Newbie Greenhopper question - how does the issue reporter assign watchers

We are using the On Demand Greenhopper/JIRA products.

The development team wants the reporter of an issue to add 1 or more watchers to user stories and their sub-tasks.

Preferably not a default set of watchers per project to minimize spam, but specified by the reporter when creating a User Story and/or sub-task.

I didn't find the answer in on-line documentation when checking for watcher or notifications. My apologies if this is obvious. And my thanks in advance.

David

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By default, you can only do this after creating the issue by managing the watchers. You should have the permission to do that too.

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA/Watching+and+Voting+on+an+Issue#WatchingandVotingonanIssue-Issuewatching

There is a JIRA Watcher field plugin that can add watcher field to Create screen but that won't work on onDemand.

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