vLinks - Easy Issue Linking

for Jira Cloud, Jira Server 8.0.0 - 8.19.1, Jira Data Center 8.0.0 - 8.18.2 and more
292 installs
Cloud Security Participant
  • Supported
  • Jira Service Management
  • Jira Software

Create semantic structures the easy way. Easy issue picker and issue link creator via a custom field

Preview of the linked issue

Compared to the Issue Link, the vLinks field gives you a preview of the linked issues and a more user-friendly interface.Issues do not have to be in the same project to be linked

Configure the view and the selectable issues

Restrict the selectable issues with a JQL filter and select the issue link type that will be set. Also you can customize the preview and ignore user permissions.

Configure the Issue Link Type for selected issues

vLinks can enable users to select ‘Blocked by’ issues during a transition

This issue link can be used for workflow validations in order to prohibit the possible transitions

More details


  • JQL filters define which issues will be displayed in the vLinks field
  • View templates describe how details of the issues will be displayed
  • Create one field and use it in any project
  • Suggestions for view templates within the field settings
  • Issue link type sets the way issues are linked
  • Create nested vLinks Fields which are related to each other
  • Create a JQL filter which shows the current values of the issue
  • Lets the user select issues for which they do not have browse project permissions
  • Fully compatible which Jira Service Desk
  • Possibility to filter for vLinks fields


  • Create own fields to connect issues
  • Build own JQL filters to connect issues your way
  • Link issues across projects
  • Set issue information viewing permissions for the link issue
  • Get started right away with the documentation

Privacy and security

Privacy policy

Atlassian's privacy policy is not applicable to the use of this app. Please refer to the privacy policy provided by this app's vendor.

Vendor privacy policy


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Integration Details

vLinks - Easy Issue Linking integrates with your Atlassian product. This remote service can:

  • Act on a user's behalf, even when the user is offline
  • Administer the host application
  • Administer Jira projects
  • Delete data from the host application


Create your own JQL filters for every vLinks field Only issues matching the JQL filter will be displayed and therefore selectable in the vLinks field