"Last Commented By" couldn't be used for search starting today, is there a workaround?

Levon Hovsepyan
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June 28, 2017


JIRA cloud does not allow to use “Last Commented By” field in search anymore:
“Field 'Last Commented By' is not searchable, it is only sortable."

It worked yesterday though. Is this some permanent change ? Are there any workarounds to this ?


Thank you,


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Fabio Racobaldo _Herzum_
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April 9, 2024

Hi @Levon Hovsepyan ,

please check the search template associated to that custom field (through edit details menu on custom field).

It should fix your issue,


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