How to add a label to a JIRA ticket

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Select a ticket within a JIRA project and in the modal that appears, add a label through the details menu on the right side.

Step One: Open up a JIRA project

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Login to JIRA and open up the project which you wish to add labels to.

Step Two: Create or select a ticket

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In the project, either create a new ticket or select an existing one.

Step Three: Add a label

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Under the label section of the Details menu on the right side, add your label by typing it in the text field or by selecting a previously created label from the menu that appears.

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