This page describes how to clone an epic with all the associated issues in the same project. Instead of creating new epic with all the child issues again, you can use clone the epic using the Copy issue in epic clone option.
To clone an epic with all the child issues from the same project, assuming 'Task' issue type is excluded from cloning:
- Consider an epic an example ZCLONE project with a subtask and four associated issues as displayed in the following image:
- Perform clone operation with the following clone options:
- Click Create to create the cloned epic. The parent epic is now cloned to a new epic with the subtask and all the child issues cloned. Refer to the following image: