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Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition

By : Ravi Sagar
Book Image

Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition

By: Ravi Sagar

Overview of this book

Atlassian JIRA 7 is an enterprise issue tracker system. One of its key strengths is its ability to adapt to the needs of an organization, ranging from building software products to managing your support issues. This book provides a comprehensive explanation covering all three components of JIRA 7, such as JIRA Software, JIRA Core, and Jira Service Desk. It shows you how to master the key functionalities of JIRA and its customizations and useful add-ons, and is packed with real-world examples and use cases. You will first learn how to plan for a JIRA 7 installation and fetch data. We cover JIRA reports in detail, which will help you analyze your data effectively. You can add additional features to your JIRA application by choosing one of the already built-in add-ons or building a new one to suit your needs. Then you'll find out about implementing Agile methodologies in JIRA by creating Scrum and Kanban boards. We'll teach you how to integrate your JIRA Application with other tools such as Confluence, SVN, Git, and more, which will help you extend your application. Finally, we'll explore best practices and troubleshooting techniques to help you find out what went wrong and understand how to fix it.
Table of Contents (25 chapters)
Mastering JIRA 7 - Second Edition
About the Author
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Integrity Checker

Whenever there is an issue with the instance, any experienced JIRA administrator will always have an idea of where to look first to fix these problems; however, there is a built-in tool called Integrity Checker that can be used to identify any possible problems. Perform these steps to use Integrity Checker tool:

  1. Go to Administration | System | Integrity Checker (under TROUBLESHOOTING AND SUPPORT).

  2. Check the Select All checkbox:

  3. Click on the Check button to continue:

On the next screen, the system will display the list of problems with the configurations found in the instance. You can check the Fix All checkbox and click on the Fix button to resolve these issues. Alternatively, if you know the actual reason behind these problems, you can resolve them manually and run Integrity Checker again.