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How to export "Epic Name" field?

Is there a solution for the epic name export field when exporting to excel?

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Tarun Sapra Community Leader Feb 06, 2018

It's an open issue tracked here.  https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JSWSERVER-14746

Please see the comments, some people have suggested "Better excel plugin" . Otherwise you can make sure that Epic Name and Summary are same for the epic that way you won't miss the epic name field in the export.

Tarun Sapra Community Leader Feb 06, 2018

I am using JIRA 7.4.3 server version and it's working fine for me. In the CSV export of current fields I do see Epic name being exported. 

DO you see it when exporting the stories? 

Of course it works fine for Epics export, but not for Stories.

For stories, Epic link is exported as "Issue key" of the linked epic in my JIRA server version instead of epic name which is displayed on the stories when it's linked to epic  Is this the issue which you are talking about?

Yes, this is the problem I raised.

 

This is how it is implemented, if you want epic name to be exported instead of issue Key of the epic in the CSV export then I guess you would need to raise a ticket in JIRA

https://jira.atlassian.com/issues/?jql=

For JIRA sever project.

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Tarun Sapra Community Leader Feb 06, 2018

Found an open issue - https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRASERVER-63305

May be you can vote , add a comment and hopefully they make the summary of the issue more descriptive. 

Please upvote/accept the answer if your satisfied with the response.  Thanks!

Scroll down to the bottom of this thread and see my comment to visualize this in MS Excel export

i recently started using the Get Jira Data Excel add into import data from Jira. I have the Jira Cloud version. For having the name of the Epic on report i included the Epic Link.Name field.

Please upvote/accept the answer if you're satisfied with the response. Thanks!

Epic Link.name.jpg

Thanks! Very helpful! 

Looks good.  Asking my IT department to download/install it (I am restricted).

Works great. Thanks!

I tried searching the marketplace for apps and I couldn't find a plugin by the name of " Get Jira Data" or " Get Jira Data Excel".

 

Can you post a link to the exact plugin/app that you're using, @Paolo Franco Solinas ?

Marcelo, you need to download the excel plugin for Jira outside of Jira.

https://marketplace.atlassian.com/apps/1221301/jira-cloud-for-excel-official

That's it there.

Save the result as HTML and Open it in an Excel workbook : that helps.

You can see all your Epic Names

That is not an option on the cloud version of JIRA.

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My instance is on server, not cloud... thanks!

Really?  a few hundred to a few thousand $/year just to be able to export properly?

This is ridiculous.

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