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How to generate API token in Jira

Hi Team,

Can you please suggest how to create API token in Jira using basic auth.

Note: We are not going to install any kind of plugin to generate API token.

So, Please suggest the steps how to generate API token in Jira using basic auth.

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Pramodh M Community Leader Aug 29, 2022

@Jyotsna Chimakurthi 

Welcome to the Community!!

Once you have logged in to Atlassian Account at

Navigate to the URL here

Article -

Let me know if it helps


Hi @Pramodh M 

We need token from our JFM Jira instance.

And the article shows from Atlassian.

If we generate API token through Atlassian is it helps for JFM also?

Please confirm.

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To get an authorisation token for a server or DC system, see

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