Velocity file

I have a select list and the default value is "Please Select a value from the list" . When the user has choosen default value. I want to display as Not Applicable instead of Please Select a value from the list.

How do we write condition display in edit.vm velocity file. I tried few options but it is not working. How do we write condition display in Jira velocity file?

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You need to tell us what you've tried really.

Personally, I'd take a different approach and edit the actual text that's coming through - https://developer.atlassian.com/display/JIRADEV/Customizing+Text

Hello @Nic Brough [Adaptavist] I'm trying to use Jira editor in my plugin. But doesn't render properly and don't show the toolbar above the edit area. Can you help me?

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Trial 2
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#customControlHeader ($action $customField.id $customField.name $fieldLayoutItem.required $displayParameters $auiparams)
<select class="select" name="$customField.id" id="$customField.id" style="width:auto">   
     #foreach ($option in $configs.options)     
        #if(!$option.disabled || $option.disabled == false || ($value && $value == $option.optionId.toString()))
          #if ($value && $value.equals($option.optionId.toString())) #set ($selected = ' selected="selected"') #else #set ($selected = '') #end
            #if ( $selected == $option.optionId.toString() )              
              <option selected="selected" value="$textutils.htmlEncode($!value)">
                   #if($textutils.htmlEncode($!value) = "Please a value from the list")
                         #set($value ="Not Applicable")
                    #end</option>
               #end
            #else                
                <option value=$option.optionId.toString()>$option.toString()</option>
            #end               
          #end
        #end    
</select>   
#customControlFooter ($action $customField.id $fieldLayoutItem.fieldDescription $displayParameters $auiparams)

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The options i tried are

Trial 1
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#customControlHeader ($action $customField.id $customField.name $fieldLayoutItem.required $displayParameters $auiparams)
#if($value = "Please a value from the list")
  #set($value ="Not Applicable")
#end
<select class="select" name="$customField.id" id="$customField.id" style="width:auto">   
     #foreach ($option in $configs.options)     
        #if(!$option.disabled || $option.disabled == false || ($value && $value == $option.optionId.toString()))
          #if ($value && $value.equals($option.optionId.toString())) #set ($selected = ' selected="selected"') #else #set ($selected = '') #end
            #if ( $selected == $option.optionId.toString() )              
              <option selected="selected" value="$textutils.htmlEncode($!value)">$textutils.htmlEncode($!value) </option>
               #end
            #else                
                <option value=$option.optionId.toString()>$option.toString()</option>
            #end               
          #end
        #end    
</select>   
#customControlFooter ($action $customField.id $fieldLayoutItem.fieldDescription $displayParameters $auiparams)
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Trial 3
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#customControlHeader ($action $customField.id $customField.name $fieldLayoutItem.required $displayParameters $auiparams)
<select class="select" name="$customField.id" id="$customField.id" style="width:auto">   
     #foreach ($option in $configs.options)     
        #if(!$option.disabled || $option.disabled == false || ($value && $value == $option.optionId.toString()))
          #if ($value && $value.equals($option.optionId.toString())) #set ($selected = ' selected="selected"') #else #set ($selected = '') #end
            #if ( $selected == $option.optionId.toString() )              
              <option selected="selected"  #if($value="Please a value from the list") #set($value ="Not Applicable")
                    #end>$textutils.htmlEncode($!value)</option>
               #end
            #else                
                <option value=$option.optionId.toString()>$option.toString()</option>
            #end               
          #end
        #end    
</select>   
#customControlFooter ($action $customField.id $fieldLayoutItem.fieldDescription $displayParameters $auiparams)

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