Smart Checklist add-on works with a few custom fields providing extended functionality to your Jira instance.
Custom Field name
Type: Text Field (multi-line)
Stores checklists data in RAW text format. Example:
Used mostly for Automation purposed. Setting/Reading checklists via REST API requests and 3rd party tools. Importing/Exporting checklist data. Required for Server → Cloud Jira migration
Limited to 32,767 characters.
Type: Text Field (single line)
Stores value of checklists progress. Example: “5/7”
Used for showing checklist progress in Agile boards and validating checklist completion in transition. Optional for Server → Cloud Jira migration
Type: Smart Checklist Custom Field
Used for advanced JQL Search Functions and for display checklist in Confluence or Jira Dashboard.
Features enabled with Custom fields
Custom field used