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Questions tagged [markdown]

A lightweight markup language that compiles into HTML.

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R Markdown “Default” CSS Theme

I believe I am trying to somehow reset an environmental variable or setting related to how Pandoc develops an HTML output file from Markdown through knitr. I am using R (and RStudio) on Windows, all ...
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How to add syntax highlighting to indented code blocks using github flavored markdown

Using github flavored markdown, there are three sytnax variants for a block of code: Fenced code blocks ```js var user = "string" ``` Indented code blocks var user = "string" Html blocks ...
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how to use “stackedit.io” offline, ie. NOT connected to the internet, and NOT connect to a cloud?

I'm looking for a way to edit markdown documents in stackedit.io, without publishing my documents on the internet, or letting corporations spy on my personal data with facebook-like obsession. I'm ...
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Convert a markdown file to a series of HTML files

Say I have a manual for a computer program written in markdown/org-mode format. The manual is written as a book with chapters, sections, and subsections. I know Pandoc can convert this Markdown file ...
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GitLab - add project wide link names

In GitLab, is it possible to add links project-wide, so I can reference them in any .md document in the source tree by their names? # LINKS.md [trello-dev](https://trello.com/my-team/dev-board) [g-...
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VS Code stopped showing (some) images in Markdown preview

I currently keep all of my notes as Markdown files. Those files contain mainly links, and for some extra flair, I include the favicon of the site in front of them like this: # Git ## Tutorials - ![]...
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Markdown doesn't work on Github suddenly [closed]

I posted README.md for my project as usually, but found it didn't parsed by Github. It displays markdown as is. Why and how to fix? Project is here: https://github.com/dims12/DiskPotential
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Atom - spell-check package not working with language-markdown package

I recently installed an additional markdown package (language-markdown), and now Atom's default spell-check package no longer works on markdown files even though the list of Grammars scope in spell-...
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Rendering PDF from Markdown file with literal emoji characters using Pandoc

I'd like to convert markdown text like: This is a smile 😀 To a PDF with the emoji on it. To be clear, I want to be able to insert the emoji character itself in the source text, not something like :...
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Using text/markdown in emails

Do I have to expect any problems on the recipientsʼ side if I started sending single-part emails as Content-Type: text/markdown; charset=UTF-8; according to RFCs 7763 and 7764? I believe it should ...
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Plain text format that supports export to Word with reviewing comments

I would like to know about a plain-text markup format where I can directly enter comments that I can then export to Word and have them show up as comment balloons. I don't need any other markup. I'm ...
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VS Code Find in current file: Regular Expressions

This is find and replace issue in VS Code. I want to find the following text in my Markdown file in VS Code: ## [](https://www.website.com/)Heading and Replace with this text ## [Heading](https://...
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how to export nodecore text to markdown *not* as header (#, ##)

I exported the tutorial to markdown, I noticed that large chunks of text such as this one were exported to standard markdown text: However when I create my own nodecore text it is always exported to ...
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How do I change Markdownlint settings in Visual Studio Code

The Markdownlint plugin in Visual Studio Code is raising an MD007 error. I'd like to update the setting but can't work out how to find the options.config referred to in the markdownlint documentation?...
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Convert *.md file to *.docx by right click using Pandoc

I would like to be able to easily generate *.docx files from *.md ones by just right-clicking on the file and selecting "Convert to docx". I used to do this manually by using Pandoc in the Windows ...
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View Markdown stream or watched file on OS/X

While I've used various markdown editors, I'm having this problem. Process outputs markdown log into a file or stream. I want a tool to watch that file, updating my markdown display.
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How to edit/change/modify the Syntax Highlighting Color in VS Code

How to edit/change/modify the Syntax Highlighting Color in VS Code, ie for Autohotkey and/or Markdown languages? For example: Im using the High Contrast theme (black background), and in that theme, ...
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How do I use Pandoc's extensions correctly?

This is in my .md document: ![Step 1](Slide1.png){ width=100px } ![Step 2](Slide2.png){ width=100px } ![Step 3](Slide3.png){ width=100px } ![Step 4](Slide4.png){ width=100px } ![Step 5](...
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Make pandoc ignore css style class

I'm trying to convert an HTML file to Markdown using Pandoc, but I'm having a hard time finding the correct options. I would like convert the entire HTML file to the simplest Markdown possible. That ...
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How to use Pandoc with double-byte characters?

I am trying to convert a Markdown document to PDF. The following works using pandoc test.md -o test.pdf: # Test Testing But this # Test 日本語 gives me an error: ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode ...
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In Markdown, how do you put a table inside an ordered list?

Should it be possible to put a table inside an ordered list in markdown? If not, whats a recommended alternative way to do it?
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How does one italicize code with backslashes in these forums?

I looked through some of the formatting posts on this site but didn't find an answer (or in my case one that worked or made sense not understanding those posters' contexts). I even did a separate ...
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Compile PDF book from multiple Markdown files

I have a folder structure like this, with recipe .md files in directories according to theme: Recipes |- Mains | |- recipe1.md | |- recipe2.md |- Desserts |- recipe3.md ...
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Is it possible to directly embed an image into a Markdown document?

I know that I can display an image with the following syntax: ![](/imagepath) However, is it also possible to directly embed an image into the document to share the Markdown document with the image ...
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everything except inline code tags working in Markdown

Here's the Markdown. It's a Ghost blog hosted by Digital Ocean. I'm using the Nginx web server on CentOS 7. The inline code looks fine in Ghost's preview but I published the post and it does not show ...
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Lists in markdown

Suppose I have a list something like - 1. some content 2. some content 2b . some content 2c. some content 3. some content Now if I were to parse in markdown way it comes out as - some ...
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How can I export all OneNote pages to individual markdown files?

I am moving to Linux and the last hurdle is to get out of OneNote. I'd like to export all of my notebooks so that every page goes to an individual markdown file. I've tried many things—this thread ...
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Markdown on gVim

I want to edit my Markdown.md file with gVim displaying the formatting (rich-text) and also editing that is converting the text as I type in the markdown format. Is it possible to do that with vim or ...
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Using notepad++ for multiple selection and markdown bold formatting

I use notepad++ for Markdown formatting. I have recorded a macro for converting selected text to markdown bold, which runs like this: Highlighted Text Cut Text Type "**" Paste Text Type ...
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syntax for comments in github's README.md?

A GitHub repo is described in a text file README.md, in Daring Fireball's Markdown format. Does that language support comments, either as a feature or a quick hack? I'd like to have some text that ...
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Turn off syntax highlighting in Markdown code blocks (highlight.js underneath)

I am doing a presentation using Marp. It automatically adds syntax coloring to blocks of code. For example this would be colored as Ruby: ``` def fun(x): x+1 end ``` I can force highlight.js to ...
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How do I tell trello to stop making a phrase a hyperlink?

when I type something like datamodels.tt into a description or comment, it promotes it to a hyperlink on save. How can I force things that aren't truly domain references to not be hyperlinks? I don't ...
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When converting txt to docx using pandoc, how to specify default paragraph style?

I am trying to convert a txt file (markdown) to docx using pandoc with a special MS Word template. I'm doing it this way: pandoc -s --reference-docx=/path/to/my/template.dotx -o outfield.docx file.md ...
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Convert powerpoint to markdown

Can I convert powerpoint to markdown? My ultimate goal is to create an easily versionable version of the powerpoint. (Maybe reveal.js or something)
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Sublime 3 Markdown Build System via Pandoc

I'm trying to write a Sublime-Text-3 build system that will run Pandoc to convert my markdown file to html, and then open the html in my browser. I keep getting a "No Build System" error, and I can't ...
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Is GitHub's Markdown-enabled editor available for reuse?

I'm building a CMS and looking for WYSIWYG editor for the submission form, something like CKEditor or Trix, but with Markdown support. The editor used on GitHub looks like the perfect candidate. It ...
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pandoc - markdown to man page tables not formatted (on msys2)

I am trying to use pandoc (if someone has a better conversion program I am all ears, please not ruby-dependent) to convert markdown files into manpages. It works fine until I go to do a doc with a ...
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How I can use Commonmark.js

Here is a quote from official repository: For client-side use, you can do make dist to produce a standalone JavaScript file js/dist/commonmark.js, suitable for linking into a web page, or fetch the ...
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markdown feature for Microsoft OneNote 2016 [closed]

I would like to write my text in OneNote using markdown syntax. I'm looking for an add-in or a piece of code to do the job (I understood later that OneNote does not support VBA like Excel does). ...
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SublimeText 3 Syntax Highlighting Markdown List Asterisk

I installed the packages MarkdownExtended and MonokaiExtended, which gives me an already quite good highlighting for markdown files. However, being a perfectionist, I want to color the asterisks of ...
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Sed (or other) script to replace a character within the capture group

I'm attempting to convert Pandoc markup to Confluence wiki markup, I'm using markdown2confluence to do the bulk of the work. This works quite well except where I'm talking about CSS and FreeMarker ...
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Markdown files starting with '##' confuse KDE

I have an unusual problem with KDE in Arch Linux. In particular, Dolphin detects files with the .md file extension as MATLAB rather than Markdown files, but only when the file's first two characters ...
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Have Windows Explorer preview markdown files

The Windows explorer.exe has a previsualization pane (W7+) that let you preview .txt, .docx, .bat, etc. documents. How can I make it preview markdown .md files ? Rendering just as plain text is kinda ...
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how to generate a graph with asciidoc?

I was checking out this asciidoc tutorial and really liked the graph at a,b,c,d so i create such a file with that ascii text 1.ad went ahead and installed asciidoctor chrome extension but it just ...
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Format to generate .tex, .pdf and .md from?

I've used Pandoc to generate .md, .tex, .pdf from .tex and .xhtml files. In tex I am using BibTeX and in ODT (save-as .xhtml) I am using Zotero to insert my citations. Currently neither .tex nor ....
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How to get Thunderbird to nicely format Markdown?

I like Thunderbird for my email along with plain text. I disabled HTML emails and generally write most of my stuff in markdown anyway. So I'm looking for a way, to get Thunderbird to display markdown ...
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Pandoc not converting Markdown list to LaTeX properly

I cannot seem to get Pandoc to convert my Markdown documents to PDF (via LaTeX) properly. The problem seems to come from how I am formatting my lists. If I use the following command pandoc -i test.md -...
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Adding Markdown Sytnax recognition to NotePad++ via UserDefineLang.xml

I want to add MArkdown as a language to NotePad++. I've downloaded the UserDefineLang.xml file from this GitHub Project. As I understand it, I am supposed to simply copy the UserDefineLang.xml file ...
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Morkdown - why can't I get color themes working?

I'm on a Mac running Yosemite. I installed Homebrew, then used Homebrew to install node. (npm comes with node). I then ran > npm install -g morkdown I now have which morkdown returning /usr/...
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Pandoc options to convert LaTeX flavored Markdown to HTML

The aim is to convert a Markdown file (file.md) to a html file (file.html). The Markdown file contains formulas specified in LaTeX specified between two dollar ($) signs. Example: The resulting ...