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How to decrease line spacing in pagetree in a sidebar?


I would like to use a pagetree instead of child pages in a sidebar. However, I find the space between the lines in the page tree quite big. What css element do I need to modify to decrease the space between the lines in the pagetree in a sidebar?

I am familiar with using custom stylesheets in Confluence. Neverthless, I was unable to find what element I need to modify to achieve the desired effect. Firefox (Inspect Element functionality) discovered the following element:

.acs-side-bar, .acs-side-bar-flyout, .acs-side-bar td {
line-height: 12px;
font-size: 10pt;

Unfortunatley, this doesn't seem to be the right one and I couldn't find any other element which would affect the line spacing in the page tree.

Thank you in advance,


2 answers

Hi Viktor,

Can you confirm what version of Confluence you are using, and what space theme is in play here. It sounds like Confluence 5.x and the global look and feel theme, but just wanted to check.


Hi Charles,

you are correct. I am using version 5.3 with the Default theme and with the default site layout. I am using my custom stylesheet (configured in the admin page) for some minor visual improvements.



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