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Insert the IM presence macro

This macro was intentionally excluded from the new editor and will be deprecated from the legacy editor soon. Read the announcement for more information.

The IM Presence macro indicates graphically when a contact is signed into an Instant Messaging (IM) service. The IM Presence macro appears as a small icon on the page.

Use the IM Presence Macro

To add the IM Presence macro:

  1. When editing , select from the toolbar

  2. Find the item to be inserted and select it

  3. Select Insert

You can also type / on the page to bring up the same list you'd see by selecting from the toolbar.

To edit the IM Presence macro:

  1. Select the macro placeholder. The floating toolbar appears.

  2. Select Edit. The right panel opens.

  3. Modify the parameters. Your changes are saved as you go.

  4. Resume editing the page, and the panel closes.

Parameters

Parameters are options that you can set to control the content or format of the macro output. 

If the parameter name used in Confluence Cloud storage format or wikimarkup is different than the label used when inserting macros using the browser or the slash command, it will be listed below in brackets (example).

Parameter

Description

User ID/Screen Name

Identify the user by their ID, account name or screen name.

Service
(service

aim – AOL Instant Messenger

gtalk – Google Talk

icq – ICQ

jabber – Jabber

msn – MSN Instant Messenger

sametime – IBM Lotus Sametime

skype – Skype. Note: Skype requires 'Show my status on the web' to be checked under 'Privacy' preferences

skypeme – Skype

wildfire – Openfire Server

yahoo – Yahoo! Messenger

Show User ID
(showid

Shows or hides the User ID of the contact.

Wiki markup examples

Wiki markup is useful when you need to add a macro outside the editor, for example as custom content in the sidebar, header or footer of a space.

Macro name: im

Macro body: None.

1 2 3 4 {im:MySkypeName|service=skype|showid=false}

 

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