JIRA GitHub Issue Importer

(1) 2020 downloads Atlassian Labs IntegrationsAvailable for JIRA 6.1 - 6.2.3 Atlassian supported
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Github importer, migration, JIM

Ready to use for admins

Github.com & Github Enterprise

Easy Label mapping

Avaliable in OnDemand and BTF

Support for both Github.com and Enterprise edition

Easily map Github Label into Issue Types and Resolutions

Pricing overview

This add-on is free for download instances.

You may download and install it using the Universal Plugin Manager inside of your Atlassian application.

This add-on is not available for OnDemand.

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Release notes

version 2.0.2JIRA 6.1 - 6.2.3

  • JIM-1253 - Importer will no longer allow to map labels to Sub-Task issue Type
  • JIM-1250 - Very long labels are now correctly displayed
  • JIM-1249 - In case of resolution conflict issue will be left unresolved
  • JIM-1248 - Fixed importing of Github Milestones into versions - Released flag is now correctly set.


  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 JIRA GitHub Issue Importer 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 JIRA GitHub Issue Importer versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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