A native app for Jira Core is here.
About the app
Here's what you'll get, and what you can do in the app:
- Manage projects from your fingertips
Search and browse your projects, along with all issues your team is working on. View details about your issues and add some more.
- Collaborate on the go
Create issues and add them straight to your projects. Add comments to keep your team in the loop, and @mention away to get your teammate's immediate attention.
- Get back to your work, fast
Use your favorite filters to quickly find important issues and projects, or just view the list of all issues you've been working on recently.
- Stay up-to-date, always
Get real-time notifications about activity in your projects so you don't miss a single thing. Customize what you're notified about and when.
What you'll need
Jira Core requirements
In order for your users to try the Jira Server app, you will need to upgrade your Jira instance to Jira Core 8.3 or later.
In order to use the app, your users will need a device with either:
- Android 5.0 (Lollipop) or later, or
- iOS 12 or later (iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch)
Upgrading the app
If you have used the app before and would like to try out the latest version, make sure you upgrade your Jira instance to Jira Core 8.3 or later.
Considerations for administrators
Here are some things to consider when determining whether your users will be able to use the app.
VPN and firewalls
If your Jira instance is not accessible on the public internet, users will need to connect their device to your network or virtual private network (VPN) in order to use the app.
We recommend providing your users with step-by-step instructions on how to connect to your VPN when you let them know the mobile app is available, as this is something Atlassian Support will not be able to help them with.
The app accepts both HTTP and HTTPS connections.
If your Jira instance is configured to use SSL, you will not be able to log in on the app if:
your certificate is self signed
the Certificate Authority (CA) is unknown, or is not one that Android / iOS trusts by default (for example it might be a new CA that is not yet trusted, or a private CA)
your certificate is missing an intermediate CA, affecting the certificate chain.
See our Knowledge base article for information on how to resolve this.
Login and authentication
The app supports all common Jira user management configurations, including external user directories and SAML single sign-on. Users will need to sign in to use the app, even if your site allows anonymous access.
Mobile Device Management (MDM)
You can distribute the Jira Server app to people in your organisation using your MDM solution. For more info on how to do this, see Mobile Device Management.
Third party add-ons and visual customizations
The mobile app provides a simple, lightweight way for users to view, create, edit and collaborate on issues. Complex interactions, including those provided by add-ons, will not be available in the app.
Any look and feel customizations you’ve made to your Jira instance will not be reflected in the app.
Related pages and known issues
Having problems when using the app? Check if they're listed here: