Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
Deleted user
0 / 0 points
badges earned

Your Points Tracker
  • Global
  • Feed

Badge for your thoughts?

You're enrolled in our new beta rewards program. Join our group to get the inside scoop and share your feedback.

Join group
Give the gift of kudos
You have 0 kudos available to give
Who do you want to recognize?
Why do you want to recognize them?
Great job appreciating your peers!
Check back soon to give more kudos.

Past Kudos Given
No kudos given
You haven't given any kudos yet. Share the love above and you'll see it here.

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

rearrange status order in columns


on a board I have a column with multiple statuses that I want to display in a particular order.  While populating the column and ordered them as I want them to appear when the board is used.  Unfortunately that didn't happen.  

Any idea how to arrange them?

Thanks Pete 

1 answer

0 votes
John Funk Community Leader Jun 23, 2020

Hi Petr,

The concept behind columns is that you can set your priorities by dragging cards up and down the column. Therefore, cards would cross statuses. So there really is no ordering by status within a column. 

The only way around that is to include an ORDER BY status on the end of the filter for the board. But that will apply to ALL columns. You can't order differently per column. AND you will lose the ability to drag cards up and down to prioritize them.

Hello John,

thank you for your answer.  I understand the idea but what I don't get is why the sort order of the statuses doesn't match how I laid them out when I created the column in the first place... 

John Funk Community Leader Jun 26, 2020

The simple answer is that the sort order really seems to have nothing to do with the status. 

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Site Admin
Community showcase
Published in Jira Service Management

JSM June Challenge #2: Share how your business teams became ITSM rockstars

For JSM June Challenge #2, share how your non-technical teams like HR, legal, marketing, finance, and beyond started using Jira Service Management! Tell us: Did they ask to start using it or...

240 views 7 7
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