Getting Capture for JIRA in your browser

Capture for JIRA includes browser extensions for all the major browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, and Safari. The browser extension allows you to capture issues in your JIRA projects directly from any web page, take and annotate screenshots, use issue templates, manage test sessions, and much more.

Before you begin

Check whether your browser's version is supported for the Capture for JIRA browser extension on Capture for JIRA Compatibility Chart. Note that Capture for JIRA does not currently support any mobile browsers (iOS, Android, etc).

You will also need the Capture for JIRA plugin installed on your instance of JIRA before the extensions become available. Otherwise, you will not see the 'Test Sessions' menu in your JIRA site.

Downloading the Capture for JIRA Extension

To download the Capture for JIRA browser extension, navigate to Capture (upper menu in the JIRA header) > Get Browser Extension. Capture for JIRA will detect your current browser for downloading the extension.

Installing the Capture for JIRA Extension

Please note, for Capture for JIRA to operate correctly, you must ensure that cookies are enabled on your browser.

Connect Capture for JIRA Extension to JIRA

After installing the Capture for JIRA extension for your browser, you will be prompted to log in to your JIRA server by providing a user name and password. 

To reconfigure your connection to the JIRA server, you can click the "cog" icon in Capture for JIRA above the tabs: