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Code Inspections in Markdown

This topic lists all PhpStorm code inspections available in Markdown.

You can toggle specific inspections or change their severity level on the Editor | Inspections page of settings  Ctrl+Alt+S.



Default Severity

Incorrect table formatting

Checks if table is correctly formatted.

Weak Warning Weak warning

Incorrectly numbered list item

Ordered list items are expected to have straight numeration starting from 1.

The motivation behind this is that most of Markdown processors are ignoring the numbering of ordered lists. A processor will generate an <ol> element for such list, that will number items continuously from 1.

Warning Warning

Links should not contain spaces

To ensure consistency between different tools, file links should not contain spaces.


[Some file link](some

A quick-fix replaces spaces with their url-encoded equivalent:

[Some file link](

Warning Warning

Outdated table of contents section

Checks if a particular table of contents section corresponds to the actual structure of the document.

Warning Warning

Table doesn't have side borders

Checks if table has correct side borders. For compatibility reasons all table rows should have borders (pipe symbols) at the start and at the end.

Error Error

Unresolved file references

Reports unresolved file references in Markdown files.

Warning Warning

Unresolved header reference

Reports unresolved header references in Markdown files.

Warning Warning

Unresolved link label

Reports unresolved link labels in Markdown files.

Warning Warning

Last modified: 11 February 2024