How can i implement Change Management for my project?

We have a requirement to implement change management for our projects in jira. I have created a KANBAN board, and have created the workflow. 

Issues are flowing as per the workflow. However, I would like to have my subtasks not going through the flow. 

Eg: My flow is: Open > Approval Pending > In progress <>Waiting > Closed

I create a user story as CR.. and that has to go through this flow. But when i create a sub task in this user story.. i need it to go to In progress state directly.

Is there a way to do it?

1 answer

This widget could not be displayed.

Create a new workflow, one that the "create issue" transition goes to "in progress".  Use the workflow scheme to tell the project to use the new workflow for all sub-task types.

Be aware that this might be slightly confusing for users.  If they create a sub-task when the parent is Open, then the sub-task will still be "in progress".  Might be fine for you, but I thought I should mention that it may look odd.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Tuesday in Jira

What modern development practices are at the heart of how your team delivers software?

Hey Community mates! Claire here from the Software Product Marketing team. We all know software development changes rapidly, and it's often tough to keep up. But from our research, we've found the h...

265 views 1 3
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you