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Update multiselect custom field using Automation for JIRA

How do I add value to a multiselect property using Automation for JIRA.

Setting an initial value using JSON is easy and works:

{"fields": {"Revenue Groups": [{ "value" : "Rev. Group 1"}]}


Adding an extra is a lot harder. I've tried the following (and other solutions) but without success.

{    "fields": {"Revenue Groups": [{ "value" : "Rev. Group 2"},       {{issue.customfield_13100.asJsonObjectArray("value ")}}]

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Hello Andre,

I was able to get mine work by adding the following to the Advanced Edit section of the automation. In my case, I had a multi select (customfield_10037) with values, 1,2,3,4,5,6.

"update": {
"customfield_10037" : [
"add": {

Hi Kian,

Thanks a lot. Works like breeze......

I've an additional question. Where can I find documentation on the operations 'add', 'remove' and 'set'. I'm wondering if there are more options. Starting from the following URL ( I can find a lot info but nothing related to operations as mentioned.




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