joojaa
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Can we get some code highlighting?
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Yes please. I have requested this before but they said there was no need. But here is a few of my posts that would benefit, if @CAI's list is not enough. Basically we have entire tags of posts that ...

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Why the upvotes?
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Not all voters are necessarily big GD users. A person mostly hanging on stackexhange or a person who just wants to know the answer, might look at this differently. Of the questions the apple effect ...

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Bold and italic no longer possible to make
8 votes

Ok, i tracked the problem down. It appears that the style sheet uses the local version of the font if present. For some reason Firefox does not recognize the boldness in this case. I am still trying ...

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Are AutoCAD usage questions on topic here?
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7 votes

Not in a general no. But again if you ask a question about graphic design like the layout of a sign or something to that effect. Note: It is extremely rare, so far, that the CAD or 3D questions are ...

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Are we going to allow 3DS Max/Maya/Modo... questions? YES or NO?
7 votes

No, let them go elsewhere. 3D is much more technically demanding. This means that ultimately it leads to far more technical supporty type questions than Photoshop or Illustrator. Users asking are less ...

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Help me make a reference answer for DPI/PPI/LPI/Pixel/resolution
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OK, one more try, totally different approach. Here we go: Attempt on answer 0.3b TL;DR PPI is only meaningful in the context of Printing or perhaps when buying a display panel. It is there to be ...

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What's the census on CAD and 3D for GD.SE?
6 votes

No, seriously. Nothing short of whats allowed now. I am still against this. Do we really need to have this discussion over and over again. I mean if we do then i will start nagging on some aspect ...

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Who decided on the moderators for this forum and what are their goals?
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Stackexhange sites are frequently misunderstood at first. It happens a lot. Fairly conmonly people think stackexhanges as forums. Even most questions reflect this. The idea that building a database ...

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Thursday Weekly Design Challenge
5 votes

12.11.2015 Draw a isometric bunny. A damn hard request. Vincent: Ryan: Joojaa: Go-Meek:

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Answering questions which otherwise get flagged
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You should ideally let the person sort out their question, before answering. Knowing the answer is one thing but being able to, and being encouraged to formulate a good question is worthwhile. Giving ...

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Why is this site called 'Graphic Design' when it doesn't include 3D questions?
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I am against this on a philosophical level, but I welcome the discussion. The reason I'm against this is that the questions do not get handled. During the first year on my stay before we banished the ...

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Can we delete outdated welcoming comments?
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There are: 248 welcome messages starts with the phrase Welcome to or welcome to of the first 40 questions, which are relatively recent 8 are such that they could be deleted without much thought. This ...

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What Drafting / Technical Drawing questions are in Scope?
4 votes

Technical drawing should be mostly out of scope unless it deals with making a technical drawing into a illustration, some basic principles, layout of graphs, producing technical drawings to print or ...

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Would this question be a good fit for this site?
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3 votes

Yeah, the part about how to do this would probably fit quite well. Besides the answer it got pretty much covers it. Its very much the exact same answer they would get on graphic design. But to be ...

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Which answer do I accept if multiple are correct and work for me?
3 votes

Your acceptance is your acceptance. You can use whatever metric you like. But this is how I choose: I choose the one that answers the question best and is easily understandable, failing that I choose ...

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Is my question relevant and are these two comments in line with SE's TOS?
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The problem is that Graphic Design is not about how to use software, as such. So asking about hotkeys is on the very thin edge of things that fit the scope. But one cannot help being affected by what ...

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Inconsistency in question closing moderation
3 votes

Our moderation is simply inconsistent because there are too few people voting. You see, in every topic there are several opinions about how it should be moderated. In one of the sites where theres lot ...

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Overzealous reaction to an important user?
3 votes

I must say that I haven't liked the way we as a community have handled many things. Now it seems like the community is actually breaking down, period. And to be honest the mods aren't helping here. I ...

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Can anyone "predate" a comment or answer?
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Sometimes it does happen (happens a lot to me when i answer on my phone actually), there are several reasons for this. It can happen that you were writing a comment/answer simultaneously. Normally ...

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Are Software Usage Questions Acceptable?
3 votes

You can ask tool questions. But it would be better for you if you did not. Lets take your first question on main GD as an example. The way you are asking is in many ways unconductive: You are only ...

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Is it possible to add an updated answer to a closed question?
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Not really. But: Anybody who already answered before closure can change their post. You can vote for reopening. This would reset the question if others agree to open.

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Do we want 3D people to be part of our GDSE community?
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3D is a very specialized branch and requires much more skill and knowledge than many people assume. Personally i would prefer not to include 3D unless the question clearly concerns graphic design. ...

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is it "Graphic Design" or is it "Adobe Graphic Design"?
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No this is not adobe support. However it may be a mistake to not atleast mention what you consider a proper software. Graphics Designers work with adobe applications, sorry, they have to. Adobe has ...

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Why are Software Recommendation questions being closed and migrated?
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I do not think many of them are a very good fit actually. Reason is that whenever it's a basic question, the answer is mostly going to be the same from question to question. When the asked ...

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Down voting answers provided
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You can not control what users do, unfortunately. In general if your writing an answer because you think you deserve points for it then you are doing it for wrong reasons*. Note that: Down votes have ...

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Should we accept questions about identifying colors?
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I belive we should to some extent. Sometimes the question may be worth it. Color has a lot of suprises, so much so that pople often refuse to believe you. Colors dont have names. I mean very broad ...

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What is the purpose of Marshal and what is the difference between Marshal and Famous question?
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Marshal is one of the 6 gold badges that are in the moderation section. But 2 of those badges are only awarded to moderators, of which one can no longer be awarded to anybody on account that the site ...

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How to embed screen capture videos as animated gifs in answers?
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I do a similar run as @Scott does. Only i dont actually do video capture. Instead i use snagit to capture individual fames, which i launch with a foot pedal (although i did use kayboard back in time....

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Should we tweak the description for the Ink Spot?
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Are CAD questions allowed?
1 votes

If it's clearly about graphic design However, don't expect us to do a lot of work to guide your workflow, just the graphic design aspect of it. It's not that we don't necessarily have expertise; for ...

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