When activating the Jetpack module called Jetpack Comments, you will see the following banner after activation:
This actually clearly states how to disable it. But for some reason it took me a long time to find it, so I thought I’d write a post about it.
As stated in the banner, you need to go to the Jetpack modules page and click on “Learn More”:
The “Deactivate” option will then be displayed:
The reason I couldn’t find it for a while is that a new area called “Jetpack Comments” is made visible and I was thus only looking at this area. But the “Deactivate” button is shown next to the “Learn More” button:
Just click on this button and Jetpack Comments will be deactivated.
By the way, after activating this module, there were absolutely no change on my site. So that’s the reason I deactivated it again. I just didn’t feel like trying to find out why it didn’t work…