Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
Deleted user
0 / 0 points
badges earned

Your Points Tracker
  • Global
  • Feed

Badge for your thoughts?

You're enrolled in our new beta rewards program. Join our group to get the inside scoop and share your feedback.

Join group
Give the gift of kudos
You have 0 kudos available to give
Who do you want to recognize?
Why do you want to recognize them?
Great job appreciating your peers!
Check back soon to give more kudos.

Past Kudos Given
No kudos given
You haven't given any kudos yet. Share the love above and you'll see it here.

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Custom Status Label markdown


Does anyone know how I can use the Custom Status Label as either markdown or some other format so that I can add it to an automation rule which updates the issue description.



I think on Confluence you can use {status} but doesn't work on Jira Software (Cloud).

We have the option to add the panels but can't seem to find anything for status labels.

h1. Checklist

{status:colour=Green|title=On track|subtle=true}

This error panel

h2. heading 2

h3. heading 3

* List 1 {status:colour=Green|title=On track|subtle=true}
* List 2 {status:colour=Red|title=On track|subtle=true}

If it does not exist, I will submit a suggestion to add.

1 answer

Can you clarify what you are trying to accomplish? I don't think I understand what you are actually trying to implement or what purpose it will serve.

Hi Trudy,

I am simply trying to add custom status label when updating the description via automation rule.

For example:


We can add panels by using the following in the description:

Error info panel

I need to update ticket descriptions with custom status labels when they transition to a different status.


When I use browser tools to inspect the source of a Confluence page that has one of those Status elements, this is the code it shows. I don't think you can use this directly in the mark down in JIRA.

Screen Shot 2021-04-20 at 11.31.11 AM.png

I have not found any solution in my searching, but I did find somebody asked a similar question in 2019

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published in Marketplace Apps & Integrations

Staying organized with Jira: best practices for a better project management

Project managers know this problem: A “mountain of work” lays in front of you, and you don’t know how and where to tackle them. Different to-dos lie ahead, but just one task after the other can be ha...

242 views 2 1
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you