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Jira tab in Microsoft teams

The Jira tab provides users with a quick overview of the issues associated with the selected filter. This facilitates issue tracking and management without switching between platforms.

To use this functionality:

  1. Jira admin needs to set up this integration before: Get started guide for Jira administrator.

  2. You need to connect your Jira and Microsoft Teams accounts: How to connect/disconnect Jira and Microsoft Teams accounts?

Add a Jira tab

  1. Go to one of your Microsoft Teams channels or chats.

  2. Click on “+” in the top right.

  3. Click on our Move Work Forward with Jira app.

  4. Choose saved filter and issue fields (optional) to be displayed in the Jira tab. If you leave the issue fields section empty, will be shown the default list of columns: Type, Key, Summary, Assignee, Reporter, Priority, Status, Created, Updated.

  5. Click on Save. Once you save the new Jira tab you will see the table containing Jira issues associated with the selected filter.

  6. On the tab, you can choose another filter or select the issue fields displayed on the table.

  7. You can rename the tab according to your needs.

Create a new Jira issue from Jira tab

  1. Click on Create issue on the Jira tab.

  2. Specify all necessary parameters of the new issue and save it.

Edit a Jira issue

  1. On the Jira tab table click on the Jira issue you want to update.

  2. Make changes and click on Edit issue on the bottom.

Demo video

Watch this 1-minute video on how to use Jira tabs.

Personal notifications

Notifications to the Microsoft Teams channels

Jira issue discussion channel

Sharing Jira issues in Teams


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