Trash or Log for deleted Attachments like it exists for Pages

hi together,

we have the following situation: our confluence is not restricted so every user is able to do most things like creating pages/editing pages and delete pages. if a user deletes a page the space admin is able to restore it.

but right now we have a problem with the attachments. the attachments on a page are versioned. thats fine, but: if a user deletes an attachment, this is gone forever. there is no trash where a space admin is able to restore that attachment nore a log that tells me which user deleted this attachment.

my only idea would be: let only the space admins delete attachments. so if a user want to delete a attachment he has to request the space admin to delete this attachment.

does anyone knows another solution that is more user friendly but also lets an admin tell the CEO: hey that attachment was deleted by user xyz?



1 answer

This widget could not be displayed.

Hi Dirk,

Actually it's not possible to move attachments to trash. We have a improvement for that already: I suggest to vote and watch.

As for attachments permissions, you can set that in Confluence space permissions and state if a person or group can add or remove attachments for that space:

Hope that helps! :)



Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Monday in Confluence

Why start from scratch? Introducing four new templates for Confluence Cloud

Hi my Community friends!  For those who don't know me, I'm a product marketer on the Confluence Cloud team - nice to meet you! For those of you who do, you know that I've been all up in your Co...

485 views 6 6
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you