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What is Table Grid Editor?

(supported since Better PDF Exporter 3.4.0)

Table Grid Editor is a Jira app that extends Jira with list- and spreadsheet-like (table-like) custom fields. (Table Grid Editor is effectively replaced by its modern re-implementation called Table Grid Next Generation. Both the old and the new apps are integrated with Better PDF Exporter.)

Table Grid Editor integration features

  • You can export any Table Grid Editor managed custom field to PDF.

(Need more features? Tell us in a support ticket!)

Table Grid Editor integration vs. the Table Grid Editor built-in PDF exports

You may want to ask: if Table Grid Editor has a built-in PDF export feature, why would you use another app for the same?

While the Table Grid Editor built-in PDF exports may be sufficient for basic use cases, the Better PDF Exporter integration is more powerful in, at least, these:

If any of these are important for you, give it a try.

Tutorial video

Watch this short introductory video to learn how easy it is to export Table Grid Editor managed data to PDF:

Export samples

Issue with table grid field

This sample is a typical quote document with the line items stored in a table grid. The table grid has columns of various data types.

jira-table-grid-editor-fields-single-issue.pdf

Issue list with table grid fields

When exporting an issue table, the table grid fields are fit into single cells, essentially becoming tables-in-a-table. Even in this case, the export is perfectly readable and summarizes large amount of data in an intuitive layout.

jira-table-grid-editor-fields-issue-navigator.pdf

Configuration

There is nothing to do. Better PDF Exporter will automatically recognize the Table Grid Editor managed fields and export them accordingly.

Learn more about Table Grid Editor