Create
cancel
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

Export Project and retain kanban columns

Hi Everyone,

I'm currently in the process of exporting a bunch of next gen projects from one Jira instance to a corresponding classic project in another Jira instance. I'm doing this by CSV export and then import. I want to know how I can retain the issues within their respective columns. Currently once I've imported the CSV all the issues are being clumped under the backlog column when originally they're mapped over a bunch of custom column names.

 

Thank you,

Sam

 

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote
Answer accepted

Hello Samuel,

Welcome to Atlassian Community!

I believe the column names you are talking about is the statuses of the issues in the next-gen projects as highlighted in the image below, is it correct?

Screen Shot 2019-06-10 at 20.46.56.png

If I understood it correctly, you can follow the steps below to properly map your Next-gen statuses under the columns of the Classic board:

- Navigate to the classic board where your issues are being imported to > Click in the three dots Icon > Board settings:

Screen Shot 2019-06-10 at 20.50.19.png

- In the Column tab, map the next-gen statuses you imported from the unmapped/backlog column in their respective board columns:

Screen Shot 2019-06-10 at 20.51.22.png

Let me know if this information helps.

Suggest an answer

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

Do you use Jira Cloud with Microsoft Teams?

Hi, Jira users! Do you use Jira alongside Microsoft Teams? We want to hear how you’ve used the power of Jira Cloud and Microsoft Teams (via the Jira Cloud for Microsoft Teams app) to achieve a team...

112 views 0 5
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