Multiple people updating a page, different color for each user

Hi, is there away to simulate the Track Changes that word has? For example, if we have 3 people making updates to 1 document/page, can the individual peoples contributions automatically be created in a different color?

Or any other thoughts on how to best track changes visualy on the page (not going to version control)?

Thanks!

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Hi there Simon, sadly in Confluence there is no such feature, it has one form of file comparison only (Red = content deletions, Green = additions, Blue = changes).

Considering that, there's not many options available. Perhaps you could write a plugin to create this functionality, or open a request for the Confluence developers in the Confluence project at jira.atlassian.com.

There's this page, which gives a comparison of various diffing functionality available in wiki products: http://blog.jnolen.com/2005/02/11/wiki-diff/

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