Release Notes

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1.8.26 Jira Cloud Sep 9, 2022

  • Fixed order of child/sub-tasks

  • Improved order of Variables display

1.8.21 Jira Cloud Aug 5, 2022

  • Added: Ability to copy a template issue in order to extend the existing template instead of making a new one

  • Fixed: Hide unsuccessful issue creation error messages on the next try

1.8.18 Jira Cloud May 27, 2022

  • Added child tasks' tree for better navigation while managing templates

  • Added an ability to Edit/Delete child/subtasks in Manage Template tree


1.8.13-AC Jira Cloud Mar 13, 2022

Project Admins now can manage the templates!

If you are Project Administrator - go to Project Settings → Apps → Easy Templates

Manage templates: change templates’ fields, scope, delete, copy templates from there.


1.8.10-AC Jira Cloud Jan 25, 2022

  • Added ability to fill Variables while Applying template and various improvements.

Now, after while choosing a template in flow - you can fill variables.

1.8.2-AC Jira Cloud Oct 26, 2021

1.8.1-AC Jira Cloud Apr 8, 2021 

1.8.0-AC Jira Cloud Jan 21, 2021 

  • Fixed: Epic Template structure was not complete

  • Fixed: Child items were saved in reversed order

  • Improved: Pre-select current project when creating a template

1.6.0-AC Jira Cloud Oct 1, 2020 

Epic Templates support

  • Implemented support for Epic → Task → Subtask template hierarchy (aka deep Epic Clone)

  • Improved Templates & scope management

  • Fixed a few minor issues

Available on Jira Cloud only!


Create a structure with Epic with child Issues and related Subtasks. Save it as a template.

Now you are able to create a new Epic from the Template having all child Issues & Subtasks automatically created!

1.1.1 Jira Server and Data Center May 9, 2020 

  • ​Fix error "Number value expected as the Sprint id error" while saving a template from Scrum related issue

1.1.0 Jira Server and Data Center Apr 12, 2020 

  • Fixed an issue with using Easy Templates and DEISER Profields addon on the same instance

1.5.17-AC Jira Cloud Mar 1, 2020 

​Skip disabled template fields while applying a template.

1.5.16-AC Jira Cloud Jan 7, 2020 

​Fixed typeahead on Template selection form

1.5.15-AC Jira Cloud Dec 18, 2019 

Improved Templates Management

  1. Removed selection of optional fields while template saving

  2. Added ability to Edit more than “Summary” and “Description”

  3. Added ability to switch fields on/off


    1. While new issue creation - disabled fields will be ignored

    2. Check “Understanding of disabling Template field” section

  5. Added validation on New Issue creation

  6. Fixed saving of Subtasks assignees

Check the Enabling template fields. Cloud for a better understanding of the new template editing functionality!

Note: this is a beta feature. Please report any problems you may encounter while templates management and issue creation.

1.5.14-AC Jira Cloud Sep 25, 2019 

Allow Closing New Issue dialog with a button when nothing is selected

1.5.11-AC Jira Cloud Sep 22, 2019 

  • Fixed 32KB limit on Template creation that was caused by big list of subtassk

  • Introduced own backend to work with templates faster

  • Template editing will be limited as currently, it lacks validations required to guarantee its' integrity and causes issues in some situations.

    • This limitation is not related to storage changes. It's temporary, improved version will be released as soon as possible.

  • Removed Easy Templates actions under Glance View and Quick Access button as Atlassian has fixed an issue why we had to introduce that view in version v1.5.8-AC Jira Cloud 17 Aug 2019 

v1.5.8-AC Jira Cloud Aug 17, 2019 

After previous release we've decided to change "Easy Templates Actions" location so they don't take central panel space.

  • Templates Actions moved to Issue Glance View (for New Jira UX)

  • "Save Template", "Apply Template" actions available on a right side bar

We stiil going to keep "Save" and "Apply" actions as a part of Issue Menu items. So on A JSD (Jira Service Desk) Projects is won't be shown on Glance view, which is simply not available there, but on a menu


v1.5.6-AC Jira Cloud Aug 13, 2019 

  • Change "Save/Apply templates flow" to fix issue of not receiving context parameters from Jira

  • Use quick add menu in Jira Issue to show "Easy Templates" action buttons.

v1.0.22 Jira Server May 17, 2019 

  • Added support of PCF-Single Autocomplete Fields from Power Custom Fields add-on

    • Fields can be saved in a template

    • Fields will be filled automatically while new issue creation from template

v1.0.21 Jira Server, v1.5.4-AC Jira Cloud May 5, 2019 

  • Added: Set the current user as a reporter when creating from a template. Ignore reporter value saved in template

v1.5.3-AC Jira Cloud Apr 30, 2019 

  • Compatibility with Jira Cloud REST API GDPR changes

v1.0.20 Jira Server Apr 10, 2019

  • Fixed issue creation from the template on IE

  • Fixed navigation from the dashboard on IE

v1.0.19 Jira Server, v1.5.1-AC Jira Cloud Mar 24, 2019

  • Fixed saving Templates in Service Desk projects

  • Fixed applying Account from Tempo Timesheet add-on to the created issue

v1.0.16 Jira Server Mar 22, 2019

  • Fixed showing Apply dialog on Issues Search

v1.5.0-AC Jira Cloud Mar 21, 2019 

  • Minor bugfixes

  • removed not required permission scope

v1.4.0-AC Jira Cloud Mar 20, 2019 

  • Minor bugfixes

  • Added ability to create subtasks via Apply flow

v1.0.14 Jira Server Mar 12, 2019

  • Fixed creation of subtasks which contains required fields

v1.0.10 Jira Server Mar 4, 2019

  • Added ability for non-admins to create a new issue from the template

  • Fixed issue with subtasks creation via Apply flow

Known issue: non-admin Users have an access to Manage Templates section but can't save the cnages

v1.0.4 Jira Server Feb 25, 2019

Minor bugs fixed and bundle size optimized.

Jira Server Released! v1.0.0 . Feb 10, 2019

1.3.8 Apply Template Jan 14, 2019 

Read more: Apply Template

1.3.7 Prefill "Create Issue" form with Template's data Jan 12, 2019 

Use this flow if you need to correct or add more details to your issue prior to creation!

Please note: sub-tasks won't be auto-created with this approach

Step 1. Open "Templates" from sidebar and click "Prefill New Issue"

Step 2. Go to "Create Issue" screen and add necessary details

Step 3. Click "Create" and get to the new item!

Read more on Create Issue from Template

1.3.6 Save Component per sub-task View Jan 8, 2019 

1.3.5 Support next-gen projects Jan 7, 2019 

1.3.4 Minor version update Jan 7, 2019 

1.3.3 Pre-select project while new issue creation Jan 6, 2019 

1.3.2 Minor bugfixes Dec 9, 2018 

1.3.1 Select optional fields to save Dec 1, 2018 

1.3.0 Required Scope Changes Nov 22, 2018