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Add bookmarks to exports

Nils Bier

Nils Bier Last update: Nov 7, 2018

To follow this guide, you must first install the Scroll Exporter Extensions add-on

You must install the Scroll Exporter Extensions add-on to use the option outlined in this guide.

You can add bookmarks to exported files using the Scroll Bookmark macro.

Bookmarks are added in the form of named destinations

The Scroll Bookmark macro does not insert bookmarks that can be accessed in the TOC to the exported PDF files – but rather creates 'named destinations' that can be used in links to the PDF file to directly jump to a certain position in the exported PDF.

To add a bookmark, simply insert the Scroll Bookmark macro on your Confluence page and enter a bookmark ID. This will be the title of the bookmark in your exported document.

Bookmark name must start with a letter

IDs must begin with a letter ([A-Za-z]) followed by any number of letters, digits ([0-9]), hyphens ("-"), underscores ("_"), and periods (".").

Now, bookmarks will be added to the exports in the locations where you added the macros.

You can then easily setup links to these bookmarks in your Word file by highlighting your chosen text, right-clicking and selecting: Hyperlink > This document. A list of the available bookmarks will then be displayed: 

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