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Can we change issue id of an existing issue to another

Hi, 

I have issue ID ABC-001, ABC-002 which was accidentally moved to project XYZ where the issue ID changes to XYZ-004, XYZ-005 now I again moved it to ABC project but now the issue id is ABC-003, ABC-004. How can I restore the original ID. 

 

ABC-003 should be ABC-001 and ABC-004 should be ABC-002 is it possible?  

2 answers

Any reason why you want the same issue-key ?

Hi Vickey, 

The reason is we have code commits associated with it. 

It can be done at Database level but changing issue key is not a recommended action though - read the following KD on project key change and issue key change.

 

https://confluence.atlassian.com/adminjiraserver073/changing-the-project-key-format-861253229.html

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