To create a filter for open issues out of multiple projects.

I have multiple projects under the projects list. I have to create a filter that has all open issues as per the status selected out of all the projects. This is a sample JQuery that I am running:

project = "AIDC_IS_*"  AND issuetype="Internal Defect" and status="To Do" AND status="Resolved" AND status="In Progress"

I want to create a filter for all the projects that begin with "AIDC_IS_*" but I am getting the following error: "The value 'AIDC_IS_*' does not exist for the field 'project'."


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Project does not accept wildcards, it's an absolute project or list of projects.

You'll need to define the list of projects for the query with "project in (AIDC_IS_1, AIDC_IS_2, ...)"

There may be a better way though - if you can use project categories to group your projects together.  For example, put all your AIDC_IS projects into a category of that name, then you can simply say "category = AIDC_IS"

Thanks Nic, I will try that and let you if it worked :)

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Thomas Schlegel Community Champion Jun 06, 2017

Hi Shishir,

you can't add a wildcard to the project field. But if you want to query all the projects, you don't have to add "project = " to your JQL, just start with "issuetype = ..."


Hey Thomas thanks, but if I start with "issuetype=.." I would get issues that do not belong to my projects. 

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