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?



1 answer

1 accepted

0 vote
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.


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 yesterday 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...

35 views 0 4
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