I tried with HTML or Code. I get strange answers. Too many links, but I only want to show some code. And it removes text from my question.
Why is there not a plain text function?
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There is functionality to highlight the code part and other part of the question.
Like your code is this
and you have leave it as it is.
you need to select your code and then press ctrl + k to highlight the code like this:
I hope this is the solution of your problem.
NOTE: SO provides the editor to add the question or answer in a good format. you can use the toolbar also that appears in the above or textarea.