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Where do I set the number of hours in a day in the latest version of the jira Application ?

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Mikael Sandberg Community Leader Apr 16, 2018

I assume you are talking about Working hours per day, which is set under Jira Settings > Issues > Time tracking 

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Thanks for your very quick response, however, the version of jira that I have, I am NOT seeing time tracking as an option, see attached supporting screen views of what I am 

seeing when I click on Settings.


Mikael Sandberg Community Leader Apr 17, 2018

You are looking at the project settings, the time tracking is set under the Jira settings. From the Jira home, go to Settings > Issues > Time tracking. You need Jira admin permission in order to see it.


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Thanks understand, this guide actually works beautifully.

We don't use days on our projects, just hours. I tried setting the number of hours in a day to a really high number but now all estimates are showing in years instead.. I went back here to update it and now my global time settings are gone. Any ideas on what's going on here?


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