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Insert the section macro

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

Used with the Column macro to define columns on a page. See Format a Confluence Page.


Parameter name



Parameter description and accepted values




If the value is true, the columns in this section will have a dashed border.

Wiki markup example

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: section

Macro body: Rich text, consisting of one or more Column macros.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 {section:border=true} {column:width=100px} This is the content of *column 1*. {column} {column} This is the content of *column 2*. {column} {section}

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