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Dependencies with Jira fields

You can configure Connect custom field queries using Jira field values.
This means that during your ticket creation process, Connected custom field values will depend on the value you set on certain Jira custom fields.

Supported fields

Field typeDependencyValue returned

Summary of issue written in the creation screen

Issue type$issue.issuetypeName of the current issue type
Priority$issue.priorityValue of the priority
Assignee$issue.assignee.emailAddressEmail of the issue assignee
Assignee$issue.assignee.accountIdUnique assignee's account Id
Reporter$issue.reporter.emailAddressEmail of the issue reporter
Reporter$issue.reporter.accountIdUnique reporter's account Id
Single select$issue.customfield_xxxxxDisplayed option value
Text field (single line)$issue.customfield_xxxxxRaw text value


Step 1

To configure this feature, you first need to activate it.

We made this feature available to a certain context, therefore, you need to associate the relevant projects and issue types that will use this feature.
Navigate through the "Settings" tab of Elements Connect administration and follow the configuration steps.

If another application uses the same "UI Modification" module, only the latest installed will work. This is a know limitation at Atlassian, you can vote here to make things move a little faster  

You need the latest version of our apps, please make sure that both Elements Connect & Elements Connect - helper app have no updates available.

Step 2

Now that the context is set, use the dependencies in Elements Connect custom fields configuration, as the following:

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