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Due Date Automation based on transition and custom date field

Good morning,

I've been searching for a way to create an automation but without success.

What I need is help to create and implement an automation for "set due date", when an issue/card is moved from one column ("Send FP") to another ("First reminder"), within the kanban board. The "due date" should be based on a custom date field ("end date") to which 7 days are added ("due date" = "end date" + 7 days).

Please bare in mind that I'm a complete beginner and have little knowledge on the matter. A step by step guide on how to create and implement the automation would be much appreciated.

Thank you for the help.

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Hi

Welcome to the community.

You can achieve this by following these steps:

  • Create a rule base on the issue transition
  • edit the due date like that ==> {{issue.YourCustomFieldDate.plusDays(7)}}

Here some link about date function in automation

https://support.atlassian.com/cloud-automation/docs/jira-smart-values-date-and-time/

https://confluence.atlassian.com/automation/working-with-dates-993924630.html

https://confluence.atlassian.com/automation/date-and-time-functions-993924864.html

How to get the smart value of a field

https://support.atlassian.com/cloud-automation/docs/find-the-smart-value-for-a-field/

Here i use my created date to which i add 7 day to update my due date

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Thank you so much for your help :)

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