Simplified Workflow Scheme error

Hello everyone,

I have an issue with modify/configure workflow on a project.
I tried to switch to 'Software Simplify Workflow management' and I received the follow error:

image2016-3-25 10:57:53.png

I created a new identical workflow with another name and i change the workflow which was assigned on the project, but the error is still here.

Do you any idea?
Thanks,

Raul  

2 answers

0 votes

It's not the workflows, it's the workflow scheme.

When you simplify a workflow, it tries to create a new workflow, put it in a new workflow scheme and apply that scheme to the project.  It generates the names for the workflow and the workflow scheme from the name of the project.

But it can't create a new workflow and scheme if the names are already in use.

So, go to admin -> workflow schemes and find the one it is complaining about.  Rename or delete it.  Then try the simplify action again.

Thanks Nic, seems is working!

Have a nice day,
Raul. 

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 ...

2,760 views 11 18
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