Jira Agile: Order of two statuses in one column


my agile dashboard is configured to include two statuses in the most right column, "Resolved" and "Closed". The problem is, that I can't change the order of the two statuses, which appears on top of the other. I tried to rearrange them but it doesn't affect the order, when dragging an issue from a column to the "Done" column.

Is there any way to change the order of the two statuses? It would be really helpful to have "Resolved" on top of "Closed".

PS: I've found this page https://confluence.atlassian.com/agile/jira-agile-user-s-guide/configuring-a-board/configuring-columns where in the comment section Shylah Weber is asking the same thing, but without an answer.

1 answer

This widget could not be displayed.

I am afraid you have to create a "Suggestion" against JIRA Agile. 

Andrew Lui [Atlassian Technical Writer]

Hi Shylah WeberC. Ross McKenrick and Nelson Nauss,

Unfortunately, it's not possible to do this in JIRA Agile. Please feel free to raise a 'Suggestion' in our issue tracker with your feedback.

Kind regards,

I do not know any workarounds for now. How about just giving each status their own column then ticket the "Set Resolution" on both of them? This will give you another column but they will function just the same. You mention that you try to re-arrange them. How? Can you try removing these statuses then add it back in order?

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Tuesday in Jira

What modern development practices are at the heart of how your team delivers software?

Hey Community mates! Claire here from the Software Product Marketing team. We all know software development changes rapidly, and it's often tough to keep up. But from our research, we've found the h...

217 views 1 3
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you