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Linked Issue Explanation

I wanted to ask about "Linked Issues" in Jira Cloud.
What does it mean if an issue is "Blocked by" other issue.
When I do that it appears in the issue but it doesn't really block anything.

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Brant Schroeder Community Leader Feb 21, 2021

@Yoav Friedman 

Issue links are there to provide information about how the issues are related.  By default they will not prevent anything from happening or cause something to happen.  You can setup validations in your workflows or automation that trigger based on the issue link to meet your needs.  

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Daniel Ebers Community Leader Feb 23, 2021

Hi @Yoav Friedman

in case you want to study further this topic you can find further information from documentation:


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