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Tip of the Day:January 27
sasCommunity Tip of the Day
In SAS® release 9.1.3, the sasdemo account was required as one of the five administrative accounts for SAS BI/EBI deployments. As the name implies, that account is used for demonstration purposes, and can also used to test the initial installation. In release 9.2 the account is no longer a required account.
As a Best Practice, the sasdemo account should not be used for development of real reports or by users as a production status account. The BI/EBI platform uses user- and role-based security, and the sasdemo account is not intended for such uses. Its use to develop reports can cause problems later on, e.g.,
If you must, use the sasdemo account for demonstration purposes. But do not grant it special privileges or use it for real work.
Submitted By Don Henderson
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