Structure Plugin for JIRA: Ideas

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  1. Use different fonts for the levels in the hierarchy to make them more distinct

    It would be great for easier differentiation to make the font larger for higher level issues in the hierarchy. E.g.

    Level 0 - H1 Bold
    Level 1 - H2 ...
    Level 3 - H3
    etc

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    • Support a User Story Map View

      User Story Mapping is becoming a very popular way to organize your product backlog: http://www.slideshare.net/nashjain/user-story-mapping

      It basically uses a 3 level structure but displays tickets in a vertical layout, as illustrated here:

      There are only a few tools that support this online, and only one that is part of JIRA. The market is ripe for a tool that is robust, simple, and flexible. Since Structure already organizes tickets hiearchically, all that would be required would be to create a new view of a Structure, with a possible limit of 3-4 levels. (The Story Map structure only supports 3, but I…

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      • Structure Filter improvement: project without structure enable need a hint from the plugin

        When use a JQL with project field and the project have no flag to support structure show a hint warning the user that needs to enable the support to structure, or will be excellent to choose to enable it.
        The current implementation only shows no search results.
        The uses get confused and don't know if the plugin is working or they are doing some misconfiguration.

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          • improve "templates" functionality and provide simple interface to work with it

            1. That's will be useful to have a possibility to create structure by one click.
            Ex. It could be a quick button (as jira has "+ Create issue" at the right top conner). When I click on it, I can choose template name & click create. That's all.
            2. Sub-tickets in template structure should be predefined, so I don't want to specify each time what project it should be and what options to copy.
            3. In existing structure that's will be nice to have a possibility to create tickets\sub-tickets using templates for issue. Ex. I want to have a possibility…

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            • 7 votes
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              • When I change the query (the Find field), I would like the URL to be updated accordingly.

                So that I can restore the state of the view from browser history (using back button etc.).

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                • Support hierarchy of projects

                  Can I display a hierarchy of projects? I have a project x that is a sub project of a, b, c. Is this possible?

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                  • Show a hierarchical view of the Epics/Stories/Tasks within one project

                    Show a hierarchical view of the Epics/Stories/Tasks within one project in Jira to provide an overall picture of the complete work package.

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                    • Reinstate search on the issue page

                      In Structure 3, search and filtering functionality was removed from the issue page. But sometimes we need that to rearrange structure without leaving a specific issue.

                      More feedback:

                      But with the loss of the toolbar we can no longer filter or search the structure from the issue view.

                      We frequently need to unpin, search then re-org the structure, and we like to do it from the issue view. At my work we are considering rolling back to 2.x to get the search/filter feature back on the issue view.

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                      • Use JIRA Structure as navigation tree on linked Confluence content

                        JIRA & Confluence are often used hand-in-hand... e.g. new ideas are formulated on CFL, leading to linked tasks in JIRA & followed by documentation etc.. on Confluence again..

                        The need to reorder issues in JIRA, & use structure to navigate them, can be projected to linked confluence contents as well.

                        The way i see it, structure widget could replace the space navigation panel.

                        JIRA issues & corresponding Confluence pages could be linked via labeling (value == structure item ID)

                        This is the idea in a nutshell, I'd be happy to discuss in more detail if helpful.

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                        • Add a resource allocation report

                          Structure plugin is a neat way to build the projects Work Breakdown Structure (WBS).
                          It would be a nice feature to see an aggregated view of the allocated resources per structure. The MS Project resource optimization functionality is not needed from my point of view in an agile environment. However an overview of the resource capacity utilization would be nice.

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                          • Have some kind of integration with zephyr to manage test cases

                            I would like to see which test are passed and failed. It would also be nice to see the defects or bugs in the structure and create my test cycles with a structure.

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                            • Create shortcut key for setting tasks on Resolved

                              A shortcut to set a task on resolved would be appreciated.

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                                • Create a setting that will disable the plugin's ability to delete links.

                                  When using multiple synchronizers sometimes a lot of links get deleted and we are unable to restore them without a bulk undo functionality. We use Structure mostly to visualize hierarchies and never to edit them. Therefore, it will be great to have a setting that would prefer the board from deleting links and allow our users to use Structure at a broad scale. As of now, we have to restrict its usage to a select few who know how to use it without breaking links

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                                  • Add a custom field on child issues to show the structures root element

                                    I would like to see the root element in the structure in the custom fields of the children so I can use this when exporting data from jira

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                                    • When displaying subtasks in Structure, include parent jira # as part of summary (like Jira filters)

                                      When displaying subtask in Structure, include parent jira # as part of summary (like Jira filters).

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                                      • Automatically create issues to represent structures

                                        Allow structures to have attachments, comments, workflow, etc by creating an issue for each existing structure. This could be automated by the Structure plugin.

                                        Let the administrator configure a special project / issue type for those issues.

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                                        • Have a Back to Structure button in Issues

                                          When you open the Issue to view/edit the full details, a link back to the full structure would be nice

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