[Tutorial] How to Change the Input Format
In Vanilla, you can change the input format of posts from HTML to BBCode, Markdown, or plain text.
You can change the input format in all Vanilla versions starting from 2.0+.
/conf/config.php file and find a line that starts with this:
If the line doesn't exist, then add a new line of the setting from step two.
You can set the input format to
$Configuration['Garden']['InputFormatter'] = 'Markdown';
This is all you have to do to change the input format of posts in Vanilla.
Any new posts, such as discussions, comments, activity posts, and conversation messages will have the format applied. Previous posts will not be affected and have their format type stored in a column called
Format in their tables in the database.