Create Template

Out of the box, Templates support all default field types available in Jira Core, Software, and Service Desk. Now including support for the Attachments field

  1. Open Create Issue dialog, by pressing the Create button at the navigation menu.


2. Pick a necessary Project and Issue Type Inside the Create Issue dialog and then fill in the fields you'd like to save as a Template.

Also, it's possible to create a Template from the existing issue by going into the Edit Issue dialog of the selected issue.


3. When all the field values you'd like to save are filled, hit Save Template button at the bottom of the Create Issue dialog.

4. Specify the details of your Template in the Create Template dialog and click Save to save your Template for future usage.

Template Name - a short and meaningful name for your Template

Description - more information about the template

Owners - the owner of this specific template. One of several users can be selected. The template reporter is selected automatically and can be edited.

Available for - restricts users who can use the Template

  • Owner - only the owner of the Template will be able to apply the Template.

  • Scope - any user that has access to the projects selected in the Scope field will be able to apply the Template.

Tag - for creating a new one or selecting the one that was created before

Scope - select a Scope that restricts the Template visibility. The Template will be available only for projects, issue types, groups, owners, and users specified in the Scope.

Alternatively, you can use Templates Manage Templates Create Template dialog available on the Manage Templates page: