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

How to use the table Enhancer

  1. I am trying to insert the Table Enhancer, but I get the following error


2. Basically I want to add the Table enhancer to have auto numbering for my requirements. 

4 answers

1 vote
Steven Behnke Community Leader Feb 24, 2015

Hello Praj,

You must place a Confluence table inside the Table Enhancer macro, like so:
image2015-2-24 20:24:13.png

To set numbering, choose the appropriate option:
image2015-2-24 20:25:43.png

tick Volia!
image2015-2-24 20:26:54.png

In order to use the marco properly (and to avoids the mistake described) you need to:

  1. Select an existing table (yes, you need to creta one first).
  2. Add a macro via the toolset panel (above the content editing window, located to the right).


Hi, I have the same problem. I have a table and I want to use the table enhancer to sort it automatically. I mark the table and then choose the enhancer makro from the makro menu but it always says it does not recognize the table though it is clearly there. Any ideas how to solve this. May I note that I have used the enhancer before and it workd just fine....


This happens if you do not mark the table properly (but e.g. just put the cursor into one cell). I had the same effect ;-)

I ran into the same thing, Dorothee. What I did that worked:

* create a small table in my page using the table tool

* select that table and then add the table enhancer macro (ignore the error)

* replace the table inside the macro area with my desired table


Hope this helps.

Suggest an answer

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

Introducing Confluence Cloud and Jira Software Cloud Premium

Wherever you are in your team’s journey , our goal is to support your big ambitions. We’re a cloud-first company with the mission of unleashing the potential of every team, and to address the range ...

694 views 5 18
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