How to add a line break in any multi-line text field using the ClonePlus for Jira app

This article explains how to add line breaks in any multi-line text field of an issue using the ClonePlus for Jira app.


  1. Log in to Jira as an Administrator.
  2. Click Cog menu  > Issues.
  3. Click Clone Plus from the sidebar on the left and click Edit in the Clone plus properties tab.
  4. Enter some text in a multi-line text field as required. Use the '\n' (newline character) to display text on a new line. As an example, the following figure shows how you can use the newline character to set Description:

  5. Click Save to apply the changes and perform the Bobswift Clone operation.

The multi-line text field now shows text on multiple lines as specified. As per the given example, the Description is set as follows: