Assignee field not consistent and not functioning correctly

When I am in an issue and click create issue, the Assignee field looks like this and does not function correctly...

image2015-12-10 9:13:59.png


when I am in dashboard and click create issue, the assignee field looks like this and works...

image2015-12-10 9:14:34.png


need to figure this out ASAP. In Chrome Windows. Haven't tested other browsers.


EDIT: (won't let me comment)

it's just a normal dropdown so has no way to type into it to search for a user and all the users don't appear so I have no way to select the appropriate one.

sorry, should have stated all this.


@Joe Pitt - it won't let me comment to u so have to edit.

then they shouldn't show up or let me select in the working assignee field, but they do.

EDIT: (since i can't answer my own question)

It's a confirmed bug now.

3 answers

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Paulo Junior Atlassian Team Dec 10, 2015

Hi Derek,

As mentioned on the support ticket that you created with us, this is a recent bug:

What do you mean by not functioning correctly?

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Joe Pitt Community Champion Dec 10, 2015

Only users with permission to be assigned will appear. That is controlled in the permission scheme.

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