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

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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. 


Learning Management System (LMS)


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.


  • Scheduled Offering
  • Item Description
  • HTML Editor
  • LMS_Admin
  • System Admin
  • HTML styling
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