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In this month's update, as well as adding a number of improvements, we've squashed a number of bugs that were introduced in the May 2018 platform upgrade.   Highlights   Problem displaying formatted code in IE11. As reported here. New accordion widget for use by site admins. This won't be used straight away, but will be in a few months  … (Show more)
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Hi!   I think this may already have been reported a while back, but just in case it hasn't, there seems to be an issue with 'Helpful' going missing . Basically, sometimes when in the Activity view, if I click on 'Yes' for Helpful, it doesn't turn green. My workaround was to click on the discussion or blog post (so that I was no longer in the… (Show more)
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  Hello, element14 community members! Today we are very excited to announce a new feature on the element14 Community site - Ask Avent!   What is Ask Avnet? Excellent question! Ask Avnet is new feature that allows you to "access the diverse engineering knowledge base across Avnet, Hackster.io and element14". It's a tool to help you find… (Show more)
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I've been toying with the idea of a Dark Mode/theme for Community.. but then stumbled across this Chrome Extension which does a pretty good job on any site, without the need for any coding   https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/dark-reader/eimadpbcbfnmbkopoojfekhnkhdbieeh     It's not perfect, but in general it works well & is worth a… (Show more)
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In the release last month, we fixed video uploads so that webinars/screencasts get encoded with a higher resolution. This is especially useful when they show code snippets or IDEs.   However, what we also needed to do is go back and re-encode all the existing videos with this new HD profile, which is something we completed yesterday.   You… (Show more)
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This link is not working.   https://www.newark.com/arduino4u-usa?ICID=PromoS-ard4u15-us-wf1471383
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(I've been so busy lately I'd forgotten to post these updates.. )   Our next site update is due in early July and will fix a number of issues we've found after the platform upgrade we performed in May. Many of the issues were due to changes by the vendor; our team has fixed a lot of them, but we're still waiting on them for other bug fixes, such… (Show more)
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(I've been so busy lately I'd forgotten to post these updates.. )   Highlights   Our content team now has the ability to enter custom meta descriptions for pieces of content, which really helps for social sharing Improvement to quizzes to include a blind submission mode   Fixes   Videos in blogs - HTTP 500 error 'Helpful' option not shown in… (Show more)
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(I've been so busy lately I'd forgotten to post these updates.. )   Highlights   You can now embed Twitter posts in your content; How to embed a tweet   Improvements   UX/UI: Adjust the UI for Embed Social media posts in content Add Support Chat Link to Altium Knowledge-base Updates to email templates   Fixes   Mobile: allow editing of… (Show more)