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In JIRA for Automation, can we add an action that would Add a Flag to an issue, on a condition, like the issue has been in a specific status for more than 5 days.

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Hi @sebastien_gervais 

Did you figure this out yet?  If not, here is a rule that will do what you ask for NextGen:

  • Trigger: scheduled daily, with JQL such as statusCategory = "In Progress"
  • Condition: advanced compare of
    • First value: {{issue.statuscategorychanged.toDate}}
    • Condition: Less than
    • Second value: {{now.minusDays(5)}}
  • Action: edit the issue field Flagged, setting it to TRUE

Best regards,


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Hi @sebastien_gervais ,

We don't quite support this yet assuming this is a next gen project. We've got an issue open to track this though:

We'll hopefully get around to implementing this soon!


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Curt Holley Community Leader Oct 01, 2020

Good idea @sebastien_gervais 

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