How to restrict users to create defects with multiple fix versions?

Can we configure the fix version field in jira to allow users to select only one instead of many which is existing by deafault?

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Hi,

I found these, not sure for what Jira version, but it is exactly what you need:

http://www.j-tricks.com/1/post/2011/12/one-fixversion-please.html

This seems good because there is some approach they suggested. I still have to implement this.

Thanks!

Hope it helps! Maybe it depends on which version you are, but at least we know it is possible :)

Could try to by following some form of these instructions to change the field type rather than the size:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA044/Changing+the+Size+of+the+Fix+Versions+and+Affects+Versions+Select+List

Would do a bit of testing after though and make sure that doesn't break something else unexpected.

Thanks for the information. This will control both fix and affects version but i am looking only for the fix version.

When I poked around and found the above link, I'd also found this thread - http://osdir.com/ml/java.jira.user/2008-12/msg00171.html which addresses trying to do it to one but not the other.

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