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Automation - how to change reporter to user who triggered the action

Hi,

I would like to introduce an automation that would automatically change reporter of an issue when it is moved to a different project. The reporter should be changed to the user who triggered the event. I see that the option is there for assignee, however, not for reporter.

Is there any way this can be done?

Thank you,

Jiri

2 answers

Hi Jiri,

You should be able to do this, but you'll need to use a smart-value to set the reporter to the user who initiated the move operation: 

{{initiator.name}}

Here's a rule that should work:

move-reporter.png

 

Hope that helps!

Cheers,
Andreas

I want to do a slight variation of this. I have set an automation rule to create linked issues when certain conditions are met for the trigger issue. I want the "Reporter" field of the newly created issue to be the same as the "Assignee" field of the issue that triggered the automation. How can I do this?

Did you ever find an answer to this? I have the same question. 

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Danyal Iqbal Community Leader May 18, 2018

no, not for the move operation.

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