I have entered the correct license, and downloaded the .jar file onto my JIRA server. The .jar installation file will not execute when I click it, and the ad-on does not appear anywhere on the top bar of JIRA where the Projects, Issues, and Dashboard drop-down menus are located. Please help!
Ideally, you should use the UPM to install new add-ons, not an upload. I don't know why you're expecting a click to execute it - add-ons run inside JIRA, not standalone. For an upload, you should be using "upload" from the manage add-ons page, and there's nothing to click and run there either. .jar files can be "run" if they're a standalone, but Atlassian add-ons are not standalone items.
Also, we don't know what add-on it is.
Could you try again, but use the recommended route - via "find new add-ons"
I have multiple projects that use variations of the same base workflow. The variations depend on the requirements of the project or issue type. The variations mostly come in the form of new statuses ...
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