To change the default order from Ascending to Descending so that the latest comments are shown first, follow these steps:
- Access JIRA's 'Advanced Settings' page. (See Configuring Advanced Settings for more information.)
- Edit the value of the
jira.issue.actions.orderproperty by clicking the existing value and changing it from
- Click the 'Update' button to save the new value in the JIRA database.