QB Issue Resolution:

you can not, QB indexes the items by name

Resolution for Issue 'how to search product by description in the products and service list?' available: Yes (Solved).
Source: Intuit Community forum.

how to search product by description in the products and service list?: this issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the issue yourself by looking for a resolution described below. If it is a complex issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other support options.

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