Set up the Atlassian Plugin SDK and Build a Project

Welcome to the developer documentation for the Atlassian Plugin SDK! This hands on tutorial is designed to help you learn the basics of plugin development for Atlassian Server products.  

By the end of this tutorial, you'll have set up a local development environment and built a simple JIRA plugin.

On this page:


Before you begin

To complete this tutorial, you'll need the following:

  • Your favourite IDE or text editor
  • Port 2990 free on your system
  • Oracle Java SE Development Kit 8 (JDK) installed on your system. See the Oracle JDK 8 Downloads page if you need to install it
  • A basic knowledge of XML 

About the tutorial

The tutorial guides you through the following tasks:

Get started

Before you dive into building an add-on, you'll need to set up your development environment:

Install the Atlassian SDK on a (Windows) or (Linux or Mac) system

Additional Resources

Need help? Request support at Developer Technical Support Portal or ask a question in the Atlassian Developer Community.

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