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Color syntax highlighting for code?

I enabled syntax highlighting for y'all on the main site. Once moderators are appointed, they'll be able to set up a default language to use for code blocks in questions/answers in specific tags. (...
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How can data be extracted from the Matter Modeling Beta?

SEDE doesn't know about the site name change, so it's still listed under 'Materials Modeling': Site renames cause some problems for SEDE and it needs to be updated manually, see e.g. A site URL ...
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Could we please add the ability to cite people's content?

I've had Adam switch on both the citation tool and the edit tool to help easily cite sources in your posts. The latter looks like this:
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Can an invitation box be added to our site?

It's there now, probably a caching thing. I've seen other private betas on Stack Exchange where some functionality wasn't available until about 24 hours after launch.
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Can we have some tag synonyms created?

I've merged and synonymized the two tags you mentioned, but in the opposite direction. I'm going to recommend non-shortened tags as much as possible. You have 35 characters; unless you can't fit it, ...
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Color syntax highlighting for code?

As the comments by myself and at least one other are in favor of this, and the question has 7 upvotes and 0 dowvotes, I would like to bump this up (especially since the request for the "cite" button ...
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How to convert mattermodeling stackexchange answer citation to ACS format?

This is a very good question. I've been meaning to push the company to improve the citation feature, for a long time now. However, they often take years to do what we would think is an extremely ...
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Tagging people in comments

"I wanted to tag the person who answered" It can take some time to become familiar with the Stack Exchange tagging system, because I agree with you that it doesn't always work the way we ...
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Could we please add the ability to cite people's content?

This is a bit of context, and shouldn't take away from the general feature-request. We asked for that on chemistry a while ago; they wanted proof that it will be used, see “Cite” link in Chem.SE?. We ...
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Can we have the existing Chat room "migrated" to the Beta site now that it is live?

Unfortunately, chat rooms cannot be reparented. In any case, it looks like you already have a new room — you can always leave a message on the old one pointing there, so that any lost soul can find ...
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