No assignee when creating an issue

When i go to create an issue the Assignee drop down tab does not show up. it says its shwoing and applied in the fields, but i cannot view it or edit it at anytime when creating an issue.

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Check the project permission scheme - do you have the permission to *set* the assignee? The field will vanish if you don't.

The permission's name is "Assign Users". Please check your Project's permission scheme and make sure you have that permission.

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Hi Parker,

You may refer to the document below for general troubleshooting on fields missing in screens:

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRAKB/Custom+Fields+or+System+Fields+are+Not+Appearing+on+the+Screen

The Admin Helper is particularly useful for such cases. Nevertheless, this most likely looks like a permission issue, as answered by Nic.

Cheers,

Danilo

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