Confluence : userkey to usre name convrsion


I need to translate <ri:user ri:userkey="xxxxxxx" />  to user name using REST api. I am geting <ri:user ...> element when get storage of confluence content using following REST call.

To convert to user, i tried following

but it returned user not exists error message

{"errorMessages":["The user with the key 'xxxxxxx' does not exist"],"errors":{}}



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Hi Munjai,

Instead of using this rest call, you can use this one below to get the user key and username for the page:


I hope this helps!



Thanks Rodrigo, I got clue from above and solved it using different view

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