copy and paste into a description box the following and see if that is what you want.
# first item
# second item
## second item - first subitem
Save the description.
Assuming that is what you want, there is suppose to be a circle with a question mark below the description or comment box when you are editing. Click on lists to see more list choices.
You can edit the description and add a complete text to it.
The symbol that looks like a box is the preview button.
Are you asking if there is any formatting commands to make a list? If so, click on the help icon where you are entering text. It should show you all the various formatting commands. Jira is still using the old way of formatting text using embedded commands.
You can try creating checklists from sub-tasks using Smart Checklist Jira plugin:
If you have any additional questions about the plugin, please let me know!
No spamming: Although you are welcome to offer your plugin as a solution when appropriate, this doesn't mean posting links everywhere that you can find. In general, avoid resurrecting old threads (a year or more old) simply to promote your plugin.
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