Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Header of table cannot be copied (server)

Dear community,

we have faced the following problems, which hinders our customers from copying attributes from certain tables:

As you can see below hereheader cannot be copied.png , the heading row (PLOT_FK) cannot be copied individually. 

As you cann see here heading row can be copied.png, this doesn't happen for every table. Yet, we chose the same format, and the second table with "interface" in the first column, is located in the same space as "PLOT_FK". 

We'd be happy if you could help out here!

Many thanks.

Kristin

1 answer

0 votes
Charlie Misonne Community Leader Feb 11, 2021

The Confluence editor is/ was not great, especially when copy-pasting tables.
It got better in more recent versions but still, what you're trying to achieve is simply not possible.

It should work better when you're in the page edit mode. I tested on v7.3.4 and I'm able to copy table headers just fine when in edit mode.

Here is a feature request you can vote for: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFSERVER-56411

Thanks, Charlie! The problem for us still remains outside the edit mode. Since our customers cannot "edit", they must copy tables from the wiki page itself and hence, the issue is unresolved for us.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Confluence

Confluence Mythbusters: Does Atlassian even use Confluence?

Hi, Confluence collaborators! As part of #Confluence-Collaboratory month, we’ve created a very special Mythsbusters segment, where we're dive into an interesting myth and uncover the truth behind i...

1,366 views 7 28
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you