How to Add Story Link as the custom field in JIRA ?

I want to have Story Link Relationship (similar to Epic Link Relationship) as the custom field in JIRA. 

Please let me know the steps to get Story Link customized field as the drop down (Similar to Epic link field) which gives the flexibility to choose any story in JIRA.


Please let me know at the earliest. Please email answer to





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Hi Sthuthi,

We've raised a feature request for this on

You may find some workarounds on JIRA suggestion or in the related post below:



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Hi Sthuthi,

The Epic Links custom field is an Agile Custom field, and I am afraid it is not possible to have something similar to that with a Story instead of an Epic. It would require some customizations in the source files which unfortunately are not allowed in Cloud environment.

Hope this addresses your question.



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