The Markdown field enables users to input text in markdown format in an entry. Markdown text is an easy-to-read text that is marked with certain tags or formatting instructions.

When you add this field in content type, it reflects as a text area along with formatting options. This field also provides a Preview tab to preview the formatted text in real time.

Note: Contentstack uses the "Markdown" flavor for its Markdown field. You can find more details about the Markdown flavor in this documentation.

This field possesses certain properties that you can change any time as per your needs. The properties that can be modified are “Display Name,” “Unique ID,” “Placeholder Value,” “Instruction Value,” “Help Text,” “Mandatory,” “Multiple,” and “Non-localizable.”

After adding this field in content type, you will see it on your entry page as shown below:


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