How To Search For JIRA Field With Wildcard

We are attempting to filter the JIRA "Labels" field (in Stories) for labels that begin with a specific text string "PRD-ST".   The existing labels look like "PRD-ST-149232" or "PRD-ST-149548" and numerous other strings not starting with "PRD-ST".  

What is the correct syntax to search only for labels that begin with the specific text string "PRD-ST"?

Your help is appreciated.

Thx!

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Hi William,

JIRA does not support wildcard searches on Labels field.

However, if you are using ScriptRunner for JIRA, you can use the solution documented at https://jamieechlin.atlassian.net/wiki/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=57999378#ScriptedJQLFunctions-issueFieldMatch(subquery,fieldname,regexp)

Can you please try the below query?

issueFunction in issueFieldMatch("", labels, "PRD-ST*")

Cheers

Bhushan 

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