How does one link an Epic from a different Project?

It seems that JIRA 7.1 has removed the ability to link an Epic with issues in projects other than the Epic's containing project.

How does one re-enable this feature?

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Christian Roestel Community Champion Feb 20, 2016

When editing an issue, you can select an epic from the epic link if it is available on your screen scheme.

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Steven Behnke Community Champion Feb 20, 2016

Why would you say that JIRA removed this ability? They have not.

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Bother, can't +1 comments.  It's working fine here too.

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