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Posts in 2023

  • WikiTraccs 1.2.2

    Saturday, May 20, 2023 in Releases

    Macro Ignore List to exclude macros from the migration This release of WikiTraccs introduces the Macro Ignore List. Use the Macro Ignore List to remove certain macros from the Confluence migration to SharePoint. This is useful for macros that are …

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  • WikiTraccs 1.1.1

    Friday, May 19, 2023 in Releases

    More Migration Progress Insights With this release WikiTraccs will generate progress log files giving more detailed insights into the migration progress. Which pages have been migrated from Confluence to SharePoint? Which pages are left? Which pages …

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  • Ignoring macros when migrating pages from Confluence to SharePoint

    Friday, May 19, 2023 in News

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    Note The Macro Filter is available as of WikiTraccs v1.2.0. Why do I need a macro ignore list? Certain Confluence macros are only visible when editing a wiki page. Often WikiTraccs can see those macros and migrates them to the SharePoint page - …

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  • Registering WikiTraccs as app in Azure AD

    Wednesday, April 12, 2023 in News

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    I recently got the following inquiry about WikiTraccs: Please explain again briefly what the Tenant ID and Azure Client IDs are and how to acquire them. This request is not the first of its kind and totally understandable. It refers to the following …

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  • The art of positioning images - part 2 of 2

    Tuesday, March 21, 2023 in News

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    Update October 22, 2023: Microsoft broke it Mid-2023 Microsoft started upgrading the editor behind the text web part and broke adjacent images in the process. Read more here: Broken inline image positioning in SharePoint. This blog post is the …

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  • The art of positioning images - part 1 of 2

    Sunday, March 12, 2023 in News

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    This blog post is the first of a two-parter about images in the context of a Confluence to SharePoint migration: Part One: Why is image positioning important and which options do I have in Confluence and SharePoint? (this post) Part Two: What do …

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  • Confluence Page Tree in SharePoint

    Sunday, March 05, 2023 in News

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    How to create a dynamic page tree in SharePoint? That is a question I hear time and time again. Pages in SharePoint have no hierarchy (in contrast to Confluence). All modern pages are basically stored at the same level in the Site Pages Library. Ever …

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  • What about those Confluence Macros?

    Sunday, February 26, 2023 in News

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    Let’s start with something that has different meanings depending on context. Content Page content for space owners might encompass everything on and around a Confluence page: text, macros, attachments, metadata and maybe also comments and …

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  • What to expect from WikiTraccs?

    Sunday, February 19, 2023 in News

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    I often demo WikiTraccs to potential customers. Those demos spark discussions around the future structure, navigation patterns, usage scenarios, and more. These are all topics that need to be worked on in the context of a migration project. …

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  • New attachments macro transformation

    Sunday, January 15, 2023 in News

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    WikiTraccs migrates a snapshot of the attachments macro The Confluence attachments macro shows a list of page attachments, which looks like this: A Confluence page with attachments macro. WikiTraccs now transforms this macro to a table in the target …

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