Is there a way to search for jira issues that are displayed in the Jira Issue Search? Edited

Here is the use case:

As a Confluence user, 

I want to Search for keywords or labels that are displayed in a Jira Issue Search Macro

So that I can easily find related issues and their documented resolutions in Confluence. 


Longer story- We have setup confluence to be a knowledge base and as we resolve issues that are tedious we are documenting the resolution and labeling the jira issues. So when normal users search for a potential resolution they can see all the related issues that may have more context. We also want a user to be able to search with keywords in the Jira description-which we would expect to show search results if searched in confluence. 

 Ok- maybe there is a more concise way to explain this:

If i'm searching in confluence (globale search bar) for a specific Jira issue that i know is displayed in a jira search macro- nothing comes up. How can i search the results of a macro query? 


2 answers

Hello Douglas,

You can easily filter JIRA Issues macro with Table Filter. You can see how it works here.

Thanks Andrey,

Thats not what i'm trying to do. 


If i were to search for a specific jira issue using the confluence global search- it currently doesn't search the jira results inside a jira search macro. 

Thats what i'm trying to figure out- how to search using global search and have the search include macro results. 



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Hey Douglas, were you able to get a sufficient answer to this question?  I have a similar use case and this would help me greatly.  TIA

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