Custom fields

Custom fields allow you to add additional information on Projects, Issues or Users. A custom field can be of one the following types:

  • Integer: positive or negative number
  • String: one single line of input
  • Text: multiple lines text
  • Date: date
  • Boolean: checkbox
  • List: drop down list

Some validations can be defined for each custom field:

  • Min - max length : minimum and maximum length for the field (0 means that there is no restriction)
  • Regular Expression : a regular expression can be used to validate the field content

Examples:

^\[A-Z]{4}\d+$ : 4 capital letters followed by one or several digits
^[^0-9]*$ : characters only - no digits
  • Possible values: possible values for the "List" fields. You can add more values by clicking on this icon:

Fields for Issues

  • Required: field which is required in order to create/save the issue
  • For all projects: if checked, this field is used for the issues of all the projects. If unchecked, each project can choose whether or not to use the field for its issues (see Project settings).

Fields for Spent-time entries

  • Required: field which is required in order to create/save the spent-time entry

Fields for Projects

  • Required: field which is required in order to create/save the project

Field for Users

  • Required: field which is required in order to create/save the user