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Turn comments on or off

You can decide if you want to allow viewers to comment on your channel. 

  1. Sign in to your YouTube account on a computer.
  2. On the left, select My channel.
  3. Under your channel banner, click settings .
  4. Turn Show discussion tab on or off.
  5. If you have the discussion tab turned on, chose a comments setting:
    • Display automatically: Comments will always show on your channel.
    • Don't display until approved: Comments won't show on your channel until you approve them.

Comments are not available on private videos. If you want to allow comments on a video that's not publicly available, post an unlisted video instead.

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