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Are you ready to test Linchpin? Our free 14-day evaluation license lets you test Linchpin in your own instance for free using SWIFT. You will be able to thoroughly evaluate and test all of the features, configure your instance to suit your needs and see how powerful and customizable our Linchpin social intranet is for yourself!

Once your instance is ready, step through the Linchpin DIY guide to fully configure your own Linchpin prototype. You can use this instance to demonstrate Linchpin to your intranet working group or management, before you purchase any licenses. All apps in the Linchpin suite are fully functional during the evaluation period.


SWIFT lets you fully access and test Linchpin and other Atlassian software products, free for 14 days. Enjoy the following features:

  • Full administrative privileges.
  • No forced updates.
  • German privacy standards.

How does it work?

SWIFT will automatically install and pre-configure Linchpin on the server - you don't have to worry about doing this yourself. All you have to do is sign up, sit back and relax... and wait a few minutes.

  • Sign up using the form below.
  • Your software will be automatically setup on German servers.
  • After a few minutes you will receive login data by email, and you're ready to evaluate Linchpin for up to 14 days.

Create your own Linchpin test instance

Log into your Linchpin test instance

Step 1: Wait for your login details

You will receive an email with a link where you can get your login details. Click on this link, and you'll be forwarded to a page where you need to agree to the terms of use. Click on the check box, then click Show Credentials.

Step 2: Log in

You will see the login details for your admin account and a link to your new test instance. Click on the link to open it in a new tab, then copy and paste the username and password to login.

Step 3: You're in!

Now you can take a look at all of the features and customize Linchpin to match your needs. We recommend that you step through our Linchpin DIY guide to get the best overall picture of what Linchpin can do.

Need help? Or perhaps you are ready to purchase licenses for theLinchpin suite? Simply click on the green chat icon to speak to one of our staff!

Want to reboot your Linchpin instance?

Have you made configuration changes that you want to undo? You can reboot your Linchpin instance and start configuring again with a clean slate. 

  1. Log in to your SWIFT account here, and click on Instances.
  2. Click on the ... menu to the right of your Linchpin instance, then click on reboot.

Your instance will be reset back to the initial configuration. 


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