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It would be nice (on the TeX/LaTeX site) to have next to the code samples within the posts some location or word (like "copy all") to click and then get the full code sample selected for copy.

This could prove useful on other sites of stackexchange, as well.

Or is there already such a feature which I overlooked ?

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    This is already done for some time now. Martin did it with Greasemonkey but then something happened and there was a security concern. Now it is back again I think. See for example stackapps.com/questions/2553/select-code-block-buttons-script and also meta.tex.stackexchange.com/questions/6183/… and also aand also meta.tex.stackexchange.com/a/891/3235 – percusse Sep 1 '15 at 11:13
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    Wow excuse my amazing storytelling skills :) – percusse Sep 1 '15 at 11:15
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    if you use sx.el with emacs, we have this functionality – Sean Allred Sep 3 '15 at 1:19
  • @SeanAllred I can't browse with emacs at work, as the installed Emacs wasn't compiled with the suitable library and I can't switch to ewww mode. I will try it at home but I must first examine how Emacs handles privacy settings. Be it at home (due to my belief my hard-disk may be distantly spied upon) or, needless to say, at work, I only navigate in private browsing mode. – user4686 Sep 8 '15 at 6:02