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Connect module equivalents

This page discusses Forge modules that have equivalent modules in the Connect framework. The tables below show the Forge modules that have already been released, as well as the ones that are upcoming on our engineering roadmap.

Released modules

The following tables show Connect modules with equivalent Forge modules that have already been released.

Cross-product modules

Connect moduleForge moduleForge module description
webhook (Confluence) (Jira)triggerThe trigger module invokes a function when a product event is fired. For example, as the result of an issue being created in Jira.

Jira modules

Connect moduleForge moduleForge module description
adminPagesjira:adminPageThe jira:adminPage module adds an item in the Apps section of the left navigation of Jira admin settings. When the item is clicked, content is rendered on a new Jira page.
generalPagesjira:globalPageThe jira:globalPage module adds an item in the Apps section of the main navigation. When the item is clicked, content is rendered on a new Jira page.
jiraIssueFieldjira:customFieldThe jira:customField module creates a new custom field in Jira, which makes it easier for users to add information to issues, specific to their teams' needs.
jira.issue.toolsjira:issueActionThe jira:issueAction module adds a menu item to the more actions ••• menu on the issue view. When the menu item is clicked, the module’s function renders a modal dialog.
jiraIssueGlances

jira.issue.glance.webpanel

atl.jira.view.issue.right.context
jira:issueGlanceThe jira:issueGlance module adds an issue glance to Jira, which is content that is shown/hidden in an issue by clicking a button. The button for the issue glance is placed alongside fields such as Assignee and Labels.
jiraIssueTabPanelsjira:issueActivityThe jira:issueActivity module adds an item to the Activity panel of Jira issues.
jiraIssueContents

jira.issue.content.webpanel

atl.jira.view.issue.left.context

atl.gh.issue.details.tab
jira:issuePanelThe jira:issuePanel module adds an issue panel to a Jira issue when a configured button is clicked. The content of the module is shown above the Activity panel on a Jira issue.
jiraWorkflowValidatorsjira:workflowValidatorThe jira:workflowValidator module creates a workflow validator that can be configured on workflow transitions in company-managed projects.
jiraWorkflowConditionsjira:workflowConditionThe jira:workflowCondition module creates a workflow condition that can be configured on workflow transitions in company-managed projects.
jiraProjectPagesjira:projectPageThe ProjectPage component renders content on a Jira page, which can be accessed from an option in the Apps section of the left navigation of Jira company-managed project settings.
jiraProjectAdminTabPanelsjira:projectSettingsPageThe jira:projectSettingsPage module adds an item to the project settings sidebar.
jiraDashboardItems

atl.dashboard.left
jira:dashboardGadgetThe jira:dashboardGadget module creates a dashboard gadget that is displayed on the Dashboards page.
entityPropertyjira:entityPropertyThe jira:entityProperty module requests that fields of an entity property are indexed by Jira to make the fields available to query in JQL.
globalPermissionjira:globalPermissionThe jira:globalPermission module allows you to define custom global permissions for Jira.
projectPermissionjira:projectPermissionThe jira:projectPermission module allows you to define custom project permissions for Jira.

Confluence modules

Connect moduleForge moduleForge module description
dynamicContentMacro

staticContentMacro
macroThe macro module inserts dynamic content into the user interface via an editor. Editor macros are only compatible with the Atlassian editor. All cloud sites use the Atlassian editor by default.
contentBylineItemsconfluence:contentBylineItemThe confluence:contentBylineItem module adds an entry to the content byline section, which is the part of the content under the title that includes metadata about contributors and more.
adminPagesconfluence:globalSettingsThe confluence:globalSettings module adds a link to the left navigation menu in Confluence global settings.
generalPagesconfluence:globalPageThe confluence:globalPage module displays content in place of a Confluence page. Each module appears as a link in the main navigation menu in the Apps section, and the title of each module is used as the title of the link.
spaceToolsTabsconfluence:spaceSettings The confluence:spaceSettings module adds a tab inside the integration settings of a Confluence space. Clicking the tab shows the module's content.
system.content.button

