How to replace a status with another status in many active workflows

I recently created a new project and used the external importer to import bunch of issues and mapped one of the columns to "Status". 


Now, I'm not sure which happened first: the import, or creating the workflow.

In any case, at one point I think I had to map things, and I selected that "NOT REGISTERED" should be in the "TO DO" column.

A few days later, we noticed that all TO DO statuses 26 different workflows were changed to "NOT REGISTERED". 

I need to find a way to basically make the error again, and change all "NOT REGISTERED" statuses to "TO DO".

The only way I can do this manually is by copying the workflows, making the changes on the inactive copy, then reassigning it to the scheme with a new version. But I don't want to have to do this to almost 30 workflows.

Because I did this automatically and affected both active and inactive workflows, there must be a way to automatically do this again and change it back.

Any ideas? Could this be done with an external dummy import?

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Peter DeWitt Community Champion Oct 17, 2017

@Kamil Tracz, It looks like your Status was renamed.  I would just rename the NOT REGISTERED status to TO DO.


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@Peter DeWitt It didn't rename it. It changed it. When I tried to rename NOT REGSITERED back to TO DO, it says TO DO already exists. When I checked, both TO DO and NOT REGISTERED are listed under "STATUSES"

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