How do I change change automatic assignee

I was wondering if someone could help me so that I can configure the application so that the assignee is the person who created the issue, instead of it always being me.

Thank you very much.

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote

It's you because you've got the project configured to default to assign to you, or the project lead (who is you), or the component lead (who is you). That itself can be changed quite easily - have a look at the prokect settings.

To assign to the reporter, you need a post-function you can add to the create transition. I don't think there's one off-the-shelf, but there's plenty in the marketplace that can do it.

Thanks for the assistance. I appreciate it. It's one of those things that you sort of wish was out of the box

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Thursday in Jira

5 ways you can make the most of Jira Software and Bitbucket Cloud

As part of the Bitbucket product team I'm always interested in better understanding what kind of impact the use of our tools have on the way you work. In a recent study we conducted of software devel...

82 views 0 5
Read article

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