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How to use smart value in issue link



how is it possible to link a issue based on a smart value (Issue LookUp).

I can only select "Trigger issue" and "Most recently created issue", but I want to link the issue based on a smart value from the lookup action the step befor...


Thanks for you help,


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Hi John,


I'm working on Jira Cloud.

Unbenannt.JPGWith the action "Link Issues" it should be possible to use smart-values to link issues.

But how do I enter a smart value?

In the dropdown I have only two options


John Funk Community Leader Sep 17, 2020

What is the value you are wishing to use? 

Hi John,


nevermind! You have to start typing to enter a smat value like {{lookupIssues.key}}...

Not very user friendly.

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John Funk Community Leader Sep 09, 2020

Hi Timo,

Can you describe your exact scenario that you are trying to do?

Also, can you share the rule you have so far and what is not working? 

Finally, are you Jira Cloud or Server?

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