Jira Markdown

Jira tool support Standard Markdown syntax.

It contains additional syntax for issues link and pulls requests.

Linking to Issues

In Jira, Issues are tasks or bugs that contain two parts. The first part is two or more upper case letters, and the second part is the numerical Jira issue number. an example is DEC-12

You can link pull requests in the same repository or a different repository Syntax


we can use the below syntax to link the same project and repository


same project with a different repository


Different projects and repository


Jira tools support the following features.

Feature Description Support
Headings Headers
list Display the list of elements
Tables Tables
Comments comments are ignore by parsers.
Links Links
Blockquotes blockquotes
Images Images
Emphasis Emphasis Bold,Italic and strikethrough