How to confiure the field order to be shown in excel when export search result to excel (all fields)

I want to export search result to excel (all fields), but the fields are shown in excel file randomly. Any where in Jira to configure the field order to be shown in excel?

2 answers

1 accepted

Well, according to the documentation: https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Using+Filters#UsingFilters-Definingafilter-specificcolumnorder
When the results of a saved filter are exported to Excel, the column order and choice of columns are those that were saved with the filter. Even if a user has configured a personal column order for the results on the screen, the saved configuration is used for the Excel export. To export using your own configuration, save a copy of the filter along with your configuration and then export the results to Excel.

0 vote
Henning Tietgens Community Champion Aug 01, 2013

You have to use "Excel (Current Fields)" to get the order and the fields from the used filter.

Henning Tietgens Community Champion Aug 01, 2013

And as Daniel already mentioned, this only works for a saved filter, not for an unsaved search.

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