CloudBees CD/RO artifacts

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You can view the artifact list in either of two ways:

  • From the CloudBees CD/RO UI: browse to https://<cloudbees-cd-server>/flow/, and then from the main menu, select DevOps Essentials > Artifact Management.

  • From the Automation Platform UI: browse to https://<cloudbees-flow-server>/commander/, and then from the main menu bar, select Artifacts.

The Artifacts list displays all artifacts on this CloudBees CD/RO server and provides easy access to artifact configuration and all other resource management functionality.

  • Create Artifact —Use this link to go to the New Artifact page to create a new artifact.

  • The "star" icon allows you to save this page to your Home page for quick access.

Column descriptions

Column Name Description / Actions


The name of the artifact—a system-generated name created by combining the Group Id and Artifact Key components. Selecting an artifact name takes you to the Artifact Details page for that artifact.

Group Id

The user-generated group name for this artifact. This field may consist of alphanumeric characters, spaces, underscores, hyphens, and periods.

Artifact Key

The "key" component of the artifact name.


(Optional) Plain text or HTML description for this object. If using HTML, you must surround your text with <html> …​ </html> tags. Allowable HTML tags are <a>, <b>, <br>, <div>, <dl>, <font>, <i>, <li>, <ol>, <p>, <pre>, <span>, <style>, <table>, <tc>, <td>, <th>, <tr>, and <ul>.

  • For example, the following HTML:

    <p> <span style="font-family: Arial;"> <i>Note:</i> For more information about the <b>abc</b> object, see <a href=""></a>. </span> </p>

    renders as follows:

    <i>Note</i>: For more information about the <b>abc</b> object, see


Edit— Use this link to go to the Edit Artifact page to modify the artifact on this row. Delete— Use this link to delete the artifact on this row.