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A collection of Markdown files to a Book

I have a set of related markdown files. I would like to create a book like format or html or pdf. I searched and found 3 tools: Pandoc ebook Gitbook Bookdown What features I am looking for: ...
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Markdown editor for OSX (ssh connection) navigate through ftp folder to load and upload modified .md

I'm looking for a OSX desktop application in which I can edit plain markdown documents. I found many but none with ssh connection to navigate and choose which .md have to edit. I try ulysse app but ...
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Simple Markdown viewer for Ubuntu (standalone program, not something that requires usage of an internet browser)

I am looking for a Markdown viewer. It should: run locally on Ubuntu - be a normal program, not a browser addon, webapp or anything else that requires usage of an internet browser* Preferable: ...
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Where can I find professional solutions for converting markdown to PDF?

I am generating complex user documentation using Markdown files and combining them with markedpp. I am currently using pandoc to convert to a DOCX file, but that requires some nasty hoop jumping in ...
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Open source markdown editor with file tree panel

I'm searching for an editor to work with my notes organized as a hierarchical file tree in a markdown format. It should display both file tree and text editor panels like that: +=======================...
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Documentation as Code: markup supporting tables with calculations (basic spreadsheets)

Is there a git-friendly documentation solution that supports making tables where fields can contain basic equations to preform calculations based on the value of the other cells in the table? I'm ...
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Software to create ebooks with markdown

I'm currently looking for a way on macOS to create an ebook (PDF, ePub, and Mobi) using markdown syntax, but I can't find a good app/service for that. I tried using the template feature in iA Writer, ...
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Table of contents generator for GitHub markdown

I am looking for a script/program (Windows 7, no Cygwin or VM) or online service that can generate a table of contents for a GitHub-flavored markdown file. Example:
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Linux Markdown editor with Pandoc export support?

I am looking for Linux Markdown editors that provide support to export content to various formats using Pandoc. Requirements: Provide Ubuntu deb package Free and open-source Support for the basic ...
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Is there a pastebin for Markdown?

I want to share Markdown files with others, very much like JS Bin does for JavaScript files.
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“MailMerge” for CSV + Markdown

I remember from my MS Office days the Mail merge feature: I had a table in an Excel sheet, a template in Word and Mail Merge created a Word document from each row in the Excel sheet. I now have ...
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Markdown viewer for Android

I am looking for a Markdown viewer for Android. It should: run locally on Android- be a normal app, not a browser addon, webapp or anything else that requires usage of the browser. Preferable: ...
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Simple open-source offline Markdown viewer for Windows

I am looking for a Markdown viewer for Windows. It should: run locally on Windows- be a normal program, not a browser addon, webapp or anything else that requires usage of browser. Preferable: ...
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Alternative to Margins provided by Fermat's Library

I am looking for a comfortable pdf reader where I can read articles and paper as well as annotate them. For the annotation part I would like markdown or latex support. Fermat's Library offers an ...
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Version-Control for Text Documents - Git based Text-Editor / Markdown-Editor?

We are trying to implement version control for text-documents. Right now multiple people are working undocumented on several copies of documents. Coming from a programming background I'd like to have ...
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Linux text editor with support of illustrations, folding, and different fonts?

I need an app suitable to making notes while working on my programming research projects. I want it to have folding (aka collapse and expand) capabilities, because my notes are large (I keep track of ...
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How to convert Markdown to PDF without LaTeX?

Almost every existing md to PDF goes through LaTeX: kramdown, pandoc, multimarkdown, etc. Are there the options that don't, in any language, e.g. using a backend such as Prawn, libharu or jsPDF? So ...
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Markdown editor for Windows with live rendering in the editing pane, NOT in a separate preview pane

There are lots of Markdown editors out there but I couldn't find one in which the viewer was built into the editing pane itself. An example of what I don't want is these SE sites, where the question/...
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JavaFX Markdown Renderer

Are there any libraries that will render markdown (ideally by the CommonMark specification) in JavaFX? The library should allow me to embed a pane with JavaFX pane inside a stage and pass it markdown ...
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Make-Your-Own-Markup Editor

Many viewers; no votes. Please let me know what I can improve to make this upvote-worthy! I'm looking for a collaborative editor which would allow tweaks to be made to the markup language used. ...
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From README.md at github to something better?

Several months ago I start to write down my guidelines at github: https://github.com/guettli/programming-guidelines The lists get longer and now I would like to improve the structure. I guess it is ...
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Converter for Text_Wiki to Markdown?

I have some old texts written in Wikidot syntax. According to https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikidot this markup language is based on the PHP package Text_Wiki. Is there any converter or code out ...
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Markdown editor to database field

I have not seen a Markdown editor that saves the data to a database. I use Windows 10 Should save and load to and from a mysql database field My requirements are not high because there seems to be no ...
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Is there any markdown editor for linux supporting kotlin codeblocks highlighting?

