JIRA Custom Field - Date Format


Does anyone know how to configure the format of a custom date/time field. We'd like to display the full date and time not the calculated time.

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You can't disable it for only one field. If it is OK for all the date time fields you can follow tutorial from Atlassian

Thanks Tansu - I guess this makes sense... it would be nice to apply custom formatter on custom fields on an individual basis however

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Tarun Sapra Community Champion Mar 30, 2014

DateTIme custom field type displays both date and time.

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You may want to look here for info about date/time field format:





The Date Time Picker custom field type stores date and time but is displaying as:

"in 23 days" not the one of the formats dd/MMM/yy.

Unsure how to change this so the screenshot above says 23/Apr/14 6:34AM.


Anyone have an idea?

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