This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Anchors
I want to link to an anchor or heading inside a page, but that page has no Name but an pageID. What is the syntax for linking to that anchor?
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I tried it, but it didn't work. The title of my page is "This/That" and it is in the space "Galaxy". I tried both:
The result was "Page not found!"
I thought the slash in the tame is the problem, so I tried the whole thing on another page that did have a name --> the same problem!!
At the end I found out, the problem is the auto-converter of that textbox in the advanced page. Like many other auto-conversions in Confluence the mechanism only works, if your really type the page name just when you first click in the textbox. Pasting the text or having a wrong value then editing it, or even completely removing it and then re-typing the correct text don't work, you should really type without editing:
Then it works.
Alternatively you can use:
As far as I am concerned, I am trying to link an anchor from a page in an other space, so I made this link that works properly:
IDEA:Règles d'affaires (version finale)#My-Anchor
The name of my page is "Règles d'affaires (version finale)" and I know it could be renamed soon by anyone in my team and cause a broken link... :(
My question: Can I use a page ID instead of the page name to ensure that my link is never broken in the case I rename my page?
Thanks a lot!
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