How do I re-index if there isn't an Indexing option in Advanced System Settings?

I am a Jira admin, and the option Indexing just isn't there. I also don't have an Actions option in Project Settings to reindex just a project. How do I re-index??

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Thank you for your reply!

JIRA, by default, only grants the user account created during the JIRA Setup Wizard with the JIRA System Administrators global permission, and that person has to add the rest of us Admins specifically to JIRA System Administrators. 

Odd. I thought that the wizard created one group jira-administrators, added the newly created internal user to that group, and then set Global Permissions to use jira-administrators for both JIRA System Administrators and JIRA Administrators permissions. At least in JIRA 7.2

I am definitely an administrator , but cannot locate the re-index function in the new interface of Jira - Cloud.

Has anyone been able to locate that functionality?

Rant warning: I am finding it difficult to do a lot of standard things in that interface and when something like this comes along, done only rarely - I spend a lot of time chasing it. This is a big time waster for me.

I've the the same problem. Cannot find any solution. Jira documentation on that issue from Sep 4, 2017 seems to be outdated.

Yes , the link to "re-index" from this page is the only place in the documentation I could find :

https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiracloud/configuring-jira-application-options-818578873.html

and it is broken.  All you get is "Looks like we’re off the beaten track" and no option to report a broken link either. :(

Shortly after Matt answered this question, Atlassian removed indexing options from Cloud, as they've tweaked it slightly and it's no longer needed for a Jira admin action (The changes a Jira admin might make that might trigger the need for an index are captured and trigger a background one in the projects affected)

The doc Krys has found is incorrect and needs updating to remove that line!

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