Confluence 4, paragraph new line


When I typ a word and press enter, a extra empty new line is added, I cannot delete it. How can I have the editor not add this extra line?

3 answers

1 accepted

2 votes
David Simpson Community Champion Oct 12, 2011

Here's how the HTML on the page will be marked up, and should help you understand a little...

Typing Enter will have this effect:

<p>previous paragraph</p>

Typing Shift+Enter will have this effect

<p>previous paragraph<br/>

Use Shift and Enter. This will create one line.



Ah ok, would have never guessed it, thanks :)

0 vote


Should also highlight that we have a feature request to change the default paragraph bahaviour. If you think that would help you, you might want to watch/vote this issue:

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Published 12 hours ago in Confluence

Think you know shares vs. @mentions in Confluence? Take this collab quiz.

To anyone who doubts that Atlassians are a little too obsessed with collaboration, and tools related thereto, let me describe a recent discussion we had (which took place on our internal Confluence, ...

95 views 2 4
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