How do I add an original estimate to a sub-task?

I have no problem estimating time for Stories, but if I create a sub-task for the story, I can't find anywhere that will allow me to estimate the sub-task time. Ideally, I will provide estimates for the sub-tasks and the sub-task estimates will bubble up to the Story level. Is there any way I can do this?

1 answer

0 votes
Timothy Chin Community Champion Feb 06, 2015

No. JIRA Agile does not have the concept of estimating on the sub-task level. You can Google around for different workarounds but this is Atlassian's comments (http://blogs.atlassian.com/2012/09/agile-qa-greenhopper-time-estimates-with-sub-tasks/).

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published 5 hours ago in Jira Ops

Jira Ops Early Access Program Update #5: Three new ways to get a live Jira Ops demo!

Welcome to your weekly Jira Ops Early Access program update, where we’re sharing news and updates on Jira Ops progress as we work toward our 1.0 release. If you ever want to drop us feedback or ideas...

15 views 0 1
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