Cloning intends to duplicate. To clone an issue intends to make a copy issue inside a similar undertaking. A cloned issue can be treated as another issue and altered like different issues.
We ought to think about the accompanying focuses while cloning an issue.
- A cloned issue is totally a different issue from the first issue.
- Any move or activity made on the first issue doesn't have any effect on the clone issue and the other way around.
- The main association between the first and clone is the connection that is made.
- Data that is conveyed from the first issue to clone issue is as per the following −
- Chosen one
- Issue Type
- Influences Version
- Fix Version
- Substance of custom fields are likewise cloned
- Data that isn't cloned −
- Time Tracking
- Issue History
- Connections to conjunction pages
Steps to Follow for Cloning
Open a JIRA issue that should be cloned. Select More → Clone when the screen shows up. The accompanying screen capture tells the best way to get to the Clone usefulness.
In the clone screen, there are a couple of alternatives given to the clients, which are as per the following −
- A client can change the synopsis while cloning it.
- In the event that the issue contains connections to different issues, a client can check the checkbox to contain the clone issue or uncheck if the client wouldn't like to be a piece of the clone issue.
- In the event that the issue has sub-undertakings, the client can choose/deselect the checkbox to contain the sub-assignments in clone or not.
- The equivalent is appropriate for connection too.
- It additionally gives an alternative, regardless of whether to convey or not – the run an incentive to the new clone issue.
The accompanying screen capture tells the best way to clone an issue by giving the vital subtleties.
The subsequent stage is to tap on Create. It will show the clone issue subtleties. In the event that the client doesn't change the clone words while making, it very well may be noticeable in the synopsis, connections and sub-assignments. The accompanying screen capture shows how a cloned issue is shown.