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Recently, I have received the following comment.

When submitting your revised manuscript, you will be able to respond to the comments made by the reviewer(s) in the space provided. You can use this space to document any changes you make to the original manuscript.

Furthermore, I have received the original manuscript (in .pdf) as an attachment. The attached manuscript is highlighted with some red color underlined pop-ups messages.

I am having a doubt regarding the space. What is the space the editor is talking about? Is it the space specified in the original manuscript, or do I need to incorporate the same using a new response sheet.

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    It sounds like the resubmission form will include a text box where you can write your response. – Jessica B Apr 11 '17 at 5:41
  • Does resubmission form means the space specified as a pop-up in the original manuscript. – M S Apr 11 '17 at 6:14
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    Sounds like a relic from the times when submission were handled on actual paper. – Wrzlprmft Apr 11 '17 at 12:01
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    The info you added was put in wrong place. I edited it to make it right. Also, I vote to re-open the question. – scaaahu Apr 11 '17 at 13:29
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    The format of the referee report doesn't matter. What matters is the format of the re-submission process. – Jessica B Apr 12 '17 at 6:20