"Archive" a Space

We have several Spaces that are no longer actively used. We'd like them not to appear on the Dashboard - but, we don't want to delete them and their contents.

Is there a way to accomplish this type of "archiving"?

Thanks!

1 answer

1 accepted

2 votes
Accepted answer

Hi Dave,

Editting my comment:

It seems that we had a feature request for this in our bug tracker: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONF-3921


It was fixed recently in Confluence 4.3 which added the functionality to the application:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/DOC/Archiving+a+Space

Additionally there is a plugin which can add the functionality as well:

https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.midori.confluence.plugin.archiving

I hope this helps you :)

Regards,

Rodrigo

So, if I understand the issue in the bug tracker - Atlassian considers it "fixed" because a 3rd party plugin provides the functionality...

Which, I take it, means Atlassian is not going to make this core functionality of the application?

That's disappointing, given the cost of the plugin, which is not insignificant.

Hi Dave,

I've just edited my comment with my findings. The feature was added to the application in version 4.3. So that might be interesting to you :)

Ah, yes! Much more interesting... I'm headed to the documentation now... Thanks!

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Feb 06, 2019 in Confluence

Try out the new editing experience

Hi team, I’m Avinoam, a product manager on Confluence Cloud, and today I’m really excited to let the Community know that all customers can now try out the new editing experience and see some of the ...

849 views 41 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