- Create a multi-line blockquote or a callout.
> [!example] Title > Contents > Contents > Contents > Contents
- Copy text with line breaks.
Line 1 Line 2 Line 3
- Click into the blockquote to edit in the the live preview mode.
- Paste the selection in the middle of the blockquote.
The pasted text is properly kept within the callout/blockquote.
The pasted text breaks out of the callout/blockquote.
Obsidian version: v1.1.9
Installer version: v0.15.9
Operating system: Windows 10 Pro 10.0.22621
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One way I think would improve the experience of editing blockquotes/callouts in the live preview mode, is to treat the contents of the blockquote/callout as its own mini-editor (ignoring the
> in the begging of lines) and then apply the
>s back appropriately.
This is the main reason why I don’t (but would like to) use callouts in Obsidian, as the
> get in the way when copying or pasting.