Character limit of Description field in Jira Software cloud

Mayur Gaikwad_Tech PMO March 28, 2024

Hi,

What is the maximum character limit of 'Description' field in Jira software. 

One of the team wants this to be more than 500 characters and i have an understanding that its just 250 characters only

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Mohanraj Thangamuthu
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March 28, 2024

Hello, Good day. Please refer to https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRACLOUD-68949

Stephen Wright _Elabor8_
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March 29, 2024

Hi @Mayur Gaikwad_Tech PMO 

Character limit is 32,767 :)

The 255 character limit is for single-line text fields, like Summary.

Ste

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