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How can I change the text fields in the create ticket window to be Rich Text?

In the "create" view for a new ticket, the text boxes are Wiki markup:

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But when I edit a previously created ticket, the text area is Rich Text: 

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I want both to be Rich Text. How do I change this? 

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Hi @Tim Hitchins ,

You can change field rendering by navigating to Settings>Issues>Fields>Field Configurations>Select the configuration and then choose the description field, and the choose the render style.

you can also refer to the below link or screenshot:



Thanks for the reply.

I can't seem to find this setting. I'm a standard Jira user (not admin) and it's Jira Cloud. Does that make a difference?


Hey @Tim Hitchins ,

That setting will be available for Jira admin only., yes even in Jira Cloud you can make that setting.


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