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JIRA 4 Essentials by Patrick Li

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Dashboard

The dashboard is the first page you see when you access JIRA. Dashboards host "mini-applications" known as Gadgets, which provides various data and information from your JIRA instance. The dashboard acts as a portal which provides users with a quick one-page view on information that is relevant or of interest to them.

Managing dashboards

When you first install JIRA, the dashboard you see is called the System Dashboard, and it is preconfigured for your convenience. You can have more than one dashboard in JIRA, and each dashboard functions and are configured independently.

  1. Bring up the drop-down menu from Dashboards.
  2. Select the Manage Dashboards option. This will bring you to the Manage Dashboards page.

From this page, you can edit and maintain ...

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