Exporting a page in Confluence results in 'Your request could not be processed because a required security token was not present in the request' error
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Attempting to export a page/space fails with the error message "Your request could not be processed because a required security token was not present in the request".
The following REST call fails in the browser console due to compressed HTTP requests:
GET http://HOST/ContextPath/includes/js/ajax.js Uncaught ReferenceError: getXmlHttp is not defined
- Go to Confluence Administration > General Configuration
- Click the "Edit" button
- Uncheck the "Compress HTTP Responses"
- Click Save button