JIRA custom field

Hi There,

I want to create a custom field which has all the function which description field has in JIRA like user mention, link attach and more as shown in below screen. basically means i want to copy description field functions to a new custom field. please let me know how can i do that.

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You can add a "multi line text field" and make sure the renderer is set to rich text in the field configuration.

Hi Nic, Thanks for your answer. where can i configure renderer for the field. i could not find it while creating a new custom field.

Please help.


It's in the field configuration for the project, not the custom field list (sounds counter-intuitive, but it allows the renderers to be set differently by project/issue-type)

You can create a script field via ScriptRunner to collect values from other fields.

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