Item default value based on user logged in

I wish there was a way to change the item default value based on the user that’s logged in and making changes to the board. For example, i have user field, when i create a new item i want the user that’s logged in to pick his name from the dropdown on the user field. but instead of doing that if the user logged in has a different set of default item value then that would work the way we want.

Hi @apantoja - rather than a drop down why not just use a people columns and the following automation:


Hope this helps!

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That worked. Thank you. We worked around that since we had to use the status column to trigger other things, i just tied the Status column to the people column and had it change the status column using the automation. Thank you.