Search by Web Link and view Web Link in results

When using Web Link types in an issue -

1. I'm unable to search for the link text

2. I'm unable to see the Link text if I add the Links column to my search results.

Is either one of this things possible?

2 answers

0 vote
Ahmad Danial Atlassian Team May 08, 2013

Hey there, Jeff.

What do you mean that you are unable to search for the link text and the link text on your Issue Navigator?

Perhaps you can also consider to raise a support ticket on to get further help on this. Attaching screenshot(s) (if you are planning to do this) is highly recommended. Hope this helps!

Warm regards,


When an issue has had a Web Link, I am hoping to be able to search for that link. For example if the Web Link of is on an issue, I would like to be able to search for "questions/167716" and be able to have the issue returned.

I would also like that web link to be displayed when the Links column is added to the search results.

Hi Jeff,

We're exploring similar at present too. Tracking this on the JIRA backlog over here:

Nicholas Muldoon

Joining your question.

If you receive an answer from the support team, please share it here.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Julia Dillon
Posted Tuesday in Jira

Tell us how your team runs on Jira!

Hey Atlassian Community! Today we are launching a bunch of customer stories about the amazing work teams, like Dropbox and Twilio, are doing with Jira. You can check out the stories here. The thi...

182 views 1 17
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you