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Tips on getting things done in YouTrack

Case study: YouTrack adopted by Foldcraft furniture manufacturer

                        We’ve had a little Q&A session with Greg Witkamp of Foldcraft, a US furniture manufacturing company that has recently adopted YouTrack. Enjoy! Foldcraft is an employee-owned manufacturer of … Continue reading

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How to Import Your Jira Projects into YouTrack 6.5 in One Click

Whew, writing an entire post about OneClick is going to be a challenge! In your admin menu, choosing ‘Import from JIRA’ opens a straightforward form. Fill in the connection details, and YouTrack will discover what permissions you have in each of the JIRA … Continue reading

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How Agile board makes my life easier

I’m going to show you how I personally use the Agile board in YouTrack to visualize, track and manage my own marketing activities. How we do it at JetBrains Every JetBrains product has a dedicated Product Marketing Manager (PMM), and … Continue reading

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New Image Editor in YouTrack 6.0

In YouTrack, our goal is to make reporting bugs as easy as possible, and when it comes to software bugs, it often helps being able to post and annotate a screenshot of a problem as it is seen on the … Continue reading

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‘YouTrack 6 Is Here! What’s New?’ Webinar Recording and Q&A Session

Thanks everyone for joining us for a live webinar discovering YouTrack 6 in details, on November 14th! We had a great time in your company. We hope, you did enjoyed it and learned something new. Please welcome the webinar recording … Continue reading

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18 Useful Reports for Your Development Team

For every development team, keeping track of its activities is important. Your project tracking tool is the perfect place for creating reports and analyzing these activities. However, sometimes it’s not obvious which reports you need to productively manage, plan and … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: Making YouTrack Follow Your Process

The recording of our June 4th webinar with Dmitri Nesteruk, Making YouTrack Follow Your Process, is now available on JetBrains YouTube Channel. In this webinar, we demonstrated the ways YouTrack allows the issue tracking process to be customized so as … Continue reading

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Helpdeskers, Support Multiple Customers in a Single YouTrack Thread

Starting with v5.1, YouTrack can be used as a helpdesk without having to create accounts for your customers (the setup process is described here). Well, we’ve just released YouTrack 5.2 which enhances this functionality by allowing you to support multiple … Continue reading

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Cross-project Agile Boards in YouTrack: The Best Recipes

Today we would like to tell you about cross-project Agile boards and monitoring your work progress in several projects through a sprint or any other iteration. General use case My team works on two projects simultaneously, and I want to … Continue reading

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Multi-Level Agile Boards or How We Support Epics

We get quite a few questions from our customers which can be summed up as “Does YouTrack support multi-level agile boards, and do you have epics?” The short answer is “Yes.” For the long answer, please read on. What is … Continue reading

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