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Query about Private Edit Functionality



The query is about the usage of 'Private edit' functionality in Production environment. User edited a report by doing a 'PrivateEdit' and save.
Intention was to have a personal copy of the report definition by doing 'private edit' however apparently it has affected the parent copy.

Error Messages

Not Applicable.

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create Report Definition rule and check-in.
  2. Private edit the above created report definition

Root Cause

This is a query about the specifications and functionality of the Private Edit.


It was explained, that private edit works only for the operator and the change will affect till we discard the rule.
Private edit functionality is managed by a role, so on the production level environment, the functionality is unavailable.
If we check priviledge pxAllowPrivateCheckOut, Private check out is allowed to upto Level 4 access for each rulesets.

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Published March 14, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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