Formatted export with links in brackets breaks links

Steps to reproduce

Create an item like this: test markdown item with link in brackets ([link](
Click Export → Formatted

Expected result

What do you expect to see after carrying out the steps above?

• test markdown item with link in brackets (link)

Actual result

Instead of the expected result, what happened?

The closing bracket gets glued up to the end of the link, breaking both the formatting and the link

• test markdown item with link in brackets (link


Which operating system are you using? Which browser are you using? If you’re using a desktop or mobile app, what’s the version number of Dynalist?

Dynalist macOS app

(You’re currently running Dynalist 1.2.0. Dynalist is up to date.)

I also see the incorrect behavior when previewed in the Export Formatted dialog on Windows desktop app and web app (Chrome)

Thanks for catching this!

We have tracked this bug on our todo list, and will fix it as soon as we can! Thanks again for letting us know. I’ll update here when it’s fixed :slight_smile:

Looks like it’s fixed now, I can no longer repro.

I can reopen this ticket if there are further issues.

Sadly, doesn’t seem to be fixed for me. I made a screen recording in Quicktime, here it is:

I see, looks like it’s fixed on the web app. It should be fixed in 1.2.3, which shall be released soon-ish.

Sorry about that!

Should be fixed now, could you confirm again please?


Sorry I didn’t confirm, but it’s indeed fixed.

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