It's all about the answers!

Ask a question

can i automatically update the original work item when the cloned work item is updated?

Mohamed Arafa (112) | asked Dec 11 '15, 3:49 p.m.

i have 2 projects: a work item is opened in project A and then manually cloned to project b. i want to know how to automatically update work item A whenever work item B is updated or even touched.

thank you

One answer

permanent link
Ralph Schoon (63.3k33646) | answered Dec 11 '15, 5:02 p.m.
You would need a link back to the original that can definitely be identified and a Follow up action (or a full blown synchronizer) that detects the change and applies it the the work item identified by the link.

All the potential problems with synchronization conflicts would apply.

Your answer

Register or to post your answer.

Dashboards and work items are no longer publicly available, so some links may be invalid. We now provide similar information through other means. Learn more here.