I work in a software development company and our ticket system is based on Jira. I asked my collegues why I cannot use Markdown it ticket comments but they couldn't help me. So I started my own research and came across this thread:
with this nice screenshot provided by Daniel:
I carefully explored the UI and cannot confirm that I see any attributes of the Markdown presence :)
So I wonder - is it really supported or not, and if yes - how to enable it?
P.S. Sorry, I cannot give a definite reply in the "Hosting type" field below, but I can say that we access our Jira through a third-party domain. If it helps or even makes any sense for you :)
There are two editors in Jira. The screenshot you have shared is of the old editor style. In it, markdown is not supported. Instead, wiki markup is( https://jira.atlassian.com/secure/WikiRendererHelpAction.jspa?section=all&error=login_required&error_description=Login+required&state=de7b9b8d-4a5f-445d-95b4-98185f3d3e82)
Hope this answers your doubt.
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