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User Macro and Properties Report

I try to use the User Macro given in this question :

It works fine on the page but if I put the macro in a [Page Property] macro, the links are not visible on the page properties report.

I modify the code to display the content of $incLinks variable : it contains links on the page (even inside Page Property macro) but it's empty in the page properties index.

Anyone has an idea ?

Thanks !

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This is one I wrote a couple years ago. I works for me with page properties and the report macro.

Macro Name:

Macro Title:
Referring Content

Macro Body Processing:
No macro body


## Developed by: Davin Studer
## Date created: 06/26/2014
## @noparams


#set($pages = $linkManager.getReferringContent($content))

#if($pages.size() > 0)
<ul class="referring-content-links">
#foreach($page in $pages)
    #if (!$page.isDeleted())
    <li><a href="$page.getUrlPath()">$page.getTitle()</a></li>

Thanks for this quick answer. It works perfectly !

Like Davin Studer likes this

Here is a user macro solution to get incoming links based on the page property reports - where you can show the metadata that has been identified from the source page on the destination page of a link. It is a little hacky as it relies on matching the page title with the contents of the source page:

This could be enhanced by adding parameters to identify the labels, but I haven't tested that yet.

## Macro title: Incoming link with page properties
## Macro has a body: Y
## Body processing: Rendered
## Output: A list of incoming pages including the identified page properties from the source pages

## Developed by: Roberte
## Date created: 20/01/2021
## Installed by: Roberte

<ac:structured-macro ac:name="detailssummary" ac:schema-version="2" ac:macro-id="39fcccb8-78b8-4341-afb1-e5fd86a9f38e">
<ac:parameter ac:name="firstcolumn">Page title</ac:parameter>
<ac:parameter ac:name="headings">YOUR DESIRED PAGE PROPERY FIELDS</ac:parameter>
<ac:parameter ac:name="cql">label = "LABELNAME" and text ~ "$content.title"</ac:parameter>

 Just wanted to share this as I have often used solutions from within this forum. Hope it will be useful for others!

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