If you would like to move from the Page Approvals app to Approvals for Confluence, please follow the steps below:

Migration Instructions

Open the Confluence Administration Settings and access Approval Configuration (A)

Accessing Confluence Administrator settings

Click the Migration (B) option in the Approvals for Confluence settings, as shown below.

Accessing the Migration tool in Approvals for Confluence

Next, click Start Migration (C) to begin migrating your existing data from Page Approvals to the Approvals for Confluence app.

Starting the migration process in Approvals for Confluence

This will begin the migration process which could take several minutes. A notification window will appear when the migration process is complete.

After completion, if you access any page that previously used Page Approvals, you will see the approval status (D) in the byline now contains the migrated data.

Approvals being displayed in a pop-up window on a Confluence page