Add labels to existing template

When I create a new template there is a label button at the bottom to add labels. 

When I try to edit an existing template this button is not there, and I can't find any way to add a label to an existing template. 

It might be relevant that this is a meeting notes blueprint template. 

How can I add default labels to a template?

Confluence Version 5.7.1

Thanks. 

3 answers

1 vote
Steven Behnke Community Champion Jan 06, 2016

Perhaps I missed it when you first posted, but you cannot change labels on templates provided by Blueprints, such as Meeting Notes, Product Requirements, or Decisions. 

I believe this feature request represents your current issue – https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONF-29447

If you would want this done, you would have to customize the Blueprint jar file yourself and recompile it, I'd imagine. It shouldn't be tremendously difficult but it's a customization. 

Thanks, that makes sense. As it is, the labels are just being used for generating task lists, which I can do by place instead.

Steven Behnke Community Champion Jan 06, 2016

Yes, but those options for generating task lists are new, (in this space, under this page). The labels used to be the only way.

0 votes
Steven Behnke Community Champion Jan 05, 2016

Hi! Can you please comment or edit your post to indicate what version of Confluence you're referring to?

Just updated.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Tuesday in Confluence

Confluence Admin Certification now $150 for Community Members

More and more people are building their careers with Atlassian, and we want you to be at the front of this wave! Important Dates Start the Certification Prep Course by 2 April 2019 Take your e...

203 views 2 10
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

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

Find a group

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

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you