The SAS Comment Manager can be used
by SAS Web applications to capture user comments. For example, in
SAS Web Report Studio, the FileComments
menu item enables
users to add comments to reports and graphs.
By default, all users
who can log on to an application that uses the SAS Comment Manager
can view and create comments. As an administrator, you might also
want to edit and delete comments. Editing and deleting comments are
considered administrative functions.
To edit and delete comments,
you must belong to the predefined role, Comments:Administrator. This
role includes the capabilities of editing or deleting comments. Users
that have a need to edit or delete comments should be assigned to
Due to possible conflicts
that can occur when multiple users delete comments in the same comment
thread, the best practice is to limit the number of users to just
To edit or delete a
comment, follow these steps:
Select the comment in
the left pane of SAS Comment Manager.
To edit the comment,
in the right pane, click Edit
. An Edit
page opens in which you can make changes. When
you are finished, click Save
To delete the comment,
in the right pane, click Delete
. You are
prompted to confirm the deletion.
The following figure
shows an example of SAS Comment Manager with a comment displayed.
SAS Comment Manager