Moderating conversations creates a welcoming community for all contributors to your project by promoting healthy collaboration and de-escalating conflict. You can apply your community's code of conduct to discussions by editing and deleting comments and locking conversations.

Editing a comment

People with write access to a repository can edit comments on issues, pull requests, and commits. Organization owners, team maintainers, and the comment author can edit a comment on a team page.

Deleting a comment

People with write access to a repository can delete comments on issues, pull requests, and commits. Organization owners, team maintainers, and the comment author can delete a comment on a team page.

Locking conversations

When heated discussions or flame wars break out, you can lock conversations on issues, pull requests, and commits permanently or until cooler heads prevail.

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