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Auto Transition issue status when sprint starts or an Issue is added to that Sprint.


I want all issue status to be changed to "Sprint backlog" status when i start the sprint. 
or after sprint started, when i add an issue, its status should be changed to "Sprint backlog"

Checked with script listener - Fast rack transition in SR add-on, support told me that it will not work for sprint related events.

can somebody help me on this?


4 answers


I need the solution for the same problem.

Did you get any workaround for this?



Seema, no luck on this.

still waiting for update on this from community.

If anybody has done this, please reply and help us on this.


I used an automation rule in the Cloud version like this:


Thank you Ronny, this is the automation rule I was looking for.

Anything yet?

Hi, any news on this one? :) 

I am not sure if this answers your needs, but I was able to make an automation (using project automation): when we activate a sprint, we change the status of related issues. Would that help you ? 

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