Hi. I have Jira Cloud and in the card layout settings of the board settings section, I see an option to add additional information on a card. But one option in the drop down list is missing: an option to place an icon or other indicator on the card to show that the relevant task has active comments.
I know you can add a summary of the description for the task to the card but I'm interested in adding info to indicate that there are active comments for the task. How do I add this? Thanks.
Thanks for the reply. I did what you suggested but it's not working. When I add a comment, the card does not change color. Does this apply only when I do a query search?
Also, it would be nice if Jira would add an icon to the card when there are existing comments, but change to a different icon when a new comment has been added. I can't believe that a world class software like Jira does not have such a basic and essential feature.
Yes @rajn2020 you will have to add a JQL query. However I don't see that many options in JQL when it comes to comments. When you select comment you can only look for a specific text (~) which I don't think is what you are looking for.
There are other options in the dropdown list however I don't think they meet what you are trying to achieve.
As far as adding icons not sure if Atlassian has a plan to add it. However notifications are there to notify people when a comment is added. If issue is still open, then users can add comments.
I hope I answered your questions. If not please let me know.
Thanks @Fadoua. I meant it should show an icon when comments exist then change itself to another icon to indicate that new and unread comments have been added. I know you get email notifications when new comments have been added, but it would be nice to have a visual indicator on the cards just incase you didn't read your email notifications. I'd like to request this feature be added.
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