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Add rows with data to existing page/table in confluence



I have a page on confluence which mostly contains only a table with rows. Each row is relative to a certain product update, and gives the following (example):



| Date              | Name                 | Description                               |


| 2021-04-14 | Saint Maxime  | An awesome day of course! |

| 2021-04-01 | April Fool         | Lorem ips... just kidding.        |




And so, I would like to be able to update this page by adding a row to this existing table at the top :) The thing is, I am currently reading your documentation and I am not sure to fully understand how can I achieve such action?





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Thomas Deiler Community Leader Apr 28, 2021

Dear @Maxime GUITTET ,

welcome to the community!

You could do with the REST API and write a script around that does following

  1. Read (REST) the page with the table
  2. Manipulate the body information by inserting a row on top
  3. Update (REST) the page with the new body.

You could then call the script for example with:

script 2021-05-01 "Alice and Bob" "The cat is dead"

You could even hide the script behind a webserver so that you could call it with:

I recommend PHP for this - its very simple.

So long


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