How to populate custome field in Jira?

We have a custom field called product which is a select list (single choice) and we have an another field called component which is dependent on the product field value. So when a particular product is chosen, we would like to populate the component select list and display the value. How do we do that?

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I don't know it is suitable for you but you may also use Cascading Select Custom Field to do this, without using any plugin.

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Thanks Denis but Cascading select column does not fit our needs. We need to keep the two field names separate. Is there a way to do this in cascading? 

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If you want to use behaviours, there are examples for setting valid select list options here:

https://scriptrunner.adaptavist.com/latest/jira/recipes/behaviours/setting-default-fields.html#_setting_defaults_for_selects_etc

So you add a behaviour to the first select, which will set the possile values for the second select.

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