Sprint, Issue Type not appearing in the General Fields List

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Configuring the Issue Detail View


Why do some fields like Sprint and Issue Type do not appear in the fields list dropdown? 


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Because they're there already in the issue detail view, so you don't need to add them again.

Hi Nic! Thanks for your answer. I should I have been more elaborative in my question. I am asking this in context to the right hand side window panel on the agile board where issue details are shown. I do not see the 'Sprint' field or the 'Issue Type' field there. Nor do I see them in the Issue Details View option under the boards configuration.

Assuming you mean the Scrum board, then the fields are on-screen already:

The sprint is the current one, by definition, and is located at the far left of the screen, above the board (if it were a Kanban board, the sprint doesn't actually matter, but I suspect it should be an option)

The Issue type icon appears on the "card" on the board already, so you don't need the detail.


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