CreateProjectFromTemplate exception


assignee = (User) coreInfoIssue

project = ProjectUtils.createProject("key",
newKeyValue, "lead", assignee, "name", newKeyValue
+ " " + issue.getSummary(), "description",

When ever i tried to create project as an Admin i am able to create the project but when ever i am trying to create a project from template as a user i am getting the following exception.....

2012-02-09 12:40:21,910 http-9090-8 ERROR kalyan 760x153x1 1azns0t /secure/WorkflowUIDispatcher.jspa [workflow.function.createproject.CreateProjectFromTemplate] CreateException Occurred :com.atlassian.jira.exception.CreateException: Errors: {}
Error Messages: [You must have global administrator rights in order to modify projects.]

I should not give the admin permission to the user .so pls give me a solution


1 answer

Hi Naren,

You can use this plugin ( to create a project from template.

Best Regards,

Oğuz Kağan Aslan

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