Confluence: Mass upload new user

Hi All,

First off I'm a noob to confluence. I try searching but i only found stuff for JIRA for this but nothing for confluence.

I am working on confluence. We have hundreds of new users to add. Is there a way to mass add users (e.g. through a script and data file), other than going through the Administrator screen and adding them one at a time?

Thanks all for answering,

Duy

2 answers

Hi Duy,

it depends, when they are all part of a directory like AD or LDAP, you can add the whole directory via the adminscreen.

If not, I'n not sure, if there is a plugin available doing this.

But, if you hava JIRA running, you can use jira for usermanagment in confluence and add all the users to JIRA.

Regards Steve

I'm not using AD or LDAP. I dont' think i have JIRA either. I guess this will have to be a manaual process.

Thanks for helping.

~Duy

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Nov 29, 2018 in New to Confluence

How to use Confluence Cloud for stakeholder management

Most of us don’t need much convincing that stakeholder management is important. It just makes sense that keeping everyone in-the-know on projects and assigning clearly defined roles is key to having ...

1,168 views 4 6
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

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

Find a group

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

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you