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Usage Guide for Creately for JIRA

Thank You

Thank you for installing Creately Diagramming plugin for JIRA.

If you're wondering how to get started, go through the usage help guidelines below:

Adding a Creately Diagram

To add a Creately Diagram to a particular JIRA issue is easy:

  • Simply select Add/Edit Creately Diagram from the More Actions drop-down menu.

  • You'll be then directed to the in-browser Creately editor where you can draw your diagram.

  • Then click to save your diagram. You'll be prompted to punch in a name for the diagram you just created.

  • Click exit to return to your JIRA issue. And your diagram is now added to the issue.

Editing a Creately Diagram

To edit an existing Creately Diagram:

  • Simply select Add/Edit Creately Diagram from the More Actions drop-down menu.

  • You'll be presented with a dialog. Simply select the diagram you want to edit and click on the Edit Diagram button.

  • This will direct you to the in-browser diagram editor where you can then modify your diagram.

  • Save your latest version either by giving a new name (optional). You can also enter optional comments about the changes.

  • Click exit to return to your JIRA issue. You'll now see the updated/modified diagram on your issue.

Deleting a Creately Diagram

To delete a Creately Diagram:

  • Simply click on the drop down under your JIRA issue attachments and select Manage Attachments

  • Simply click on the recycle bin icon to delete a diagram.

  • Then you'll be prompted to confirm the action. Simply click on the Delete button if you want to remove the diagram from this particular issue.

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