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Default issue type when creating issue from epic

We have Advanced Roadmaps enabled.  When I create an issue from an epic, then the default Issue Type is Initiative.  I want the default issue type when I create an issue from an epic to be Story or Task.  How do I change the default?

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John M Funk Community Leader May 16, 2022

Hi JoEllen

Try changing the Issue Type Scheme for that project to move the Story or Task issue type to the top of the list instead of Initiative. 

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