How do I troubleshoot iframe macro?

I have used the example in the article, and while I can successfully do html include macro to show, if I put it in the iframe in html macro, it shows nothing.

If I put /dashboard.action info the iframe, it does work, just not any external.  Whitelist is turned off at this time.


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Hi Mark, 

If you are on 5.8.15+ of Confluence, this is likely due to a security fix implemented to prevent clickjacking.See Confluence pages in iFrame no longer display after upgrading to 5.8.15 for a workaround. Note, that following the workaround will make your Confluence instance vulnerable to clickjacking so we don't recommend implementing. Follow at your own risk. 

Jennifer Bennett | Confluence Support 

Unfortunately, that link results in 403 forbidden.  Is there a public version of the workaround available?

I still cannot access the workaround you mentioned due to Atlassian permissions.

Please let me know where I can find the workaround.

also getting a 403. What is the workaround?

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