optional word break, define where long words are allowed to break

Hello,

I have tables with long words like "Notlichtbetriebsgerät" which bloat the table column.To avoid this I would like to define certain points where these long words are allowed to break. I thought I could use &shy, <wbr> or &#8203 for this.

But how does that work in confluence? How can I enter such code? Or is there another way to get some sort of optional word break?

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Hello Steffen,

My first idea was to use the confluence source editor to add that html directly to the page.

https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.atlassian.confluence.plugins.editor.confluence-source-editor

On adding these tags It looks like they are actually stripped out of the editor on page save.

I have created the following bug on your behalf.

https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/SOURCE-83

Please visit this issue and att your voice to the conversation by voting in the top right corner. I will attach this post to the issue to further increase it's visibility to our developers.

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