Printing pages on Linux always has first black page

Whenever printing pages from Confluence on a Linux machine, the first page will always be completely black. I suspect that the banner is responsible for this and would like to find a way to get rid of the banner.

2 answers

Hi Austin,

I am suspecting this issue might be related to some customization on your Confluence. Could you please try to revert them to default and check if everything works well. In addition to that, try to export to pdf and see whether the same thing occurred. Hope this helps!


Hi Austin

As Rian said, this seems to be related with some customization. However top make sure if the problem is related to this - as you are in a Linux machine - you may print the page on a pdf file instead of send it to the printer.

If the blank page still appears on the pdf, is more like a customization problem. Otherwise, if this just happens when printing the page this may be related to how the information is been send to the printer pool.

Either way is important to check if the behavior persists when printing the page from other browsers.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted Tuesday in Confluence

We want to see the templates you've created in Confluence!

Hi Community, Jessica here from the Confluence Product Marketing team!  July’s community challenge is all about sharing pictures  — and as an extension of our first post on what ...

396 views 17 9
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