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Disable special character in space url Edited

Dear All,

When there is a special character in the url while creating a confluence page, this results in a 404 error message ( http status 400 – bad request)

Is there an option in the administrator section to disable the special characters in the url?

I like to hear it

Kind regards,




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Davin_Studer Community Leader Dec 23, 2019

You should be able to have certain special characters in the url without Confluence/Tomcat having any issues. By change is your Confluence server behind an IIS reverse proxy?

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