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Clearing items from Done column (Kanban)


Next-Gen kanban boards currently auto-clear items from the "Done" column after 14 days.  There are a handful of different threads (notably that touch on the topic of how to alter/customize this behavior, because it doesn't suit many users' needs.

The common issue is that the "Done" column quickly grows to an unmanageable size (ours consistently sits at around 50+ items), and makes the column unrepresentative of the current iteration.  The "Backlog" view also uses the same constraint, thus making managing the Board/Backlog more difficult.

The Jira roadmap shows no indication of this even being on Jira's radar, despite numerous complaints about it.  The issue is close to becoming a dealbreaker for our continued use of Jira,  so it would be great if someone (from Jira) could offer feedback on whether there is anything planned for how to address this.





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I came here via google for the same issue and haven't found a solution yet... No response to this issue at all?

Was there an update or is there a hidden option or something? 

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