How to Choose a Language and Change Password in JIRA Tool in Testing

You can specify your JIRA settings from your JIRA profile (e.g. your email id, and the format of your received email notifications). It also contains some useful links to a number of personalized reports.

How to view your JIRA user profile:

  1. Click on your user name at the top-right of the page.
  2. Your "User Profile" will be displayed.
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Choosing a Language

You can choose the language of your choice for your JIRA account.

How to choose a language:

  1. Click on your user name at the top of the page. Your User Profile will open.
  2. Click on Edit link in front of Preferences.Update; the User Preferences window will open.

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  3. Select your language from the "Language" drop down list.
  4. Click the Update button.
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Changing your Password

How to change your JIRA password:

  1. Click on your user name at the top of the page. Your User Profile will open.
  2. Click on the "Change Password" link at the left of the page.
  3. Enter your old password into the "Current Password" textbox, and type your new password into the "New Password" and "Confirm Password" (same as New Password) fields.
  4. Click on "Update" button.
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If your JIRA administrator has configured "External Password Management"  or "External User Management" (e.g. if you are using your Active Directory or LDAP username to login to JIRA), the "Change Password" link may not be available.