Sets the watchers of an issue replacing existing watchers! If you just want to add new watchers, see New watchers.
- can be used to add or remove watchers.
|Albert, Richard, John
|Replaces the current watchers with users Albert, Richard and John.
|+ Developers, Administrators
|Adds every user in project roles or groups Developers and Administrators as current watchers.
|- Testers, Administrators, + Albert, Richard
|Removes users in project roles or groups Testers and Administrators, and adds users Albert and Richard as watchers.
Use this field to add or remove watchers to linked issues, sub-tasks or issues returned by JQL.
To learn more about this writable field, check the following use cases: