Importing Stories into PlanningPoker.com
Step 1: Export .XML File from Jira
Step 2: Import .XML File into PlanningPoker.com

Exporting Stories from PlanningPoker.com into Jira
Step 1: Export .CSV File from PlanningPoker.com
Step 2: Import .CSV File into Jira

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Importing Stories into PlanningPoker.com

Step 1: Export .XML File from Jira

In your Jira backlog, highlight the stories to be exported as XML into the PlanningPoker.com game. Right-click and select “View in Issue Navigator.”

 

On the upper right-hand side, select “Export” and choose XML in the dropdown.

In your browser, go to File → Save Page As. It will download automatically as an XML file.

 

You’re ready to move the stories into PlanningPoker.com.


Step 2: Import XML into PlanningPoker.com

Click the Import Stories tab on the Create Game page. Choose your new XML file to import.

Once the file is chosen, click Get Stories.

Congratulations! You’ve imported your Jira stories. You can reorder, edit and delete them in this view.

You’ll be able to go into the Info tab during a game to edit these fields as well.


Exporting Stories from PlanningPoker.com into Jira

CSV Export from PlanningPoker.com
When your game is finished, open the View Results Pop-up from the Dealer Action Bar. (It may also popup automatically after the final story’s cards have flipped.)

Click the Export button. This will automatically download a .CSV of your game’s story list to your computer.

You’re ready to move the stories back into Jira.


Import .CSV File into Jira

In Jira, Click Projects –> Import External Project.

 

Select Import from Comma-Separated Values (CSV).

Choose your new .CSV file downloaded from your game and hit Next.


Choose the correct project to import your PlanningPoker stories and hit Next.

Match the CSV column titles to the appropriate Jira fields and hit Next.

You’re ready. Click Begin Import.

Head back into your project to ensure everything mapped correctly.

Congratulations, your stories are imported! 🙂