Select the programming language used in code blocks

When using triple backticks to enclose code blocks, Discourse will attempt to autodetect the language using highlight.js. If this does not do what you expect, you can type a language name after the first set of backticks:

E.g.

``` ruby
3.times do |stuff|
  stuff.do
end
```

Result:

3.times do |stuff|
  stuff.do
end

The chosen language must match be one of the highlighted_languages configured for the site.

If that does not work, please talk to your site administrator. See: Configure which programming languages are available for syntax highlighting

Suppress highlighting

To prevent any highlighting at all, you can choose “text” instead:

``` text
Your text to NOT highlight here
```
Your text to NOT highlight here
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