How do I grant guest users permission to view my public projects?

In YouTrack, the guest user account is responsible for the anonymous, or guest access. To provide the guest account access to your public projects, follow these instructions.

Unban the guest account

By default, the guest user account is banned in most of the YouTrack instances. You need to unban it.

  1. In the Access Management section of the Settings menu, select Users.
  2. Select the guest user.
  3. Click the Unban button.

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Grant roles for the public projects to the guest user account

To make some of your projects public, you need to grant access to them for the guest user account.

  1. In the Access Management section of the Settings menu, select Users.
  2. Click the link for the guest account.
  3. Select the Roles tab.
  4. Click the Grant role button.
  5. In the Grant Role dialog, select Issue Reader from the Role drop-down list, and select your public projects from the list of projects. The Issue Reader role lets users read issues and comments.
  6. Click the Grant role button.

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If you need to learn more about the topic, refer to these pages: 

https://www.jetbrains.com/help/youtrack/standalone/Private-and-Public-Projects.html

https://www.jetbrains.com/help/youtrack/standalone/Managing-Guest-Users.html

 

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