Copying a page using the Sidekick fails, generating a 'Could not
copy page' error message.
Revised May 24, 2017
The Copy page tool in Sidekick now includes the current page location as the default as it did in AEM 5.6.
Normally authors can use the Copy tool in the Sidekick to make a duplicate of the current page.
With the new version 6.1, this tool can now fail, generating a 'Could not copy page' error message.
The tool still works, but the tool has been changed. The To field is no longer prefilled with the current UBCMS location, and if the field is left blank, the tool will attempt to copy the page into the 'root' folder, which is not allowed.
Nb. the Copy tool in the Site Admin Console still functions
similar to the previous version, with prefilled information.
We have forwarded this to Adobe.
As a workaround, complete the To field. Here are some suggested methods:
Requests submitted by the online forms will be triaged quickly by the UBCMS Help Desk.
Also, consult the
documentation provided by Adobe Day, the vendor of the
Please note that some of the vendor instructions may not
apply and some features may not be available, as the UBCMS has been
modified to suit the needs of the UB community.