It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Restrictions for group xyz without group confluence users

Björn Eitmann Jan 08, 2013

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 :-)

Thanks!

2 answers

1 accepted

2 votes
Answer accepted
Nic Brough [Adaptavist] Community Leader Jan 08, 2013

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.

Cheers,
Septa Cahyadiputra

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

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
This widget could not be displayed.
This widget could not be displayed.
Community showcase
Published in Confluence

Confluence CVEs and common questions

Two vulnerabilities have been published for Confluence Server and Data Center recently: March 20, 2019 CVE-2019-3395 / CVE-2019-3396 April 17, 2019 CVE-2019-3398 The goal of this article is...

915 views 0 19
Read article

Community Events

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

Find an event

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

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you