Remove watchers from current issue

Overview

The Remove watchers from current issue post function allows you to remove all watchers from the current issue when a workflow transition is executed.

Configuration

  1. Activate the JQL condition option and define the JQL query that has to be met by the issue in order to execute the post function (e.g. “type = Bug and Priority = Blocker”)

  2. Activate the Executor condition option if you want the post function to be executed only if the user is or isn’t in a certain Jira user group or project role

    1. Select if The executor has to be or can’t be a member of a certain Jira user group or project role

      1. Select a Jira user group in the Group field if Group was set in the member of a field

      2. Select a project role in the Project role field if Project role was set in the member of a field

Use cases

  • Remove all watchers when the issue is transitioned to another status and the users that were set as watchers previously no longer need to get notification about the issue