Emoji custom field is a cool custom field for teams that look to rate or prioritize issues using a non conventional method, like emojis. Admins can define a list of emojis the users can choose from or let users choose the emoji from the field editor.

Emoji field is only available as a custom field type. It is not possible to define general values or any other settings options in the app configuration screen.


To create and configure the Emoji field custom field, you must be logged in as a user with Jira Administrator permissions.



  1. Go to AppsManage your appsFields - Custom Field Types

  2. Click on Create custom field button on the right side of the screen.

  3. Select Emoji field and click Next.

  4. Name and add a description to your field then click Next.

  5. Choose between creating a custom list or let users choose their own emoji

  6. Associate the field to the appropriate screens and click Create. You must associate a field to a screen before it will be displayed.

That’s it! You can now navigate to your issue and enhance it with Emoji field.