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Automatic In-Progress for Stories?

Daniel Ray Jun 30, 2014

Is there a way to make a "not started" story change state to "in progress" automatically if any of it's tasks are changed from Open to another status?

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Mirek Community Leader Jun 30, 2014


It is possible but requires some development. This is not a OOTB feature. You can use for example a ScriptRunner plugin, JellyScripts, REST API or write a listener.. I think you can also combine few methods, but in my opinion everything is possible in JIRA :)



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