how do i always show tabs in view issue screen

Hi there!

I´ve seperated my issue forms in three Tabs: main, references, solution

Now, i want to have these tabs always shown in the view issue Screen. Is there a way to do that, although there is no data entered in the fields?



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Technically, no, JIRA hides tabs that contain only fields with no data when you're in the issue view.

The best cheat is to simply include a field you know will have data (you'll need a separate one for each tab).  If your field list for a tab does not include any mandatory fields, then you could reach for a scripted or message field (I've not tested this trick with the message fields from the JIRA Suite Utilities yet, but I think it still works - I used it to put text on tabs saying simply "the fields for this tab are all empty at present, please edit the issue and fill them in")


i used the Message Custom Field for View from JIRA Toolkit plugin,

How do i hide this field in case any field in a tab is not Empty?

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