Multi checkbox validation


I want to create an expression to validate a multicheckbox in a workflow screen.

I'm able to to do an OR but I'm not succeeding in creating AND

ex. (This box is checked|This is box2 is checked)... How do I do AND ? 

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote

This isn't possible through the base functionality. It requires the use of a plugin. The best one I know of for this purpose if the Scriptrunner plugin. 

Basically resolving this would require building a custom validation script using their plugin functionality. 

I'm not that familiar with the scripting itself, but here are some resources that might help.

In particular, I think you will want to add a validator script with the following: cfValues['My Multi Select']*.value.contains("Some value")

This will need to be modified to fit your needs.

Ok, is that possible to use in the Cloud version? 

I see it is available for Cloud. Thank you Kian

Just a comment if anyone follows this, I did not succeed in using  scriptrunner cloud version for this. Examples I found were all for server version. Only solution I find is to split the multi checkboxes to single checkboxes and add validator to them one by one

Sorry, I didn't realize you were using cloud! 

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 ...

3,230 views 14 19
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