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Is “(the association bonus does not count)” considered official StackExchange policy?

ORIGINAL QUESTION (before the "possible duplicate" tag was added): Could someone please look at the last few comments under the main question at Why won't President Obama apologize for the atomic ...
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1answer
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DataExplorer Collecting Data on daily # questions: Problems with grouping over the union

I am trying to collect a wide range of information: the daily # of questions posted from users with a certain reputation the vote types on these questions from these users how the questions were ...
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1answer
12 views

How to search by tag on Android SE app?

Is there a way to search a stack exchange site by tag on the Android SE app? Thanks.
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Very big bug, user pics are missing [on hold]

Ok, I'm just going to put stuff here, Puzzling: Skeptics: In Puzzling, you can some of them are there, and there are also some in others. But a lot of them, its transparent! What?!
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Clarify that a tag synonym does not affect questions already tagged?

A recent tag synonym suggestion issue we were having on Movies.SE resulted in finding out that the help Center page for the tag synonym privilege is not clear. I previously thought that the five ...
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1answer
46 views

Can anybody see how long a user spent on a review task?

I just went through this process on a small site: Open a question and read it thoroughly Think "hmm, that's a good question" Notice the usercard Think "hmm, I haven't seen that user before; I wonder ...
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12 views

New iOS chat headers occasionally hide behind Safari navigation controls when viewing through the iOS app

This relates to viewing chat rooms from the App. I do not know if it occurs when viewing the chat rooms directly in Safari. I can get this to recur but I can't figure out what causes it. Normally, ...
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Moderator deleted my comment on his answer and wrongfully accused me of insult [on hold]

I've left a comment on an answer asking the answers's author to follow serverfault's guidelines, namely "quote the most relevant part of an important link". I'm sure it had no epithets or insults and ...
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1answer
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Question to moderators concerning acceptance of answers as solutions [duplicate]

I found that different answers are sometimes answering a question, even different methods are used and the execution speed is varying. Did you ever think about to be able to accept more than one ...
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0answers
21 views

Make clicking the “This post has been deleted” banner remove the answer from view without reloading the page

Because I am a <10k rep user, whenever I am on a page and something is deleted, it becomes greyed out and a red bar labeled "This post has been deleted and is no longer viewable" appears. ...
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If no answers are offered in a bounty, automatic message should not be “you must award answer” [duplicate]

I posted a bounty on OSMDroid android app zoom in without changing tiles, is it possible? which, even after 1 week with bounty, received no answers (I have found a solution and will post it ...
2
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1answer
29 views

Images in blockquotes [duplicate]

Is there any official etiquette for placing images in blockquotes? I usually just put them in the post without blockquotes. Also, sometimes edits are just made to add blockquotes to images. This image ...
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0answers
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Broken Links (Badges) in Stack Exchange Tour

Clicking on the badges (Student, Editor, Good Answer, Civic Duty, Famous Question) in the Stack Exchange Tour leads to a 404 page:
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1answer
18 views

View count and vote count are not matching on a question [duplicate]

The screenshots speak for itself. How is it possible to have 2 upvotes but only 1 view (which should be anyway my view)? Link to the question. I tried to refresh and hard refresh but the view ...
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0answers
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User profile favorite tab questions items data not correct on StackExchange

I do not have any favorite question in my profile on StackOverflow (below Snap) But when I visit my profile from another browser on StackExchange (incognito or from which i'm not signed in). It ...
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1answer
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Is it acceptable to reopen a closed question solely for the purpose of answering it?

I'm a regular user of the Deep Web, which is currently in private beta. We as a community had reached a consensus that a certain kind of question was off-topic on the site and should be migrated, so ...
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0answers
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Add a “before you ask” section to tag wikis

Quite often, I'd like to comment on a question with some "before asking a question about tag you should..." direct link. For example, to point out that the OP should try to use a debugger first. ...
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1answer
46 views

Is there a Stack Exchange site for military related topics?

