How to Set Transition Fields for Cascadeing Field on Transition Action? Automation for JIRA Plugin

I am trying to set up an automation rule to transition items based on JQL. This transition has a screen made for it to select values from a cascading field. How would I set these in the transition fields portion of the automation rule?

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Andreas Knecht Community Champion May 25, 2017

Hi Cole,

So to update a cascading select field, you have to use the 'Advanced' section for now on the 'Transition issue' action.

This question (and answer) shows you an example of how to do this:

In your example, you can replace the right hand side of the parent and child value with the actual option names you want to select in the cascading select.

So replace '{{triggerIssue.fields.Sample Cascade.value}}' with say 'Colors' and '{{triggerIssue.fields.Sample Cascade.child.value}}' with 'Blue' (if your cascading select has a parent value 'Colors' and a child value 'Blue').


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