Button for workflow transition in view issue


This is not a technical problem but for me and my company yes. I see that when I design a workflow where in one step have more of 2 transition, in view issue screen I have one button called 'Workflow' that contain the rest of transition that not display in screen.

I want to ask: It is possible in Jira to show all button transition in view issue and don't have the 'container' button of 'Workflow'? For my client is not funtional...

Thanks in advance,


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Henning Tietgens Community Champion Mar 07, 2013

You can raise the number of workflow buttons which are displayed on the view issue screen through changing the ops.bar.group.size.opsbar-transitions setting in the jira-config.properties file in your jirahome directory and restarting JIRA.

If all buttons are displayed the Workflow button won't disappear. I think for this you have to do some javascripting.


Works for me:

ops.bar.group.size.opsbar-transitions = 4

Thanks Mick and Henning! :)

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Hi Daniel,

It is possible to customize these buttons and the order of them, information on this can be found here

i cannot find this file in my server

It's normal. I also don't have file because it's new installation (standalone). You have to create this file and put in Jira Home.

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