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Underline and Descender[edit]

How is underlined text with descenders typographically handled best?--Hhielscher 15:55, 20 July 2006 (UTC)

Underline redirect[edit]

Why doesn't underline itself ("_") redirect here? Due to technical restrictions? -- (talk) 14:41, 5 April 2011 (UTC)

Technical a restriction I think, though otherwise it probably should redirect to Underscore instead. Space and underscore characters are treated equivalent, and they are stripped from the beginning and end of page names. See WP:Page name#Invalid page names. This “_” URL says “Bad title”, and this [[_]] wiki link is ignored. Vadmium (talk) 03:45, 6 April 2011 (UTC).

what about (talk) 02:49, 20 January 2012 (UTC)

Double underline[edit]

Double underline (equivalent to bold underline) has a specific meaning in accounting, but I can't find a good source for this or a list of rules. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Fulldecent (talkcontribs) 14:52, 20 March 2012 (UTC)

"Plain Text"[edit]

How is Unicode text differentiated from "plain text" here. Maybe it should be noted that "plain text" which is encoded in ASCII does not support underlining (talk) 08:32, 6 December 2013 (UTC)

Linking %CC%B2 to here[edit]

In the [Combining_diacritic Combining diacritic article Unicode char table is a link from %CC%B2 (U+0332) to nowhere, it should be linked to this article I suppose. (talk) 08:40, 6 December 2013 (UTC)