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Prevent a value from being selected

rikkin patel Aug 03, 2015

I am trying to prohibit the transition if the selected value "To Be Classified" is selected by the user from a select list field. What are my options to add such validation?.. Sorry I am new to JIRA. 

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Volodymyr Krupach Aug 03, 2015

I guess you can utilize this addon: or create your own simple validator.

Also you can try this free addon It has custom validator that can check value against regular expression: but I never tried it.

rikkin patel Aug 03, 2015

Thanks V. However, I already have these plugins installed on instance but are useless for what I am trying to achieve. How about JIRA Scriptrunner plugin? Do you have any knowledge about it?

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JamieA Aug 03, 2015

With a simple scripted validator, which I presume is what you are asking about although your question is not very clear, something like:

cfValues['Name of field']?.value != "To be classified"
rikkin patel Aug 04, 2015

Thanks Jamie.. So using the groovy script runner I should be able to add this validation?

JamieA Aug 04, 2015

y, with workflow -> validators, "simple scripted validator"

rikkin patel Aug 11, 2015

Hi Jamie, I got the script runner plugin installed and inputted the above simple script validator that you gave. The validator kicks off at the transition. However, it wont like be pass through the transition even if I select other values besides "To be classified".

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