Story link report


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About this report

You can synchronize issue links from Jira and convert them into dependencies in Jira Align. The story link report is used to generate a report of all story links, which are not yet converted to dependencies. For more information on the Jira link setup, visit the Set up Jira link actions section under Jira Integration Setup.

To navigate to this report:

If you’re using the new navigation:

  1. Select Programs in the top navigation bar and select the program you want to view information about.
  2. On the sidebar, select Reports in the list of options.
  3. Select Story link report; the report displays.

If you’re using the old navigation:

  1. Select Program from the left Nav menu.
  2. Under the Manage section, select Dependencies.
  3. On the dependencies page, select Story Link Report from the More Actions menu on the toolbar (top-right of the page).


  1. Portfolio must be created in the system.
  2. Program must be created and tied to a portfolio.
  3. Program Increment (PI) must exist in the system and be tied to a program.
  4. Sprints must exist in the system and be tied to a team.
  5. Epics must be created and tied to the PI.
  6. Features must be created and tied to epics.
  7. Stories must be created and tied to features.
  8. Jira integration must be set up.
  9. Jira issue links must be created in Jira.

How are report values calculated?

  • Mass Create Dependencies = Convert all Jira issue links to Jira Align dependencies.
  • Create New Dependency = Convert the selected Jira issue link to the Jira Align dependency.

How to interpret this report

This report is a quick way to track Jira story links that are not yet converted to dependencies in Jira Align within the selected PI. Use Extra Configs to filter the report by additional options and to narrow down the search.

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