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The 'Pie Chart' report displays issues returned from a specified project or issue filter, grouped by a specified field. For example, an issue filter can be created to retrieve all open issues for a particular version of a particular project. The 'Pie Chart' report can then be used to display these issues grouped by a specified field (e.g. Assignee).

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What does the 'Pie Chart' report look like?

The report generated will look something like this:

Screenshot: 'Pie Chart' report

Generating a 'Pie Chart' report

  1. On the top navigation bar, click the white triangle next to 'Projects'. The projects dropdown will display.
    (tick) Tip: If you click on the 'Projects' link instead of the triangle, the summary for your current project will display.
  2. Click the project that you wish to browse. If it is not displayed in the dropdown, click 'View All Projects' — you will be able to view a list of all projects set up in your JIRA instance and select your project from there. (The choice of project will not affect the report.)
  3. Click the 'Reports' menu on the right of the page and click 'Pie Chart Report' from the dropdown menu that displays. The following form will appear:
  4. Click 'Select Filter or Project'.
  5. The popup Filter or Project Picker will appear. Select the project, or issue filter, in which you are interested. You will then be returned to the form.
  6. In the 'Statistic Type' field, select the field on which the pie chart will be based. (Note that you can choose only fields which have finite values).

Configuring your Internet Explorer cache settings

If you use Internet Explorer, you will need to configure your browser to be able to print pages with charts correctly:

  1. Select 'Internet Options' from the 'Tools' menu:
  2. The 'Internet Options' window will display. Click the 'Settings' button in the 'Temporary Internet files' (i.e. cache) section:
  3. The 'Settings' window will display. Ensure that you have do not have the 'Every visit to the page' (i.e. no caching) option selected. If so, select the 'Automatically' option instead.