Confluence Latex Plugin not working

I have Confluence v4.3.3 installed and the Latex Plugin (Confluence LaTeX v. 0.3 for Confluence 4.0 - 4.3.7 by Atlassian Labs), but it does not seem to work.

When I select either of the "Latex block" or "Latex inline" macros from the menu, the Preview does not show anything, and then the latex equation is not properly rendered in the page itself. Actually the Latex macro button itself cannot find the Latex plugin icon, and show a "?" instead.

Could you please tell me how to make the plugin work?


Nuno Catarino

3 answers

1 accepted

There seems to be another plugin available as well though I haven't tested it.

Hi Nuno,

The 0.3 version seems to be broken. I found the source and made some minor changes to make it work on Confluence 4.3.7.

Will ask the developer to update the plugin.

Hi Ram - Do you happen to have the code for the Confluence 4.3.7 fix? We just upgraded to 4.3.7 and needless to say the older version of the Latex plugin is giving us problems. Thanks!


Both plugins are now working (although neither exports to pdf or word properly).

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 May 30, 2018 in Marketplace Apps

Three tips for boosting your board's efficiency with Story Maps

Trello is one of the most effective tools for driving your sprints. It's customizable for every Agile team and product owners and Scrum masters (SM) love it. However, Agile teams often struggle with:...

849 views 2 9
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