I would like to restrict the people menu in HipChat to only admin users

I would like to add an outside team member but not give them have access to all of the other people information in the organization. Is there a way to add them as a user (so they have the full benefits of HipChat unlike as a guest) but not give them access to the names and emails in the people menu? 

 

I know I can restrict rooms they can use, but it seems like the people menu is always available. 

1 answer

0 vote
Michael Rey Atlassian Team Jan 23, 2017

Hey Brad, 

If I'm understanding correctly, you want to be able to have user in HipChat that can not create rooms, view people in the group, or send 1-1 messages to users in the group correct? If that sounds right, that functionality is not supported within HipChat. 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Mar 26, 2018 in Hipchat Data Center

Migration of Hipchat server to Data Center - a retrospective

...able to use the clients After a bunch of testing (rooms, memberships, check for private message history, and most importantly - the custom emoticons!) nearly everything was looking as we needed, however...

455 views 2 6
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

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

Find a group

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

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you