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Table-Transformer Creating Anchors

Hi,

I was wondering if it is possible to transform a table and add anchors to enable direct linking from other pages...

 

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Hi @David Anderson ,

The issue comes from the Cloud hosting - it's based on iFrames so the anchor macro wrapped into another macro can't be seen through the short link.

The solution will be not to use short link #anchor_name while creating links on other pages, but to use the full link format, for example, https://confluence.stiltsoft.com/display/myspace/My+Page#anchor_name.

In this case you'll be redirected to the specific anchor smoothly.

awesome..

SELECT T1.'Page' as [Feature]
,FORMATWIKI(CONCAT("[" , T1.'use case id', "|https://gobravedave.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/", T1.'Space', "/pages/", T1.'Page ID', "#", replace(T1.'Page'," ",""),"-", T1.'use case id', "]")) AS [use case id]
,T1.'use case name'
,T1.'use case description'
FROM T1

where the variables used in the building of the link are sourced by including the page metadata field.

I have used `Heading 4` text style in the target table.

 

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Note that you need to include the column with anchors in the output of the Table Transformer macro. If this column is hidden or just used for transformation or smth, the anchors won't work.

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