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Material parameters description doesn't show on instance

Hi there, anyone could shed some light on how to get material parameter node description/explanation-text to appear when hovering mouse over material instance parameter?

It was fine when I used UE4.14, the the whole project got updated to 4.16 and all the descriptions turned into this 'Parameter Value' text instead of the Japanese texts I put in the node description.

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Thanks in advance!

Product Version: UE 4.16
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asked Aug 08 '17 at 07:01 AM in Bug Reports

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avatar image Spoondog Feb 09 '18 at 02:22 AM

Confirming this is still an issue in 4.18.3 (and is not related to Japanese text, specifically). All my param descriptions show up as "Parameter Value" in a material instance

Even when I'm the one who's created the parent material, I miss these descriptions a lot..

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Bump, still an issue in 4.18!

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answered Oct 30 '17 at 09:00 AM

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