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Strikethrough with GitHub Markdown

I know this is an old question, but I don't see a very detailed answer of the possibilities to strikethrough your text. So here's my answer: There are several ways to do it: <strike>strike</...
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Strikethrough with GitHub Markdown

Use ~ to enclose whatever you want to strike. Here's a GIF. Just use ~ character at the start and the end in markdown. ~strike~
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How do I create a checklist in a slack message?

I found it! Wow I had this same issue - Here's the thing. You have to 'Create a Post' using the lightening bolt - not by just typing it into slack. When you click on the lightening bolt, there's a ...
Jude Goodwin's user avatar
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Can GitHub Pages render asciidoc?

Jekyll does support rendering AsciiDoc via a plugin, however this isn't part of the default GitHub Pages Jekyll setup. GitHub lets you configure Jekyll plugins by adding them to the _config.yml file. ...
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How can Google Docs and markdown play nice?

Preview Markdown Add-on for Google Docs gets my work done, it shows markdown preview in realtime in the sidebar with syntax highlighting. I like to use Google Docs and I love the simplicity of ...
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Two types of Markdown files (?) in Google Drive

If you look at the file details for the blue-icon Markdown files and the non-blue-icon files, they probably have different file types. Below are two .md files; the first was saved in Windows Notepad ...
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How can Google Docs and markdown play nice?

One-way pandoc solution for Github-Flavored Markdown (GFM) .md with embedded MathJax-based LaTeX to Google Docs: Offline, convert to .docx: pandoc --from=markdown_github+tex_math_dollars --to docx ...
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stackedit.io support

There's no help document that I know, just a quick introduction the first time you open Stackedit in a new browser. However, for your question about Dropbox, I happen to know from using various apps ...
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Can a card in Trello display a table?

Yes, download the Trello Table Markdown Chrome extension. https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/pgifaolbebmlmfafkgngfjchfpcpndig Or better yet: download the full featured Trello Cards Optimizer ...
Wessel de Vries's user avatar
3 votes

How to do bold and italic formatting in Facebook Chat

This is what Facebook officially says ╔═══════════════════╤══════════╤═══════════════════════════════════════════════════╗ ║ Format │ Example │ Instructions ...
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Can I turn off Markdown in Trello?

Trello now lets you do code blocks: ``` your unformatted text here ```
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How to do bold and italic formatting in Facebook Chat

Here are the 3 known text formatting ways on Facebook. *This is Bold* _This is italic_ ~This is Strikethrough~ `This will write Consolas font-style and disable the text formatting inside it`
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How do I write an asterisk at the beginning of a line in wiki syntax without transforming into a list item?

The other answers didn't seem to work for me in an Azure DevOps\VSTS wiki (which purports to be 'markdown'). What did work was using '\' as an escape character i.e. \* Hello world, this sentence is ...
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Can a card in Trello display a table?

if migrating to a different planning app is an option for you, then have a look at Favro. you can import your entire trello board easily, so nothing gets lost. then you will be able to make use of ...
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What is a cut and paste approach to converting a chunk of a google spreadsheet to markdown table?

Actually the answer is trivial: Google webapps has MarkdownTableMaker https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/markdowntablemaker/cofkbgfmijanlcdooemafafokhhaeold?hl=en Works reasonably well.
Sherwood Botsford's user avatar
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Markdown formatting in Google Keep?

It is now possible to do this using the Chrome extension Google Keep PowerUp. You just need to label a note as 'markdown' or a custom label which can be specified in the settings.
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How to change the Edit mode in stackedit.io to right to left only at certain rows?

It's possible but requires quite a bit of programming. StackEdit accepts custom extensions where you can add extra functionality to it. See UserCustom extensions · benweet/stackedit Wiki Custom ...
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GitHub markdown shortcut to treat text as code?

In the GitHub editor, a button that looks like <> simply inserts a grave accent ` (also known as a "backtick") around the selected text. I don't see that there's a keyboard shortcut for it, ...
ale's user avatar
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What language tag do I use in GitHub Flavored Markdown for a .gitignore code block/excerpt?

This has been added to linguist: https://github.com/github/linguist/pull/4343 The tag you should use is ignore-list, as in ```ignore-list # Common editor swap files *.swp *~ *\#* ``` Apparently it ...
Ian's user avatar
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What language tag do I use in GitHub Flavored Markdown for a .gitignore code block/excerpt?

I'd use INI so your comment is in green, while the rest is black. Unfortunately, that also shows green on your fourth line. It's the closest match AFAIK. Perhaps you can insert a new feature request.
pritaeas's user avatar
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What URL escaping does GitHub markdown expect?

You'll need to encode your parentheses in order for GitHub to correctly parse the link. You can see this by typing the bare URL into the GitHub editor. GitHub will underline a natively-typed link, but ...
freginold's user avatar
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WordPress Markdown doesn't re-wrap paragraphs

WordPress's default HTML-like input format is made more convenient by the wpautop filter, so as not to require explicit <p> or <br> elements in most cases. Unfortunately this means the ...
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Where can I find the Markdown syntax supported by StackEdit?

Pass the cursor at the bottom right corner, to extend a toolbar that includes the ? button: But there are several formats that are not included like spoilers and tables, so the best could be to try ...
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Trello preview for markdown outcome?

You can write it in here: https://dillinger.io/ and then copy the markdown into Trello once you are done
Ethan's user avatar
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What Markdown tags are previewed by Dropbox?

Here's a link to the official documentation on formatting options available in Dropbox: Formatting a Dropbox Paper doc It also contains the available markdown tags supported by Dropbox Paper doc.
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How do I open/edit/convert Markdown documents in Office OneDrive?

At the time of writing you can save text files with the .md file extension within OneDrive Personal and the Web App will detect the markdown formatting and render the file as HTML in the preview. ...
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How do I make a phone number a clickable link in the Trello iOS app?

You can use Markdown syntax for links format as [link text](link_href) to make it work. In the description of the card you can make link like this [clickable word](tel:1234567890) so the words '...
Luc B's user avatar
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Setting up Gmail to use Markdown to read and send out emails

You can use Markdown in Gmail using Gmelius. See https://gmelius.com/markdown-gmail/
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