You can assign issues to or unassign issues from users, teams, or job roles. You can assign multiple resources at the same time, or just one resource. You can assign one issue at a time, or multiple issues in bulk.
You can assign multiple users, job roles, or teams. You can assign only active users, job roles, and teams.
If a user, job role, or team was assigned before they were deactivated, they remain assigned to the work item. In this case, we recommend the following:
This article contains general information about the impact of modifying issue assignments. For information about how to assign issues, see the following articles:
For information about assigning issues, see Assign issues and Modify user assignments for multiple issues in a list.
For information about assigning issues using the Workload Balancer, see Overview of assigning work in the Workload Balancer.
Some information in this article also applies to assignments to tasks. For more information about assigning tasks, and additional considerations, see Overview of modifying task assignments.
You might want to modify the user assignments for multiple issues for a variety of reasons, including the following:
You can remove assignments from one issue at a time, or you can remove assignments from multiple issues in bulk.
For more information about removing assignments from issues in bulk, see Modify user assignments for multiple issues in a list.
Consider the following when removing assignments from issues: