What is the solution to this problem? (PROJECT IMPORT to another JIRA instance)


Project import will show a message saying: "JIRA did not find a project with key 'XXX'(project key) to import your issues into. Please create a project with key 'XXX' that contains compatible workflow and issue types"

1 answer

Thanks for your reply. So i worked 1 month configuring all my 3 projects in a cloud for testing purposes just to configure it all again in our productive system? 

Yes, I'm afraid you did waste a lot of time. 

If you were on server, there are add-ons that can help you transfer config, but Cloud doesn't support them.  The best you could do is take a backup of Cloud, download it and restore it on a temporary server system, then use the add-ons to transfer the configuration to production.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Friday in Jira

New 5k User Limit and Other Cloud Updates

Hi all! Lauren here from the Enterprise Cloud marketing team.  I have some exciting Cloud updates from #AtlassianSummit that I wanted to share. We want everyone in your organization to be ab...

95 views 0 3
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