How to disable plugins in Confluence in 6.1+ using Java system properties
Confluence added the ability to disable all plugins at start-up using a command line argument. If you would rather have this set permanently, or launch Confluence as a service, you can instead configure this through Java CATALINA_OPTS arguments.
- Use the appropriate method to set System Properties for your operating system from Configuring System Properties
- Make the following changes:
If Confluence is running on Linux or is launched manually on Windows using start-confluence.batClick here to expand...
Comment out this line:
Add the following line:
- Save setenv.sh (or setenv.bat)
If Confluence is running via a Windows service:Click here to expand...
Add the following line to the end of the Java Options field:
- Click Ok Save
- Stop and Start the Confluence service