Edit Confluence page to display message/info box

Hi,

I am looking for a way to display a red info macro or custom html at the top of my confluence space pages, and only in cases it's tagged with a specific label.  For example, if a page label includes "techonly" then I want the message box to be displayed and text with something like "Only a technician can assist with this issue"  

I looked a little at the decorator macros and found the #helpicon() but couldn't make it render even while testing.  

Any ideas on how to accomplish?  Good place for info?  

Thanks in advance.

1 answer

Well I can't give you an answer, but some suggestions on how to solve this. I would write a user macro that displays  panel macro (or note), if a label is present on the page (fairly straightforward). And I will point you to another answer that should give you a starting point on how to read labels on a page.

https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/186568

Now this means the macro has to be added to each page, a bit of pain. But it could be made part of a template when creating a page.

Thanks Bill! (sorry for the delayed response!)I like the idea of adding the usermacro to the "main" template for the space.  Is there a special way to call it or a specific area to call it, like just after body?  ...a lot going on in there. 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Oct 24, 2018 in Confluence

Atlassian Research opportunity with Confluence templates

Do you use templates with Confluence? Take part in a remote 1-hr workshop. You'll receive USD $100 for your time!   We're looking for people to participate in a   remote 1-hr workshop...

1,147 views 20 14
Join discussion

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