10 questions linked to/from Formatting Sand-Box
145 views

Just a little technical matter, if I: add to an answer of mine a comment sent to another user and then I delete my answer or put the same kind of comment on a deleted answer of mine do the other ...
71 views

### Raw https links are prettified in the actual post, but not in the preview

When editing another user's post, I noticed that raw https links to locations on the SE Network are not prettified in the previewer in the same way http links are. When actually submitting the change ...
192 views

### Different code “convention” in questions than in comments

My first question here. Displaying backticks is apparently difficult. But it's not, just surround the inline code by more backticks than those that appear (concatenated) in the code. E.g., If you ...
179 views

### why do some backslashes disappear in a quote?

in this answer, one of the quotes contains some latex code: For example: $x^2$ vs (^2) ... by which is meant For example: $x^2$ vs $$^2$$ ... the original input doesn't use backticks to ...
174 views

### Is it possible to write draft post on TEX.SE?

Is it possible to write draft posts on TEX.SE? It could be useful when you are interrupted and you don't have the time to finish your question/answer. In such cases, AFAIK, I don't think it is ...
345 views

### How to end the “unanswered” status of really solved questions in the comments

Probably this is a duplicate of 221 unanswered questions but now there are 1408 unanswered questions! This mean that the problem far from being solved, is getting worse. A frequent type of very old ...
43 views

### Add preview of comment formatting

As a novice user, I would find it extremely helpful if there was a preview of the comment field. To clarify, I believe it would help format comments in a more legible way.
760 views

### LaTeX sand-box?

Instead (or in addition) to having TeX markup eventually, we could also have a little LaTeX/TeX sand box apear on every page (possibly with a way to hide it) in similar style to LaTeXit! on mac. This ...
Test one The test is to render a backslash in code block: Transcript: ....\\....$$KKK$$ Rendering \\$$KKK$$ Test two The test is to render a backslash in backquotes Transcript \\\.. `\(...