I'm trying to create a kotlin tutorial in markdown, but I have not found of any editor supporting ```kotlin codeblocks. Is there any editor currently supporting (by default or with a plugin) syntax ...
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Edit rendered Markdown

Is there any Linux software where I could edit rendered Markdown (preview)? I know that I could edit the text file directly. But I was wondering if some software let me edit the rendered HTML and ...
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Lightweight GUI markdown editor

I want to edit some formatted text, with hyperlinks and lists etc. - so that the result is a markdown file, and the editing can either of the source, or of the formatted content (with accompanying ...
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Python markdown validator

Are there any Python libraries that exist for checking whether markdown text is valid markdown? Just wondering before starting on writing a regex heavy validator. We're using React-RTE to generate ...
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Tool to make homepage using MarkDown files of a GitHub repo

I have several repos at github which are about software, but mostly containm mark-down text. The pages get rendered to nice HTML at github, but the look/layout is not very nice. Is there a tool to ...
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Markdown Editor for Windows with ability to browse folders

I am trying to replace OneNote with a markdown editor for note-taking in Windows. What I am missing is the ability to browse files and folders from within the app in a manner akin to Ctrl+Tab and Ctrl+...
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Markdown renderer understanding footnotes and emoji

I have a Markdown document containing Unicode emojis and footnotes. I want to create a PDF out of it, but I can't find a solution that supports both. I'm looking for: free software (preferably free ...
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Markdown editor for OSX that includes a preview, ideally in real time?

I'm looking for a native OSX desktop application (needs to work offline) in which I can edit plain text documents, and preview how they'll look with markdown formatting applied. At a minimum, I need ...
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Is there a note taking software supporting markdown with Latex Math equtions and free-form canvas like OneNote?

I am looking for a note-taking software that contains several features following: Can write context with Markdown; Can Insert Math equations with Latex; Can write a snippet everywhere on one page ...
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Markdown document management system (search index over all *.md files across the system)

I am writing notes or documentation of software or private projects in Markdown. These single Markdown files are living either in a folder within the project or general notes are stored in Dropbox. ...
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Markdown editor with structure view

I'm doing a fairly large project in Markdown, and I'm looking for a good editor, either online or Linux-compatible. The one feature that I'm looking for that I can't seem to find is some sort of ...
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How to organize math notes?

I need to organize all of my math notes. I would like to create a sort of library of notes, where a note can link other notes and each note is stored in plain text format (for example, Markdown + ...
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Portable, real-time collaborative, multimarkdown editor, with live preview and version control integration

I'm looking for a tool, collection of tools and/or plugins, or even works-in-progress in this general direction, for this quite demanding (and possibly conflicting) set of requirements: user ...
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CLI Markdown viewer with Chapter selection support

I'm looking for a simple CLI Markdown viewer with support for Chapter selection for Ubuntu. My main goal is to have a single file with notes separated to chapters so I can list those and select one to ...
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Convert multi-page HTML webpage to one Markdown file

I need a tool that can pull out all the useful content from a multi-page webpage and converts it to one Markdown file. I need to save the material that I learning from and document it in a specific ...
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Markdown editor with which I can embed handwritten notes and edit them

I extensively use markdown to take notes and render it in Html or PDF (using Pandoc). I have a Wacom stylus. And I want to take hand-written notes (specifically, lecture notes). I want to embed these ...
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Comprehensive Technical Documentation Tool

Background Looking to unify technical documentation, bridging computer- and user-generated content, using open source tools. The goal is to write (or generate) content in an output agnostic file ...
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PHP self-hosted markdown editor

I'm looking for a self hosted markdown editor in PHP with a few special features. Requirements Self hosted PHP A file tree to the left with the possibility to create new files and folders Load and ...
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Is there an online Markdown editor with auto-complete feature?

Or alternatively an installable one for linux... I mean a feature that propose on the fly alternatives while typing for the most common words, for instance typing "veh" would propose "vehicle".
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Selfcontained software to generate static HTML documentation from Markdown

I'm searching for a tool that can generate static HTML pages from markdown files. So far so good, there are plenty out there: mkdocs daux beautiful docs flatdocs My problem is that I would like to ...
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Email client with markdown support (windows)

Other than thunderbird/gmail via Markdown here extension, are there any other email client with markdown support?
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Framework for documentation: java rest api

I have a project in java, with APIs in REST. I wanted to create a wiki with documentation (markdown) on the APIs. First phase only the specifications, then also include a way to test the API (API ...
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Select cells in Excel, convert to Markdown, copy to clipboard

Is there a software (an Excel plugin, Macro, ...) or any workaround to select table cells in an Excel Sheet, and to convert the selected cells to Markdown-Table Code, perhaps by copying it to the ...
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Documenting an Application via Repository

I am looking for a recommendation on what solution is a good practice for documenting and updating an application using a git repository. We are working with a large codebase and multiple teams of ...
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Tool to convert between different plain text formats

There are several types of plain text structuring / formatting syntax out there, for example: MarkDown MediaWiki XWiki HTML Is there a generic tool (easier / more appropriate than reg-ex) that helps ...
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Private local wiki for structured math journal?

I want to setup a private wiki to keep a structured journal with mathematical notes. It should be as simple as possible. Here are the requirements: Simple. As simple as possible. Support math. ...
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Compact markup language and library for C#?

I have a bunch of HTML files that will be part of a downloadable content package for mobile applications. Working without any CSS styling would help reduce the file size and also converting all pages ...