which accounts require licences

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Create some content

I understand that a "User" account likely requires a license.

I understand that Anonymous can view content without a license. 

Is there such a thing as a "Viewer" that needs credentials to log in to keep things more secure and view data but does not need a license?

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No.  If they can log in, they're a user.

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Ann Worley Atlassian Team Dec 07, 2015

There is no such thing as a logged in user that does not take up a license. The functionality has been requested:


Please vote for it so it will get more attention from the development team. smile

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