Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Image hyperlinking

Hi there! We've recently moved from Confluence to Confluence Cloud and I'm taking the opportunity to update my libraries, page design and structure - however in this edition of Confluence I don't seem to have the ability to hyperlink off an image.

 

I used images of documents and slide decks to help users know what to click on and always hyperlinked from image to page or pdf download - I don't seem to be able to do this here as the link icon is greyed out.... any ideas?

1 answer

0 votes
Diego Atlassian Team Oct 21, 2019

Hello there, @Dominic Benabda ! I see the “I’m new here”  tag on you, glad you came by! The more collaboration we have, the better. I hope you have a good time here in our community.

So, let us talk business. You are right, creating links using images as a “mask” for the link itself is no longer possible with the new Fabric editor. We noticed this and raised this request to take care of this:

There is a workaround to it. The workaround, however, does include third-party applications to make it possible.

I would advise you to vote and watch the report linked above. Voting helps to increase the report’s visibility and watching will keep you up to date with everything posted there.

Let us hear from you, Dominic!

Thanks Diego, going to spend some time looking through the workaround - appreciate for the assistance.

I'm looking to do this as well. Have you found a workaround @Dominic Benabda ?

Hey Anna, the only workaround I've used is pretty naff... I'm reusing old image with links from our server edition of Confluence and copy/pasting them where needed. New pages and content doesn't work so well, so we really need this update to be completed!!!

I see, thanks for sharing. Hope they do fix this soon. It's a big hurdle that prevents us from creating more engaging interactive wiki content. 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Jira

Admins, notify your Jira instance of system-wide changes with the new admin announcement banner

Hi All! We’re excited to share the launch of an announcement banner that lets Jira site administrators communicate directly to their users across their  Jira Cloud instance.  ...

799 views 17 21
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you