How to edit building permit category descriptions

Administrators can access the  Cloudpermit configuration from their Dashboard. Navigate to the User Menu in the Cloudpermit header, expand the drop-down menu, and select the desired configuration item from the drop-down list. This tutorial explains how to edit the building permit category descriptions. These descriptions can help applicants understand what the specific category means and if it is an appropriate selection to include in their applications.

  1. Select Configuration. 
  2.  Select the building permit category from the Building permit categories list in the Application configuration view.
  3.  Example: The "Accessory structures category" has been chosen. Expand the section by clicking the arrow. 
  4. Scroll down to the Category description. Type in the desired category description. You can include a URL in the description to direct applicants to a municipal website. You can also use the bold, italic, and underline text formatting tools located at the top right of the text field. Additionally, you can resize the text by clicking the drop-down menu right above the top left of the text field. Cloudpermit automatically saves changes.
  5. Continue the same way with all category descriptions you want to edit.  

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