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    by Atlassian Labsfor JIRA Server 7.2.0 - 7.2.9 and more versions
    Versions available for JIRA Server 6.3 - 7.1.10
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    Visual editor for comments and description and other text fields in JIRA

    Visual editor for comments and description and other text fields in JIRA

    Real time visual formatting

    Image attachments support in the edit area

    Rich content paste

    Use the toolbar to format text. See the formatted text as you type.

    You can now easily add attachments to the descriptions. Pasting images from the clipboard works too!

    Paste pre-formatted tables and documents. We'll handle that too.

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    This functionality has been included in JIRA Server since 7.2.0.

    Please install only for earlier JIRA versions.


    Some of the features:

    • Keyboard shortcuts (Confluence-like)
    • Automatically replaces wiki markup string to formatted text as you type
    • Doesn't break compatibility with any add-ons doing wiki markup transformation
    • Detects issue attachments and lets you easily insert them
    • Automatically continuing bullet and numbered lists (just hit enter to add the next item)
    • Use icons you didn't know exist in JIRA
    • Edit wiki text content using source mode
    • Dynamically switch between source and WYSIWYG

    Browser Support: Chrome, Firefox, Edge, MSIE, Safari

    Editor depends on Wiki Editor plugin.

    We're looking forward for the feedback.

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    by TJ Tripp on 2017-06-22
    Works great! I love it.
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    by Chris Emerson on 2017-03-15
    Dear God please when is this coming to JIRA Cloud?! The default non Rich Text editor in JIRA is a nightmare for non technical users! :(
    1 out of 1 found this review helpful
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    by Nelson Fernandez on 2017-01-25
    Nice tool but I got an error with agile plugin like url : https://confluence.atlassian.com/jirakb/jira-agile-error-during-page-load-curl-already-exists-858695583.html Is there anyway to avoid this error with agile plugin ? Rich text editor version 1.0.84 and jira version 6.3.1#6329. Thanks!
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    by Utkarsh Agarwal on 2017-01-23
    Bug in visual Text editor Every time when you edit and save Description in Visual mode of any Items – The plugin will automatically add one new line at the end on all {code}…{code} block. However the issue is not available in text editor mode. This creates issue when multiple updates are made in the visual text editor and we obtain multiple new blank lines added at the bottom of the code. We are using version 1.0.84.
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    by Mohamed Asalam on 2016-10-09
    Nice tool, tried jira-editor-plugin-1.0.83/84 with jira v6.3.4, found below two issues 1- Pasting image is not working 2- Formatting control bar is not appearing.
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    Atlassian Labs

    Hello Mohamed!

    In order to have full experience please make sure that you have installed and enabled JIRA Wiki Editor Plugin.

    Image paste unforunately is supported only in JIRA 7.0+.


    Regards, Grzegorz


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    Version 1.1.50 JIRA Server 7.2.0 - 7.2.9 Released 2016-08-25


    Fixed problem with web sudo on RTE configuration page


    1. Log into your JIRA instance as an admin.
    2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Add-ons. The Manage add-ons screen loads.
    3. Click Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
    4. Locate Rich Text Editor for JIRA via search. Results include add-on versions compatible with your JIRA instance.
    5. Click Install to download and install your add-on.
    6. You're all set! Click Close in the Installed and ready to go dialog.

    To find older Rich Text Editor for JIRA versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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