I have a few questions about military hardware, military regulations, and military policies. Is there a site where I can ask such questions?
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2answers
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Mobile web: from a user's profile page, how do I navigate between main and meta profiles?

I was browsing a main site and saw a post from a particular user. Hey, I wondered, whatever happened to that question this user asked on meta a few months ago? On the desktop site that'd be no ...
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0answers
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redirect.stackexchange.com [duplicate]

I believe it would be nice if Stack Exchange makes a website called redirect.stackexchange.com where we can go, type our question, chose tags, and potentially answer one or two more questions (each ...
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Contents of question X is dupe of old question Y, but X (only) has tag feature-request - close as duplicate?

See this close vote review on SO. The misunderstanding in/from the warning described in the question has already been explained in an older question. But the new question has an feature-request tag, ...
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0answers
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No content displayed in native Android app [duplicate]

This happens in all questions on all Stack Exchange sites. App Version: 1.0.85 Device Manufacturer: motorola Device Model: Nexus 6 OS Version: 6.0.1 (2756745)
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1answer
42 views

Minimal number of character changes for editing should be relative to post length

I was trying to edit this answer to improve its formating and fix a typo error. But it prevents me to submit the edit as edits should be at least 6 characters. Original: Or tou can put in your ...
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2answers
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When should a mod override the community in regards to a question closure? [on hold]

Somebody asked a question yesterday on Arqade, asking us to list all the possible commendation dialogues in Overwatch. I felt that, especially given that we were being asked to provide a list, the ...
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0answers
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An option to get app notifications of new mod flags (once mod flag handling is implemented)

I know that adding moderator flags to the iOS app is on the roadmap from the answer to Please add diamond flag handling to the iOS app. This is a supplemental feature request that I want to get into ...
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0answers
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Average Number of Answers/Comments per Question by Week [duplicate]

So I have already asked the question before but my question was phrased confusingly so I was not able to pull the information I was looking for from the mathstackexchange site. I want to find on a ...
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1answer
97 views

Self-pinging behaviour inconsistent

When I attempt to ping myself in chat (@KennyLau Testing), it does not work. Also, when I hover over my comment, it does not highlight my previous comment in grey as it would for others. However, if ...
8
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0answers
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Symantec's Personal Identity Portal (PIP) login route will be removed soon

In the Stack Exchange routine to add a new login, the Verisign option is prominent. If (as some users have observed) the Personal Identity Portal service will be discontinued in less than four ...
4
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1answer
34 views

Add markdown option for ordered lists with brackets [duplicate]

I searched for this first and couldn't find it already suggested. I'm finding I'm coming across posts (often from new users) where an ordered list is included but is not formatted properly, because ...
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0answers
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iOS mobile app does not make sufficient closure checks [duplicate]

If the question is open on the iOS app and it is closed you can post an answer to it for a long time (over 30 minutes) after.
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0answers
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Views are not updated in search when a question was migrated

If I search for views:1..1, I get numerous results. Most of them have far more views than just one, however. Like 27 views sometimes. You might assume caching causes newer questions to stay in the ...
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votes
1answer
59 views

Can we streamline handling the “too many comments” flag by adding the purge option?

When comment threads get long, the system raises an automatic flag. One of the options from the moderator UI is a button, "move comments to chat". This creates the chat room and copies the comments ...
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vote
1answer
29 views

How can I escape the less than symbol when it is next to a alphabetical character? [duplicate]

I was pasting results from Google Translate into a quote in a question and it looked like this By overlaying the more because In reality the markdown is this >By overlaying the more because ...
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votes
1answer
46 views

Cannot dismiss flag on a question that was migrated and merged

There was a flag raised on Code Review about a question migrated from Stack Overflow. A moderator marked it as a duplicate of an existing Code Review question and merged it. However, the flag just ...
4
votes
2answers
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Daily vote limit bug: Limited at 39 votes with 14 votes on questions

