The 'Synchronise' feature in  helps you to preserve the integrity of the versions/components hierarchy in your project by detecting and repairing missing versions/components in the project hierarchy. You can run the project synchronisation manually or configure it to automatically detect and fix problems via listeners, if you have the appropriate administrator permissions.

To synchronise versions/components for a project,

You must have the 'Administer Projects' for a particular project to synchronise versions/components.

  1. Log in as a user with the 'JIRA Administrators' .
  2. Click the Tools menu and click Synchronise from the dropdown.  will synchronise your project versions/components for your project and display a confirmation window.

 

To configure to automatically synchronise versions/components,

You must have the 'JIRA Administrators' to configure  to automatically synchronise versions/components.

  1. Log in as a user with the 'JIRA Administrators' .
  2. Select Configuration.
  3. Check the Versions Synchroniser and Components Synchroniser checkboxes under the Listeners and Services section. Your changes will be saved immediately, i.e. the next time a change occurs that breaks the version/component hierarchy, will automatically repair the missing associations.