How can I use the {expand} macro in JIRA

I know Confluence supports an {expand} macro. Is there a way to have a similar functionality in JIRA?

2 answers

1 accepted

0 votes
Timothy Chin Community Champion May 20, 2014

No. There is no expand macro in JIRA. Have you searched in the Marketplace?

That's what I thought. Unfortunately I haven't found a plugin that achieves the expand functionality I want (plugin has to be Atlassian supported)

Thanks for your quick answer.

Hi Paul,

 

a bit late, but wanted to let you (and anyone else stumbling upon this) know that we've developed the Quick Suggest Macros plugin. It adds autocompletion for all existing macros, as well as some additional new macros. One of the new macros is the {expand} macro that you're looking for.


Cheers,
Anthony

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Sarah Schuster
Posted Jan 29, 2018 in Jira

What are common themes you've seen across successful & failed Jira Software implementations?

Hey everyone! My name is Sarah Schuster, and I'm a Customer Success Manager in Atlassian specializing in Jira Software Cloud. Over the next few weeks I will be posting discussion topics (8 total) to ...

2,799 views 11 18
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
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot