JQL Search by User Picker (multiple users)

Hi,

I have to create a filter for a gadget in dashboard that would return only issues that have the currentUser() among the users selected in a User Picker (multiple users).

I tried using somenthing like "... AND currentUser() in (<multiuserpicker_cf>)", but it Jql doesn't seem to accept this syntax.

I also tried to use something like "... AND <multiuserpicker_cf> ~ currentUser()", but the "~" operator doesn't work for customfields that are not of text types.

Have anyone any ideea about how this filter should be written in order to make it work?

 

Thanks,

Ligia

 

3 answers

Hi Ligia, 

Supported Function for currentUser() is EQUALS and NOT EQUALS operators, for IN and NOT IN operator you need to use memberOf(). 

Excerpt from advancing searching doc- https://confluence.atlassian.com/jira/advanced-searching-179442050.html

Use <multiuserpicker_cf> = currentUser()

SUPPORTED FUNCTIONS

When used with the IN and NOT IN operators, this field supports:

  • membersOf()

When used with the EQUALS and NOT EQUALS operators, this field supports:

  • currentUser()

Taha

Hi Taha,

I noticed that <multiuser_cf> = currentUser() works as well.

Thanks

Any luck with that?

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Sep 25, 2018 in Jira

Atlassian Research Workshop opportunity on Sep. 28th in Austin, TX

We're looking for participants for a workshop at Atlassian! We need Jira admins who have interesting custom workflows, issue views, or boards. Think you have a story to sha...

440 views 7 5
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