Can you help how to add values to a custom field of type select list

I have a select list of type Location for which i need to add around 40 values. Can u tell me a best way to add the values.

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I'd do it with a quick Jelly script probably. https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Jelly+Tags

Nic, would you be so kind and share your script .. especially the portion where you set the custom field value via jelly .. this would be awesome ..

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For 40 values, it is easier to type them in because you will have to do it somewhere even with a script ;)

Watch the olympic highlights in a gadget nearby, to ease the pain!

Very true, I wouldn't bother scripting anything for less than 50 items, it's probably quicker to type.

(As for the Olympics, noooooooo. But I work for a broadcaster at the moment...)

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Can any one give me an example of jelly script for adding value to custom field i tried but getting error AddCustomFieldValue must be inside a CreateIssue or a TransitionWorkflow tag

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Er, this is a little unclear. Could you tell us whether you are

1) Trying to add values to the select list options

2) Trying to add values to the customfield on a set of issues

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