Disabling links and avatars or icons in templates
Templates are aware of two velocity variables, what works with Jira Email this Issue's macros:
disableAvatars: #renderIssueType(), #renderPriority(), #renderResolution()
disableLinks: #renderSummary(), #renderProject(), #renderUser(), #footer(), #renderLinkToCustomerPortal(), #renderLinkToIssueCustomerPortal(),
Important: These variables do not work with the built-in Jira macros.
Add this to the beginning of the template to dsable links:
Note: Disabling links with this variable might not remove all links from the final email. Custom fields provided by third-party add-ons may still generate links that cannot be suppressed. Also, your mail client like Outlook may recognize links even if they are not inserted as links in the template.
Adding this will prevent rendering user avatars, issue icons (type, priority, resolution):