• Community
  • Products
  • Jira
  • Questions
  • We have issues that need development across projects. We want to spawn sub-tasks in other projects and track progress of the overall parent ticket.

We have issues that need development across projects. We want to spawn sub-tasks in other projects and track progress of the overall parent ticket.

For example, the main development may be in Project A but sub-tasks need to be spawned from that issue and assigned to Project Team B and another to Project Team C.  Another possibility in this case would be for the original issue to remain in Project A but from that issue, replicate the issue to Project B and Project C.  I cannot see a way to do this.  Is it possible?

1 answer

0 votes
Joseph Pitt Community Champion Jun 03, 2016

Not out of the box. Since you're in the cloud you can't use scripts. I suggest you look for a plugin in the marketplace that does it and then see if it can be installed in the cloud. I know they have limited what can be installed. The closest you can come to that is to create issues in the other projects and link them back to the one in project A.

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 ...

1,016 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