How to hide subtasks in a kanban board?

In our kanban board for project "Manufacturing" I only want to see stories and tasks, not subtasks. 

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Mikael Sandberg Community Champion Aug 16, 2017

Under Board > configure you can change the filter query that is being used for the board to exclude subtasks.

Thank you.  I do not see Board > Configure, can you elaboarte please?

Mikael Sandberg Community Champion Aug 16, 2017

You need to either own the board or be one of the admins for the board. However created the board for you should be able to either modify the filter or give you admin rights to it. Here is the link to the documentation on how to create a board, which also describe how to modify the filter used, https://confluence.atlassian.com/jirasoftwareserver074/creating-a-board-889531204.html

Currently am an admin but no success on removing the subtasks from the Kanban.  Appreciate any futher ideas or instructions

 

thanks

Mikael Sandberg Community Champion Aug 17, 2017

Did you try changing the filter? This filter should do it for you:

project = X AND issuetype != Sub-task ORDER BY Rank ASC

This is what it would look like:Kanban.pngThe board on the left is showing all issues, including sub-tasks, and the one on the right is using the query above to exclude sub-tasks.

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