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How to copy several fields in to Description field?


Im configuring a new project and need to do some automation or post-function that allow me to copy several values from differents custom fields in to "Description" field.

I've tried with JMWE plugin but it seems don't allow to copy several fields without overwritting the existing value.

Any tips to do it?

Thanks all

Best Regards

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Hi @Oscar Jareño Gordo 

you can do this with JMWE's Set Issue Fields post-function, using a value like:

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John Funk Community Leader Sep 15, 2022

Hi Oscar - Welcome to the Atlassian Community!

You can do that with Automation for Jira. When updating the Description field use {{issue.description}} {{issue.First Field}} {{issue.Second Field}} etc. Where first field and second field are the exact names of your custom fields.

Hi @John Funk ,

It works!

Thank you very much

Best regards

John Funk Community Leader Sep 15, 2022

Great! And you are welcome.

John Funk Community Leader Sep 20, 2022

@Oscar Jareño Gordo  - If this answered your question, please click the Accept Answer button above so we can close this on out. Thanks!

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