Is it possible to trigger a notification event when a task sits for too long?

Is it possible to do this? This is on a kanban board.

Thanks!

2 answers

2 accepted

1 vote

Sort of.

Let's say "too long" is a day.

Run a filter for something like "updated < -1d and resolution = unresolved".  The will give you a list of anything that's open and not updated in the last day, so it's probably going to be quite a long list, but I'm aiming to give you a rough idea, not an absolute.  It's a query you should heavily edit to suit you and your users.

Save the filter, then go into the options and subscribe a group to it.  The members of the group will be emailed the list on the schedule you set.

Thanks!!! I did this and it is awesome.

1 vote
Peter DeWitt Community Champion Oct 01, 2017

Adam, if you are ok with the notification being visible on the Kanban board, you can use Nic's JQL to update the card color. Say red for anything returned.This would make those issue stand out on the board.

 

pd

Thanks!!! I did this and it is awesome.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Sarah Schuster
Posted Jan 29, 2018 in Jira

What are common themes you've seen across successful & failed Jira Software implementations?

Hey everyone! My name is Sarah Schuster, and I'm a Customer Success Manager in Atlassian specializing in Jira Software Cloud. Over the next few weeks I will be posting discussion topics (8 total) to ...

3,331 views 14 20
Join discussion

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
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot