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Error - The markup provided is not valid link markup - when trying to add a link to a wiki page

This feature was working. When I try to insert a link to another wiki page (Insert, Advanced), I type [ and automatically get The markup provided is not valid link markup.

No matter what I type after the [ symbol or even if I type a word (of a page title I know exists) and press Control+Shift+K, nothing happens.

Is there something in Confluence that I removed or changed by accident to cause this problem now.

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Hello Lorettar,

What version of Confluence are you using? We are going to need that in order to try to replicate this behavior.

4.3.2 - Not sure if it is related, but I had two plugins from Bob Swift Software - Excel Plugin and Table Sorter Library. I installed them and did not like them so I disabled. That is only thing I am aware of, that changed in Confluence. Thanks.

I'm having this issue. Confluence 5.7

This can be caused by a leading space in the markup string (i.e., a space before a document name to which you wish to link).

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