Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

Next challenges

Recent achievements

  • Global
  • Personal

Recognition

  • Give kudos
  • Received
  • Given

Leaderboard

  • Global

Trophy case

Kudos (beta program)

Kudos logo

You've been invited into the Kudos (beta program) private group. Chat with others in the program, or give feedback to Atlassian.

View group

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

How can I access and affect Host's DOM (parent DOM) from add-on app's iframe?

I'm developing a add-on app that can dynamically change confluence cloud pages'  background by different conditions.(insert a background image into cloud confluence pages ). 

I have investigated that I can't use a Web Resource module to introduce JavaScript files to run on pages,So I want to use Macro Modules or something else to insert iframe and run its JavaScript Code to change page background , But Because of Same Origin Policy I cannot access and affect it's parent DOM.

What am I supposed to do?

Thank you

1 answer

In the Cloud you're not supposed to access the parent DOM or run any JavaScript on the parent page. That's one of the reasons why in the Cloud apps are inside iframes in the first place. So, I'm sorry but what you want to do isn't technically possible right now.

By the way, if you have questions regarding the development of apps you should know about the Atlassian Developer Community. :)

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Posted in Confluence

What do you think is the most *delightful* Confluence feature? Comment for a prize!

- Create your own custom emoji 🔥 - "Shake for Feedback" on mobile 📱 - An endless supply of GIFs via GIPHY 🤩 Is there anything quite as nice as a pleasant surprise? Comment below with what...

402 views 23 8
Join discussion

Community Events

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

Find an event

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

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you