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    Hide several Confluence page elements, i.e. comments, title, buttons, with just one click

    Hide several Confluence page elements, i.e. comments, title, buttons, with just one click

    Hide page elements with one click

    Several elements available

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    It was never easier to customise a Confluence page. Just check the unwanted elements in the macro dialog and click "Save".

    To be more precise you can hide every default element on pages and blog posts as you please.

    Here you can see how a default page looks with all elements shown and all elements hidden.

    More details

    Very often, pages and blog posts in Confluence seem overloaded with buttons, meta-information, and an enormous amount of comments. At some point, you might desire a cleaner and simpler layout for certain pages. Using HideElements, you are now able to hide different components from Confluence pages. Disable and enable comments, likes, share and other functionalities as you please. It's your page, so customize it!

    It was never easier to customize a Confluence page. Just add the macro from the macro browser to your page, check the checkboxes next to the elements you'd like to hide and there you go. It won't work if it's placed inside a comment, so pranksters won't have a chance. You can also temporarily disable the macro using a URL parameter. Check out our documentation for further information.


    • page title
    • space logo
    • breadcrumb
    • meta-information
    • comment section
    • likes
    • labels
    • child pages
    • share button
    • watch button
    • tools button
    • edit button
    • sidebar...everything else via css selector!

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    by Alejandro Briceño on 2016-10-15
    I love this add- on. Thanks guys it works perfectly!
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    by Fabienne Gerhard on 2016-09-14
    A great add-on which is totally easy to use. Makes it super easy to create clean pages!
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    by Clemens Tietze on 2015-11-24
    Excellent small Add-on. Easy to use and simple usability.
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    by tolga ulas on 2015-08-05
    Perfect tool to inject css .hide commands in page. You don't have to reverse engineer pages etc, just put it in page. The support is great too, they reacted me in 2hrs and helped in a day. Fantastic!
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    by Benjamin Krauß on 2015-05-29
    Awesome! Perfect macro for clean pages, I love it
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    Version 1.4.1 Confluence Server 4.0 - 5.10.8 Released 2016-10-05


    Footer is now centered also when sidebar is hidden


    1. Log into your Confluence instance as an admin.
    2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Add-ons. The Manage add-ons screen loads.
    3. Click Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
    4. Locate HideElements via search. Results include add-on versions compatible with your Confluence instance.
    5. Click Install to download and install your add-on.
    6. You're all set! Click Close in the Installed and ready to go dialog.

    To find older HideElements versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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