How do I make a custom field be visible (as a default) on my view/edit screen?

I would like to have a custom field be visible as a default on my view/edit screen. I already know how to add how to add the custom field or edit the issue. 




1 answer

For most fields to appear on a view screen, you need to ensure they have data in them

For an edit screen, they always appear if you have put them on the edit screen (admin -> issues -> screens -> screen used for edit).

Thanks Nic!

I gues what I'm trying to say is I would like it to be on the view screen as a default similar to the "Reporter" or "Assignee". Is that possible? and have it be unassigned?



It's the same answer - make sure it has a value

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Teodora [Botron]
Published Thursday in Marketplace Apps

Jira Inferno: The Nine Circles of Jira Administration Hell

If you spend enough time as a Jira admin - whether you are managing a single, mid-sized instance, a large enterprise one or juggling multiple instances at once - you will eventually find yourself in ...

747 views 5 17
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot