Reduce time wasted between your keyboard and mouse. Stay in the editor and format your tasks without leaving the keyboard with markdown shortcuts.Β 

Enable markdown shortcuts

In ClickUp, you may enable these shortcuts in your profile settings here:Β 

avatar settings menu
  1. Go to your account Profile

  2. Scroll down and enable/disable the Markdown toggle

option to enable markdown from my settings


Here are the shortcuts to creating rich text that you can use in real-time πŸ˜€Β 

Bold πŸ‘οΈβ€πŸ—¨οΈ

bold text example

Italic πŸ’ƒπŸ»

italic text example

Strikethrough πŸ™…

strikethrough text example

Bullet ⚫

bullet point example

Numbered πŸ”’

numbered list example

Checkbox πŸ—Ή

checkbox example

Block Quote πŸ’¬

block quote example

With this option, type > followed by a space to start the quote. Pressing return Β three times will exit you from the quote formatting.

Inline Code ↔️

inline code example

Code Block πŸ”²

code block example

With this option, type ``` followed by a space to start the code block. Pressing return three times will exit you from the code block.

Divider πŸ—‚οΈ

divider markdown example

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