Find notes for reach release of Project Configurator for Jira Cloud in 2021 here.

01 June 2021

Bug Fixes

  • Exports containing unsupported Next-Gen projects, now complete and return a message notifying that these project have been skipped.
  • A 400 error, created by adding or updating a tab, containing a field existing in multiple tabs, has been resolved.
  • An error, causing project components for Service Desk project migrations to be created incorrectly, has been removed.
  • We now detect if a Service Desk project is being migrated to a target instance which does not have Service Desk active. In this case, the user is given a notification of the error.
  • Improved field checking for default values, in custom fields, has been implemented in the Export phase.

13 May 2021

Updates

  • New Custom Fields available for migrations:
    • Checkboxes
    • Radio Button
    • Select List (Cascading)
    • Select List (Single Choice)
    • Date of First Response
    • Days Since Last Comment
    • Domain of Assignee
    • Romain of Reporter
    • Last Commented by a User Flag
    • Last Public Comment Date
    • Number of Attachments
    • Number of Comments
    • Participants of an Issue
    • Time in Status
    • Username of Last Updater of Commenter
  • Improved handling of Free Jira instances
  • Up to 3 attempts at a successful action are run, if Jira returns a 429 or 5xx Server error
  • The Testing stage in migration now accounts for the following Next entities:
    • Project Categories
    • Issue Types

29 April 2021

Update

  • The default font for Windows users is changed to Arial, in order to improve user experience

12 April 2021

Updates

  • UX updates in the Connections and Manage Connections screens
    • Green indicators now show the authorization status of each connection
    • A Show Deleted option has been added to the content filter for the Connections screen.
  • Functionality updates for connections:
    • Authorize and unauthorize
    • Delete to unauthorize, and hide a selection
    • Restore deleted connections
  • See Connections for more details

26 March 2021

Updates

  • Help & Support page
    • Updated content and UI improvements
  • Improved migration handling for:
    • Free Jira Plans
    • Role Actor migrations
  • App performance improvements

15 March 2021

Update

  • The Project Selection screen has been improved
    • Avatars for Jira Cloud projects now display

    • The project avatar can be included in migrations

08 March 2021

Reporting screen improvements

Updates

  • A column titled Migration, has been added to the Reporting screen
    • This column displays a value to indicate whether a migration was completed in the step Test or Real
  • A filter has been added to the Reporting screen to view Real or Test migrations

05 March 2021

Updates

  • The user interface for connection setup and management is updated

  • The error feedback related to migrating scripts has been improved for more use cases

Bug fixes

  • A bug preventing the feedback pop-up from opening in Google Chrome is removed
  • Bugs preventing UI stylings from displaying correctly, in certain circumstances, are removed
  • Bugs preventing a seamless authorization and login experience are removed

26 February 2021

Updates

  • Improved styling consistency throughout the app
  • Improved feedback and workarounds for certain migration edge cases
  • Automated tests have increased reliability 
  • Links to legal information added to the Help & Support page

Bug fixes

  • A bug related to Jira Cloud authorization, causing migration failures, is removed
  • A bug preventing simulations from starting, in certain situations, is removed
  • A bug preventing connection deletion, in specific circumstances, is removed

17 February 2021

Updates and fixes to enhance functionality

Updates

  • Improvements to the user flow when signing in to Project Configurator
  • Support for Free Jira plans

  • Styling improvements to the Reporting screen
  • Standardized styling for a consistent user experience
  • Changes to the loading screen colors

Bug fixes

  • Fixed an unexpected error in creating tabs
  • Improved handling of issue links

  • Improved handling of certain edge cases and an associated error message

  • Improved handling of trashed classic projects

  • Improved permission handling

02 February 2021

Initial release of Project Configurator for Jira Cloud

Project Configurator for Jira Cloud allows Jira and project admins to perform Jira cloud to cloud configuration migrations without the manual stress. As an admin, you can quickly migrate your standard Jira project configurations from your source across to your target instance ready for your team to get to work.

New features

  • Connections
    • Establish and authorize connections to Jira Cloud instances
    • Each connected instance is shown and can be managed in the Connections screen
  • Migration
    • Use this feature to easily promote project configurations across connected Jira Cloud instances
    • Select your desired configurations and run a simulation to ensure desired results
    • Feedback for each migration, simulated and real, can be managed in Reporting
  • Reporting
    • View and interact with feedback for every real and simulated migration
    • Use the search feature to find specific executions
    • Filter reports to quickly find relevant information