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Workitem creation url options

Nigel Lawrence (2635) | asked Mar 28 '13, 1:56 p.m.
edited Mar 28 '13, 1:59 p.m.
I'm trying to construct a URL that will enable me to direct users to a partially populated entry -
Something like https://MyJazzServer:9443/jazz/web/projects/
enables me to specify the work item type.... but where can I find the other parameters that the allows?
In particular I'd be eager to set the filedAgainst attribute.

Note : I've seen things like but nothing that helps me in the general regard

Tracy Harris commented Jul 24 '13, 11:36 a.m.

Has there been any additional work on this?
I just found this after submitting my own question to the same need.
Being able to add parameters to the newWorkItem method would be very helpful.

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Eric Jodet (6.3k5111120) | answered Apr 03 '13, 5:03 a.m.
edited Apr 03 '13, 5:04 a.m.
 Hello Nigel,
I would:
1 - create a new default category provider 

2 - use this provider at presentation level

When using the new work item URL, filed against category should be populated with your default.

Hope it helps.

Nigel Lawrence commented Apr 03 '13, 5:16 a.m.

Eric, thanks for the response... but this solution implicitly assumes that I only want to issue a single URL that will get work items assigned to the default category.
I want to provide various links to different classes of user that will result in a work item being filed against different categories.
Is this currently not something I can do with the action?

Eric Jodet commented Apr 03 '13, 7:28 a.m.

 Hello Nigel,

I can not see an easy way to achieve that.
I can think of custom Javascript and related URL like &cat_id=XXXX
but this would require in-house development.


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