During a particularly extensive research session earlier this week on one site I voted on 14 questions and 25 answers, and then I got the daily vote limit reached notice every time I tried to vote on ...
2
votes
0answers
18 views

Not receiving Android app reputation notifications [duplicate]

It seems the Android app does not show reputation changes notifications in the upper status bar, although I am notified of the messages. Is it just me? Is it intentional? App Version: 1.0.85 Device ...
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votes
1answer
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Comment on an answer on a Site I am not amember of

Are there plans to be allowed to add comments to answers without becoming a member of the community? Scan barcode from the mobile screen itself has a link to the RedLaser website that states that ...
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0answers
18 views

Prevent duplications of search results [duplicate]

I have searched for oauth in stackoverflow.com. I contains one result twice - one as question and other as answer. It shouldn't have to be this way. The question which comes another time as answer in ...
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votes
1answer
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Which SE site could be used to post question on how to contact PC Gamer magazine?

I was thinking of possibly posting it in Arqade, since that covers computer gaming questions. The phone number listed in PC Magazine (for the last year or so) is 800-898-7159, but for the last several ...
2
votes
1answer
43 views

What exactly is we-ve-just-wanted-to-be-sure-you-are-paying-attention test? [duplicate]

So today one of my answers was edited and the edit itself was quite tricky - it was looking legit though actually was invalidating my answer, so I've declined it. Then I've got this message: My ...
2
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0answers
15 views

Is it possible to merge two user profiles with different email ids? [duplicate]

I had created a Stack Overflow account 4-5 years back using an email id provided by the company for which I used to work back then. I no longer work in that company and no longer have access to email ...
3
votes
2answers
51 views

What can low rep user do about question needing closure on site in Public Beta?

I recently posted on the Coffee.SE meta about a closing a question that was too broad. I had already flagged it for being too broad (which still hasn't been dealt with). A moderator replied to the ...
2
votes
0answers
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Why doesn't the sorting system actually show questions with most votes? [duplicate]

I was browsing https://christianity.stackexchange.com/ today for the first time, and wanted to look at the highest voted questions. The page to see highest voted questions (as far as I'm aware) is ...
6
votes
0answers
39 views

Add Full-Text Search and Semantic Search to Data Explorer

Can SQL Server Full-Text Search and Semantic Search be added to Stack Exchange Data Explorer? Much of the textual data is difficult to query using T-SQL alone (impossible, if one hits a time out). ...
6
votes
1answer
53 views

Comment is above one with earlier timestamp

I posted a comment on an answer, and refreshed the page. I then noticed that someone else had also posted a comment. His comment had an earlier timestamp, but was below mine. What happened? (I'm ...
4
votes
1answer
54 views

Where to ask why a file can be a valid JPG and RAR simultaneously?

My question is regarding a hidden file inside another file. However, it is not a specific problem I have about programming (that discards StackOverflow, I think) but instead a "How does it work?" ...
3
votes
1answer
72 views

Clicking 'chat' from the SuperCollider™ no longer takes you to to a site specific chat page

See below for a video of what I tried https://youtu.be/JNK77izecBs I'm used to this link taking need to site specific chat page. I found: Should the 'chat' link of a SE 2.0 site take you ...
3
votes
1answer
32 views

Should I wait for my answer to be moved or should I post it again?

Recently, I self-flagged an answer of mine on StackOverflow. Why? Well, because I stumbled upon it by checking my profile and realized I posted it in the wrong place. It was actually supposed to ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

Does the order of tags matter? [duplicate]

I want to know if the order of tags matter when you ask a question? I want my questions to first reach people who know Groovy in my case and then people who know Java. But Stack Overflow orders Java ...
22
votes
0answers
78 views

Unify Main and Meta Mod agreements so that newly appointed moderators only have to accept the agreement once

A recent question pointed out that, apparently, the moderator agreement must be signed once for a Main site and a second time for that site's child meta site. Quiet failure of attempting to decline a ...

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