Does Confluence (v 5.7) notify watchers via e-mail about new attachments?


In our older instance of Confluence (v 3.5.13) it is completely normal that a watcher of a page or space gets a notification if someone attaches an attachment to a page.

I've recently installed version 5.7 and watchers don't receive any notifications about new attachments. Is it normal? Is there a way to turn it on? Of course I have already properly configured SMTP server (tested and working). Other notifications (for example about page edits) are working fine. Only attachments seems off.

Any suggestions would be appreciated.





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Suren Raj Atlassian Team Mar 16, 2015

Hi Bartek, 

We have created a bug report for this issue:

We sincerely apologize for any inconveniences cause by this bug and we hope we would be able to fix it as soon as possible. We highly recommend you to watch the mentioned bug to get the latest update and you may also place a comment explaining your experiences and concerns about this bug. Please see our Atlassian Bug Fixing Policy for a description on how Atlassian approaches bug fixing. 


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