Thanks for voting and commenting on this issue. Your feedback is key to helping us understand how you use JIRA so we can continue improving your experience. We have reviewed this issue over the last few days; however there are no immediate plans to put this suggestion on our near term roadmap.
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I understand that our decision may be disappointing. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.
Principal Product Manager, JIRA Platform