Git Integration for Jira Self-Managed (Data Center/Server) Documentation

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Associating project permissions

Integrations and/or repositories can be associated with one or more Jira projects to restrict which users can view development information. All newly-connected repositories or integrations are associated with all Jira projects by default.

This feature is displayed on the following locations:

  • WIZARD  Add new integration wizard (formerly Auto-connect wizard) ➜ Settings screen.

  • WIZARD  Add new integration wizard (formerly Auto-connect wizard) ➜ Settings screen.

  • WIZARD  Connect to Git repository wizard (Connect wizard) ➜ Settings screen.

  • REPOSITORY  Manage Git Integration for Jira configuration page ➜ Actions ➜ Edit repository settings.

  • INTEGRATION  Manage Git Integration for Jira configuration page ➜ Actions ➜ Edit integration feature settings.

  • TRACKED FOLDER  Manage Git Integration for Jira configuration page ➜ Actions ➜ Edit repository settings.

Restrict to projects  –  One or more projects can be mapped to this repository or integration to make Git Commits tabs available in the Issue pages of the associated projects. Disable Associate with all projects option to gain access to this field.

Associate with all projects  –  Enable this option to associate this repository or integration to all projects. Disable this option if you want to use the existing mapped projects from the Restrict to projects field. The default setting is enabled (checked).

Project permissions level

There are several types of project permission levels, namely:

Repository level

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You can configure the project permissions for single connection repositories:

  1. On the git repository configuration page, click Actions ➜ Edit repository settings.

  2. On the page that appears, scroll down to Project Permissions.

  3. Uncheck (turn off) the Associate with all projects setting.

  4. Click on the Restrict to projects field then select one or more projects from the list.

  5. Click Update to save the settings.

The same process can also be applied for single repository connections in Jira Cloud.

Integration level

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You can configure the project permissions for integration (multiple repository connection):

  1. On the git repository configuration page, click Actions ➜ Edit integration feature settings.

  2. On the page that appears, scroll down to Project Permissions.

  3. Uncheck (turn off) the Associate with all projects setting.

  4. Click on the Restrict to projects field then select one or more projects from the list.

  5. Click Update to save the settings.

The same process can also be applied for integration connections in Jira Cloud — Actions ➜ Edit integration settings.

Repository level within integration

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You can configure the project permissions for repositories within integration:

  1. On the git repository configuration page, click Actions ➜ Show integration repositories. The Tracked folder dialog is displayed.

  2. Click a repository name to open its repository settings.

  3. On the page that appears, scroll down to Project Permissions.

  4. Uncheck (turn off) the Associate with all projects setting.

  5. Click on the Restrict to projects field then select one or more projects from the list.

  6. Click Update to save the settings.

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