How to Disable User Onboarding in JIRA 6.4 and Above

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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.


This article indicates how to disable the user onboarding in JIRA applications.


Through the user interface:

  1. As a JIRA administrator, navigate to <JIRA-URL>/secure/SiteDarkFeatures!default.jspa
  2. Add the following dark feature flag: jira.onboarding.feature.disabled
  3. To re-enable onboarding, click the Disable link next to the dark feature on the same dark feature management screen.

As a Java property, as per Setting properties and options on startup add -Datlassian.darkfeature.jira.onboarding.feature.disabled=true.

Last modified on Mar 3, 2016

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