Abbreviated Numbers

Abbreviated format to display large numbers on an issue with ease.

Abbreviate Numbers is only available as a custom field type. It is not possible to define general values or any other setting options.

Create and configure the custom field

To create and configure the Abbreviated Numbers 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 Abbreviated Numbers and click Next.

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

  5. 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 Abbreviated Numbers.


Abbreviated Numbers JQL queries

CFS - Abbreviated Numbers can be used in JQL. It allows you to search for issues that include custom field values. To find issues that include multilevel select picker values enter the "CustomField_Name".