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Lists with “padding” are not rendered correctly [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Inconsistent/incorrect breaks/newlines in lists List formatting behaves weirdly when I want to control padding between list levels. Intuitively, I'd write - First level - ...
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What happened to the numbers in my ordered list? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: List bullet missing with code block as the first paragraph of a list (Chrome 12) On my most recent question I made an ordered list like so: 1. function foo(){ ...
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Markdown not appropriately rendering unordered list spoilers

A user in https://scifi.stackexchange.com/a/14928/1913 discovered that he couldn't create a spoiler unordered list, and I can't seem to either. I can blockquote an unordered list without any real ...
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Inconsistent/incorrect breaks/newlines in lists

When editing this answer, I noticed that placing breaks (blank lines) in lists (especially nested lists) is inconsistent (and possibly dependent on the current state of the JavaScript variables of the ...
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How about a top-ten like answer feature for StackExchange sites?

It seems that there are many good questions that end up being closed as "not constructive" because they are open ended or end up being never-ending lists of small answers. Examples are "best hidden ...
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Stack Overflow Careers Profile using our Amazon reading list

It would really be great if you could pull my kindle reading list off of my amazon profile. this would save me so much time from having to re-enter my information all the time. Linkedin has the same ...
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Have the “Code sample” button work around the “Code placed after a list item” bug

So I've read that code blocks not working after a list item thing is due to an ambiguity in the spec and this kind of makes sense, however there is no ambiguity in what the "Code sample" button means: ...
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How can I blockquote a numbered list without resetting the number to 1?

Let's say I want to put "50. Quoting point number 50." in a blockquote. By default it will reset the number to 1: Quoting point number 50. How can I preserve the initial number 50?
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Triple nested list fails

In order to have a list of the same type that has three levels, you must indent it crazy, to the point of what should be (in my mind) level 5. Update: Also note that I am not nesting with four ...
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Lists - additional alphanumeric item labels

I think it would be a cool feature if list formatting allowed different alphanumeric labels (besides bullets): 1. First step has its own child steps a. Lower B. Upper 1.2 Step parent....
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To-do list feature request

Can we get a centralized to-do list kind of feature? Sometimes there are questions I would like to answer, answers I'd like to edit, downvotes I'd like reverse, etc. Just stuff that I don't have time ...
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Enhance list re-ordering in careers with move-to-top and move-to-bottom controls

The list widget in Careers is very handy--a simple and elegant design with the up and down controls to re-order elements. Kudos! I also was glad to see the new section to list articles one has written....
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Allow “1)”-format for numbered lists [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Add parenthesis to period as an accepted list delimiter When editing other people's posts to correct some formatting issues, I've often run into people assuming that the ...
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Incorrect Markdown preview of list items after a header

A picture says more than thousand words. Look: It's just in the preview. When I submit the post, it get Markdown'ed correctly. This has worked fine yesterday. I use this construct very often for the ...
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Up Voting/Down Voting should be listed in activity

I think it would be convenient if the activity page also lists the moments whenever I Up Vote or Down Vote a post.
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How to write nested numbered lists

I just posted an answer on Stack Overflow where I wanted to have nested numbered lists, something like 1. Dog 1.1. German Shepherd 1.2. Belgian Shepherd 1.2.1. Malinois 1.2.2. Groenendael 1.2.3. ...
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Bullet list formatting Protip

I'm trying to format a bullet list with a title like this: this is the title Waffles Ponies How do I get rid of the space between the title and the bullet list? I've searched in the Formatting ...
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“Group” feature to share knowledge between developers [duplicate]

In my company (as probably in many) we are struggling to share the knowledge. This goes from product-specific knowledge (which would not fit on Stack Overflow) to more broad knowledge like the one ...
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Discrepancy between the WMD preview and posted lists

Mixing unordered lists and ordered lists gets you a list that follows the first list element to decide if it is an ordered or unordered list on the preview, but on the resulting post, you get a ...
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Presentation: vertical space among items in lists

The vertical spacing between ul and ol items on StackOverflow is very tight. Would it make sense to increase the vspace between any two items in a list? This would enhance readability of posts.
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Add parenthesis as an accepted Markdown ordered list delimiter

The Markdown editor knows that an empty line, followed by a number, followed by a period, followed by a space, is a list item. This works great It's almost magic The problem is that I almost always ...
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Numbering/bullet interpretation bug? [duplicate]

The number to the left shows up as a "1." even though I typed in "364." Very annoying.
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Code is indented by 4 spaces but isn't interpreted as code [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is a code block not properly formatted when placed immediately after a list item? If you look at my post ( 3rd down ) on this stack overflow page, you'll see that my code ...
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How do I include a code block right after a list without it turning into a blockquote?

If I want to write this : >>> calendar = GoogleCalendar(user='blabla', password='blablabla') >>> calendar.myFunction() After a list, the >>> become a blockquote ... Here is the ...
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Single whiteline gets doubled inside code block inside list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Bug in Markdown formatter If you have a whiteline inside a code block, which is inside a list, it gets doubled. It doesn't matter whether you put eight spaces in that ...
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Code after bullet list isn't rendered correctly [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to nest code within a list using markdown If there is a list immediately followed by a code block the code block is not recognized as code (Even though there is a newline ...
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List entry followed by code block messes up the code section [duplicate]

Here's two examples (note that in first example, backticks also had no effect, for some reason): include/db.php: $attribs = array( PDO::ATTR_PERSISTENT => $...
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How to nest code within a list using Markdown

Oftentimes, I want to include code samples in a list, for example: Item One Item Two, for example: private bool ItemTwo() { return this.IFeelLucky; } Item Three The problem is that there isn't a ...
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Code block is not properly formatted when placed immediately after a list item [duplicate]

Consider the following piece of Markdown code: This is some regular text. >>> def factorial(n): ... return 1 if n < 2 else n * factorial(n - 1) ... * This is a list ...
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Bug in editor for numbered lists?

I noticed what seemed to be a bug in the way the stackoverflow editor handles numbered lists. I did a search on meta for this and it didn't come up, but if it is a duplicate, I'll delete the question. ...

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