Second Edit form

Is there a way of having a second edit form, such that there would be two edit buttons shown on an issue to launch them? The second one would be launch a cut down edit form for managers to update a few "status" fields without having to scroll past a large numbers of fields.

Thanks,

Richard.

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote
Accepted answer
Thomas Schlegel Community Champion Jul 30, 2012

Hi Richard,

you could add a new workflow transition to every workflow status. The target status is the same status as the one, you came from.

In this workflow transition, let's call it "edit light", you can show a special edit form, which you define on your own.

Maybe a lot of work just to avoid a little bit scrolling, but it should work this way.

Cheers

Thomas

Thanks Thomas, I did not know that you could do that. There are 5 or 6 statuses that would need this, so not too bad.

I guess an alternative would be to use tabs, its just one extra mouse click to choose the "status" tab.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Jan 08, 2019 in Jira

How to Jira for designers

I’m a designer on the Jira team. For a long time, I’ve fielded questions from other designers about how they should be using Jira Software with their design team. I’ve also heard feedback from other ...

1,101 views 4 9
Read article

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