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GitHub Actions

GitKraken Boards and GitKraken Timelines has sunset at the end of 2022. The below information and features may be out of date. Please read our full announcement and FAQ to learn more.

GitHub Actions for GitKraken Boards

You can now automate the manipulation of cards on your GitKraken Boards using GitHub Actions. Links to GitKraken Boards cards from within a Pull Request description or commit message can trigger actions such as:

  • Move card(s) to any column on your board
  • Create a card
  • Add a label to a card(s)
  • Assign a user to a card(s)
  • Add a comment to a card(s)


Parse Glo Links Parse your Pull Request description for links to cards
Change Column Change the column of a card(s)
Add Label Add an existing label to a card(s)
Assign User Assign a GitKraken Boards user to a card(s)
Add Comment Add a comment to a card(s)

View our actions page for the most up-to-date content.


Move linked GitKraken Boards cards to the Deployed column when a PR is merged on GitHub.

Note: All actions taken by this user will automatically update the cards in GitKraken Boards.

on: pull_request

name: Glo actions

    name: Glo actions
    runs-on: ubuntu-latest
    - uses: Axosoft/glo-action-parse-links@v1
      id: glo-parse

    - uses: Axosoft/glo-action-move-card@v1
        authToken: ${{ secrets.GLO-PAT }}
        cards: '${{ }}'
        column: 'Deployed'
      id: glo-move
  • Add a link to your GitKraken Boards card in your PR description.

That’s it! The Actions will now automatically update the linked GitKraken Boards card from your Pull Request.