Checkmarks in Lists make bullet points and numbering disappear

Steps to reproduce

Create numbered list, but add an empty checkmark after the number: 1. [ ] Item

Expected result

The checkmark appears after the (nested) number

Actual result

Numbers and bullet points are not rendered


  • Operating system: Linux
  • Obsidian version: 0.8.11 Insider

Additional information

I am not sure that syntax is part of the markdown spec

Now that you mention it, neither am I. Just seemed natural to me. I just tested it in

I haven’t tested Github.

I don’t see dilliger working. It doesn’t even support base checkboxes.

Github doesn’t work

Dillinger didn’t work for you? It did for me:

Will be fixed in 0.8.12.

Postponed to 0.8.13