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### Can't comment my own question

I learned a lot while reading Stack Exchange. Two days ago, I asked my first question and I received an excellent answer from the user Alenanno. Unfortunately, I'm not able to comment my OWN question. ...
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### How do I answer someone? [duplicate]

Lets say I want to answer someone and get that person "That Guy" notified. How do I do that? Which of the following options are valid? @That Guy: That was a great post, thanks! (1) @ThatGuy: ...
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### Having trouble making account [duplicate]

I asked a question on here recently and started the process of creating an account, but when I clicked the "set your password" link in the confirmation email it just made me a new account. What's ...
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### How to Accept an Answer in Stackexchange [duplicate]

Hi I'm new to this site and need some help with how it works. How do I accept an answer given to a question I asked.
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### How to render LaTeX equations on this site? [duplicate]

What are the, LaTeX 'tags' used on this site? Sorry, my terminology may be off. E.g. on TeXworks on my PC its $$$$to open and$$$$ to close. its $$to open and$$ to have an ...
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### How to assign credit to the original author while referencing his solution to another question incase accepted by OP

I have answered a question by referencing a solution to another question. If the original poster accepts my answer (to show others their question has been solved) is there any way of assigning credit ...
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### A Suggestion for Improving Stack Exchange [duplicate]

It would be absolutely great to be able to add a feature in Stack Exchange such that users can export the questions they have asked or labeled as favorite to a single print-friendly document, which ...
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### Spam Filter in the Stack Exchange Website

Recently, in the tex.stackechange.com site, there was a question which was detected as a spam. I dont know if the question is deleted now. When I saw it, It had got 5 downvotes. I request the ...
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### Trouble logging in to meta using https everywhere - recent change? [duplicate]

I don't know whether something's changed here or in https everywhere (for firefox) but I now have to turn it off to log in to meta, otherwise I get bounced to https.tex.stackexchange.com, and when I ...
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### Are questions about LilyPond syntax on-topic? [duplicate]

The question title says it all. I can see two ways this can go: either it is on-topic by virtue of text-based DTP or it is not on-topic because it is not based on any TeX engine despite its ...
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### Latex related community promotion ads [duplicate]

Would it be a good idea to have on the main site a box dedicated to Latex-related content/ads such as updates available on CTAN, interesting blogs, upcoming events? It would be a bit more general than ...
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### Generating images for inclusion in posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does one add a LaTeX output to a question/answer? When generating images to illustrate a phenomenon in a question, I typically end up creating a TeX file, compiling it, ...
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### A list of visited questions or the total list of questions as they appeared

Is there a way to get a list of visited questions (by me) or the list of all questions as they appeared (arrived at) TeX SX?
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### '@OP' is always dropped by this site [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: @SomeUser tag removed from comment Please why does this site drop @OP in comments meant for 'OP'? If I write '@user01: ...', the part '@user01' is always dropped by the site. ...
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### Code following a list doesn’t work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why do code snippets not work after lists? If I add code listings directly after a list it doesn’t work, I guess this is a bug … cause if theres some other text between it ...
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### Writing TeX in TeX-style

I think it could be nice to have commands on TeX.SE for writing TEX, LATEX etc. in the same style as in TeX documents. In my opinion, these styles are part of the spirit of the TeX community and ...
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### Shall we have our own mini-CTAN?

This is a proposal for a sort of a middle ground between the image hosting and the LaTeX sandbox. I have lots of bits of LaTeX code lying around in my files, and every-so-often a question evokes an ...
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### Implementing a canvas in the body editor?

Sometimes when I want to ask a question it is somehow difficult to explain what I want exactly (especially whent it is a TIKZ issue). As I am lazy to open something like paint, draw a picture, make ...
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### Augment the markdown syntax with some lightweight TeX-ish conventions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can we get SmartyPants? Some examples that have been proposed is to be able to type quotes'' for educated “quotes”, as well as -- and --- for en- and em-dashes. Note this ...
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### Insert an image into a MWE of a question or answer

Why don't some users add images when posting a question or answer? I believe that, at least for me, sometimes when the question is not very clear, the drawing helps to understand what you want. Do you ...
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### A proposal to have a score for a comment [closed]

I would propose a +1 point for the important comments that are voted by the users. Is it possible to do something? See the figure below:
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### Correct “TeX.SX” section of the site FAQ

Currently, the "What kind of questions can I ask here?" section of the site FAQ reads: Welcome to TeX.SX! TeX.SX is for... However, this is incorrect, as the common nomenclature in use to indicate ...
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### Meta.meta: how should the community decide on the thresholds to meta questions?

How should we handle meta questions that ask for a yes/no answer that potentially affect the whole tex.se community and set a threshold on the number of positive (or negative) votes for a clear "yes" (...
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### Why is there no TeX on TeX exchange? Putative solution proposed [duplicate]

Joseph Wright pointed out the following questions: Why does TeX not show up in my question (at least in the preview) Can we turn off math-tex please? Why doesn't maths render as maths? Where we see ...
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### How to contact another member of Stack Exchange?

Is there any private message system? I found an answer that I do not agree with, but some stupid moderator closed it, making it true by definition, so no one can argue with it. I want to contact an ...
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### How do I submit an MWE? — The Help 101 Series by Saphar Koshet [duplicate]

Disambiguation. For the Community, this intends to be the very short One-Question/One-Answer the original started out to be. So, for comments on this, please see and participate in the original ...
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### Automatic capitalisation and typesetting correction for TeX, LaTeX and FrieNds.

It would be great for latex, tex and context and similar words be automatically converted to LaTeX, TeX and ConTeXt preferably even with proper baselines.