Is Content Formatting Macros (mostly) free or not?

The plugin claims this:

 

"The Content Formatting plugin is free to use and does not require a license. Optionally upgrade to the Premium version by clicking the 'Buy Now' button and gain access to a range of macros that let you add rich Atlassian Design Guidelines compliant elements to your wiki pages"

 

but it keeps complaining about missing license.

2 answers

Hi @Erkki Aalto,

 

Content Formatting Macros is free and doesn't require a license to use the free macros.
However, from Content Formatting Macros 4.0.1 version we added some Premium Macros that do require a license to be used, so you only would need a license if you are interested in any of the new Premium macros, that require a license to be used, that could be acquired through Atlassian, otherwise it could remain unlicensed.
Please check the lists of Free Macros here
http://www.adaptavist.com/doco/display/CFP/Content+Formatting+Free+Macros
and Premium Macros here
http://www.adaptavist.com/doco/display/CFP/Content+Formatting+Premium+Macros

Kind Regards
Divya Margani | QA & Support Analyst | Adaptavist

Now that you have changed this to a completely paid plugin, those of us who were using the free version plugin are in quite a bind. Either pay up or have a bunch of broken pages. Anything you can do to help us out with initial pricing?

Do all of the macros ship in the same distribution? So a user could attempt to use one of the Premium Macros even though it hasn't been paid for?

Hi @James Roberts,

If a user tries to use the Premium Macros without license, they will see Licensing errors.

Kind Regards
Divya Margani | QA & Support Analyst | Adaptavist

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