Remove the default user directory

Hi all,

With the version 3.5, Confluence create a default user directory from the configuration file. The documentation :

Explain that to remove a directory, we have to disable it first. But my default user directory (ldap) didn't show a link to disable it ? ...

User Directory

How to remove the user directory, result of the upgrade to V 3.5 of Confluence ?



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My first thought is that you are currently logged in with a user against the directory you want to disable. You can't do that. You need to ensure you are logged in with a user from another directory and then you can disable/delete the other user directory.

Thanks ! ... Of course, you are right !

It is ok.


You need to click on the blue arrow to make it 2nd on the list – i.e. not your primary user directory. You should then see a link to disable it.

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