How does Power Admin detect the issue type usage?
This document explains how Power Admin evaluates and finds how and where an issue type is used in a Jira configuration.
Issue Type usage in issue type screen schemes
Dependency is detected if an issue type screen scheme configures a relation between an issue type and a particular screen scheme.
Issue type usage in workflows
Dependency is detected if a workflow participant's property refers to an issue type.
Issue type usage in workflow schemes
Dependency is detected if a workflow scheme is configured for this issue type.
Issue type usage in issue type scheme
Dependency is detected if an issue type is part of an issue type scheme.
Issue type to Agile boards
Dependency is detected:
There is a reference to the issue type in the board's JQL entries (Saved filters, Cardcolors, Quick filters, Subqueries, Swimlanes).
If the card colors' configuration is based on the issue type.
Issue type to filters
A filter is shown as a dependency of the issue type if its JQL query refers to this issue type.