Does anyone now a trick to hide the entire section on an issue which is called "Description"?
For this issue type (bug), I don't use or show the description field on the create issue screen, but still it shows up on the overview screen.
It does not really bother, but if it's empty always, why leave it there, right? I just want to hide it from this screen...
Thanks a lot for your quick reply!
I probably forgot 1 key piece of information:
it's not about the field actually, it's about the "description" section in the overview. Just like you see "details" and "attachments" as sections.
Is there a place where I can change this and move some fields around in those sections? (moving some fields from "details" to "description" would also be a very acceptable solution for me).
If the field Description is hidden, the whole section goes away. But to move the fields around, you need to modify the view issue plugin which is bundled in JIRA.
I have written a post about modifying bundled plugins here:
You can hide it in on demand. I remember doing this five-six years ago so I don't think it's new. If you only want to do it for one project, then you'd need to create a new field config scheme and apply it to that project - with description set as 'hidden' in the field config.
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