The below Matrix shows an overall view of the Smart Terms permissions for different roles and actions. Consider that Term A is stored in Space A.

Prerequisite: The below actions (creating, editing, and viewing terms), are only possible when space view permissions are fulfilled. Anonymous user actions are only possible if Confluence is open for anonymous access.

Actions / Roles
Confluence AdminSpace A AdminUser with Terms Creation
User with no Terms creation
Anonymous user
Glossary / Access glossary(tick)(tick)(tick)(tick)(tick)
Glossary / Add new term button(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Glossary / Edit term link(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Glossary / Delete term link(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Glossary / Export terms(tick)(tick)(error)(error)(error)
Glossary / Import terms(tick)(tick)(error)(error)(error)
Glossary / Bulk delete terms(tick)(tick)(error)(error)(error)
Viewer / Access viewer(tick)(tick)(tick)(tick)(tick)
Viewer / Edit term link(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Viewer / Manage attachment(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Viewer / Delete term(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Editor / Access editor and save edits(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Highlighter / Use the highlight feature(tick)(tick)(tick)(tick)(tick)
Highlighter / Create new term in space A(tick)(tick)(tick)(error)(error)
Confluence Administration / Smart Terms Configuration(tick)(error)(error)(error)(error)
Space Administration / Smart Terms Configuration(tick)(tick)(error)(error)(error)