How to create an issue type?

I am not getting option to crreate an issue type in Project administration?
How can I do it?

I need to create Test Case issue type.

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Thomas Schlegel Community Champion May 23, 2017

Hi Utkarsh,

the regular way is: 

  • Open Jira Administration ->  Issues
  • Click on "Issue types" in the left menu
  • On the upper right corner there is a button "Add issue type"

Do you have administrator permissions in your Jira?

I do have admin privilages but am not getting the "Add issue type" button

Here is the screenshot. 2017-05-23_16-01-56.png

That's the project administration.  You need to use the JIRA administration stuff as Thomas mentioned before.

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