Cannot see create option under Administration -> Projects

Hi Team,

I cannot see create option under Administration -> Projects.

Please help in adding project to JIRA.

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Maarten Cautreels Community Champion May 04, 2017

Hi Pragati, 

It's probably because you don't have the correct permission in JIRA. To be able to create projects you'll need to have the Global JIRA Administrator permission

You can refer your administrator to the following resource ok this community to find out how he can either give you the JIRA Admin permissions or install a plugin that'll give you a bit more fine grained permissions: https://community.atlassian.com/t5/JIRA-Core-questions/How-to-give-users-permission-to-create-projects/qaq-p/112071

Best, 

Maarten

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Not quite.  The idea of "admins create project" is right, but there are two ways to do it - you need to be either a JIRA administrator or a System administrator.

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