Backlog went blank, and obvious fixes aren't working

Over the weekend, I was experimenting with how I could get subtasks to appear in the Active Sprints view, and now issues only appear in the Active Sprint – the backlog and future sprints are empty. Searching for changes that would do this, I found references to (1) unmapped statuses, and (2) swimlane configuration. However, following the instructions in those posts aren't helping.

All the status types are mapped to columns:

board column configuration.png

In my experiments, I did try changing how the Swimlanes were mapped. I don't see that affecting the visibility of issues when I change it around now. Currently, Swimlanes are based on Stories:

board swimlanes config.png

 

I did NOT do any experimentation with changing queries.

 

1 answer

1 accepted

Aha! I somehow edited the board's Filter Query from:

Filter Query: project = <projectname> ORDER BY Rank ASC

Filter Query: project = <projectname> AND sprint = "<first sprint's name>" ORDER BY Rank ASC

I think it must have happened while I was looking at shared queries. I didn't realize that the basic functionality underlying the Agile views were stored along with the filters that I create in the Issues page.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published May 21, 2018 in Jira Software

How large do you think Jira Software can grow?

Hi Atlassian Community! My name is Shana, and I’m on the Jira Software team. One of the many reasons this Community exists is to connect you to others on similar product journeys or with comparabl...

1,033 views 7 18
Read article

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