Why do links break when pages are moved

I am trying to consolidate/update/clean up our wiki spaces but every time I move a page ALL of the links break.

 

How can we stop this?

How can we fix it?

2 answers

Make sure when adding links to other Confluence content that you use either the "Search" or "Recently Viewed" functions instead of pasting a link (through "Web Link" function).  This way Confluence recognizes the actual page id, and if you rename or move the page the link will not break.

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Steven Behnke Community Champion Sep 23, 2014

Can you clarify what version of Confluence you are using? This affects my answer... @Natalie Hobson is correct in stating that you should be using the Link Wizard to create "soft" links however.

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