Installation guide

This section explains the installation of the add-on on your local Jira server. You must be a Jira administrator to carry out the instructions on this page.


Installing within Jira (Recommended)

It is recommended to install the Custom Fields Administrator For Jira Project add-on from the Find new add-ons page within your Jira instance.

To install the add-on, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to Jira as an administrator.
  2. Go to the Administration icon  and click on it.
  3. Locate Add-ons from the menu and click on it. Validate your credentials if needed.
  4. Click on Find new add-ons and locate Administer Fields for Project via search.
  5. Buy or evaluate the add-on with a free 30-day trial.
  6. A license gets generated and you are to ready to go!

You have installed the Administer Fields for Project add-on.


Installing from the Atlassian Marketplace

To install, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Atlassian Marketplace page for Custom Fields Administrator For Jira Project and select Server from the drop-down at the right.
  2. Buy or evaluate the add-on with a free 30-day trial.

  3. Enter the details on the New evaluation screen and generate a license.
  4. Download the jar file. Now, log in to Jira as an administrator.
  5. Go to the Administration icon  and click on it.
  6. Locate Add-ons from the menu and click on it.
  7. Click on Manage add-ons.
  8. Click on and upload the jar file.

You have installed the Administer Fields for Project add-on.

Uninstallation

To uninstall, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to Jira as an administrator.

  2. Click on the Administration icon Navigate to Add-ons > Manage Add-ons.

  3. Under User-Installed Add-ons, search for Administer Fields for Project and click on it. 
  4. Click on Uninstall.

The add-on is uninstalled from your Jira instance.