I am able to draw checkbox in a plain note following these instructions from [ Markdown for Checkbox requires 6 keystrokes. Reduce it to 2?:
To create a checkbox in Obsidian’s markdown, the current implementation requires 6 keystrokes (correct me if I’m wrong, but I believe all 6 are necessary):
- Open bracket
- Close bracket
I am creating a table and I would like to check off something once I’m done with it to signify it’s complete like below:
The problem is that:
- You cannot use the same process to create a checkbox that has text with it in the same line
- You cannot create a checkbox that doesn’t have text before or after it while in a single cell in a table.
Making it easy to find in the documentation of how to add a checkbox in a table or checkbox that has text before or after it.
I’ve experimented on a couple of solutions from Stack overflow but this response one seems to work best:
Pasting this when you want to have an enabled checkbox.
<input type="checkbox" />