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Last updated Dec 10, 2018

Set Assignee from Mapping Select

This chapter provides information about Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function.

Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function allows to update assignee field in issue according to the value of Mapping Select field.

Note
Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function has only one parameter: mapping for select custom field that maps select values to Jira user. To perform a transition using Set Assignee from Mapping Select you need to have Transition and Assign Issues permission. User who will be mapped must have an Assignable User permission.

For example, you have Department (Select field) and choose Marketing (First option). You configured Mapping Select for Marketing to a user - John Smith. With Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function, when an issue passes a transition John Smith will be remain as an assignee.

Configure Set Assignee from Mapping Select

Before you start, add Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function to the target transition in the workflow.

Steps

  1. Go to Jira Administration > Issues.
  2. Click Workflows on the left sidebar.
  3. Select workflow connected with your project and click Edit.

    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function
    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function

  4. Choose a transition and click Post Functions.

    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function
    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function

  5. Click Add post function.

  6. Choose Deviniti [Dynamic Forms] - Set Assignee from Mapping Select.

  7. Click Add.

    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function
    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function

  8. Choose a Mapping Select Custom Field from the drop down list.

  9. Click Add.

    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function
    Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function

Warning
This post function must be moved after Fire a Generic Event event that can be processed by the listeners..
Note
Remember to publish your workflow configuration.

Result

Set Assignee from Mapping Select post function is added to the workflow.