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Issue Templates for Jira
Server/Data Center Cloud
Issue Templates for Jira

Server/Data Center


Release notes
Last updated Oct 26, 2018


This section provides information on how to change template’s name and category.

With General tab, you are able to name your template, classify into categories and add description for administrator and/or a user.


Description for user will be visible on Create Issue screen, right after selecting a template.

Name Description Example
Template name Use a unique, descriptive name for your template to easily find it in Template custom field. Employee Onboarding
Category Classify your template to a concrete category. HR
Description for administrator Describe template for administrators. This is a new template for Employee onboarding.
Description for user Describe template for users. Template for onboarding. It includes sub-tasks. Type your name to replace all variables which you see in this form. In case of problem contact Jira admin.