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Data of "Epic" field is not importing using Cli 3.8.0 during importing data for issue type "Story" from .csv file.

Hi,

I am trying to import data of Issue type "Story" for follwoing fields :

Issue Type:
Issue Status:
Issue Priority:
Issue Affects Version/s:
Issue Fix Version/s:
Issue Labels:
Issue Epic Link:
Issue Epic

I am using follwoing command

jira.bat --server https://xxxxx.com/jira--user xxxx --password "xxxx" --action runFromCsv --file import.csv --propertyFile import.properties --common --continue

Vesion

Jira Version : 6.0

Cli : 3.8.0

Problem:

Data of all field imporated except the data of "Epic".

What could be the reason also there is no error is coming. i also verify import.properties file correctly.

Please help me!

Regards,

KP

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The default agile custom field name for epic is call "Epic Name". Also, some agile custom fields are "locked" which may prevent updates.

Thanks Bob!

So if i have to import the data of field "Epic" for issue type "Story" what i have to do.

Please help.!

-KP

Bob,

So how we can unlocked the locked field ?.

Please help .

Thanks in Advanced.

-KP

You need to map "Epic" to "Epic Name" in your properties file if you can't change your csv. See this for more info.

For unlocking fields, see https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/GHKB/How+to+unlock+a+Locked+field

Hi,

More details from side for this issue :

Following fields are displying when i am going to create an "Story" using Jira 6.0.

-SummaryRequired
-Priority
-Due Date Select a date
-Component/s None
-Affects Version/s
-Fix Version/s
-Assignee
-Environment
-Description
-Original Estimate (eg. 3w 4d 12h)
-Remaining Estimate (eg. 3w 4d 12h)
-Attachment
-Story Points
-Epic
-Labels
-Units
-PercentDone
-DueTime
-Story Points
-Business Value
-Flagged
-Impediment
-Epic Link

Regards,

KP

Hi Bob,

I rename "Epic" with "Epic Name" please see the data of my properties file

field.IssueType = Type
field.Component = Components
field.Project = Project
field.Prioritys = Priority
field.Epic Name = Epic Name
field.Epic Link= Epic Link
field.Labels = Labels

After successfully import i am able to import data of all field except "Epic Name".

What could be the reason?

Please correct me if i am missing any step.

Thanks in Advanced

Pleae help

Regards,

KP

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