Can we clone or copy a project on jira cloud

Hi all,

we are actually trying to clone or copy project which is having basic tasks and dashboards. We would like to use this a base template for all the newly copied projects. Is there a way to clone a project on cloud. I see a lot of answers which includes links but they are directing to the 'page not found'.

Any information would be really helpful. 




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Mirek Community Champion May 31, 2016

JIRA Cloud does not have the core functionality to copy entire projects. If this is a must for your company/team, you can consider looking into the JIRA Command Line Interface. This plugin is compatible with JIRA Cloud and using it's cloneProject command.

NOTE: This workaround is not officially supported by Atlassian. You can find the documentation regarding installation and use here.

For Jira cloud, there is now a marketplace add-on called Deep Clone for Jira that allows to bulk-clone up to 1000 issues at once. You should be able to clone all issues of a project into another project with it.

Disclaimer: I'm the product manager of this add-on.

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