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How do I insert a non breaking space?

How do I insert a non breaking space using the Confluence editor? I use version 4.2.2.

In older versions (3.x.x) it was possible to switch to markup mode and insert   but markup mode is no longer available.



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Deleted user Sep 19, 2012

From the toolbar click Insert, then select Symbol. The no-break space is the first symbol. A bit difficult to see since, for obvious reasons, you can't see it.

Like Siarhei Krukau likes this

Insert, Symbol, no-break space inserts a normal space for me, not a  . But inserting an ampersand does insert an &. Has anyone else encountered this?

Like David Wallace likes this

Yeah, this answer doesn't work at all.  It inserts an ordinary space, not a non-breaking one.

No, Ctrl-Shift-Space does not work.  Nor does Alt-0160.

The only thing I found that would work is to open Microsoft Word, type a non-breaking space there, then copy-paste it across to Confluence.  This gets tedious after a while.

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