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What the name of the 'Automation' group or how to exclude Automation from workflow validators?

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Hey, there are some automations performed by 'Bot'.

After adding validators on some workflow statuses I'm getting issues with automation.

In validation settings, I can exempt groups, but I can't figure out which group belongs to 'Automation' actor since it's not a real user.


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I need a different solution on how a Bot could ignore all human stuff ;)

 

 

 

 

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Hey, @Alexey 

You need to use project role: "atlassian-addons-projects".

 

Users like automation or other users created by third apps are includ in project role "atlassian-addons-projects" not a group in jira.

 

Hope this helps.

Best,

Fernando

Thanks, closest to that is atlassian-addons-admin

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John M Funk Community Leader May 20, 2022

That one should work. 

Unfortunately, that works only for some validators.
Field Required validators (check if a field is empty) got no except option.

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Any workarounds here?

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