Search for similar issues while entering a new one

Is there any option to also use the auto-search above? It would be very helpful (especially for testers) to get an info in case of any similar issue was already entered before...

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There is no out of the box jira implementation for this yet. This is a very old feature request and is already logged with atlassian. See this link

However there are several workarounds for this


The [HP/Palm Jira Search Plugin|] has an optional feature that detects duplicate issues as a step during issue creation.(Jeff Kirby, June 2011)


Using the script mentioned in this link


Hi Hans,

Actually our SuggestiMate for JIRA plugin does exactly what you want.

It is also available in the Marketplace:

Feel free to let me know if you have any questions.

Hi @Hans-Hermann Hunfeld,

I don't know if you still need a solution for your problem.. here's what I found

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