Change the time format to 24 hours in Jira

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Platform Notice: Server and Data Center Only - This article only applies to Atlassian products on the server and data center platforms.

Purpose

Users would like the time in Jira to show in the 24 hours format rather than the 12 hours format

Solution

You may refer to this page for more information: Changing the Due Date Input Format


  1. Go to the General Configuration page of your Jira instance

    Keyboard shortcut : 'G' + 'G' + Start typing 'General Configuration' and hit Enter.



  2. Click on Advance Settings
  3. Locate jira.date.* and replace the current value with the value below respectively and click Update :

    jira.date.picker.javascript.format=%e/%b/%y
    jira.date.time.picker.javascript.format=%e/%b/%y %H:%M
    jira.date.time.picker.java.format=dd/MMM/yy H:mm
    jira.date.picker.java.format=dd/MMM/yy
  4. Go to the Look and Feel page of your Jira instance

    Keyboard shortcut : 'G' + 'G' + Start typing 'Look and feel' and hit Enter.



  5. Locate the Time Format and replace the current value with the value below and click Update :

    HH:mm
  6. Locate the Day Format and replace the current value with the value below and click Update :

    EEEE HH:mm
  7. Locate the Complete Date/Time Format and replace the current value with the value below and click Update :

    dd/MMM/yy HH:mm

DescriptionUsers would like the time in JIRA to show in the 24 hours format rather than the 12 hours format
ProductJira
PlatformServer
Last modified on Mar 20, 2020

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