How to add a costume field to an existing issue

I have created two coustiome fieleds, Tester and Test Plan that I have added to all projects and screens. The problem is I already have a large backlog of issues and the two new fields are only available to new issues I created after I added the coustome fieleds and usavailable to existing issues.

My question is, how do I make these fieldes available to existing issues so that team members can login and fill them out?

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Hi Levi,

These two custom fields should already be on the old issues, but since they don't have any value, they are not displayed on the View Issue screen.

I believe you will find the fields if you edit one of the old issues, and the field will be displayed successfully after you added a value.

Hope this helps,


Thanks that did the trick. Seems obvious now.

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