After an update, Slack now formats messages as you type them which is highly disruptive to how I type. How can I disable this feature and only show message formatting after I hit send?
Slack only recognizes as markdown if you actually type the special character such as ` in Slack. Pasting something with it in it such as:
this is only a test will not be formatted as code, since typing the ` is the trigger.
So perhaps open a notepad, type what you want, and then copy/paste it into Slack?