Moving an issue between projects

Once an issue has been created, the issue is associated with a project. You can, however, move the issue around from one project to another. This may sound like a very simple process, but there are many steps involved and many things that need to be considered.

First, you need to decide on a new issue type for the issue if the current issue type does not exist in the new project. Second, you will need to map a status for the issue if the target project uses a different workflow. Third, you will need to decide on the values for any mandatory fields that exist in the new project but that do not exist in the current project. Sound like a lot? Luckily, Jira comes with a wizard that is designed to help you address ...

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