Subtask as swimlane

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Is there any way I can force a subtask to be a swimlane? I have two project - a high level project large-scope items, and a developer project with more detailed items. The Developer project items are subtask of the high level items. On my developer board, I want some of these items to be swimlanes. But they cannot, since they are subtasks.
Hi Kevin,

If I understand you right, the following might work for you:
  • create custom field of type version[*]
  • attach it to both projects
  • go to Agile board Settings
  • in board fields choose custom version that you created
  • choose saved search to find low level tasks
  • create new common sprint for these two projects
  • specify your swimlanes (for example, features)

After doing this, you will be able to add tasks from low-level project from backlog to swimlanes from high-level project. Sorry, that the solution is not too elegant. We will enhance our Agile board soon. Please contact us, if any further help is needed

Regards,
Olga Kosyreva
Product Marketing Manager
JetBrains, Inc
http://www.jetbrains.com