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Automation get customfield value from all stories and display it in the Epic


If I want to get the value of a customField form all subtasks and display them in the parent task I can use: {{subtasks.customfield_XX}}


Now I want to do the same thing but to get customfield value from all stories and display them in the Epic I tried {{stories.customfield_XX}} but it doesnt work...

My automation trigger is story creation, so I already branch to update the Epic

I couldn't find any documentation that explain this :(

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Hello when you use {{subtasks.customfield_XX}} the term subtask is not the name of the issueType subtasks but the element.
In the case of {{stories.customfield_XX}} it is still {{issue.customfield_XX}}, whether of the type storie, bug, etc.

You can use issue, triggerissue, etc.

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avo Atlassian Team Apr 20, 2021

Hey @Abdeladim EL AOUMARI

To answer your question, this might be a good thing to look at:

I would do the lookup issues within the branch where you update the Epic (which you can access via {{issue}} as @Juan Manuel Ibarra pointed out! Good luck :)!

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