Syntax Highlighting in the Markdown Editor

Oxygen XML Author supports syntax highlighting in the Markdown editor to improve the readability of the content and make it easier to internalize the semantics of the content.

To customize the colors or styles used for the syntax highlighting colors for Markdown documents, follow these steps:
  1. Open the Preferences dialog box (Options > Preferences).
  2. Go to Editor > Syntax Highlight.
  3. Select and expand the Markdown section in the top pane.
  4. Select the component you want to change and customize the colors or styles using the selectors to the right of the pane.
You can see the effects of your changes in the Preview pane.