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How to remove 'Labels' field from the issue screen, already removed from 'Create Issue' and 'Edit Issue' screen

I have removed the 'Labels' field from the 'Create Issue' , 'Edit Issue' and 'View Issue' screen and also hide it in the screen scheem. But it still appears when I look at the issue in the standard issue screen (the one that appears when clicking an issue from the dashboard or alike). How can I remove it also from this screen

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To do this you'll have to modify the template that is used to display the issue, as the "View Issue" page is not customizable. This page should help a little - https://developer.atlassian.com/display/JIRADEV/Modifying+JIRA+Templates+and+JSPs

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A modification to James' comment: in this particular case, you don't need to edit the JSPs. You can 'Hide' these fields from your field configuration:

http://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Specifying+Field+Behaviour

The problem is that this will affect all your issue operations: create, view, edit, etc.

Another way to put it:

  • If you want to hide these completely, from all screens, use the field configuration (you can still associate field configurations to different issue types, just not to different issue operations).
  • If you want to hide these only on certain issue operations, use fields/screens/screen scheme/issue type screen scheme.

Lots of lingo, but hopefully that makes sense...

I have tried the above on jira4.1, unfortunately it doesn't work. I am basically trying to add a text custom field which should be straight forward. Please help

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