Why can't I see the space tools on my Confluence 5.7.4 instance


I upgraded my test instance of Confluence from 5.5.4 to 5.7.4 and I don't see the Space tools on the lower left hand side. Is there a setting that enables this to appear?



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 To see the space tools on side-bar you have to do the following steps.

  1. Go to the confluence-administrator
  2. Under that look and feel tab is there on left panel
  3. Select Themes -> then select the Default theme -> press confirm button
  4. Refresh the space/page.

Thanks for these clear answers! Kathy

Hi, I have this problem as well but the steps above did not work.  Here is a shot of my wiki home page, I believe the footer is too tall.

Screen Shot 2016-06-27 at 10.53.55.png

Hi Kathy,

               May be the space is using Documentation them in which you won't see Space Tools on side bar, rather you can access it on Browse menu on the navigator bar as a part of drop down list.


Please find this for similar issue posted earlier.



Hope this helps


Chander Inguva

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