Empty page after copy

Hi, we have a problem after copying a page in confluence. The new page body is empty. This happens for all copy operations with different browsers. We can't see any logfile entries.

What can we do? Our Confluence Version is 5.9.8.


4 answers

change the loglvl

do you have enough rights?
what about customlayouts, macros or plugins?

Hi, I have enough rights (sysadmin). The error occurs also when I create a new empty Page. I can only set the title, no body text. When I save and edit the page, I can work as usual. We have some Plugins installed. For what modul should I enable the logging?



Hi Volker, do you have a test-instance? can you try to disable all plugins over the UPM (safe mode)?

as i too dont know which loggin you have to set high, i would go for "Log4j Logging" and set it to "Diagnostic", a grep for "copypage" should do the rest.

pleas be aware that it could cause high load and will "spam" alot into your logfile.


ps. dont forget to set it back to "Producation" after your done^^

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Dec 18, 2018 in Confluence Cloud

Happy holidays from our team to yours!

Hi Community!  2018 was filled with changes for our team, both big and small, and we've taken a lot of time to both celebrate our wins and recognize areas of improvement. One thing that we're a...

477 views 3 18
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