it is mentioned that [They (*steps and columns*) may correlate one to one, or there may be multiple workflow steps associated with one column. For example, an issue with the workflow steps "draft", "review", "approve" might all appear in the "In progress" column.]
However, no further explanation is offered.
All this, in the following page https://confluence.atlassian.com/jiracorecloud/how-do-i-build-the-workflow-i-want-765593066.html
A Business project only has a default (simple) board that is not configurable. The settings mentioned by Tarun are for Software projects only, where the boards are much more complex and configurable.
You can easily switch your project type from Business to Software by going to Project Settings → Project Type and selecting Software. However, you need to have a Jira software subscription, and not only Jira Core, for Software projects.
Hello @Evangelos Papanikolaou
This basically means you can map one or more workflow steps to columns on the Board as the Board columns under-the-hood use the workflow steps.
More details here
Thank you @Tarun Sapra!!
Does this hold for both "Software projects" as well as "Business projects".
I manage a "Business project" and I don't have the option to configure the Board, while I do have that option in another project which is "Software project".
I have multiple projects that use variations of the same base workflow. The variations depend on the requirements of the project or issue type. The variations mostly come in the form of new statuses ...
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