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Comments are used to clarify posts or ask for more information.
They also support a very small sample of Markdown, to allow for the addition of links, bold, italics, and code font.

I would like to propose that the comment text field editor be in monospaced font, the same as the asking and answering text field, with the exception that a toolbar is not provided.

This will greatly help with organizing our comments, because editing comments in the default font may make users think that Markdown isn't accepted in comments, when really it is.

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    Yes, code markup is possible in comments using the ` mark – MBraedley May 29 at 0:51
  • Markdown help – Batophobia May 29 at 0:59
  • No, I mean that while creating your comment, the comment editor is in a code font. – ExpertCoder14 May 29 at 1:02
  • You can actually change that locally, although I don't know how to do it off the top of my head. – MBraedley May 29 at 1:03
  • Please get back to me with more information about this and post it as an answer. Thank you! – ExpertCoder14 May 29 at 1:21
  • You just need to get the following into your CSS (for example using GM_addStyle() in Greasemonkey/Tampermonkey): .comment-form>form textarea {font-family: monospace;} – Kevin Jun 11 at 17:40

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