Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Potfolio Epics don't have an Epic ID

Creating an epic under the portfolio plan doesn't populate an Epic ID number.


For example, if I create an epic in Jira Software, it assigns the ID as "EPIC_23" but if I create the epic under the portfolio plan it assigns the ID "EPIC" and doesn't add that to my Jira software issues list.

1 answer

0 votes
Dave Atlassian Team May 02, 2018

Hi Linda,

When you create an Epic in Portfolio, did you do a commit changes? Portfolio will only persist changes or ticket creation once you commit the changes back to Jira.

There should be an uncommited changes lozenge by your plan name, you can click on this and it will show you the changes or issues you created in Portfolio, clicking on commit will then put it through to Jira Software and after this it will reflect back on Portfolio the issue key assigned to it.

Hope this helps.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published in Jira

Admins, notify your Jira instance of system-wide changes with the new admin announcement banner

Hi All! We’re excited to share the launch of an announcement banner that lets Jira site administrators communicate directly to their users across their  Jira Cloud instance.  ...

345 views 13 14
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you