Hide format tags? (H1, *text*, /text/, etc.)

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06 Nov, 2016 07:12 PM

Is there any way to hide the formatting tags? I would like to be able to see the text totally plain, i.e. without "H1" before heading 1, the stars before and after bold text, and so on.

If this is currently not an option, could it be an idea for future updates?

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  1. 91 Posted by Laszlo Grama on 26 May, 2018 07:13 PM

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    +1 request for being able to switch off the markup. Thank you!

  2. 92 Posted by Nick on 10 Jun, 2018 10:17 AM

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    +1 on an option to toggle this on/off

  3. 93 Posted by Steph on 15 Jun, 2018 01:16 AM

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    +1 to toggle this on and off. I don't necessarily want to always read the formatting while I'm proofing my work, I just want to see it is going to look how I expect it to upon export

  4. 94 Posted by Bryan on 05 Jul, 2018 08:18 PM

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    +1 for switching off markup. The only issue I really have with the app. It interrupts the reading experience.

  5. 95 Posted by Steve Forbes on 16 Jul, 2018 11:11 PM

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    +1 - would like this as well

  6. 96 Posted by ilaszlo on 19 Jul, 2018 09:25 AM

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    +1 yes, please!

  7. 97 Posted by Nikita on 31 Jul, 2018 01:21 PM

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    Waiting for that too!

  8. 98 Posted by Brian Mullis on 18 Aug, 2018 10:55 PM

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    Yes, please. Might be the only thing keeping me from keeping the app after the trial period.

  9. 99 Posted by Seoker on 11 Sep, 2018 03:58 AM

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    +1, this is the only thing I've been bothered for months

  10. 100 Posted by Blair on 20 Sep, 2018 02:25 AM

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    +1 another person also wanting this option

  11. 101 Posted by Marco on 21 Sep, 2018 09:56 AM

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    +1, we really need a toggle otherwise it's quite difficult to read the notes. I think it's the only annoying thing of Bear for me so far

  12. 102 Posted by Brian Sheehan on 22 Sep, 2018 06:27 PM

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    +1 Agree with the other comments that it's great while editing, but totally distracting when reading.

  13. 103 Posted by Endil on 24 Sep, 2018 01:40 PM

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    +1 on this, only reason why I can't switch over to Bear because it hurt my eyes reading all the syntaxes :(

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