Field description - Fixed time
Fixed time on an issue shows an arbitrary amount of time set on the issue. It is not dependent on time reported from work logs.
Default name: Fixed time
Terminology variations: None.
In-Use: Optional. This field can be set to be used in the issue field configuration.
Mandatory: Optional. This field can be set as mandatory, but need not be.
Data type: Decimal. This is the number of hours, in decimal. 0.5 equals 30 minutes.
Access restrictions: (Default) Created: "Read/Write" for all internal users, and "No access" for external or support users. Editing: "Read/Write" for all internal users, and "Read/write if owner or reporter" for external or support users.
Actual time: This field is not dependent of actual time reported in work logs.
In fact, you normally should use either "Actual time" or "Fixed time", not both.
Affected by these settings:
General > Settings > Issue configurations > Issue rules.
Fixed time can be used in issue rules, either as a criterion, or being set in the rule action.
The Fixed time is used ito represent the amount of time set on the issue. This is not changed by work logs.