system.content.action/modify

system.content.action/primary

system.content.action/secondary
confluence:contentActionThe confluence:contentAction module adds a menu item to the more actions (•••) menu for pages and blogs. When the menu item is clicked, the module’s function renders a modal dialog.
page.view.selection/action-panelconfluence:contextMenuThe confluence:contextMenu module displays an entry in the context menu when a user selects some text on a page or blog. All modules are grouped under the dropdown button in the menu. The title of the module renders as a menu item.
atl.dashboard.secondaryconfluence:homepageFeedThe confluence:homepageFeed module displays content in the right panel of the Confluence Home page. Each module represents a separate section in the panel, and the title of each module is used as a section title. When a user clicks an app title, the corresponding section is expanded, and the Forge app is rendered as content.

Jira Service Management modules

Connect moduleForge moduleForge module description
serviceDeskOrganizationPanelsjiraServiceManagement:organizationPanelThe jiraServiceManagement:organizationPanel module adds a panel at the bottom of customer portal pages.
serviceDeskPortalFooterjiraServiceManagement:portalFooterThe jiraServiceManagement:portalFooter module adds a panel at the bottom of customer portal pages.
serviceDeskPortalHeaderjiraServiceManagement:portalHeaderThe jiraServiceManagement:portalHeader module adds a panel at the top of customer portal pages.
serviceDeskPortalSubHeaderjiraServiceManagement:portalSubheader The jiraServiceManagement:portalSubheader module adds a panel rendered underneath the title of customer portal pages.
serviceDeskPortalProfilePaneljiraServiceManagement:portalProfilePanelThe jiraServiceManagement:portalProfilePanel module adds a panel to the Profile page in customer portal.
serviceDeskPortalRequestCreatePropertyPaneljiraServiceManagement:portalRequestCreatePropertyPanelThe jiraServiceManagement:portalRequestCreatePropertyPanel module enables apps to save arbitrary data during request creation as Jira issue properties. The content of the module is shown on a portal request creation form.
serviceDeskPortalRequestViewActionjiraServiceManagement:portalRequestViewActionThe jiraServiceManagement:portalRequestViewAction module adds an item to the action panel in request details page of customer portal.
serviceDeskPortalRequestViewDetailsPaneljiraServiceManagement:portalRequestDetailThe jiraServiceManagement:portalRequestDetail module adds a panel to a portal request. The content of the module is shown below the Activity panel on a portal request.
serviceDeskPortalRequestViewPaneljiraServiceManagement:portalRequestDetailPanelThe jiraServiceManagement:portalRequestDetailPanel module adds a panel to a portal request in side panel. The content of the module is shown at the bottom of request side panel.
serviceDeskPortalUserMenuActionjiraServiceManagement:portalUserMenuActionThe jiraServiceManagement:portalUserMenuAction module adds an item the user menu of customer portal.
serviceDeskQueueGroups

serviceDeskQueues
jiraServiceManagement:queuePageThe jiraServiceManagement:queuePage module adds an item in the Apps section. You can find the Apps section in the left navigation of Queues in a service project.

Upcoming modules

This table shows Connect modules that have equivalent Forge modules on our engineering roadmap. Note, being on the roadmap does not guarantee the release of these equivalent modules.

Cross-product

Connect moduleConnect module description
postInstallPage

(Confluence) (Jira)
A "Get Started" button will link to this page from both the app's entry in Manage Add-ons and from the dialog that the user is shown when they successfully install the app.
configurePage

(Confluence) (Jira)
A "Configure" button will link to this page from the app's entry in Manage Add-ons. Use this page to provide configuration of the app itself.

Jira

Connect moduleConnect module description
jiraWorkflowPostFunctionsPost functions carry out any additional processing required after a Jira workflow transition is executed.
jiraReportsAllow apps to define a new report, which is linked from a project page.

Confluence

Connect moduleConnect module description
atl.generalAllows apps to display announcement messages above the main navigation bar.
Custom ContentAllows apps to declare custom content in Confluence, which behaves like the built-in Confluence content types.

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