How to turn off comment notifications

Updated Mar 22, 2024
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 This article describes a feature available to all Dropbox users.

You can turn off comment notifications on or the Dropbox mobile app.

To unsubscribe from comment notifications on

  1. Log in to
  2. Click the name of the file you want to disable comments on.
  3. Click the comment box icon in the top right.
  4. Click “” (ellipsis) in the comments panel.
  5. Click Unsubscribe.

To unsubscribe from comment notification in the mobile app:

  1. Open the Dropbox app. 
  2. Tap the file you want to disable comments on. 
  3. Tap the textbox that says Type a comment. 
  4. In the upper left-hand corner, tap the bell icon. If it’s blue, that means you’re subscribed to notifications.
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