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Importing XML from another Space - very vague documentation

EVERY SINGLE article, KB or help I read starts with - Select Settings in the COG.  I DON'T HAVE A COG WHEEL.  Where is it?

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@Dan Perez 


Hi Dan

welcome to the community.

Are you running confluence on prem?

Do you have the needed permissions to restore a space (you need to have System Administrator permissions), see




I'm new to Confluence, and I am positive I don't have System Administrator permissions.  My manager, though, who set me up, insists I do.   How do I show that I don't have the correct permissions? 

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The cog icon will only appear if you have administration rights in the area you are in.

For example, on Cloud, I get:


If you're not seeing the settings cog here, you'll need to talk to your admins about getting the right pemissions

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