Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Manually adding in Open and Close dates for past issues that are being added

Would like to add in past issues into Jira and manually include the Open and Close dates. 

I can add a comment that includes the dates for reference, but I would like the option to manually put in an Open and Close date.

 

2 answers

0 votes
John Funk Community Leader Dec 29, 2021

Hi Stephan - Welcome to the Atlassian Community!

It is not possible to update or change the Created Date (Open) or Resolved Date (Closed). You would need to create custom fields for those values and populate them when you upload the issues. 

0 votes
Fabian Lim Community Leader Dec 28, 2021

Hi @Stephan Lewis

You will just have to add 2 custom date fields and add them to your project.  

Link: https://support.atlassian.com/jira-cloud-administration/docs/create-a-custom-field/

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
DEPLOYMENT TYPE
CLOUD
PRODUCT PLAN
PREMIUM
PERMISSIONS LEVEL
Site Admin
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Jira

Do you use Jira Cloud with Microsoft Teams?

Hi, Jira users! Do you use Jira alongside Microsoft Teams? We want to hear how you’ve used the power of Jira Cloud and Microsoft Teams (via the Jira Cloud for Microsoft Teams app) to achieve a team...

107 views 0 4
Read article

Community Events

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

Find an event

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

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you