(Windows) Task check boxes are broken in preview mode

Steps to reproduce


[ ] or [x] in editor mode
switch to preview mode

Expected result

The [ ] should display a empty check box and [x] should display a filled check box

Actual result

they both appear as typed


  • Operating system: Windows
  • Obsidian version: 0.6.5
  • Using custom CSS: No

Additional information


This is not a bug.
In markdown the syntax for a list with checkboxes is

- [ ] Unchecked
- [x] checked

That is to say that there needs to be a bullet/dash at the start of the line in order for it register?

yes, correct!