How does JIRA determine who the default user is for a role?

I added a post function:

"Assign the issue to the default user from the SCR - Admins role."

...how does JIRA determine who the default user is?

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Are you using the JIRA Misc Workflow Extentions plugin to do this. If so, this is how the default user is calculated.

Since JIRA does not support the notion of a default member for project roles, the Assign to role member function identifies the default member of a project role by going through all the members of the project role looking for a User Property with the following two characteristics:

  • Property key: defaultAssignee
  • Property value: contains a comma-separated list of entries in the form ProjectKey -> *RoleName. *For example:

See https://innovalog.atlassian.net/wiki/display/JMWE/Post-functions?src=contextnavchildmode#Post-functions-1-Assigntorolemember%28newin1.2,updatedin3.0.1%29 for more.

Also, don't forget to include the users at the project roles

How do I do every single project?

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