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One of my Epics has gone missing

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I have an Epic called "Articles" that has gone mysteriously missing from the Epics menu on the right of my Backlog.

When I try to link a new story to it, it only shows up in the lists of Epics if I tick "Show done epics":

 

Show-done-epics.png

 

However, if I open up the Epic's issue itself, it says its Status is not actually 'Done', but 'Open'.

 

Articles-issue.png

 

How can I get my "Articles" Epic to appear back with the others?

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Hi Kieran,

 

Check the Epic Status field. It may have been inadvertently set to Done, which is why it would be hidden in the Epics panel.

Epic Status - Issue Details.png

Note the difference between the Epic Status and the workflow status of the Epic.

 

Best,

Cameron

Aha!

That was indeed it. The 'Epic Status' was set to 'Done'. I didn't have the 'Epic Status' set to visible anywhere so I ended it up changing it to 'None' using the Bulk Issue Edit and that sorted it out.

Thanks Cameron

You’re welcome!

Have you tried a reindex of the project? A out of sync index and data is the reason why there is a difference when you are searching.

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