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Cancel "value changed" event


I want to create an automation rule to cancel the "value changed" event on an issue. For example: I want to cancel changes made by users on the custom field "start date" if the status of the issue is "In Progress".

Is this possible?


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Hi Tim,

it's not possible to cancel the changing of the value.

You could use the {{#changelog}} smart values to set the value back to the original (see

The better solution is to avoid changes at the field. You could remove the field from the edit issue screen mask. (see

If you want to be able to change the field before being in status In Progress not only while creation, you could add a transition with a screen with the field.

Alternatively you could take a look at the behaviours of the scriptrunner plugin. (See There you could set the field to read-only under your conditions.

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