Markdown

In the Description and Comment fields, you can use markdown to format your text to your liking. Below you will find a cheat sheet you can refer to when needed.

ITALICS 

You can use _underscores_ or *asterisks* to italicize text.
You can use underscores or asterisks to italicize text.

BOLD 

Double asterisks will give you **bold text**
Double asterisks will give you bold text

STRIKETHROUGH 

Double tildes will leave your text ~~scratched out~~
Double tildes will leave your text scratched out.

HEADERS

There are a two ways you can make headers. 

This is a heading
===
And this is a sub-heading
---

Alternatively:
# H1
## H2
### H3
#### H4
##### H5
###### H6

This is a heading

And this is a sub-heading

Alternatively:

H1

H2

H3

H4

H5
H6

LISTS 

In the below example, the • symbol indicates a space. For unordered lists, you can use *, - or + and mix and match these as you please.

Ordered list:
1. Item
2. Item
3. Item

Unordered list:
- Item
- Item
- Item

Nested list:
1. Item
2. Item
••* Sub-item
3. Item
Ordered list:
  1. Item
  2. Item
  3. Item

Unordered list:
  • Item
  • Item
  • Item

Nested list:
  1. Item
  2. Item
    • Sub-item
  3. Item 

LINKS 

You can either use inline links or just use the URLs.

[This inline link will take you to our shortcuts article](https://help.favro.com/hc/en-us/articles/206159101)

Or you just enter the actual URL: https://help.favro.com/hc/en-us/articles/206159101
This inline link will take you to our shortcuts article

Or you just enter the actual URL: https://help.favro.com/hc/en-us/articles/206159101

IMAGES 

You can add images inline:![alt text](//p3.zdassets.com/hc/settings_assets/719467/200146572/xh8O5WJljwJnXT7Z9E8mjA-favicon__1_.ico "Our favicon")
You can add images inline: 

TABLES 

Colons can be used to align columns and you can use markdown inline

Fancy | Favro | Table
:- | :-: | -:
left | center | right
_italics_ | **bold** | ~~stricken~~
 

CODE AND SYNTAX HIGHLIGHTING 

```javascript
var s = "JavaScript syntax";
alert(s);
```

You can also use `inline code`.
var s = "JavaScript syntax";
alert(s);

You can also use inline code

BLOCKQUOTES 

Quotes can be very useful when referring to a previous message 

The below text is a quote:
> The "greater than" symbol followed by a space will make all following lines part of the same quote. To exit the quote, enter two line breaks.
The below text is a quote:
The "greater than" symbol followed by a space will make all following lines part of the same quote. To exit the quote, enter two line breaks.

HORIZONTAL RULES 

Full width lines that can help separate paragraphs. 

Use three or more hyphens, underlines or asterisks to create horizontal rules.

---
___
***
Use three or more hyphens, underlines or asterisks to create horizontal rules.






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