Multiple transitions on a single step in workflow

Good afternoon,


I am fairly new to JIRA and am working on putting together a workflow. We have a desire to hopefully be able to add multiple transitions to the "Open" step in our workflow that will go down a separate workflow path. For example.
Create --> Open --> Option 1 or Option 2 (transition to Option 1 or 2)

Option 1 --> work --> Review --> Close

Option 2 --> Work --> Review --> Close


Is this possible and perhaps there are some simple instructions to accomplish this? Thank you.

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Joseph Pitt Community Champion Mar 02, 2016

I'm presuming you want this for the same issue type. You can do this with a validator.  You need a field set at create or after it is opened for the option needed. Then you need 2 transitions out of Open, one for each option. You use a validator to look at the value and if option 1 is set the transition will be allowed and if option 2 is set that one will be allowed. see for more information

Thank you.

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