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2283958 - How to Enable HTML Editor for an Item's Description


  • This is a KBA to show how to enable the HTML Editor for an Item's Description
  • This will allow Admins to add HTML elements and styling to their Item/Scheduled Offering Descriptions; viewable on the user-side by finding the appropriate Item/Schdeduled Offering via the catalogue search. 


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Steps to enable the HTML Editor for Item Description(s):

  1. Go to System Admin > Configuration > System Configuration > LMS_Admin
  2. Edit LMS_Admin
  3. Search 'enableHTMLDescriptions=false'
  4. Change to: 'enableHTMLDescriptions=true'
  5. Apply changes
  6. Go to any item and edit any Item Description in core area.

Additional Information

  • Please be aware that any changes applied in the editor will only be viewable in the Item's Description on the initial Scheduled Offering page (By clicking 'More' link)
  • These changes are not currently reflected in the item's description when viewed on the 'Register Now' page
  • Any HTML elements/styling are removed when viewed on this page


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