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    Efficiently manage attachments and rapidly distribute your files among appropriate categories for better navigability

    Efficiently manage attachments and rapidly distribute your files among appropriate categories for better navigability

    Edit attachments with GoEdit and keep revisions

    Discuss files and document revisions with team

    Set up categories per issue type with restrictions

    Directly edit your documents, workbooks, presentations, drawings, prototypes, recordings, and manage their specific revisions in your JIRA.

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    Take advantage of comment threads when discussing contents of documents in JIRA or track modifications and updates in your files with comments.

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    Manage the set of categories for each project or use a useful capability to restrict access to each attachment category for the appropriate users, groups or roles.

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    Smart Attachments is a real catch when you deal with multiple files in each JIRA issue. Use all the capabilities of attachment management:

    • create categories per issue types and further store attachments in categories;
    • directly edit attachments with GoEdit add-on, comment on them and manage document revisions in JIRA;
    • upload files to categories or move between them with drag-n-drop;
    • edit your documents, workbooks, presentations and drawings in MS Office;
    • send attachments to emails of your colleagues and partners from JIRA;
    • search for issues with attachments by name, format, document name or uploader;
    • automate attachment management in JIRA with validators, conditions and post-functions;
    • restrict access to certain categories for users, groups or project roles;
    • perform bulk actions (group removal, archive download, category migration or archivation to category);
    • import configuration from other JIRA projects.

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    by Rina Nir on 2017-02-18
    Adds some key features to the management of attachments in JIRA. Does also have a rest api, which empowered me too implement some sophisticated automation and transitions based on attachment status. Excellent and very responsive support. Well done,
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    by Furkan Temizer on 2017-01-10
    Wonderful plugin! Very essential for my work...And incredibly fast support.. Thanks a lot..
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    by Jonas Hauser on 2016-10-24
    Add-On with folders for attachments and with revision control for every file or image. An improve for Jira Issue attachments.
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    by Philippe Ducassé on 2016-10-19
    Smart attachment is a very good plug. But, we have problems for request. For example, we try to search on the name of category. Do you have a solution ?
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    Hello, Philippe.

    Thanks for your review. Could you please describe you use case for attachment search by categories and send it to vrukevich@stiltsoft.com

    As of now, the add-on supports the attachment lookup by name, document name and uploader. You can find details at https://docs.stiltsoft.com/display/CATAT/Searching+for+issues+with+attachments

    We will consider the addition of this capability in future releases.

    by Yaniv Elbaz on 2016-05-31
    Many of our JIRA issues include dozens of screenshots and attachments of various versions and revisions. Before installing Smart Attachments, we used to delete old attachments, which made us lose track of previous versions. Smart Attachments helps us easily organize attachment revisions and file types in different folders, handle revisions, edit attachment names on the spot, and basically do almost everything we could imagine. Great add-on, and we're looking forward to the upcoming features. Thanks!
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    Version 1.15.1 JIRA Server 6.3 - 7.3.3 Released 2017-03-07


    Improved speed of loading project administration section on large JIRA instances


    New in this release

    The new version of add-on includes the following features:

    • Improved the speed of loading the project administration section on large JIRA instances with thousands of users, user groups and project roles.
    • Improved the speed of running attachment indexation and corrected display of indexed information.
    • Added the mechanism that fires an event when the user edits a file in MS Office.

    Fixed in this release

    • Resolved the issue with saving access restrictions when the username, name of the user group or project role contains the apostrophe.
    • Resolved the issue with XSRF check failure when opening the project administration section.


    1. Log into your JIRA instance as an admin.
    2. Click the admin dropdown and choose Atlassian Marketplace. The Manage add-ons screen loads.
    3. Click Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
    4. Locate Smart Attachments via search. The appropriate add-on version appears in the search results.
    5. Click Try free to begin a new trial or Buy now to purchase a license for Smart Attachments. You're prompted to log into MyAtlassian. Smart Attachments begins to download.
    6. Enter your information and click Generate license when redirected to MyAtlassian.
    7. Click Apply license. If you're using an older version of UPM, you can copy and paste the license into your JIRA instance.

    To find older Smart Attachments versions compatible with your instance, you can look through our version history page.

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