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Does Automation for JIRA works with Portfolio for JIRA

I would like to know if we can automate workflows over the different parent-child links we create with portfolio for JIRA.

So more levels than the standard JIRA levels subtask - story - epic.

so  for instance we have a capability above the epic level, can I transfer this capability automatically to "in progress" as soon as the epic is "in progress" which is triggered by a story that is set to "in progress" 



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Hi Ariane,

Thanks for getting in touch. Yes this is possible, it isn't as obvious as dealing with the standard hierarchy though.  Your rule would look like this.

* Trigger: Issue Transitioned
* Issue Condition: Issue is Epic & Status is in Progress
* Related Issue Branch (JQL): "key = {{issue.Parent Link}}"
** Transition Action: Copy from trigger issue

If you get stuck please get in contact with us at support:

Hope that helps!


Note that the smart-value may have changed.  

key = {{issue.Parent}} 

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