Administrator guide



This Administrator's Guide covers installation instructions and other administrative features and functionalists (where relevant) that are available within the Clone Plus for Jira add-on. Administrators should consider the advanced customization capabilities possible discussed below. The customization capabilities solve a number of JIRA issues requested by teams including: 

 JRA-5147 - Modify System/Custom Fields when copying an issue
 JRA-5052 - Allow different "Clone Issue" options

For additional information on using this add-on, please refer to the User's Guide.

Product Installation

This product requires a 2 part install - a standard UPM-based install and the installation of JSPs. 

UPM Install

  1. Log into your Confluence instance as an admin.

  2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Atlassian Marketplace

    The Manage add-ons screen loads.

  3. Click Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.

  4. Locate Clone Plus for JIRA via search. 

    The appropriate add-on version appears in the search results.

  5. Click Try free to begin a new trial or Buy now to purchase a license for Clone Plus for JIRA

    You're prompted to log into MyAtlassian. Clone Plus for JIRA begins to download.

  6. Enter your information and click Generate license when redirected to MyAtlassian.

  7. Click Apply license

    If you're using an older version of UPM, you can copy and paste the license into your Confluence instance.

To find older Clone Plus for JIRA versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

JSP Install - NOT Needed for Release 5.0 and above

Follow the instruction in JSP Installation Instructions if you are installing an older 3.x or 4.x release.

How to Resolve Installation Problems

Refer to How to resolve installation problems to resolve any common installation problems.

Customized Clone Actions

To fully exploit the capabilities of this add-on and streamline your development process related to managing issue creation, you can create customized clone operations. This is described in the following pages.

Other Information