JIRA - Activate preview field by default

Hi all,


I have a Text Field (multi-line) with deafault value. I want that when I create a issue by default it was enabled preview field:

image2015-4-20 17:59:13.png

Thanks a lot.

3 answers

0 vote

Hi, I don't think that is possible in JIRA out of the box.

You could Put the field on the VIEW screens. Do not put it on the CREATE & EDIT screen so that this field will be read only. 

You could also explore the Behavior field plugin : 




0 vote

That's rather counter-intuitive for the user, and hence not something you can do easily.  You probably could inject some javascript to do it though.

Hi all,

I tried inject javascript but It doesn't work:

var obj = jQuery("#customfield_10200-preview_link");
if (obj) {

Any idea? The JIRA version is 6.4.1



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