What is the correct procedure to hide a field using the behaviours plugin

I'm using the behaviours plugin with the intent to hide a field.
Changing the customfieldtypekey to  'com.onresolve.jira.plugin.Behaviours:hideable-textarea' as explained in 
https://jamieechlin.atlassian.net/wiki/display/JBHV/JIRA+Behaviours+Plugin#JIRABehavioursPlugin-HiddenFields

shows an unwanted behaviour: the field is not visible anymore in the custom fields list.  The behaviour shows 

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What is the correct procedure to hide a field using the behaviours plugin.

 

 

 

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you can delete unwanted behaviours and start with beginning. create new behaviour and configure it.then try to hide the field .if you need to hide a field with a condition it is also possible.

Don't use the 'hideable" types if you can avoid it. That was an attempt to securely hide fields, ie even from rest calls. I would use a normal field type, and hide that either using the configuration in behaviours, or server-side script.

Hi Jamie, Good to know - it is still in the documentation Thanks, Francis

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