Confluence Hide Macro

Hi All,

 

I have seen the macro's self-referenced documentation: https://bobswift.atlassian.net/wiki/display/RUN/Hide+Macro

I want to use the macro to hide content from all but a few individuals. I tried using

literal = false
showif = myname:$user

but the content stays hidden.

Please provide a reference to examples hiding or showing content based on user identity.

 

 

Many Thanks!

Akash

2 answers

You could try the Visibility macro from ServiceRocket. It works for me.

The Hide macro works with regex matching and you are not going to get a match of myname with $user as both are text values unless you have this included in a run macro where user is one of your user defined variables. 

Milo's answer is appropriate if you are just changing view of content based on users and groups.

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