Variable list is not displayed in the page


I'm a beginners with Confluence and i encounter an issue.

In my template Product Requirement, in the page properties, i added a variable with list.

In the preview, everything is ok, i can see the list of values.

But when i enter a product requirement in edit mode, the firld is blanck.

Any idea ?

Thansk in advance.

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Hey Manu,

This might be a bug, could you please tell us which version of Confluence you are using and if it's Clustered or not?

Thanks and Regards,
David|Atlassian Support

Hi David,

I'm using the last 5.4.4 version, downloaded version too.


Hey Manu,

I tested this locally and it's indeed a bug, I raised a BUG to address this missbehaviour:

Please make sure to vote for that issue and mark yourself as a watcher, also add

your thoughts in there so it can increase the bug relevance :).

Thanks and Regards,
David|Atlassian Support

Ok thanks !

hello, I have the same happening. We use 5.4.3

I actually don't know what is the meaning of Clustered, sorry. If it means Downloade, then yes, downloaded version.

I have 2 things to report: when I edit the template, click on add variables, I see the line variables suggestion, but no variable is actually suggested.

When I save, the template includes the variable, but this doesn't show up.

Let me know if I have to report the bug in your jira. Thanks


The above bug I mentioned to Manu also applies on version 5.4.3, regarding your second behaviour, sometimes I hit that one so just try saving the template and edditing again (that should do the trick ;)).

Thanks and Regards,
David|Atlassian Support

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