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JIRA Agile Essentials

By : Patrick Li
Book Image

JIRA Agile Essentials

By: Patrick Li

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (12 chapters)

Managing your board

When you first create a Scrum board using JIRA Agile's built-in templates, as outlined in Chapter 2, JIRA Agile for Scrum, the board is created with a set of default settings. Now, you as the board's administrator can go and customize these. To customize a board, perform the following steps:

  1. Go to the Scrum board you want to customize.

  2. Click on the Board drop-down menu and select the Configure option.

  3. Select General from the left navigation:

You can update the configuration options by first hovering over the field value, and then clicking on the edit (pencil) icon. The following table provides a summary of the configuration fields:



Board Name

Name for the agile board.


Users who can configure the agile board's settings. You can add more administrators by either selecting the users directly, or by selecting a group.

Saved Filter

This controls what issues will be included on the agile board. If you have created your board using the...