All you need to know as a user to start using the Table Grid Editor into your JIRA
- View information
- Edit information
- Export table grid information
- Searches based on the content of the table grid
- Driving Tables
- Calculating values for columns
- Datasource Specifications
Get a step by step explanation on how to configure the grid
- Configuration basics
An overview on how to configure a grid
- Configuration property index
All the grid properties in one place
- Grid Property - full list
The full list of properties, sorted alphabetically .
Grid properties by class
- grid details
- grid initialization properties
- column details
- column types
- database details - inner specifications
Developer guides explaining how to use the Java and REST API to read and manipulate grid data
Version 1.18.0 or higher is required.
A pdf export of the documentation is available here.
Examples and Recipes
If you want to know what you can use the Table Grid Editor for or if you just want to learn from our examples, please explore our examples and recipies:
The family list grid is used to collect the names of a family. It shows how to setup a grid with multiple types of columns, storing its data into a mysql database.
You want to track if all tasks to resolve an issue has been done, and who has been tackling it.
As support agent you have to consult people from different countries. Each country has a couple local divisions where you can direct users.
Take JIRA way beyond issue tracking and project management - the table grid editor opens up a whole new world of possibilities.
Use the table grid editor to create an on/offboarding application with asset management.
Use the grid to provide a predefined set of options in a 3x3 matrix
Initialize the grid with a parameterized grid. Parameters are based on customfield values.
The Project Components example shows how you can retrieve information from JIRA in a grid which uses cascading lists.
As head of Sales department you create a report with sales receipts attached
The sandwich menu recipe provides an example how to setup a sandwich ordering application (who doesn't need such application) using the grid.
This grid is another example of how the grid can be initialized based on the values entered in a custom field.
The sandwich order is an example where orders can be entered, using a list of possible menu choices.
The test plan with the list of issues. Grid shows status of each issue and helps deciding if it is worth to work on it.
Use TGE as a storage of simple sub-tasks and get email notification on change of the task assignee
The weekly resource allocation allows to setup a grid to track how many hours developers are allocated to a specific JIRA project. Total allocated hours are summerized.