Regarding Date section

I am able to see the date in the Date Section.

But in that section i want to edit the name of Due Date as it is showing only Due

I went to screen but i didntgot exaclty where to change

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Hi Smruti,

There is an article you can use if you're on Server titled

Renaming System Fields in JIRA. 

Here are the instructions:

Modify a Language Pack to carry the values you want then install.

  1. Go to Atlassian Translations
  2. Download the appropriate Language and version you are looking to modify
  3. Unpack the JAR file
  4. Navigate to <Language_Pack_Unpack>/com/atlassian/jira/web/action
  5. Open JiraWebActionSupport_<LANGUAGE>.properties
This file contains all the names for the fields and areas in JIRA. You'll need to make according changes to this file to rename fields.
As an example, if you wanted to change the column heading for "Priority" under the Issue navigator, you'll want to change...
When finished with modifying the file, re-pack the entire contents of the folder.
  • You can zip the contents then just change the extension to .jar
Install the jar using Managing add-ons document.
If your modifications do not look correct, uninstall the plugin and fix your modifications.

There is a New Feature request to better handle this, as tracked in JRASERVER-21293.  Please vote on JRASERVER-21293 so we can get this feature added to JIRA.



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