How to install Jira and Confluence in your Mac in 5 minutes using Docker

To do this exercise Docker must be installed and running in your Mac computer. We will use Docker Desktop for Mac (download from here). After the install process, open it! Now configure the total RAM and capacity of the Docker service. Now we are ready to start! Just open the Command Line Terminal and execute this…

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How to create a Jira custom field with options from an external REST API

To do this exercise, we will use the famous plugin for Jira called Adaptavist Scriptrunner. First step, we need to create a REST Endpoint in our Jira Server. This REST Endpoint will query the external REST API to obtain the values and options (In this example we will query GitHub to obtain a list of…

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How to avoid to log work in Jira Epics

Disable “Log work” on Epics in Jira is possible and it’s very easy, here the instructions: Create a Workflow only for the Epic In all statuses/steps of the workflow add this property: jira.permission.work.denied  Assign the Workflow to the Workflow Scheme of the target project and assign to the issue type Epic ( Remember to publish…

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BigPicture with BigTemplate super fusion for Jira

This post is the continuation of: BigPicture and NewStatusColorsPRO for Project Management in JIRA In this post we want to show: BigPicture Jira Dashboard gadgets Export from BigPicture using BigTemplate Jira plugin How to change the BigTemplate “templates” Other config params of BigPicture If you need a control panel to track your Programs, we explain…

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BigPicture and NewStatusColorsPRO for Project Management in JIRA

BigPicture, as many of you know, is one of the best plugins for Jira to do: Roadmaps Resources Tracking (and planning) Risk Management Project Portfolio Management (PPM) (and track/manage cross-project work) SAFe compliant roadmaps. If we combine BigPicture with New Status Colors (FREE) and/or New Status Colors PRO plugin we have the perfect team to…

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Working with Panels in the Jira Issue View

In this post we want to show how to change some parts of the web panels of the Jira Issue View context. We can start changing the default global settings of Jira (in the Advanced section). We can change the jira.table.cols.subtasks variable to add more fields to the web panel, also with the variable jira.view.issue.links.sort.order we…

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