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What is the preferred way to add a numbered list using markdown?

tl;dr: Output matters, the rest is up to you. You’re free to use whatever numbering scheme you want as long as it gives the correct output. There is no preferred way, and this is good – needlessly ...
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Can chat get a redesign? Please?

Chat has never been a priority for SE but if that changes and they decide they want to put some work into it, then I would say that the absolute least important thing to do would be this kind of ...
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What is the preferred way to add a numbered list using markdown?

Markdown is not perfect, but we can't expect everyone to know LaTeX, so markdown is the easy way for the most common denominator to be able to produce something readable. :-) Your answer wasn't ...
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Default font "UbuntuRegular" has bad rendering on umlaut characters

I'm pretty sure this has to do with how Stack Exchange calls the font family. I edited the element's CSS to test: Named Ubuntu: Named Ubuntu Regular Named UbuntuRegular (no space) Note how the ...
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Redesigned disabled buttons in review are hard to distinguish

Thanks for sharing this bug. This bug affected a number of Stack Exchange communities, one of which was Ask Ubuntu. The problem arose because the disabled buttons, by default, only changes the ...
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Is there a style guide for these Ask Ubuntu lists?

Well, it is all there. See when Asking a Question: Quick Help as text below tool bar Link to https://askubuntu.com/editing-help (same link I give in comment) Help Center, search for "format&...
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Q&A style within answer

Especially when the question asked has several sub-questions or when the answering person wants to address single points of the question this format seems fine. It helps the reader to focus on the ...
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Q&A style within answer

I usually gently encourage one question at a time and try to help anyway. Some questions are really logical to hold in that kind of format like Broadcom Wireless troubleshooting. Do I think it's a ...
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