how to cange the user of an issue because of the status in the workflow?

HI there,

i want to assign the user to an issue because of the status in the worflow:

status1 -> User1

status2 -> User1

status3 -> User1

status4 -> User1

status5 -> User2

status6 -> User2

status7 -> User1

status8 -> User2

status9 -> User2

status10 -> User1

status11 -> User1

status12 -> User2

status13 -> User2

status14 -> User1

status15 -> User1

can anyone help me ?

thanks for answers... :D

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you select Add Postfunction in your workflow transition and select Update Issue Field postfunction as

and press Add then select Assignee in Issue Field and Value as your wished User.

Second thing you cannot add a group to an assignee field. Groups are allowed to restrict issues in Security Schemes & Notification Schemes.

Instead you have option that you make customfield for assignee with Group picker type.

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You mean you want to assign the issue to specific users when you move the issue to a new status? If so, you can do it in the workflow post function of the transition. Just add a post function to update issue field (assignee in this case).

Thanks for your answer!

I will try this, but with the post-function, can i also assign the issue to a user-group ?

No, you can't assigne the issue to group!!

okay thaks a lot!

i will do this now and then write here, when i have success. :D

it works now, thanks a lot for your help !

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