Any difference between dash and asterisk for bullets?

I have always used * for bullets and recently started using the Toggle List command (mapped to Cmd-4 in Hotkeys) and it uses a dash.

Is there any difference in MarkDown between the two? Is there any way to tell Obsidian to use * for bullets?


I don’t think there’s a way to customize what Obsidian uses for bullets by default. It’s based off of GitHub Flavored Markdown (GFM), which uses dashes for bullets. Here’s the documentation for GFM:

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