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Add instructional text to templates using the new editor

Hi all,

Do you know how I can add instructional text to a template when using the new Confluence editor?

I cannot find the option in this  new version.

Thank you

 

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Dominic Lagger Community Leader Jan 17, 2020

Hi @efg 

You can add an instructional text by adding a placeholder text:

placeholder_text.png

Regards, Dominic

This is out of date. There is no 'Placeholder text' or 'instructional text' options in macros available.

Hi @efg 

This is still correct. 

It could be that you are in the "normal" editor and not the template editor.

The "Placeholder text" is only available in the template editor, not in the normal editor.

Regards

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