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Search and show all tickets, that have attachments

Hello,

I'm facing a problem. Is it possible to define an advanced search, that shows me all tickets in a given project, which have attachments?

Something like:

project = "projectName" AND attachments IS NOT EMPTY

There is no field "attachments"...

Thank you in advance!

Steve

5 answers

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Thomas Schlegel Community Leader May 29, 2012

Hi Steve,

this does not work out of the box. You have to use the JQL Tricks Plugin (https://marketplace.atlassian.com/31399) . Unfortunately it is not free.

Best regards

Thomas

Thank you for your fast response. This answer fits my needs! :)

this can be done natively without JQL Tricks (although that plugin is pretty awesome)

{code}

project = "projectName" AND NOT attachments is EMPTY

{code}

Great, thank you!

This answer should be the one that is marked as solved...

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I concur. This works perfectly. You can't see the name of the attachment, but you can filter for any type of issue that has an attachment.

this worked for me. filtered all issues with attachments in that project

Great Xander. I m able to see all the stories with attachments.

Like Safari Support likes this

This is very helpful. Worked for me. Thank you.

Perfect, simple, easy. I also used it to see all sub-tasks for a parent that had attachments. 

Thanks for the response here ... "attachments is not EMPTY" worked for me to get a filter of all issues with attachments on our Jira instance. Thanks

10 votes
Andrew Atlassian Team Mar 09, 2014

You can now do this in JIRA 6.2 using the attachments JQL function.

1 vote

I wrote a plugin to solve this with a derived field, ages ago. I really should dig it out and publish it.

Hi Nic, were you able to publish the plugin? The JQL Tricks Plugin is not free.

Yeah, but I guess it is worth the cost.

Check this add-on : https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/pl.craftware.jira.search-attachments-plugin

It can do following queries:

  • issue in havingAttachments()
  • issue in havingAttachments("search text")
  • issue in havingAttachments("type:pdf")
  • issue in havingAttachments("name:workflow type:png")
  • any mix of above

It can search across pdf, office docs (ms/open/libe) and so on - it uses extractors for this formats.

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