Installation

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Before you begin

To install Configuration Manager for Jira:

  • You must have the Jira System Administrators global permission before carrying out the instructions on this page.

  • Please check the Supported Platforms to ensure your version of Jira supports the intended Configuration Manager for Jira version.

Install Configuration Manager for Jira

You can install Configuration Manager for Jira directly from Jira's Find new apps page in the Administration section. Search for Configuration Manager for Jira.

  1. Log in to Jira as a user with the Jira System Administrators global permission.

  2. Click the cog icon on the top bar and select Manage apps.

  3. On the Find new apps page, type Configuration Manager for Jira in the search box.

  4. The app will appear on the list below the search box. Click the Buy now button next to the app.

  5. You will be asked to confirm, and the app details will be presented after the installation.

Enter your Configuration Manager License

  1. Log in as a user with the Jira System Administrators global permission.

  2. Click the 'cog' icon on the top bar and select Manage apps.

  3. On the Purchased Apps page, click Check for Purchases, then locate Configuration Manager for Jira.

  4. Click the Manage button. The details for the Configuration Manager for Jira will display.
    Your Support Entitlement Number (SEN) is also shown on this screen. 

  5. Paste your license into the License Key field and click Update.
    You can copy the Configuration Manager license from https://my.atlassian.com, where you can either generate a new Evaluation License Key or retrieve your old License Key if you already have one.

Configuration Manager’s license must match your Jira license

Please note that if you are using a commercial (i.e., not an evaluation) license for Configuration Manager for Jira, it must match your Jira license. For example, if you have a Jira commercial license for 25 users, you must have a Configuration Manager paid license for 25 users.

Evaluation licenses for Configuration Manager do not need to match Jira licenses.

6. After the installation finishes, the following bundles are installed: 

  • Configuration Manager Core Bundle

  • Configuration Manager for Jira

  • Integrity Check for Jira

  • Power Admin

You can learn more about Power Admin's concept and features here.