I'm trying to add created group to global permissions but there is no add button or input box in edit global permissions page?

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Global Permissions Overview

The description is in the subject. I'm the administrator of our confluence site and I cannot find a way to add more groups to global permission section. There is only info "Go to the site administration to license more users to use Confluence." where the input for group to add should be . We have license on 10 users.

2 answers

The documentation for Cloud is out of date / incorrect for this feature.

See Why don't I see "Grant browse permission to"?

Yes, updated answers posted there. I was able to resolve the issue in about 10 minutes. Bizarre hip hopping around the applications, but got it working perfectly. 

It is really weird the way you can do it. On our instance I had to go to Jira Settings (I wonder what happens if you do not use Jira in Cloud), then go to Applications and there is the Application Access page, where you can add groups to the Global Permissions page of Confluence as well. Quite odd if you ask me.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Oct 24, 2018 in Confluence

Atlassian Research opportunity with Confluence templates

Do you use templates with Confluence? Take part in a remote 1-hr workshop. You'll receive USD $100 for your time!   We're looking for people to participate in a   remote 1-hr workshop...

947 views 13 11
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

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

Find a group

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

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you