Linked Questions

311 votes
6 answers

Stack Exchange is failing its community

I guess this is very much an intervention. There's a few policies in the pipeline - here's one, and there's another one that's not been officially announced that a good many moderators are opposed to. ...
Journeyman Geek's user avatar
9 votes
0 answers

Unicode combining character not combining correctly across multiple browsers on macOS

The Russian language sometimes uses stress marks above its vowels. These stress marks should appear over the centre of a letter they are marking. When I type a Russian character with a stress mark, ...
Elements In Space's user avatar
4 votes
1 answer

Change font style Markdown

Is there a way to change the font family on Markdown? Specifically, for the code and regular text. I've seen this feature in Markdown editors and viewers, but I'm not sure if it can be exported.
Ethan Chan's user avatar
3 votes
0 answers

The code used in code blocks for Stack Overflow has changed after I installed some new fonts on my system. How can I change it back?

I was installing and testing new fonts in my macOS for use in Visual Studio Code. After I was finished with that, I noticed the font has changed in Stack Overflow code blocks to one I do not prefer. ...
SantoshGupta7's user avatar
13 votes
0 answers

How can I change the fonts of the code snippets in Stack Overflow back to Consolas?

I've installed the Windows Terminal from Microsoft Store and, together with it, the Cascadia Code font family (mono and code) in my system, but I don't use them. Since then, the snippets on Stack ...
Diogo's user avatar
  • 231
65 votes
0 answers

When implementing a major design / workflow change, offer an opt-in beta testing option before release

As we've seen recently with both the updated user profile and homepage designs, it's difficult sometimes to gauge the impact that this will have on users' experience just from screenshots or a video ...
Mithical's user avatar
  • 81.7k
2 votes
0 answers

Has there been a recent font change? [duplicate]

I just noticed that the font looks completely different in two places: In code blocks and inline code. In the editor (old and new). Maybe it's just me but this font sort of looks "funny". ...
41686d6564's user avatar
  • 15.2k
14 votes
0 answers

Code blocks and markup font looks bolder because of Cascadia Mono - is this intentional?

I'm not sure if it's related to the system font change: On the last few days, the font in code blocks and markups (as in the window where I'm writing this question) became bolder on my home PC (left ...
HeyJude's user avatar
  • 297
216 votes
13 answers

Deprecating our mobile views

Update 2 On March 2, 2022 we removed the Mobile button from the footer. This means the mobile views are removed entirely from Stack Overflow. Last week, we also removed the Disable Responsiveness ...
Aaron Shekey's user avatar
  • 14.8k
90 votes
31 answers

What should we be looking to change and what is inviolable?

Updated note (with the original post still below the line)- Thank you, very much, for the time you've spent answering these questions. I learned a ton. In fact, as I've hinted below, I'd like to do ...
Philippe's user avatar
  • 21k
12 votes
1 answer

Is the "Segoe UI" font reverted on Windows OS?

Until yesterday I saw that the "Segoe UI" font was used on Meta Stack Exchange due to the recent font change: We are switching to system fonts on May 10, 2021. But now I can see "Arial&...
Arulkumar's user avatar
  • 38.8k
-2 votes
1 answer

Why did the SE team unfeature the recent announcement about font changes?

I noticed that this post about the change of fonts was once featured in Meta, but now, it seems that it is no longer featured. How long do Meta posts stay featured? I'm not asking about the technical ...
for-the-love-of-soupless's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers

Are fonts going to be fixed? [duplicate]

There is some weird silence since the announcement of the font change. There are 30% of unhappy users, who downvoted the announcement. Isn't it enough to act? Will there be any kind of reaction to my ...
Sinatr's user avatar
  • 1,327
11 votes
3 answers

Bottom of badges is cut off in communities list on hover

It seems the bottom of badges are cut off in the communities list of the user profile when you hover over it. See the screenshot There have been a few posts similar to this years ago, but this was ...
bad_coder's user avatar
  • 27.2k
13 votes
0 answers

Where would I start with creating a custom stylesheet for SE?

I'm currently using this excellent solution from the thread on the new themes with some changes, alternating with the new theme - they both have advantages and disadvantages I've got specific needs ...
Journeyman Geek's user avatar

15 30 50 per page