How To Write in Rich Text, LaTeX, or Markdown

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This is the first question we ask new users is how do you normally write your documents?
If your editor of choice is Microsoft Word, Pages or Google Docs, you are used to Rich Text. Technical writers will likely choose LaTeX or Markdown.

Changing article format

You can change the default format of each new article (and even existing ones) by selecting its format in the Article Settings.

Changing Default Format

You can also change your global default format at any time by visiting your User Settings page.