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Managing discussion creation for repositories in your organization

You can choose the permission levels that members require to create discussions in repositories owned by your organization.

Organization owners can manage discussion creation for repositories owned by the organization.

Allowing or disallowing users with read access to create discussions

By default, organization members with read access can create discussions if a repository administrator or organization owner enables discussions for a repository owned by the organization.

  1. In the top right corner of GitHub.com, click your profile photo, then click Your organizations. Your organizations in the profile menu

  2. Next to the organization, click Settings. The settings button

  3. In the "Access" section of the sidebar, click Member privileges.

  4. Under "Repository discussions", select or deselect Allow users with read access to create discussions. Checkbox to allow people with read access to create discussions

  5. Click Save. "Save" button for discussions settings

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