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3219837 - How to add Comments to Story widgets


  • When using the Comment Widget from the Story menu, we get the message "Commenting is not supported for embedded models"
  • How to add comments to Story widgets or components


SAP SuccessFactors People Analytics

Reproducing the Issue

1. Create a New Story

2. After defining the data source, in the Story Designer add a Comment Widget from the Insert menu

Result: Comment Widget is not supported


Comment widget is not supported for Stories


You can add comments to each widget instead via the Actions (...) menu > Add > Comment.  

1. Select the widget to add a comment to

2. Click on the Actions button (...) and select Add

3. Select Comment

4. Input a comment and click on Add Comment.

Result: Comment will be associated to the Wdiget and can be viewed either through Display menu > Comment Mode or by clicking that comment icon in the widget.


story comments, widget comments, comment widget, commenting, people analytics comments , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-SAC-SDS , Story Designer - Story & Formatting , Problem


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