Bulk edit on closed issues?

Hi

Is it possible to do bulk edit on closed issues in jira?

I found some ways by changing the jira.issue.editable property to "True".

Is there anyother solutions for this?

Thanks

Xavier kcb

1 answer

0 vote

Yes, you can modify the workflow so that there is a transition from Closed to Closed and it goes through an Edit screen.

But this need to be done for each project. Are there any other properties availabel that could be applied here or can we have a seperate options from Tools Menu on IssueNavigator page?

I'm not sure what else you might be looking for. The point of the "do not edit while in this status" flag is that it stops people from editing the issues when they're in that status.

Either remove the flag, or work around it, I can't think of any other way to do it. There's not much point in having the flag if you don't want it.

Is it possible to set the property value "True" by API's when the workflow scheme is in Active if we develop a plugin to do this?

Could you simply briefly reopen the closed items, perform the bulk edit, then re-close them?

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Julia Dillon
Posted Tuesday in Jira

Tell us how your team runs on Jira!

Hey Atlassian Community! Today we are launching a bunch of customer stories about the amazing work teams, like Dropbox and Twilio, are doing with Jira. You can check out the stories here. The thi...

243 views 1 18
Join discussion

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