Why are my required fields on Ideas not showing as required?
|Knowledge Article Number||000206046|
|Description||Ideas pages utilize Visualforce to display the page on the record. This means that any Ideas page layout field properties settings (Read-Only, Required) will affect only custom fields, not standard fields.
|Resolution||You can utilize Validation Rules to make fields required. Below are some examples of the Validation Rule formulas you can use:
For the standard Categories multiselect picklist field:
For the standard Status picklist field:
ISPICKVAL( Status , "")
Defining Validation Rules