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Inherit JIRA Fields from EPIC to story /task

Is there a way to populate fields of a task or story that is linked to an EPIC with the field designated in the EPIC?

such as FIX VERSION, PRIORITY etc

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John M Funk Community Leader Apr 11, 2021

Hi Eleanor,

Yes you can copy the values of fields in an Epic down to linked Tasks by using Automation for Jira.

However, what type of project is it - Team-managed (Next-gen)? Or Company-managed (Classic Software)?

The project is Company-managed (classic software)

Thank you - will check the solution ( Automation for Jira).

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John M Funk Community Leader Apr 13, 2021

You should be fine then with the Company-managed project. 

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Have found the solution thank you!

added automation - 

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Hi eleanor

We have the same requirement. 

In edit issue fields section what did you do exactly?

Can you show the details?

Thanks

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