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How do i get the text to wrap on teh jira card? ie i want to add description with teh full narrative or the Acceptance Criteria fields and currently it just cuts off the text from the card.

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The Text can't wrap for fields added to cards as there is a restriction on the overall size of the card. If the card had no size restrictions then the card layout on the boards would become very difficult and inefficient when a card has lots of text. 

The idea with cards is a user selects them to open the "Details View" to see the additional information they require

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