Number of visible workflow buttons changes throughout workflow

So I have a JIRA workflow that at one step has 4 possible transitions, so I modified the jira-config.properties file that we created in <jira-home>/atlassian-jira/WEB-INF/classes by adding the following line:

ops.bar.group.size.opsbar-transitions = 4

 

Restarted JIRA and it now shows 3 buttons at one part of my workflow, which suggests that the change did get picked up as JIRA's default is only 2 buttons:

Screen Shot 2014-09-18 at 4.53.46 PM.png

 

But in the part of the workflow where it should show 4 buttons it only shows 2 buttons and hides the other 2 under the Workflow drop-down.

Screen Shot 2014-09-18 at 4.53.07 PM.png

 

Anyone see this before?

 

2 answers

So i post my first question on answers.atlassian and I get -1 point on my question and -5 points on my profile. Quite the warm welcome. Am I missing some unwritten rule of this board? Is my question unclear or in the wrong place? Do I need to toss my firstborn into a volcano to show my allegiance to Atlassian products?

Well, moot point now as we've reduced the complexity of the workflow. Thinking it has some tie between setting of ops.bar.group.size.opsbar-transitions inside jira-config.properties on the server, and adding opsbar-sequence property in each of the transitions to sort their order onscreen. Not sure of the fix but I no longer need it to be.

Steven Behnke Community Champion Sep 22, 2014

I wouldn't know why you are being downvoted here. I do know that I see this question a lot. Perhaps someone is sour at reading the same question again, who knows. It's a public forum so plenty of people are free to come and vote and answer.

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