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

Earn badges and make progress

You're on your way to the next level! Join the Kudos program to earn points and save your progress.

Deleted user Avatar
Deleted user

Level 1: Seed

25 / 150 points

Next: Root

Avatar

1 badge earned

Collect

Participate in fun challenges

Challenges come and go, but your rewards stay with you. Do more to earn more!

Challenges
Coins

Gift kudos to your peers

What goes around comes around! Share the love by gifting kudos to your peers.

Recognition
Ribbon

Rise up in the ranks

Keep earning points to reach the top of the leaderboard. It resets every quarter so you always have a chance!

Leaderboard

Come for the products,
stay for the community

The Atlassian Community can help you and your team get more value out of Atlassian products and practices.

Atlassian Community about banner
4,456,637
Community Members
 
Community Events
176
Community Groups

Keep links in template updated?

We've created several templates that are largely checklists. Some checklist items include a link to an existing page in the same instance of Confluence.

If a page represented by one of these links is moved or renamed, the link is broken. I understand the reasoning behind this as links are not indexed like pages are, but I'm wondering if any tools exist to report on broken links in templates?

Have others had to  address this scenario? If no tools, is there a viable workaround?

Thanks,

Darryl

2 answers

I just recently built an automated instance-wide broken link checker: Broken Links+ for Confluence

Give it a trial and shoot through any feedback or issues to support@appsplus.co

@Nathan Waters - AppsPlus ,

Thanks! When I have some time I will check it out!

Darryl

0 votes

I've tried it on my cloud instance. I created a template with links in a checklist to pages. I then created a page based on the template. Then I changed the page names of the linked pages and move some of them to other spaced. The links in the page created from the template still worked after those changes. So, from what I'm seeing it should still work.

Hi @Davin Studer ,

I'm sorry I didn't see your reply sooner.

In the scenario you've laid out I would expect things to work, as you've created a page with the template and both it and the changed page(s) will be indexed.

Our issue is the template itself, which includes links. The links in the templates break if the page they reference changes.

Darryl

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS

Atlassian Community Events