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    Comment

    Comments are messages created on files. Comments can be made independently or created as responses to other comments

    Base
    Mini
    Standard

    This resource has a few variations that can be encountered when using the API.

    The fields that are part of the standard variant are generally returned when the resource is requested via its own API endpoints. For example, when retrieving a file by ID, it will return these fields unless the fields parameter has been specified.

    string
    11446498

    The unique identifier for this object

    string
    comment

    Value is always "comment"

    string / date-time
    2012-12-12T10:53:43-08:00

    The time this comment was created

    A mini user object representing the author of the comment

    true

    Whether or not this comment is a reply to another comment

    The object this comment was placed on

    string
    @Aaron Levie these tigers are cool!

    The text of the comment, as provided by the user

    string / date-time
    2012-12-12T10:53:43-08:00

    The time this comment was last modified

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    Response Example

    {
      "id": 11446498,
      "type": "comment",
      "is_reply_comment": true,
      "message": "@Aaron Levie these tigers are cool!",
      "created_by": {
        "id": 11446498,
        "type": "user",
        "name": "Aaron Levie",
        "login": "ceo@example.com"
      },
      "created_at": "2012-12-12T10:53:43-08:00",
      "modified_at": "2012-12-12T10:53:43-08:00",
      "item": {
        "id": 11446498
      },
      "tagged_message": "@[1234567:Aaron Levie] these tigers are cool!"
    }