Hey guys, in this post will learn about how to create a Custom Field in MantisBT.
Custom fields are used to capture different information that is specific to projects and can also be used for filtering issues.
Pre-requisite : Install MantisBT
Suggested Readings : How to create a Project in MantisBT
Step 1 : Click Manage
Step 2 : Click Manage Fields
Step 3 : In the next screen,
- Enter Custom field Name
Click New Custom Field
Step 4 : In the next screen,
- Enter the type
- Type will be like String, Numeric, Float, etc.,
- Configure the other field data
Click Update Custom Field
Note : You can also delete the created custom field by clicking Delete Custom Field in the bottom.
Step 5 : Custom Field created successfully
Step 6 : Click the Custom Field Name to Link the field to the project
Step 7 : Scroll down a bit and link the custom field to the project
- Select Project
- Project can be multi-selected
- Select Sequence
- Sequence is the display order of the custom fields
Click Link Custom Field
Step 8 : Custom field is successfully linked to project
Note : Link between the custom field and the project can be removed at any time if not necessary
Step 9 : Click Report Issue and view the created custom field
Finally, Custom field created successfully 🙂
In my next post, will learn about how to create Category in MantisBT.
Suggested Readings : JIRA Tutorials for Beginners
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