Setting Options

As an administrator of your confluence instance you can find in the 'Confluence administration' in the left sidebar the Page Tree Creator - General Setting tab. There you can configure the Page Tree Creator general settings.

Setting

Description

Default Value

Example

Placeholder Marker*

Here you can change the Placeholder Marker, per default they are two underscores (‘__’) one for the head-marker and the other for the tail-marker.

(Below you will find a table of Placeholder Markers that you should not use.)

Head marker → '__'

Tail Marker → '__'

$$

Template Sticker

Here you can change the Template Marker, maybe there is a case you want an other template identifier. In the copy process the Template Marker will be removed.

Per default the Template Marker will be '_Template'.

Template Page Title:

→ '_Template Meeting Notes'


New Page Title:

→ 'Meeting Notes'

Use Comala Document Management

If this is checked only the published version of the page will be Copied.

Note: No effect when not installed or not used.

true

Copy Stylesheet

Copy the space stylesheets when creating a new space. The stylesheets are in Space Tools→ Look and Feel → Stylesheet

If false, no Space Stylesheet is copied and the gloabl Styleseeht is applied if one exists

true

Show Copy Page Tree

Choose under what circumstances the "Copy Page Tree" field in Page Tools should be shown.

Always

Show Copy/Create Space

Choose under what circumstances the "Create Space" and “Copy Space” field in Page Tools should be shown.

Always

Show icons in Page Tools

When activated, the PTC icon is displayed next to following Page Tools fields: "Copy Page Tree", "Create Space", “Copy Space”.

true

Space Title Instruction

Description for the space title when creating a new space with the PTC.

Helps the user to chose a correct space title.

'Empty'

Space title must contain project number

Space Key Instruction

Description for the space key when creating a new space with the PTC.

Helps the user to chose a correct space key

'Empty'

Spaces keys must be six letters starting with the project number

Template Index Status

Reindex all the templates, if not up to date anymore.

Placeholder Marker Information

There are some markers you should not use because they are part of the Confluence functions and can result in different behaviour or can be annoying while typing the new placeholder.

Character

Example how NOT to use custom marker

Function / Reason

{

{Placeholder}

Open Macro Search / Open Wiki Markup

{{

{{Placeholder}}

Monospace

!

!Placeholder!

Image / Media / Files

[

[Placeholder]

Link

// or /

//Placeholder//

Date time

|

|Placeholder|

Inserts table

@

@Placeholder@

Mention Confluence Users

_

_Placeholder_

Italic text

*

*Placeholder*

Bold  text

+

+Placeholder+

Underline  text

??

??Placeholder??

??citation??

-

-Placeholder-

Line above Text

~

~Placeholder~

Subscipt Text

^

^Placeholder^

Superscript Text