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Add Jira issue comments in MS Teams

Feature overview

There is a major status update? Add this Microsoft Teams message to your Jira comments. We recommend using Jira comments for bigger status updates, new specifications, or any other major information.


Jira issue comments can be based on any MS Teams channel conversation or chat!

  • Select a channel conversation → Click on the menu dots → Choose “more actions” → Add Jira issue comment (see screenshot above)

  • A dialogue opens → Fill in the required fields → Add comment (to issue)

  • Select the “link conversation” checkbox → Message will be linked to Jira issue

  • Advantage: The whole message thread will be visible in Jira!

Feature requirements

In order to add MS Teams conversations as a Jira issue comment, the following set-up and configuration needs to done:

Jira & Microsoft deployment

  • Jira Cloud, Jira Server & Data Center (Server needs to be publicly available)

  • Microsoft 365 & MS Exchange