Project Online multi-line field, e.g. ‘Description’ values are displayed with extra symbols - HTML tags.
Such behavior may occur in EPM Pulse due to Project Online internal text formatting for multi-line fields.
2. Select formatting for the fields preceding the problem multi-line field, it can be ‘Cost’, ‘Duration’ etc. depending on the type of data entered to the field. If you are not sure about the format type, you may select ‘Auto’.
3. Select ‘HTML’ format for the multi-line filed. If it is the only field displayed on the widget, select ‘HTML’ straightway.
The multi-line text value in the widget is displayed without extra symbols.