STRAPI V4 Record Locking Plugin

Hey I am editing, don't change my content! Plugin

Plugin for locking records so that only one person can edit them at a time.

Notum STRAPI Plugin Record locking

Plugin in action

Main benefits

This plugin provides the ability to stop data loss when two users are editing the same record in STRAPI v4

Have only one user editing one record at a time

Clearly shows you who is the other user editing the record

How to install

npm i @notum-cz/strapi-plugin-record-locking
yarn add @notum-cz/strapi-plugin-record-locking

Read before installation

You need to create/modify file config/plugins.js with

module.exports = ({ env }) => ({
 "record-locking": {
    enabled: true,

Road map

  • ✨ Option to choose specific collection types
  • ✨ Add a "Takeover" button
  • ✨ Possibility to choose roles prioritization (Author cannot Takover SuperAdmin)

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