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theEric

  • one year ago

How do some people have code in a box? I feel like I knew and used this at one time, but I now forget. The box is shaded dark gray and text appears normal. Thanks in advance!

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  1. thomaster
    • one year ago
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    `i think you mean these boxes? :P` You can create them by writing your code or text bewteen 2x ` It's the same key on your keyboard as the ~ above the tab and below the Esc button.

  2. theEric
    • one year ago
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    `ah, thank you!` `public static void main(String args[])`

  3. theEric
    • one year ago
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    Is there any feature that colors code for specific languages? I think \(\LaTeX\) can do it. I'll research. Thanks!

  4. thomaster
    • one year ago
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    \(\Large\LaTeX\) can probably do that but not here :P This site uses mathjax, and there are only limited functions available.

  5. thomaster
    • one year ago
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    But you can color your code manually

  6. theEric
    • one year ago
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    Okay, thanks!

  7. thomaster
    • one year ago
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    `\(\color{>color<}{text}\)`

  8. theEric
    • one year ago
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    Gotcha! And I can't use mathjax in the `s, right? `\[\]` So I do it normally and in \] or \) and color it. Thank you!

  9. thomaster
    • one year ago
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    You can also use ``` Some code will be colored, like this: ``` <html> <body> <h1>hello</h1> <script language="JavaScript"> document.write("Hello"); </script> </body> </html> ``` ``` public class Hello { public static void main(String [] args) { System.out.println("Hello"); //comment } } ```

  10. theEric
    • one year ago
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    Thank you! I thought OS had a feature like that!

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