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Format your secure notes with Markdown

Learn how to add rich text formatting to secure notes using Markdown syntax.

When you edit a secure note in 1Password 7 for Mac and 1Password X, you can use Markdown syntax to apply text styles, create lists, and more. To see your note displayed with rich text formatting, save the item after you’re done editing it.

Style Syntax


# Heading 1, ## Heading 2, ### Heading 3
Bold **bold**
Italic _italic_
Strikethrough ~~Strikethrough~~
Dividing line ---
● Bulleted list * List item

Asterisks (*), hyphens (-), or plus signs (+) all work.

1. Numbered list 1. List item
> Quotation
Code `Code`
Pre-formatted text
Pre-formatted text

Links that begin with https:// become clickable, like

To use a character that would otherwise be interpreted as Markdown formatting, prefix it with a backslash. For example, \_hello\_ becomes _hello_, not hello.