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Am I the only one who think this is a stupid UI decision by Atlassian?

When you paste a GitHub URL into a Jira issue, Jira is parsing the link and insist you connect your GitHub account to preview the link.

In earlier versions you could simply have the URL like this

Not everybody on our team have a GutHub account, and neither should one be needed just because we reference to a 3rd party library.


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Yes, it's super annoying, I don't want to give private access to all my repos to Atlassian so each time there is a github link I see this and when I click it it asks me for the same permissions over and over.

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Can we have a way to disable those github links preview on a user level?

Looks like we should vote for this bug request:

Thanks for pointing me to that link. 

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