Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

Next challenges

Recent achievements


  • Give kudos
  • My kudos


  • Global

Trophy case

Kudos (beta program)

Kudos logo

You've been invited into the Kudos (beta program) private group. Chat with others in the program, or give feedback to Atlassian.

View group

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Display confluence page content only

Hi there,


is it possible to display the content of a page ONLY.

That means no header, no sidebar and that stuff. Just the page content is need.


Why would you do this?

I'm trying to implement a help popup where the content is stored in confluence.


3 answers

1 accepted

Comments for this post are closed

Community moderators have prevented the ability to post new answers.

Post a new question

4 votes
Answer accepted

Yep, you sure can. Create a user macro with the below code. Then put the user macro on the page that you want to only show the content on. Finally access the page and add ?frameable=true to the end of the url.

## Developed by: Davin Studer
## Date created: 04/02/2015
## @noparams
#if($req.getParameter('frameable') == "true")
#header, #footer, .ia-splitter .ia-splitter-left {display: none !important;}
#main {margin-left: 0 !important; border: 0 !important;}
body {background: #FFFFFF !important;}

Update 6/8/2018: fixed html encoding

Hi Davin! You're my HERO! Thank you so muche! Very appreciated! Cheers,Mario

Awesome! Simple and highly functional! Thanks!

I want a solution that will work on a lot of pages at once without inserting into every one. I am embedding using an iframe.

Davin Studer Community Leader Oct 18, 2016

You can do that with the above user macro as well. Just create the user macro and then add the macro to the page decorator in Confluence Admin -> Layouts. Probably the Page Layout decorator would be the one you would put it into. Then it will be added to every page and every page could be iframed.

Like Simon Jarvis likes this

I have some problem with a calendar in this case. It disappears on page by url  with ?frameable=true. How can I fix it. Thanks.

Afternoon! Is there a way to do this without creating a macro? (user macros are disabled - or I can't find out how to make them - here)

I've tried using CSS, but it didn't work:

.theme-header { display:none !important; }

Whoops. Looks like I'm looking at the theme header. Which is what I want to remove, just for one page, the front page. I have a nav bar in it which is pointless on the front page, and that's large anyway.

I'll keep searching!



Sorted it.

I had my IDs and classes mixed up, so ... err ... I'll get mi' coat:

#theme-header { display:none !important; }

Boom. Single page. Theme header removed.

This is exactly what i am after but i cant make it work.. sorry, new to confluence macros.. so i have added a user macro and pasted in the code above.

When i add ?frameable=true to my URL, where the Macro is on the page, i see the below but i can still see nav.  Is there a setting on the macro i need to set so this code is 'rendered' in the page output?  ive tried different options to no avail.. any help appreciated


Davin Studer Community Leader Jun 08, 2018

This was converted from the old Atlassian Answers site. When they did that the encoding of code blocks got borked a bit. I'll fix the above code.

posted in wrong place, and cant delete?

Does this not work if you're using a theme?




Community showcase
Asked in Jira Service Desk

Calling all Insight users, we need your help!

Hello Insight users,  As part of our (Mindville's) acquisition by Atlassian, our training team is looking to build some new Insight training materials. It would really helpful if you can ...

164 views 1 1
View question

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you