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General Information

Kanban Gantt for Jira (jGantt)


by MrAddonŽ by TecnoFor


  

Jira Server & Datacenter


Free


Generate a Gantt graph directly from your Board


On this page



Description

This addon provide a great feature: directly from your board, you can create a GANTT view of your project.


Install addon

After download the JAR, install using the link in Manage apps page, search addon as show in following GIF

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Global Configuration

No global configuration is needed. Just follow the Project configuration show in Usage paragraph.


Usage

Before use the addon, configure the project following those easy steps:


👉 define 3 fields necessary for the addon, as show in following image in the Card layout section of the settings of your usual Kanban board:


👉 The first field must be some field to make the Group By hierarchy in the Gantt, for example, you can use the system field “assignee“.

👉 As second field you can use “Created” system field or an “Start date” custom field (created by you previously in Jira),

👉 As third field you can use “Due Date” or “Resolved” or “Updated” system fields or an “End date” custom field (created by you in Jira)Result


After this, feature icon is enabled



and this is the result once you click on it.




Integration with MrAddon Apps

Gantt is well integrated with MrAddon Apps, like:

Kanban Combined WIP for Jira (Server)

New Status Colors PRO for Jira Server

New Status Colors for Jira Server

Issue Card Printer for JIRA Server


If Kanban Combined WIP for Jira (Server) is installed in own instance, it’s possible configure JGantt directly from Board configuration in order to store the new Dates of the tasks, just using drag’n’drop through the Gantt Diagram. Just select BOARD → Configure


and the new menu item is available on the left: Kanban Gantt Configuration.


and it’s possible configure the JGantt option directly. If Kanban Combined WIP for Jira (Server) is not installed, follow the previous paragraph description for the configuration.

That’s all? of course no.


As a new feature, if you modify the Gantt, Start Date and End Date Field are automatically modified. As shown:

👉 starting from this:


👉 do the action shown:


👉 and the result is:


The issue start date modification on the JGantt is reported in tasks.


If New Status Colors PRO for Jira Server is installed in own instance, in JGantt is present a new option



just select this new option and ….


If New Status Colors for Jira Server is installed in own instance, we have the same effect.


If Issue Card Printer for JIRA Server is installed in own instance, in JGantt is present another option



just select the desired option and it’s possible print (smile)



As you read, the plugin is and will be always Open Source and collaborators all welcome always of course! For any type of suggestion or issues/bugs you can contact in our Customer Portal


Release Notes


Ravi Sagar review of addon on his youtube channel.

Add integration with Issue Card Printer for JIRA Server

Add integration with New Status Colors PRO for Jira Server

Add integration with Kanban Combined WIP for Jira Server



10 Comments

  1. Here some extra info about the Kanban Gantt plugin, integrations, possible solution to incidences, languages accepted, date formats accepted, cookies, etc: https://mraddon.blog/2019/12/26/kanban-gantt-for-jira-documentation-with-adaptavist-scriptrunner/

    1. Unknown User (artigianodelsoftware@gmail.com)

      Take a look now if it’s ok (smile)

  2. Anonymous

    The date format and the three required fields are configured by document, but disabled is still prompted, What should I do?
    (按文档配置了日期格式和三个必须的字段,但是还是提示disabled,请问怎么办)

    1. Hello, try to install the previous version of the plugin 4.1.0 (instead of the latest version 4.2.1) from here: https://marketplace.atlassian.com/apps/1221236/kanban-gantt-for-jira-jgantt/version-history

      We have detected a bug in the new version formatting dates in old Jira’s ( example: Jira 7.4 ), is your case?

      Let us know if this workaround solves the problem, we are working to solve the bug this week

      Regards

      1. Anonymous

        yes,my version is 7.4.2,Now I use plugin 4.1.0 and success!

        1. Perfect! Thanks for notice us, we will fix the problem in the next release version

          Sorry the inconveniences and have a nice day! :D

          1. Anonymous

            Hi,
            I have the same issue described. Also installed plugin v.4.1.0 but the problem persist.

            1. Hello, please open a new ticket to us using this link:

              https://jirasupport.atlassian.net/servicedesk/customer/portal/1/group/18/create/53

              Also please send us some screenshots and info about plugin version and Jira version (and your locale/language of your profile, and the Date/time format you use in Jira)

              Thanks!

  3. Anonymous

    hello,my Jira version is 8.4.1,now using zhe lastest plugin ,but the button show disabled;

    i reinstall plugin 4.3.1,but it does not work.

    so ,i reinstall plugin 4.1.0,it works!

    1. Hello! Thanks for the information we will investigate the case but probably is something about date-formats or region language.

      Please try to install latest version of Kanban Gantt plus Kanban Combined WIP plugin (it adds an extra Gannt config page in the Kanban boards settings page) and let us know if in this case works

      Please also contact with us in the support portal to follow the case https://jirasupport.atlassian.net/servicedesk/customer/portal/1/group/18/create/53

      Many thanks!

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