how to define a custom field like assignee or reporter in Jira

 

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Add a "user picker" custom field.

Already created. But behavior on edit screen is different from assignee or reporter field.. Custom field display username instead of user full name. On edit screen full name is being displayed after selection for assignee.

Ah, I see. Yes, the edit behaviour for the custom fields is a little more basic. I don't think you can make them behave that way.

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