List item bullets in editor view

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Samuel Lockyer

07 Nov, 2013 12:03 PM

Option to have lines of list items align with text of first line rather than the bullet.

  1. 1 Posted by Samuel Lockyer on 07 Nov, 2013 05:31 PM

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    If you need convincing: In the attachment it is not obvious whether the highlighted word is part of the list item. Of course line numbers can be turned on, but that is a less elegant solution and some prefer to work without them as they are distracting and unnecessary in a text editor.

  2. Support Staff 2 Posted by Fletcher on 07 Nov, 2013 06:39 PM

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    I'll leave this issue open as a prompt to consider again in the future.

    Fletcher

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Fletcher on 08 Nov, 2013 02:31 AM

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    Without an empty line between them, that word will always be a part of the list item above it.

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    Fletcher T. Penney
    Manager, Founder
    MultiMarkdown Software, LLC
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  4. 4 Posted by Samuel Lockyer on 08 Nov, 2013 08:41 AM

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    In the attachment, are there two list items or one? Even if syntax highlighting for lists worked, it is not immediately obvious.

    There is actually only one list item in the attachment.

  5. Support Staff 5 Posted by Fletcher on 09 Nov, 2013 01:44 AM

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    While that example is extremely contrived, it's at least a valid example that could be misinterpreted.

  6. 6 Posted by Samuel Lockyer on 09 Nov, 2013 09:18 AM

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    It's not contrived in the slightest as it actually happened.

  7. Fletcher closed this discussion on 05 May, 2014 01:52 AM.

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