Release Notes v8.1

February 20, 2021

Server version: Upgrading from legacy ActivityTimeline v7.2.x and earlier:

Please read and follow the Upgrade Instructions of ActivityTimeline v7.6.

ActivityTimeline Cloud:  Released on February 13, 2021. 

ActivityTimeline Server: Released on February 20, 2021. 

This version update includes the following enhancements:

  • Added possibility to associate Jira groups to Teams, User Roles, Position and Skills

  • New User Groups page with a list of association

  • Automatic daily sync of team members from the associated Jira group

Now you can set up & manage your ActivityTimeline by using your Jira groups: Assign User roles, add Skills & Positions, form teams from your existing Jira groups. All the information synchronizes automatically with Jira, so you’re always up-to-date.


  • Added possibility to clone issue parts during drag’n’drop operation with Ctrl+Shift pressed.

  • Added possibility to 'Schedule Existing Issue' as well as 'Create New Issue' when selecting a period of time

  • Added New “Person per task detailed workload report”

    A new report that shows precisely how much time each employee spends on each task per day/week/month, so that you clearly understand how the time is getting allocated. This report is available at Reports->All reports->Person per task detailed workload report.

  • Added support for Time Tracking Fields in “Detailed Worklog Report”

  • New configuration setting to define “Default Event Type” when creating a new item

  • New product Quick Tour


  • Improved Italian translation

  • Increased the number of allowed worklogs for “Detailed Worklog Report” from a Jira filter

  • Improved “Vacation Report” to include specific number of days per week/month cell

  • Fixed bookmarking of specific report settings

  • Fixed exporting of workload report with custom parameters to Excel

  • Fixed: Do not re-generate Team Calendar link on page open

  • Many other improvements and fixes


Should you have any questions regarding any of the new features - feel free to contact our support team