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Change "abandoned" to "on-hold"

Not long ago, diamond moderators could either "close" a question or put it "on hold" which had exactly the same effect apart from having friendlier verbiage: "On hold" is ...
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Is it possible to pick our own color theme (e.g. dark mode) in MMSE, like we can in Stack Overflow?

As in Stack Overflow it's possible to choose the colour theme for the page, is it possible to implement that feature even in MatterModeling?
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Interest in turning on the YouTube viewer?

In Astronomy SE meta I asked Interest in looking into adding the YouTube viewer? and the justification was straightforward; in my answer there I documented almost 40 previous posts with links to ...
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Does the Matter Modeling community want to ban unregistered users from asking questions?

Update: We just (3/25/2022) received confirmation that, in response to this post, SE will turn off unregistered posting on the site starting later today. When I first learned about the concept of an &...
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May we have the AMS tag added to our MathJax configuration?

In this answer of mine, I labeled my equation using \label{eq:boltzmann} and then tried to cite it in the usual LateX way: ...
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Could we please add the ability to cite people's content?

Based on my experience with other stack exchanges, I assumed that the content that people take the time to write here, would be easily citable, and in fact when advertising our site to professional ...
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Color syntax highlighting for code?

Usually when code is typed in questions/answers color syntax highlighting shows up if the language is specified as follows, ```python import numpy as np ``` But ...
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Can we have some tag synonyms created?

According to this, we need 1250 reputation to create a tag synonym. Due to the 200/day limit (which doesn't include accepted answers and bounties, but bounties can't be added yet for another 2 days),...
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Site Name: Molecular and Materials Modeling?

I want to move some of the Area 51 discussion here: Is it still possible to change the ...
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Can we have the existing Chat room "migrated" to the Beta site now that it is live?

Many of us have enjoyed discussing this proposal for several months now, at this chat room, called "Materials Modeling Chat" Now that the site is live, we also have this one. I wonder if the ...
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Can MathJax be enabled on Materials.SE?

Can a CM help enable MathJax on this site, as it is expected that there will be considerable mathematics involved in posts?
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Can an invitation box be added to our site?

The Private Beta site for the DronesSE had this invitation box on the side: I don't yet see it for our site. Is it possible for us to get this added too?
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