Change default display of Confluece JIRA macro

When I insert a JIRA ticket URL via the JIRA macro, into a Confluence page, it shows these fields by default:

Key, Summary, Resolution

I want to change the display to show these columns only:

Key, Status, Sprint

 

I have a Confluence page which has more than 50 such tickets embedded in various positions of the page. Is there a way to change the Macro default display settings to do this, so that I don't have to go to each link to edit the macro / change the display options / update the column names?

 

1 answer

This widget could not be displayed.

Hi Vipin,

In Jira Issues Macro there is a Display Options at the bottom that you can use to select the columns you want to display, and in which order.

Have you seen this feature and are you able to get it to display the issues as you prefer?
Screen Shot 2017-10-20 at 11.55.13 AM.png

Kind Regards,
Shannon

Hi Shannon,

   Yes, I use that very screen to go to each embedded JIRA link and change the display options to show the 3 columns I want displayed.

 

My question was whether there is a way to set my columns as the global default for that Macro, so that I don't need to manually change it every time.

 

Thanks,

Vipin

Vipin,

There is a workaround for that, but it does require you to directly edit the .jar files:

How to Change Default Jira Columns to display in Jira issue macro

I recommend you have some familiarity in directly editing source files and make a backup before you save it.

Let us know if you have any trouble.

Kind Regards,
Shannon

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Sep 17, 2018 in Confluence

Why start from scratch? Introducing four new templates for Confluence Cloud

Hi my Community friends!  For those who don't know me, I'm a product marketer on the Confluence Cloud team - nice to meet you! For those of you who do, you know that I've been all up in your Co...

599 views 8 6
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you