JIRA Administrators can import the CSV data to JIRA?


I just want to know clearly, if we can import the CSV file with "JIRA Administrators" or not.

Do we need to do this with "JIRA System Administrators" only?

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JIRA Administrator is sufficient to import csv files.

2015-02-11 07_51_13-Importing Data from CSV - JIRA 6.2 - Atlassian Documentation.png

Importing from CSV is done via JIRA Importers Plugin and since version 6.2.3 (for plugin, for JIRA it's 6.2+ i believe) the ability to bulk create wasintroduced to all users with Create permissions.

Only 1 difference i believe is that JIRA Administrators have extended import (i.e. they can map Status field so issues can be created in any Workflow State) when non-administrator users can only use this feature for bulk create.

Ah, correct. Create Issue project permission and global Bulk Change permission is required. +1 https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Creating+issues+using+the+CSV+importer

Thank you so much!

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