This page contains information for customers upgrading from Form Mail for Confluence (Confluence 5.4+ versions & plugin v.4.0.2 - v.4.3.2) or Form Mail NG (Confluence v.5.3 and below & plugin v.1.4.1- v.3.0.3) to the latest Forms for Confluence(v.5.0.1 onwards)
If you are moving to Forms for Confluence from Form Mail NG, please first move to Form Mail for Confluence and perform the necessary upgrade steps covered in Moving from Form Mail NG to Form Mail for Confluence. Once this has been completed, please upgrade to Forms for Confluence
If you have previously used Form Mail NG, please ensure that you have undertaken the steps covered in our guide for Moving from Form Mail NG to Form Mail for Confluence. Once you have done this, it is advised to check your existing Forms and ensure that every field has a label in the macro. it is strongly advised that all labels defined using the Mail Label macro are updated to be defined using the label parameter inside of the corresponding field macro - before removing the usage of Mail Label and upgrading.
If you're migrating from Form Mail for Confluence or Form Mail NG, please read our Upgrade Path Documentation above as well as our full release notes.
Forms for Confluence 5.0 is a major release of what was previously Form Mail for Confluence and Form Mail NG. This release brings major changes to many aspects of the add-on and we strongly advise that all users take the time to read out documentation as well as our blog post. When upgrading to 5.x of Forms for Confluence, there is a migration process that can not be easily reversed. Please read these release notes carefully before upgrading.
Download and install the latest Forms for Confluence 5.0 that will automatically upgrade your existing Forms to use the new and updated macros. If you’ve been using Form Mail NG, please follow our Upgrade Steps to move to Form Mail for Confluence first, and then upgrade to Forms For Confluence after. If you experience any complications or require support, please Contact Our Team and we’ll be happy to help. This migration can not be easily reversed and it is important to familiarise yourself with the changes in 5.0.