How to stop converting colon to sad smile

While writing Issue description or comment me and my colleges often use colons. But after pressing ↓, in converts to sad smile automatically. It's amazingly irritating and we don't know how to stop that madness.
Can anyone give me any suggestions, how to stop that?

So, Jira converts this:

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2. two

into this:

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Why don't you just use "return" instead of "↓" ?

I use return while entering text. But if I want to move cursor to reach necessary line - I need to use arrow keys.

Thomas Schlegel Community Champion Jan 19, 2018

Ah, I understand. This happens when you edit an existing text. 

There is already an issue for that:

Maybe you want to vote for that or watch the issue.

Thanks, that's just what we need!

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