Converting Markdown language would not work the same as it does for HTML.
Markdown is a lightweight markup language with plain text formatting syntax.
Its design allows it to be converted to many output formats, but the original tool by the same name only supports HTML.
Markdown is often used to format readme files, for writing messages in online discussion forums, and to create rich text using a plain text editor.
Release or Environment
All currently supported releases.
Using Markdown to format the text in work notes, additional comments field will show up correctly in activities filtered.
But it will not work the same on other products, for ex - Connect Chat.
The connect chat would show up like this:
Using Markdown in work notes or additional comments will show the encoded text within [code]....[/code] tag blocks.