In this article, you will learn:
How to use the Text editor
The Text editor is available on item descriptions and comments (even on item descriptions on Portal).
To use the Text editor, simply press
/ or highlight your existing text to immediately access all functionalities listed below.
/you can add different content types to the Text editor. You can also turn a block into another block type such as Text, h1, h2, h3, numbered list, bulleted lists, code block, and @mention.
Text: Allows you to write plain text.
Heading: Define different sections better by formatting them across three standard heading sizes: h1, h2, and h3.
Numbered list: Order your points in numbers. Additionally, you can also press Enter + Tab to switch to other ordering sequences such as alphabets and roman numerals.
Bulleted list: Add bullets to your points. Similarly, press Enter + Tab to further sub-list your points.
Floating formatting toolbar
We offer advanced formatting with our new editing toolbar which is hidden but will appear exactly at the place of highlight or action.
Dropdown menu: The dropdown menu allows you to access
Formatting palette: Use the palette to bold, italicize, underline, or strikethrough text.
Code: Turn text into code or mark it as code.
Linking: Link text easily with the hyperlink button.
You can see the keyboard shortcuts by hovering over each of the options on the formatting toolbar.
Drag-and-drop rearrangement for content blocks
You can now easily drag-and-drop blocks within the item description or comments.
There are several options now to paste links into the Text editor:
Paste link by highlighting text: When you want to link a specific text, you can now easily paste links with ⌘V / Ctrl + V.
Link selection from the floating toolbar: This allows you to paste the link (must have https:// as the link's prefix) and modify the underlying text behind the link.
Toolbar appears once you hover over a link: This allows you to edit, copy, or unlink the link immediately.
Turn into menu
By clicking on
⋮⋮next to the drag-and-drop blocks, you can access the “Turn into” menu where you can convert a block into another block type such as Text, h1, h2, h3, numbered list, bulleted lists, code block, and @mention.
Save descriptions or post comments
⌘ + Enter or ⌘S
Ctrl + Enter or Ctrl + S
Ctrl + B
Ctrl + I
Ctrl + U
⌘ + Shift + S or ⌘ + Shift + X
Ctrl + Shift + X or Ctrl + Shift + S
Mark as code
⌘ + Shift + E
Ctrl + E
Paste as links
Select text and ⌘V
Select text and Ctrl + V
Ctrl + K
Change to different types of numbered lists (ie. alphabets and roman numerals)
Enter then Tab again
Add bullets to your points for bulleted lists
Enter then Tab again
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