Question regarding JIRA Suite Utilities plugin


When I unzip the JIRA Suite Utilities file it consists of "com", "META-INF" and "templates" folders and an atlassian-plugin.xml file. How do I install the jar file on Linux platrofm with Jira 4.0.1 since it does not contain any JAR file?


Rahul Savaikar

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Run this command in unix directly.. you will get the JAR for versions JIRA 4.0 - 4.2.4

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Rename the downloaded file to .jar. Sometimes the extension is saved as .zip in windows.

after rename also still it giving type as Zip file only.How to convert into jar file


Hello Suresh,

What version of Jira are you using?


Rahul Savaikar

jira 5.1.8 version rahul.

Hello Suresh,

Please run the below command directly if you are using UNIX:



You can directly click on the link to download the jar. Sometimes it does download the zip files if you are using Win 7/XP.


Rahul Savaikar

Yes I am using windows 7.

so how can I download jar file.



Hello Amit and Jobin,

Thank you very much!! It did the trick.


Rahul Savaikar

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