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how to Automate workflow transitions based on Customfield?

  • I have created one  workflow with several statuses.
  • I have added screen with having custom filed dropdown values to one transition.
  • if i choose one value from custom field i want to automatically move to another status.Please help me what all the posible ways are theire to solve this problem.

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This can be done easily with automation for jira:

Good luck and let me know if you need help.

I want to do this with script.Please help me

What do you mean by "script" ?

Do you mean script runner ? 

That's not a basic feature from jira, you are gonna need a plugin

I have script runner plugin.Is it posible to solve above problem?by using post function in jira workflow is posible but i dont no how to do that.Help me 

Sorry I am not good enough in scripting. Hope somebody else will help.

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Jack Community Leader Jan 22, 2020

basically you need a “listener” that triggers on the custom field being updated. Here is a thread that might lead you in the right direction.

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