Due Date visible by default

Is there a way to show "Due Date" under "Dates" in issues screen, with the value unset? I'd like to be able to click the calendar button on the sidebar to create a due date instead of having to edit the issue.

Thanks.

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  1. Define a new scripted field which returns either the actual value of the due date or a string "Not Set"
  2. Remove the actual Due date field from the view screen

https://jamieechlin.atlassian.net/wiki/display/GRV/Scripted+Fields

Henning Tietgens Community Champion Mar 05, 2013

But the scripted field is not editable.

You can manually move the field position by following the steps in this doc:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Defining+a+Screen#DefiningaScreen-Configuringascreen'stabsandfields

In JIRA 5.1 and after you can edit the due date inline when you are in the view issue screen. Please refer to:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/JIRA+5.1+EAP+1+Release+Notes#JIRA5.1EAP1ReleaseNotes-Inlineediting

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