This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Due Date Field is Missing
Hello, I have created several Business projects and some issues, however there is no option for setting dates?
I read about the permissions thingy, but I'm the administrator and the user already as edit rights.
I am having the same problem. I and a team mate have admin rights. We've set the permissions and we checked the due date box. It still isn't showing up. We've probably spent 1 whole person day trying to sort this out and still now luck. This is basic PM requirement. It's absolutely ridiculous that this is not naturally part of the app.
I have been working on this for an hour, all my settings are correct as per above and I still cannot see a due date on issues. It's ridiculous that Issues don't have a due date by default and shouldn't be this hard. Can someone please provide further info / help?
Hello @Charles Prior , Even i faced the same issues and could not due date eventually.
Later i changed my template (which was agile earlier i changed to Scrum and Project management) and i could see the due date afterwards.
please try to create new project using the different template and check
Just want to share how I solved this issue:
1. Administration > Issues >Screen Schemes
2. Open default scheme (in my case it's WEB: Scrum Default Screen Scheme)
3. Open default issue type (in my case it's Default)
4. Open default issue operation (in my case it's WEB: Scrum Default Issue Screen)
5. Add Due Date field
Thanks @Victor Demianenko... WOW. Again, these guys found the way to make it impossible to figure out.
Hello product team:
As a user, I want to be able to easily add/modify fields on my layout so I can do my job easily.
Acceptance criteria: when on the layout of a JIRA item, if I'm an admin user, add the little gear icon to edit layout and permissions.
I finally added the Date field, and I find the filter is set to only INCLUDE!!!
Can anyone recommend a more user-friendly alternative?!
Your user will need Schedule Issue permission as well. This drives who can set the Due Date field.
Also make sure the Due Date field is on the screen used for creating, editing or viewing the issues.
Open the project's administration page, go to Permissions and check Schedule Issue. You will see who is assigned to this permission. It may be empty or set to some default project roles your users are not member of.
Yes, I read your link about permissions. The permissions all look default and allow Copy and Edit.
I can't find Schedule or Schedule Issues?
I navigate to JIRA 7.1.2 > Administration > Issues > I see nothing about Schedule?
well, let me explain again:
Okay thanks, I checked all of those clear paths.
All seems good in the settings. I guess I'm using JIRA wrong somehow.
I ended up using BigPicture which had due dates and a nice Gantt chart.
However upon reboot, only Portfolio for JIRA is in the top navigation bar. So, back to square one, figuring out how to make a similar style Gantt chart in Portfolio for Jira.
I guess something like listing x amount of issues, then dragging these issues into a sprint perhaps?
I have monthly recurring tasks to complete.
I am working through this need, also. I have made sure that the permissions are correct and that the due dates are enabled in my configurations of fields, yet I don't see the field on the front screen of my issue..
please try to change the template of JIRA to something else from what you are using right now.
May be the settings which you are doing right now is not for your current template.
I am trying to do the same, and Due Date is actually on the View Screen field list. However, I don't see it unless I click "Edit".
Does anyone know a way to quickly add a task and include a Due Date?
It's funny... I can add a due date field to a screen and associate the screen to a transition, but I can't set a due date when creating the task. I've walk through all possible screens and nothing...
We're all skilled people, we know scrum, we know development and how to use the internet and even a computer, but we struggle to use Jira!
I would suggest firing the manager that's behind the Jira UI and UX..hire someone else, you'll do all a favor!
I don't understand, 2 years ago everyone can created task so easy. Today my team went back to use Atlas, the app walked me through til that point I struggled to create one simple task. There was no due-date field, and when I clicked Create, it asked me to set due-date. How?
I have multiple projects that use variations of the same base workflow. The variations depend on the requirements of the project or issue type. The variations mostly come in the form of new statuses ...
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