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Removing a Confluence page redirect with a timeout of 0

So I goofed. I merged two pages and was trying to create a redirect page for one of the merged pages, and mistakenly set the redirect timeout to 0 seconds and set the redirect link to the redirect page. The result is the redirect page redirects to itself every zero seconds, making the page impossible to edit.

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Hi,

could you describe how you configure a "redirect page"? This doesn't seem to be a Confluence feature out of the box. Are you using any addons / macros?

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JP

I followed the instructions here: https://confluence.atlassian.com/confkb/how-to-redirect-confluence-users-to-a-new-url-976758203.html

 

Only getting the URL and time out values incorrect :-/

Hi,

oh, I got it.

You can use a link which allows directly editing the page:

https://<host_name_here>/pages/editpage.action?pageId=XXXXXXX

I assume that you can find out the pageId from the URL.

Best

JP

Yeah, I don't know the pageID. The URL I have is of the form https://<hostnamehere>/display/SOF/<friendlyname>

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Worked like a charm, thanks!

even easier
append "?redirect=False" to the url 

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