I've been using bold to emphasize the main point I'm looking for, so people can see that and then read the details more. Is this a good idea? Example: How to not change title with winscp batch

  • Asking in this circumstance, not all.
    – Mark Deven
    Commented Dec 21, 2018 at 16:45
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    How is this circumstance unique such that the answers in the other question don't apply? Commented Dec 21, 2018 at 16:47
  • Because while it is asking if bold is okay, I'm asking if it is okay to be used in the manner I described.
    – Mark Deven
    Commented Dec 21, 2018 at 18:39

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I don't see why that would be a problem. Selective bolding of your actual question, to make it stand out from "details" or diagnostics that are supplementary, is something I myself do.

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