How to set custom priority for a new project?

Hello

I would like to know how to create some custom priority for a particular project, the default priorities are now, Blocker, Critical, Major, Minor and Trivial.

The new projects should only have Blocker Major and Minor.

Cheers

AP

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You cannot apply context to the Priority field. You could expand your current Priority options to include additions of "Blocker Major" and "Blocker Minor", or you could create a new custom field that applies that values if you don't want them to be used across the entire instance. I have seen many teams that utilize a combination of priority and a custom field "Severity" to better communicate the importance of an issue.

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You can't. See the most voted for (and unresolved) issue at https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRA-3821

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Thomas Schlegel Community Champion Jul 31, 2012
It's not possible out of the box. This was discussed here: https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/19007/issue-priorities-per-project

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