custom field context delete-button with no security question


i would like to add a feature request for jira, but since we are running on an older version (4.4), i'm not sure, if this problem is still present or not.


when deleting a context of custom field, jira deletes the context without asking, if i'm sure, that i want to delete this context because of possible loss of information. the edit button is placed in the direct neighbourhood. clicking the wrong button, intentionally or not, ends up with a immediate loss of information!


provide a security question like when deleting the whole custom field.

the restore of this information is a pain :)

should i add this feature request or can you help me find the existing ticket for this?

is there any configuration that i don't see, that would help me out?

best regards,


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Hi Sko,

I found the JAC ticket raised in Atlassian. Please see for reference. Kindly vote on it and add yourself in watch list to keep you updated in future.

All the best,

John Chin

thank you for your answer. this is what i was looking for.

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