Move jira ondemand to another jira ondemand

Hi folk,

We deicded to restructure our company Jira's structure. Now we have several Jira ondemd and stand alone for different projects. It happens historically. Now we want to move them to one company's Jira on demand.

Our IT service guys moved all issus from standalone to ondemand. But couldn't find a way to move project/issues from one ondemand account to another.

Can you kindly guide us to do it smoothly.

1 answer

1 vote
Yew Teck En Atlassian Team Mar 13, 2013

If not mistaken, there's no way yet to merge 2 ondemand instances and the only workaround would be merging the instances in standalone version with ondemand backup. Then export the backup to import into ondemand instance.

You can refer to this ondemand KB:

Teck En, I'm not sure if I discribed correctly my needs.

I don't need to merge them completely. I just want to copy one project from one to antoher on demand jira.

Yew Teck En Atlassian Team Mar 13, 2013

If I remember correctly, there is no project import function in Ondemand instance. However, that was available in a JIRA Standalone version. You would require that import feature(from Standalone or known as JIRA BTF) to import the project from one instance to another

We solved in simpler way

JIRA -> Export to xls -> Upload to Google Docs -> Export to CSV -> Import to JIRA

Yew Teck En Atlassian Team Mar 13, 2013

Good to hear that and that seems to be a good way. :)

But somehow comments can't be export at this stage if i'm not mistaken.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Monday in Jira Software

Implementing Jira in Small Business

Introduction This article will give insight on how a small software development department implemented Atlassian products to enhance and streamline the business process. The privately held company h...

314 views 2 8
Read article

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