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1 answer

Adding links to Comments [duplicate]

While giving comments many times I wanted to add links to my comment. But instead of using some short hand like Read "this" (this is a link in this case) I had to write Read "http:\\". ...
Prasoon Saurav's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers

Markdown URLs in comments? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Inline links in comments I posted a comment recently and wanted to include some URLs. To save space in the comment section I tried to markdown the URLs, except it just came up ...
dreamlax's user avatar
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810 votes
15 answers

Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
455 votes
13 answers

Add data.SE style "magic links" to comments

Ask yourself how many times you typed the following in a comment: [meta]( Me, personally, I'm sick of it. Can we have some "magic links" ...
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1120 votes
1 answer

How does accepting an answer work?

What does it mean to accept an answer? How do I accept an answer, and what are the rules? Can I accept my own self-answer? What are the reputation benefits? Which answer should I accept? Should I ...
42 votes
5 answers

Autocomment when voting to close as duplicate

Another solution to this problem: Problem: People are voting to close as exact duplicate without leaving comments. Such votes are invisible to everyone under 3k. A comment is the primary way others ...
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18 votes
4 answers

Allow HTML tags in comments

If "<i>" is innocuous enough to be allowed in questions and answers, why can't we use it in comments too? Please don't make me memorize a bunch of dippy Markdown syntax just to add a little ...
phenry's user avatar
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14 votes
2 answers

Automatic 'possible duplicate' comments should use new inline comment syntax

Now that links can be added into comments inline, this should be done with the automatic 'possible duplicate' comments added when a vote to close is made. It would make sense to place the question ...
ire_and_curses's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers

Comment editor added an extra right-bracket to my URL when pasting [closed]

I added a comment at How to Debug/Monitor SMTP Communications? However, sequence wise, I constructed the string using these steps: Typed: [] Pasted:
gerryLowry's user avatar
12 votes
1 answer

Page title from First url in comment is used for title text of all additional urls

I put two separate links in a single comment and noticed a bug with the title text when hovering over the second URL. It has the first URLs title text. Screen Shot of Issue http://img189.imageshack....
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-1 votes
1 answer

Error with non-whitespace-separated anchors in comments

When putting a comment, I tried to create a link for each letter of a word. The anchors were created with error - see comment below. The code of the comment is the same as this block (it apparently ...
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