Usage and admin help
Configure the issue detail view
You can customize the issue view to show more fields, hide fields, and rearrange the field layout.
Before you begin
To configure the board and any of its settings, you must be either:
a project administrator for the location of the board
a board administrator for the board itself
See Permissions overview for more information.
You can configure the fields to be displayed in the issue detail view on the board configuration screen. The values of some fields are also editable in the issue detail view.
Displayed only if the issue has at least one link
Some fields may be hidden, depending on the field configuration scheme used for the project's issue types.
Adding, removing, or moving a field
Click the Jira icon > Projects > then select the relevant project.
Choose Settings > Screens
Click the > to expand the relevant screen scheme
Select the View issue screen
Add or remove the desired fields
Expand and collapse the screen scheme
The link to edit the View issue screen
Your fields will then appear in the issue detail view. Note that fields will only appear on an issue if they have been associated with the relevant issue type, and are not hidden.
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