When other people post a link to their question in Stack Exchange chat, they get a rich link with wonderful decorations, tags, description, excerpt, and large fonts:

Stack chat

When I try to do the same, I just paste the link to my question, but all I get is this pitiful link:

no rich text

Why is this?

  • Put the link by itself.
    – Mysticial
    Jul 17, 2014 at 7:56

1 Answer 1


To get your SE link to "onebox" you must post it on its own line, as its own message.

For your example your first line would be

i18n astonishing problem:

Send that and then as your second line put the link to your question:


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