Another funny bug in Google Chrome. When you try to edit any Confluence page, the side scrollbar is very tiny and short, and the text covers only a small region of the page, while most of it remains blank.
The funniest thing is the issue exist only in recent Chrome builds. If you take a version from last year, everything works fine there. So you may either upgrade to Confluence 5 with all the latest updates or wait for a newer Chrome build to fix it. Or better yet, don’t use neither of the software.
Google Chrome 27 bug for Confluence
It’s come to our attention that there is a bug in Google Chrome 27 affecting the Confluence Editor rendering:
Editor Window is Small when Using Google Chrome
Who does this affect?
Anyone that has upgraded to or installed Confluence version 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 5.0 and 5.1.
Confluence OnDemand users are not affected.
How to fix it?
We’ve released a fix via a plugin that can be downloaded here.
Please refer to this knowledge base article for alternative ways to fix the problem.
When is a permanent fix coming?
Confluence 5.1.3 contains the fix and is already available to be downloaded.
The Confluence Team