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prepoulating a custom field value in sub task type from parent issue Edited


Can anyone let me know how to pre populate the custom field in sub task issue type on either clicking or updating the sub task. And the value should be populated from the parent issue type.

I'm trying to achieve this using the scriptrunner


Kindly advise

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Hi @Gowri_Sankar .

Could you let me know when do you want to copy the value from parent to subtask? 


Swapnil Srivastav.



I have a custom field with cascading list (Contains both parent and child values) and this will be stored in the parent issue type. When I click on create sub task these value should be populated again to the sub task of same custom field ID

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