Grant anonymous access to individual pages


We have a Confluence wiki space that is _mostly_ for registered users within our organization. I have no way myself to change the user database.

I do want to share _some_ information to everyone, but I can't set the whole space open. So, I can't find anywhere where I can _add_ access to an individual page, just individually restrict access on individual pages.

Is it so that to gain what I want (give access to anonymious users to a couple of pages) I'll have to 1: grant anonoymious access globally for the space. Then 2: restrict access for most pages to registered users/groups?

This will take a while, so I hope there is a work-around somehow?

I have no access to the Confluence database nor user database. I can only add valid users from our userdb to groups in the space.

Best regards,


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As you suspect, you need to open up the space, then secure the pages you want to be hidden.

A trick I've used in a few places - move the "public" pages to another space which is deliberately completely open, and then, where the pages should appear inside a private space, pull in the public one using {include public:mypage}

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Ok. Thanks. It seems a bit costly to have to do all this. I'll look into the {include:}-function

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