I just installed confluence, there's no create button in confluence header

What do I need to do to be able to create anything?

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Have you created a space to work in yet?  Do you have add/edit permissions in at least one space?

No, that's the problem, there is no create button to allow me to create a space! I'm the (newbie) admin, so I assume I have all the permissions needed.

Admin rights don't necessarily mean you have Space rights.  But you should have "create space" at least.

Do you have anything under the "spaces" menu?

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To view your Confluence license:

  1. Go to  > General Configuration.
  2. Choose License Details in the left-hand panel.

For more details on confluence license see this link.

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