Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

Next challenges

Recent achievements

  • Global
  • Personal

Recognition

  • Give kudos
  • Received
  • Given

Leaderboard

  • Global

Trophy case

Kudos (beta program)

Kudos logo

You've been invited into the Kudos (beta program) private group. Chat with others in the program, or give feedback to Atlassian.

View group

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

Sidebar Modifications

Hello, 

We are using the the Confluence cloud platform.

Is there a way to modify the content and layout on a space sidebar with the cloud app?

The only thing I can find related to the sidebar is under the Space Settings -> Sidebar Configuration. The only options are to enable/disable the Overview and Blog.

I was trying to sort the 'Pages' list and rename it from 'Pages to something else.

Thanks, 

Mike

2 answers

1 accepted

0 votes
Answer accepted
Scott Theus Community Leader Oct 01, 2019

Hi @Mike Bailoux ,

There are several things you can do to customize the look and feel of Confluence, both at the Space level and the Site level. If you are a site admin you can go into Administration, select Confluence, and adjust the settings. You've already found the Space settings. 

Here is some documentation on what you can do with the side bar: 

https://confluence.atlassian.com/confcloud/new-navigation-and-a-new-look-for-confluence-881536766.html#NewnavigationandanewlookforConfluence-SidebarsFTW!

Unfortunately, I am not aware of any way to change "Pages" something else, but then again...I've never tried. 

-Scott

Hey Scott, 

Thanks for the reply. I can't seem to locate the following to be able to edit the sidebar. 

"Choose what content lives in your space sidebar: Hover over the bottom right of the space sidebar, and click on the pencil icon that appears to start customizing your sidebar:"

The only pencil icon I discover, is next to the 'Space Shortcuts' to modify that list.

Is there something that I need to enable in the admin settings, to be able to modify the space sidebar?

BTW, yes I am a site admin

Thanks

Scott Theus Community Leader Oct 02, 2019

Hmmm...I don't have that on my sidebar either, and I'm the site admin and the space admin. If I hover over one of the pages it gives me the ability to drag/drop a page to change the order, but that's about it. 

There are a number of requests for Atlassian to give admins more abilities to customize the sidebar, this one looks like the most recent: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFCLOUD-67236

-Scott

Ok, thanks for the feedback. If I hear anything other than what we currently know, I'll let you know

I'm tryin to add a macro to a space sidebar. Is that possible?

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
Community showcase
Posted in Confluence

What do you think is the most *delightful* Confluence feature? Comment for a prize!

- Create your own custom emoji 🔥 - "Shake for Feedback" on mobile 📱 - An endless supply of GIFs via GIPHY 🤩 Is there anything quite as nice as a pleasant surprise? Comment below with what...

454 views 24 9
Join discussion

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