Profile Picture Macro

Add the Profile Picture macro to a page to display a user's profile picture. 

It's great for putting a face to the name on team and project pages. 

On this page:

Screenshot: Page with several Profile Picture macros.

Add this macro to your page

To add the Profile Picture macro to a page:

  1. From the editor toolbar, choose Insert > Other Macros.
  2. Choose Profile Picture from the Confluence content category.
  3. Enter a username.
  4. Choose Insert

You can then publish your page to see the macro in action. 

Screenshot: specifying a user in the macro browser.

Interacting with the macro on a page

When viewing a page, hover your mouse-over the picture to see the Hover Profile for the user, and choose the user's picture or name to view their user profile. When editing the page, you can also select the macro and choose View User Profile to see the profile for the user.

Screenshot: The user profile macro displaying the profile picture for a user. 

Change the macro parameters

Macro parameters are used to change the behaviour of a macro.

To change the macro parameters:

  1. In the editor, click the macro placeholder and choose Edit.
  2. Update the parameters as required then choose Insert.

Here's a list of the parameters available in this macro. 






The username of the person you want to display a profile picture for.

Where the parameter name used in Confluence storage format or wikimarkup is different to the label used in the macro browser, it will be listed below in brackets (example).

Other ways to add this macro

Add this macro as you type

Type followed by the start of the macro name, to see a list of macros. 

Add this macro using wiki markup

You can't use wiki markup to add this macro.

Last modified on Mar 31, 2023

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