JQL Search by User Picker (multiple users)


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?





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()


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()


Hi Taha,

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


Any luck with that?

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