Error by saving the profile prefereces

After editing the preferences in user profiles, we get the following error message: java.lang.NullPointerException: Name is null

The error is independent of whether changes were made​​. The error is also independent of user or browser.

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Thanks for your answer Daniel.

We have more than 100 projects in Jira. We can avoiding our problem, then we allow users to watch issues.

The Atlassian Support has created a jira bug, see


So I hope Atlassian Support make a fix in a few time!

Best regards,


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You have any projects in your Jira system?

There is a 'bug' in Jira if you don't have any project created... check this :

Hope it helps,


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