link⚠️ This document is written for customers who use GitClear through www.gitclear.com

If you're using the Enterprise version of GitClear, the specific values to use here will vary. You can find your values by visiting [your local gitclear url]/entities/[entity slug]/repo_jira_integrations/brief_setup. Or just on the link in "Follow these illustrated steps" when setting up issue tracking.


When setting up an Enterprise->Jira connection, you can find a version of this page with your relevant values at the link shown here

Below are instructions that apply to all customers who access GitClear through our main www.gitclear.com website.


linkConnecting your GitClear entity to Jira


Linking your GitClear account to Jira allows you to click directly from code to the issue that code is implementing. It also allows you to see which Jira a developer was working on at any point during the past year. Linking the account usually takes about 5-10 minutes. Here are the steps.


linkConnect an Application Link to GitClear

Before we continue, we need you to make a small change to your JIRA settings. This should only take a few moments. Make sure you are logged in as an admin for your JIRA before continuing.

Visit your JIRA's "Application Links" page

Enter gitclear.com in the address bar up top and click Create new link. 


In the window that pops up:


Check "Use this URL"

Click Continue.

In the menu that subsequently pops up:


Enter "GitClear" as the application name

Make sure "Create incoming link" is checked at the bottom

Leave the rest of the fields blank.

Click continue

On the next screen:


Enter "GitClear" as the consumer key and consumer name.

At the bottom of the form, paste in the following as the public key: MIGfMA0GCSqGSIb3DQEBAQUAA4GNADCBiQKBgQDDRhIOEZogJ2RgNm3M+Ux5vlWv EqxADqYKGOTjFZf0uJRpwWbpcOdJftPElgGE6B2F86SIAvSnQiXj030EiAFHkr43 FcEocncyTHgPU92E4Bhrlw5IPM8FpY7N1hyDLNEdC80q8FidEVNHCXO+HbgSiFRJ 4+/z4GzVqZwm1F/nRwIDAQAB

Click Continue

It will process for a few moments. Once completed, GitClear should be linked to your JIRA domain.


After you've completed these steps, you'll be provided a link to finish connecting GitClear with your JIRA account. Click that and you're good to go, congratulations!