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Space permissions in confluence

Gordon Chan May 05, 2016

I had a user that created a space, and no longer works for the company.  The account is marked not active, so I made myself one of the space administrators with full permissions.


For some reason, I still don't see the Space Tools when in the space.

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Hey Gordon!

It's possible that the Space in question is using a different theme that has the Space Tools link hidden.  If so, you should see a Browse button next to the Spaces and People on the top navigation bar. In this menu you should see an option Space Admin.

Or, barring that, you can navigate directly to the page with this URL:


Good luck!

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