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Questions tagged [feature-request]

You have an idea for a new feature, or for a change to the existing functionality.

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What about Adding org-syntax as Alternative Native Markup for Questions and Answers on Emacs.SE Website

History When submitting questions and answers to the Emacs.SE , I usually write the text in org-syntax which I export into markdown syntax in a buffer and paste into the website forms. On GitHub and ...
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Basic emacs keybindings in emacs.stackexchange.com?

It would be cool to have some basic emacs keybindings in emacs.stackexchange.com!
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Contrast for answer acceptance icon is too poor

The contrast for the tick mark icon for accepting an answer is too poor. I couldn't make it out and I thought it was disabled on my system. Will the admins please enhance it.
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How to navigate from review to the original message?

I assume that it is possible, but I cannot find it (I actually had to use Google to find the original message I was supposed to review). So, if this is possible, please, make this option stand out ...
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Link this site (emacs.stackexchange) with SE tag `emacs`

Recently JordonBiondo answered the question of what is this site's biggest challenge with this: Specific questions that a Emacs generalist can't answer, usually dealing with Latex, ESS, CEDET, ...
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Undoing one's activity other than voting, deleting a question or a comment

Today I've "rejected" an edit to a question, but came back to it later only to realize that the reason I did that wasn't right. I would like to withdraw my vote, but I cannot do it. The same, I ...
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Please remove the “drag-and-drop” image uploader and replace it by a regular input element with type “file”

I'm sorry for the rough language, but this "feature" is one of the most retarded features that Stack Exchange implemented in years. I rarely use the mouse, and equally rarely use the GUI file manager. ...
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Unicorns are eating Emacs' daisies [closed]

I was pleased, one morning, to read THIS: Welcome to Emacs Stack Exchange “The human race has only one really effective weapon, and that is laughter. The moment it arises, all our hardnesses yield, ...
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“emacs-c” tag for talking about Emacs's own C?

I noticed that there is a tag "c" but I assume that is meant to describe questions/posts having to do with "using Emacs to write C code" rather than "understanding and patching the C code that ...
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Tune syntax highlighting based on a per-site content-based rule

Stack Exchange's syntax highlighting engine (which is based on Google Prettify) has some heuristics to choose between programming languages when highlighting a block of code. That doesn't work so well ...
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Is it possible to include useful elisp and keyboard formatting help in the How to Format sidebar?

I've seem people edit my posts and add <kbd> tags to my posts which is quite handy for showing key-sequences. Is it possible to customise the "How to Format" sidebar with these often handy ...
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Can I change the theme colors when I log in?

Right now the list of questions on the entry page (https://emacs.stackexchange.com/) has medium-blue text on a non-white background. Also medium-gray text for the number of votes. I know low-...
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Adding `language: lang-el` to code blocks is not adding syntax highlighting for elisp

Per What is syntax highlighting and how does it work?, it would appear that adding <!-- language: lang-el --> prior to code blocks in Emacs should enable syntax highlighting. Unfortunately it ...