I was to see issues ordered by assignee .

I'm using the filter : project = "pwc" AND status = open Order By assignee

 

But it does not order by assignee name

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Gaston Valente Community Champion Mar 06, 2017

that filter order the issues according to the assignee users name i think.

if you need to order by the assignee real name i think that you need a plugin

I fine with ordering by usernames. But order by doesn't seem to work .. Filtering using the above filter doesn't change order by usernames

Gaston Valente Community Champion Mar 07, 2017

did you try with a reindex? are you using cloud or server?

It should not matter in this case, and a reindex is unlikely to change anything. The system assignee field has a searcher hardcoded for it. The indexing is done on the user id (jsmith) not the username (John Smith) I believe

./jira-project/jira-components/jira-core/src/main/java/com/atlassian/jira/issue/fields/AssigneeSystemField.java

and parent classes

I fine with ordering by usernames. But order by doesn't seem to work .. Filtering using the above filter doesn't change order by usernames

In spite of using "ordered" by assignee you can use this

project = "XYZ" AND status = open AND assignee in("assignee username") order by created/updated DESC/ASC

This works for me.

created/updated and DESC/ASC are your options

Try this smile

project = "XYZ" AND status = open AND reporter in("User name") order by assignee ASC/DESC

Tried this

 

project = "ABC" and status !=Closed ORDER BY assignee DESC

 

this doesn't order .. the list remains the same

You need to mention your assignee list also.

Try this...

Project = "XYZ" AND assignee in("A, B, C") AND status !=Closed ORDER BY assignee DESC

It will give you the tickets as per the assignee name in alphabetical descending order

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