Invalid jira account account settings missing required setting setting – How to solve this Elasticsearch exception

Opster Team

August-23, Version: 6.8-8.9

Briefly, this error occurs when the Elasticsearch is trying to integrate with Jira but the required settings for the Jira account are missing or not correctly configured. To resolve this issue, you should first verify the Jira account settings in your Elasticsearch configuration. Ensure that all required fields are filled out correctly. If the problem persists, check the Elasticsearch logs for more detailed error messages. It might be necessary to update your Elasticsearch or Jira version if they are not compatible.

This guide will help you check for common problems that cause the log ” invalid jira [” + account + “] account settings. missing required [” + setting + “] setting ” to appear. To understand the issues related to this log, read the explanation below about the following Elasticsearch concepts: settings, plugin.

Log Context

Log “invalid jira [” + account + “] account settings. missing required [” + setting + “] setting” class name is We extracted the following from Elasticsearch source code for those seeking an in-depth context :

 HttpResponse response = httpClient.execute(request);
 return JiraIssue.responded(name; fields; request; response);
 }  private static SettingsException requiredSettingException(String account; String setting) {
 return new SettingsException("invalid jira [" + account + "] account settings. missing required [" + setting + "] setting");


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