Third Party Tools

Here you can find a list of tools which are provided by the Redmine community. Note that these tools are not officially supported by Redmine so please don't open bugs or feature request about them in this Redmine instance. Instead, try to contact the creators or someone using it on the IRC channel.

Jabber bots

  • Orangutan: a standalone Jabber bot written in Perl that helps track work time [Author: Andriy Lesyuk]

IRC bot plugins

  • Typethink Redmine Linker: a plugin for Eggdrop creating direct links to Redmine issues [Author: Rami Kassab for Typethink]
  • RBot Redmine plugin: a plugin for RBot creating direct links to Redmine issues [Author: James Turnbull]
  • Supybot/Limnoria Redmine plugin: a plugin for Supybot/Limnoria that displays informations and direct links to Redmine issues. [Author: Matthias Meusburger]

IDE integrations

VCS integration

SVN/GIT client integrations


Provides a plugin for Tortoise SVN/GIT/Hg for Redmine issue tracking.
Once this plugin is installed and configured you will have a new button in your TortoiseSVN/GIT/Hg commit window that will give you direct access to a list of Redmine issues that you can select to include in your commit message.

Perforce server integration

  • P4DTG: Engine with GUI that replicates issues and jobs in both directions.

Mobile phone applications



Windows Phone

Desktop clients

  • FORFORCE Redmine Client: RMClient is a reliable timer for recording the work hours in the Redmine project management system. You can track the time you spend on each project, easily filter, search and edit specific tasks, change issue status, as well as assign it to other users. The app notifies you about new tasks. Works with Redmine 1.3.x—3.x.
  • Redmine Client: Allows creating issues and logging time spent on them from the desktop. Tested just on Windows and Linux but should work on any platform supported by Mono. Also includes the library usable by other tools aiming to interact with Redmine.
  • Redmine Client : A time logging software, integrated in desktop (windows, mac), enabling to log time in redmine by a single click. Also enables to navigate through issues with direct link for standard web access to issue, projects, versions.
  • Redmine Desktop Client: Allows creating/editing issues and logging time spent on them from the desktop. It is a port of the original Redmine Client to use the REST-Api of Redmine 1.1 and up.

Browser integration


  • Redmine Toolbar: Firefox add-on to increase handling of Redmine projects by providing shortcut buttons to the most important Redmine pages. The source code is available on GitHub
  • Redmine Easy Submit Firefox add-on to easily create an issue (with screenshot possibility, for a webapp) The source code is available on GitHub


Drupal integration

Test Case Management

  • PractiTest: PractiTest is a lightweight SaaS QA & Test Management solution, enables to organize tests, runs, and requirements. Two-way integration with Redmine!
  • TestRail: TestRail is a web-based test case management software to manage, track and organize software testing efforts.
  • TestLodge: Online test case management tool, allowing you to manage your test plans, test cases and test runs with ease.
  • Klaros-Testmanagement: The free Community Edition of Klaros-Testmanagement supports the integration with Redmine.
  • Test Collab: Test Collab is web based test case management tool with simplest and easy to understand AJAX enabled UI. It offers great features like issue manager integrations, time forecasting, time tracking and in-built reporting. It supports issue manager integration with famous bug tracking tools like JIRA, Redmine, Unfuddle, Mantis, Lighthouse, FogBugz. Test Collab is available in both: SaaS and Self-hosted editions.
  • SpiraTest: SpiraTest is an integrated Requirements and Test Management system that has the ability to log bugs during a test run and synchronize them with an instance of Redmine.
  • TestCaseDB: TestCaseDB is an open source test case management application built on Ruby on Rails. Quite simple but does the job and naive integration with Redmine (checks ticket status).

Build and release managment

  • Redmine Plugin for Jenkins/Hudson: See and access issues from build job view
  • Maven Redmine Integration
    The plugin has the following goals:
    • display-data display some datas from a redmine server.
    • generate-changes generates the changes.xml files from issues of the project from a redmine server.
    • publish-attachments publish some files as attachment for the version of the project on a redmine server.
    • publish-news publish a news for the project on a redmine server.
    • generate-email-announcement generates the body of the email to send for a release using issues for the redmine server.
    • generate-news-announcement generates the body of the announcement's news to publish for a release using issues for the redmine server.
    • update-version update the version of the project (close version) on a redmine server.
      next-version creates (if not exists) the version for the project on a redmine server.
    • help display help about the plugin (goals, usage).


  • RedmineReport: a JASreport Solution. Open, free and effective - one step ahead
  • Redmine Reports: ready-to-use reports for Redmine and the combit List & Label tool.

API Framework

  • Jredmine (implements its own redmine plugin and correspodnsing java client - more other/features than redmine rest api)

Conceptual Model