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Reduce horizontal scrolling in code examples

Horizontal scrolling is annoying. In rather narrow viewports it tends to appear frequently. The usability issue is that it breaks "flow" mind state. I eliminated it (almost totally) with a simple ...
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Unnecessary horizontal scrollbar in close as duplicate popup

In Firefox (58.0.2 64bit Win7) I see an unnecessary horizontal scrollbar in close as duplicate popup, e.g.: In Google Chrome such scrollbar appers too, but not for all question. I.e. much rare ...
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Reading single lined code snippet becomes annoying often [duplicate]

I have posted the picture, and it becomes annoying reading a single lined code snippet. I am using Chrome version 57.0.2987.133 (64-bit) on macOS v10.12 (Sierra). Why didn't Stack Overflow do ...
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Missing blank line under code snippet with scroll bar

I've only just noticed this. I am not sure if it used to happen before, and I have only just noticed it, or it is something that is new. Check the answer to the question, Does anyone know how Slic3r ...
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Scroll bar in one line code block the code [duplicate]

Something is so annoying when a code snippet contains only one line of code, the scroll bar hides the code. It would be good if the scroll bar have a specific area for it in the snippet box. See the ...
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Horizontal scroll bar showing on top of top menu

Saw this while muddling around. I'd interacted with the horizontal scroll bar on a code snippet that's just covered by the top menu, and when I scrolled down to that the horizontal scroll appeared on ...
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Horizontal scroll bar visible when hovering on the faq tag in MSE and per-site meta

In the MSE and per-site meta (communities which you were already joined) main page, the faq tag is in the right hand side bottom of the screen. When hovering on the tag, there is a horizontal scroll ...
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Why isn't there a horizontal scrollbar in the “about me” section?

I cannot see a horizontal scrollbar in the "about me" section where there are long images (as in @UniKitty's profile) Where did the horizontal scrollbar go? Shouldn't it be there?
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Long lines in quoted code block scroll bar issue

I saw some question like this but they seemed to be specific to iPad or Android. This problem happens on the main site as displayed in a regular web browser on a computer. I took screenshots of the ...
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Why is careers.stackoverflow.com forcing me to widen my browser window?

Why is careers.stackoverflow.com forcing me to widen my browser window? I don't like my browser full width. I don't want to be forced to widen my browser window or scroll to get at other parts of the ...
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Mac's scrollbar too big to read one-liners [duplicate]

When reading code that is a one liner and is wide enough to scroll, the Mac's scrollbars that appear is too big makes it hard to read the code, that is behind it. For example: It's not impossible ...
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How can I add a scrollbar to a code block?

How can I add a scrollbar to a code block when the code has long lines? For an example, look at the code block of this question.
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Formatting questions/answers with scroll bar

My questions/answers have code blocks and lengthy ones, I would like to have horizontal scroll bars instead of wraping the text. What kind of format I should do to achive this. Please help me.
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Horizontal scroll bar appears when it doesn't need to

The code sample below is visible in its entirety, yet a horizontal scroll bar appears. 012345678-012345678-012345678-012345678-012345678-012345678-012345678-012345678-01 Can that be prevented?