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General FAQ

What is JIRA Capture?

JIRA Capture is an add-on to JIRA and includes browser extensions designed to rapidly capture comprehensive bug reports when testing web applications. It has both a JIRA server plugin component, as well as browser extensions.

What is Bonfire?

Bonfire is now called JIRA Capture. Learn more.

JIRA Capture was known as Bonfire prior to JIRA Capture 2.7.

What JIRA Capture License do I need for my JIRA instance?

To enable JIRA Capture for your JIRA instance, your JIRA Capture License needs to match your JIRA license. The JIRA Capture license type and user count must match that of the JIRA license it is being used with. For instance, a 25 User Commercial JIRA license will require a 25 User Commercial JIRA Capture license. Further information can be found in the licensing and pricing FAQ.

How do I set up JIRA Capture?

See our Installation Guide.

What version of JIRA do I need to run JIRA Capture?

Please refer to our Compatibility Chart

Which browsers do JIRA Capture work with?

JIRA Capture extensions are available for Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and Safari. For more information, see our Compatibility Chart

Can I try out JIRA Capture somewhere?

Yes, you can set up a free 30-day evaluation of Atlassian OnDemand and add JIRA Capture to this instance. You can try it out there and see it in action.

Where can I give you feedback?

To give the JIRA Capture team feedback, simply raise an issue in our issue tracker at

Is JIRA Capture available for Atlassian OnDemand?

Yes, you may add JIRA Capture to your OnDemand subscription at

Features FAQ

How can I create my own variables?

You can create dynamic variables to use inside your issue templates. See our usage guide on Templates and Variables for more details.

Can a session belong to multiple issues?

Yes, as of JIRA Capture 2.1, this is now possible. All related issues must be in the same project as the test session.

Is JIRA Capture available in my local language?

As of 2.0, JIRA Capture only supports English. We hope to support multiple languages shortly. In the meantime, you can stay updated on this issue in our issue tracker.


Having issues with using JIRA Capture? See if our JIRA Capture Troubleshooting Guide can help.

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