Create a people-picker field

To let users choose other users from a list, create a "people picker" field.

The Assigned to field is a people-picker field that is present in every tracker. An artifact can be assigned to only one user at a time. You can give yourself more flexibility by adding any number of custom people-picker fields.

For example, your QA team may want to assign a person to track progress on an artifact while it is assigned to a developer. You might create a people-picker field called "QA monitor" to specify who that person should be.

In people-picker fields you create, users can select multiple users.

Note: Creating a huge number of user fields can slow down the site's performance.
  1. Click Project Admin in the project navigation bar.
  2. Click Tracker Settings.
  3. From the list of existing trackers, click the tracker to which you want to add a people picker field.
  4. On the Tracker Layout tab, click Add Field.
  5. On the Create Field page, provide a name for the field.
  6. On the Input Type menu, select Select User(s).
  7. In the Default Filter field, choose whether the list of people available in your new field will include members of this project or everyone who is registered on the site.
  8. Configure the shape of the field with the Field Width and Field Height fields.
  9. Click Save Field. The new field is created.


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