How to add Recently Updated Dashboard and Favourite Spaces tab in Confluence 5.9.x and above

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Confluence 5.9 and above has a new dashboard:

Which is different than the old dashboards that are available in Confluence 5.8 and below, and does not include the Recently Updates tab that has a tab which only contains Recently Updated content from Favourite Spaces and Pages only:


Edit the Site welcome message and add the Updated Macro manually:

  • Go to  > General Configuration > Global Templates and Blueprints.

  • Scroll down to the System templates and choose Edit next to Default Welcome Message.
  • Add the Recently Updated Dashboard Macro and save the page

You will see the tabs in the right side of the Dashboard now:


Last modified on Nov 2, 2018

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