required fields

I am having trouble setting up a new project with muiltiple issue types.

I have some issues that require curtian fields to be filled in and other that dont require the same fields, in fact the field are not even part of the other issue types, however i still get an error message to input a vaule.

any help would be great, cheers.

2 answers

Hey,

you should have a look at the field configuration scheme configured for that project. It maps field configuratiosn (e.g. required fields) and issue types.

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Associating+Field+Behavior+with+Issue+Types

You have to use different field configurations if a field should be mandatory for one issue type and optional for another...

Cheers

i think you are usins same field scheme for all issue type and made it fields are required/optional on that

so you need to make sure each issue type have their own field scheme associated then we can make field required/optional on specific field scheme

check this doc

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Associating+Field+Behavior+with+Issue+Types

0 votes

Check the "field configuration schemes" you have set on the project. I suspect you haven't told it "use scheme 1 for issue-type A and scheme 2 for issue-type B"

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Sarah Schuster
Posted Jan 29, 2018 in Jira

What are common themes you've seen across successful & failed Jira Software implementations?

Hey everyone! My name is Sarah Schuster, and I'm a Customer Success Manager in Atlassian specializing in Jira Software Cloud. Over the next few weeks I will be posting discussion topics (8 total) to ...

2,849 views 12 18
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot