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Activating Scroll Translations

There are two ways to activate Scroll Translations:

Before you begin: To activate Scroll Translations, you must log in with Space-Admin permissions and Scroll Translations must be installed.

Activating in a New Space

  1. Open the Confluence Dashboard and click Create space.
    The Create Space screen is displayed.
  2. Select the Blank Space blueprint and click Next.
    (info) You can also select another space blueprint, then the following steps might differ.
  3. Enter a Space name and click Create.
    (info) The space key is automatically entered by Confluence. You can edit it the space key at this step.
    The homepage of the new space is displayed.
  4. Click Scroll Content Management in the navigation bar at the left.
    The Scroll Content Management Dashboard is displayed.
  5. Click Set up in this Space.
    The Configure Space screen is displayed.

The activation process of Scroll Translations is divided into two steps: Activate Modules and Assign Roles.

First you have to activate the module:

  • Select the Enable Translation Management check box and select the Original Language in the dropdown.
    (info) The Original Language is the language of your initial content.

Next, you have to define which user group is assigned to which roles, depending on your organizational structure:

  • Enter the user groups that have the role Translators, and Doc-Admin.
    (info) To search for groups, you can click the Group Selector next to the group field.

The Scroll Content Management Dashboard is displayed again and Scroll Translations is now activated. You can continue with configuring Scroll Translations in this space. 

Activating in an Existing Space

  1. Open the space you want to activate Scroll Translations.
  2. Click Space Tools > Scroll Content Management.
    The Scroll Content Management Dashboard is displayed.
  3. Click Set up in this Space.
    The Configure Space screen is displayed.

The activation process of Scroll Translations is divided into two steps: Activate Modules and Assign Roles.

First you have to activate the module:

  • Select the Enable Translation Management check box and select the Original Language in the dropdown.
    (info) The Original Language is the language of your initial content.

Next, you have to define which user group is assigned to which roles, depending on your organizational structure:

  • Enter the user groups that have the role Translators, and Doc-Admin.
    (info) To search for groups, you can click the Group Selector next to the group field.

The Scroll Content Management Dashboard is displayed again and Scroll Translations is now activated. You can continue with configuring Scroll Translations in this space.