How to add task to the running sprint automatically?


In Jira 6 + rpidboards we use type task to place some sprint tasks into sprint taht are not about any particular story.

So when creating those they by default appear out of running sprint and we have to drag-n-drop them in plan mode into it.

The issue that team members raise them and forget to drag and drop and we miss or tasks.

How Jira could be configured so that they appear in the running sprint upon creation?



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Mirek Community Champion Jul 01, 2013

Hi Aquarius,

If I understand you correcly.. I am not aware of any method to automatically add specific issue to a sprint when it is created/started.. I think it is not possible. If you forgot to add an issue to a sprint and it is already active you can always add other issues by following below procedure:

Best Regards,


Hi Mirek,

Yes you understood me corrcetly. I am looking for a way to do this automatically as any human involvement will result in same problem.


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