While priority icons can be easily understood in most Jira instances, it is often helpful to also show the name. The default icons can be easily misunderstood by colorblind users, and new users can easily misinterpret the icons alone. The workaround is to add a single line of code to the priority column velocity template.
If you are trying to edit a custom field context, it is very easy to accidentally delete it. It is poor UX and there has been an open ticket asking Atlassian to fix it for 6 years today: JRASERVER-27957 We wanted to commemorate this occasion by sharing a simple workaround. Just put this in your announcement banner and voilà, warnings before deletion. (more…)