Suggested workaround doesn't seem to work

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: How to set default value for Summary Field in JIRA

This didn't work for me.  The javascript code was simply printed underneath the Summary field in the Create Issue form.

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Hi Douglas,

its tricky, if you are not on the cloud, you can use this:

https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/com.gebsun.plugins.jira.defaultvalues/server/overview

 

Thanks,

Peter T

Thanks Peter for the suggestion.  But in my case, I'm using the Cloud version.  Do you know of a similar solution that works with Cloud?

I am afraid no. The cloud has its perks but quite a lot of limitations too.

If you are interested in migration to on-prem, let me know.

OK.  Then I would suggest updating the KB article.  Currently it says it applies to JIRA On-Demand (aka cloud), which is incorrect.

Steven Behnke Community Champion Apr 14, 2016

You're right, that is incorrect. We're just a community of users though, most of us cannot update the articles.

There's only a "is this helpful" button, so I marked it as "inaccurate." Hopefully that gets looked at! smile

Ah, thanks for pointing out that this a community forum.

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