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Why is the editor shortcut problem not solved yet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: WMD editor bug: German keyboard layout - “@” creates blockquote section Why this bug is not solved? It was asked a year ago!
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0answers
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Why can't I type characters { > ] into questions and answers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Minor bug: Croatian keyboard layout’s ] combo (AltGr+G) results in Insert Image dialog WMD editor bug: German keyboard layout - “@” creates blockquote section ...
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0answers
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Not possible to type an @-sign into input [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: WMD editor bug: German keyboard layout - “@” creates blockquote section Whenever I try using an @-sign (this one is actually copy-pasted) in the question or answer ...
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11answers
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Meta Image Contest

On Meta, we have many 'meta' memes. Unicorns, waffles, etc. We even have an entire sub-category of memes specifically designed for images, such as free-hand circles and lens flares. Well, it is times ...
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23answers
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Where can I find interesting programming discussions?

I have noticed a lot of discussion type 'questions' that are asked on SO that get closed have some really interesting replies. I understand why these types of questions get closed and completely agree ...
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4answers
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Prevent circular close as exact duplicate loop [duplicate]

I was browsing SO today when I stumbled across these two questions: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/3057475/php-pi-help-loops-closed https://stackoverflow.com/questions/3059533/php-pi-help-loops ...
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5answers
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How do I escape backslashes in markdown?

How do I type "backslash backslash servername" on a European keyboard, like this \\ServerName, (without just pasting a backslash from the clipboard). Typing backslash just seems to toggle the code ...
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5answers
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Can I ask question in English and let know users they can answer in Spanish?

Can I ask question in English and let know users they can answer in Spanish? this question was born cuz of this: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/2520065/donde-puedo-encontrar-guias-de-...
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4answers
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Problem with the closing brace

When I ask a question or post an answer in SO, if I want to write the } character, it behaves as if I click on the "Code sample" button (the one with 101010)... In others words, when I click on the } ...
6
votes
1answer
660 views

Alt Gr + Y won't insert “>” character in question/answer using Hungarian keyboard

I use a Hungarian keyboard: If I press Alt Gr + Y, which should insert a > character, nothing happens. I have to press Alt Gr + . (dot) to achieve this. This is really annoying when answering/...
3
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1answer
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Ctrl+Shift, Ctrl+Alt keyboard shortcuts in the WMD editor

Sometimes when I'm answering a Javascript question, I'll open Chrome's console so that I can just check something quickly before I finish my post. The keyboard shortcut is Ctrl+Shift+I. The problem ...
5
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1answer
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Formatting code in Stack Overflow and French keyboard [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Problem with the closing brace HI use a French keyboard, and I am having difficulties writing a } symbol in the edit window. When I type Alt++ (the French keyboard shortcut ...
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0answers
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Keyboard shortcut bug with Italian layout [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Alt Gr + Q giving me Quote formatting instead of the @ sign? Hi, when using the Italian keyboard layout, I can't insert the ] symbol (closing square brace) because when ...
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0answers
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WMD editor bug: CTRL-* and CTRL-SHIFT-* shortcuts collide [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ctrl+Shift, Ctrl+Alt keyboard shortcuts in the WMD editor Closely related to this bug (CTRL-[Letter] and CTRL-ALT-[Letter] collide), there is another small glitch to fix in ...