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Do Activity Descriptions have a Character Limit?


  • Know if there is a restriction on how long Activity Descriptions can be
  • Ensure that Activity Descriptions are properly displayed and not truncated


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Additional Information:

  • When you create an Activity Description over 254 characters you must have the correct Bill Themes settings or it will not display the Activity Description on the Bill.
  • "Show Descriptions on new line" must be checked off in Bill Themes under Matter > Line Items


  • No. You can create Activity Descriptions of any length. 
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