Use Smart Fields in Create Issue Action

I created a new sub-task on an issue based on certain criteria within my workflow, but I realized that now I have multiple sub-task within my "open issues" filter that all share the same name. So I would like to make these dynamic names so that they can reference their parent's key. I've tried multiple attempts but so far no luck.

  • Issue Title - {{issue.parent.key}}
  • Issue Title - {{fields.parent.key}}
  • Issue Title - {{parent.key}}
  • etc.

I also attempted this using the advance json section but I believe since it is a required field that there is no way to override the value in that section. 

I would appreciate any help or advance getting this workflow setup properly, thank you!

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Scott Harwood Community Champion Jun 26, 2017

Hi Nicholas,

This should be possible. Are you able to attach a screenshot of your rule chain?

If you don't feel like displaying it publically feel free to contact us at support.



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Scott Harwood Community Champion Jun 27, 2017

Yes, so with that rule you could use

Link PVD for {{issue.key}} 

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