User Guide - 4.x


The Macro Security for Confluence app from Bob Swift Atlassian Apps enables administrators to ensure that powerful or complex macros, or those with the potential to impact performance, can only be used by trusted individuals and groups.

Many of the other Confluence apps from Bob Swift Atlassian apps implement macro security, which means that an administrator can choose whether or not to constrain the use of any or all of their macros.

In addition, you or other app developers can leverage the Macro Security features within user macros to allow macro security to constrain other macros.

Purpose and Scope

This guide provides details of the configuration required to leverage all the potential v4.0. Macro Security for Confluence has to offer. It also provides information about managing restrictions for various macros, implementing macro security support and example configurations to help understand and use the app effectively.


Refer to the following pages to learn more about administering Macro Security in Confluence:

Adding Macro Security support to your app

Adding Macro Security support to your app is a very straightforward process. Learn more about it here.