Colored labels allows you to easily create colorful labels similar to a Jira status to easily identify and categorize issues. Colored labels field is available on every screen in Jira. Select values when creating an issue or present the values on the issue view. Give your Jira users a better experience.
Colored labelsis 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.
Create and configure the custom field
To create and configure the Colored Labels custom field, you must be logged in as a user with Jira Administrator permissions.
Go to Apps → Manage your apps → Custom Field Suite
Click on Create custom field button on the right side of the screen.
Select Colored Labels and click Next.
Name and add a description to your field then click Next.
Create one or multiple colorful labels
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 Colored Labels