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Delete page in author should auto unpublish the page


Community Advisor


Request for Feature Enhancement (RFE) Summary: Delete page in author should auto unpublish the page.
Use-case: Content authors who are new to AEM are deleting the pages without unpublishing them, assuming it will reflect the on actual site. Page is deleted in author but not in publish or in live site.
Current/Experienced Behavior: Deleting page on author stays on author without unpublishing it.
Improved/Expected Behavior: Expected it to auto publish the page if author deletes the page.
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Employee Advisor


This should be part of the product since a long time (CQ 5.3 or so). Can you describe how one could achieve the situation you described? Thanks!


Community Advisor


@Jörg_Hoh , @kautuk_sahni,  I have just tested and working as expected. Our business teams, authors are new to AEM and they reported it few times. I will check and update exact scenario as it happed few times.




Marking this as duplicate as it is already part of the product. We can change this if there are some new findings from your side. 

Status changed to: Duplicate