Restrictions for group xyz without group confluence users

Hi *

We have a lot of spaces in our confluence. All users are in the group confluence-users to login.

Now we have some third party people, who just should see the the space xyz.

If they are only in group xyz without confluence-users, they could not login.

If they are although in group confluence-users, they could see too much.

Any simple way to make and let it simple :-)


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Create a second group for them, and give that group "can use" permission, and permission to see XYZ, but no other spaces.

Then delete them from confluence-users.

It's not ideal - what you really should do is revise the whole lot - use confluence-users to mean "can log in" and absolutely nothing else, but there could be quite a lot of work to be done to implement that cleanly.

Hi Beitmann,

You can provide "Can-Use" permission for group xyz on "Global Permission" and give the necessary permission for this group on the selected spaces.

Hope it helps.

Septa Cahyadiputra

Oh yeah, need to remove them from confluence-users as Nic mentioned.

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