jira comments @user auto complete and auto complete in watchers

We have a set of users that dont have the ability to do @username  in the comment field and have the list of users show up.    Same thing in the manage watchers in the JIRA issue... for some users the username typing generates a list of users but for a group of users it doesnt work.


Any ideas?

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Seems the group of people who are not able to use the @mention don't have "Browse Users" permission under the Global Permissions.

Please check the URL below and grant "Browse Users" permission to the affected users.


Hope it helps!



That was the fix.. Thanks

That's great! Could you please accept my answer so we can mark this as answered.

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