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How can you unpublish pages?

I needed to see how my page looked published so I published and now want to unpublish the page so others can't see it.  How can I do that?

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Hi @Pat Hauser ,

It is always recommended to use Preview Option to see how will be page look once it is published.

Currently, you can not revert back to unpublished state and you will be able to revert  back to last version of the page.

Also you can try out a workaround to avoid duplicate pages and to have unpublished page for the same. Please try this workaround on test space or instance to check whether it will meet your requirement or not.


  1. Access the affected page
  2. Enter edit mode
  3. Copy all the page content
  4. Exit edit mode
  5. Create a new page
  6. Paste the content
  7. Do not publish the page
  8. Go back to the affected page
  9. Delete it
  10. Proceed to keep working with the newly created page



This is a bit much to just unpublish and existing page.. is there an easier way to just decommission a page without having to cut and paste content?

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