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Automation for JIRA - Linking issues

How to write setup in Automation for JIRA plugin
that when creating Issue and depending on certain value 
automation should create new task and link them.


I have managed to create the new task based on certain value, but
I am unable to link the tasks. 


In audit log i get this error:

Unknown fields set during create, they may be unavailable for the project/type. Check your custom field configuration. Fields ignored -Linked Issues (issuelinks)


I have link issue field on create form so this should not be the problem. 

2 answers

Add "Linked Issues" to the "Create Issue Screen" (Jira Settings > Issues > Screens) that is being used.

Hi Derek I have same problem unfortunately this did not help.

for any future visitors, this solved our problem. Thanks 

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I have done this but it is not working. Screen Shot 2021-02-18 at 4.17.41 PM.png

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Ben Poulson Community Leader Mar 01, 2019

Is the linked issue being created by a script, or with an add-on (JSU or something)?

It is created by  Automation for JIRA plugin

Did you configure the Choose fields to set on the Create issue step?

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