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User admits to bad behavior in a real-life situation, how do we best respond?

I just ran into this question on the Academia Stack Exchange: I got caught cheating in an engineering exam; my life is almost over The user admitted to the incident and asked for advice. However, ...
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Show if an answer is accepted on the network profile

On the network profile top answers section, it would make sense to show if the answer is the accepted one. Over here:
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Diamonds (♦) break the automatic hyperlink parser

Questions like: My question was deleted by Community♦♦ Community ♦ should discriminate more when bumping unanswered questions♦-should-discriminate-more-when-bumping-unanswered-questions Users who ...
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Technologies list layout misalignment in My Profile in Stack Overflow Careers

Here's a screenshot of the error shown for the list layout alignment issue. I don't know what it is called, so I did my best. I'm using Google Chrome version 38.0.2125.104 m, telling me that I'm ...
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Migration Assistant [on hold]

I know this is long, so please forgive me in advance ... I have a disk image on an external HD that contains the entire contents of my boot HD when it had Mavericks on it. I also have Time Machine ...
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Favourite an answer [duplicate]

I was just wondering why there isn't a favourite answers button? I mean, it seems like it could be easily incorporated so you get updates on comments, and you can go back to easily access it.
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Stack Overflow Careers - Cannot remove 'willing to relocate' location

When editing my profile in Stack Overflow Careers. Some time ago, I wrote that I am willing to relocate into UK, Germany and US. Meanwhile things have changed, and I do not wish to move to Germany or ...
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Review indicator flag showing (orange) but no reviews pending [duplicate]

Screenshot below but the gist is that I'm seeing the flag but no edits seem to be pending. Thanks in advance, Mark
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Comment link becomes invalid if question title changes

While viewing this answer, I noticed that the link to the comment was broken because the title of the question was changed. So I updated the link. The link to the question should remain valid, even if ...
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Are users are allowed to start a new Stack Exchange community? [duplicate]

I have two questions. If I wished to start a new community (not existing now) what I need to do? or is it possible? hope that only moderators can start new community, isn't it?
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Profile image incorrectly marked as changed when editing other profile information

I recently decided to remove some information from my profile so rather than make the same edit 42 times I decided to use the relatively new option of only copying the changes rather than copying ...
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1answer
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About Hardware devices

Where can I ask about recommendation about hardware devices? (Health related devices). Like devices that measure Blood pressure etc. I asked that here but I think it was not right place
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Does every site that contains “Overflow” mean “for experts”?

I just read this this question about MathOverflow and Mathematics. After reading the answers and comments, I get and idea that every site that contains "Overflow" is meant for experts. MathOverflow is ...
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Why do the mobile sites not have the same colour scheme as the full site?

I think the different colour schemes for the sites are a good idea, it gives a 'personality' to the site. Why get rid of the them on the mobile site? The blue colour scheme for this main meta full ...
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why pointer variable not showing 100 digits? [on hold]

aim: i had a requirement for accuracy i need 100 digits to be displayed try 1: first i had used integer variable then it displayed only 10 digits try 2: with the help of my friend i used pointers ...
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Community bot raking up abandoned questions

The Community bot frequently rakes up abandoned questions, I have come across a few, for example, WD Elements 1042 usb 3.0 not recognized by Windows 7 Is it not better to put it in the review queue ...
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Which user has answered the most questions on a site?

I'm curious and expected this to be a straightforward thing to see. As in, after http://meta.stackexchange.com/users?tab=reputation, http://meta.stackexchange.com/users?tab=voters, and ...
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Is StackOverFlow really beneficial to beginners in programming? [on hold]

I find it quite discouraging. So many restrictions. The people are very stern. It helps sometimes but a beginner can't really be a part of the active community. Please give your thoughts
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Which SE site has the most closed questions?

My favorite SE site gets a lot of bad questions, and a large amount of them get closed, it got me wondering if there were other SE sites that get as many bad questions, or if my chosen favorite just ...
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Why these restrictions are necessary

Sorry for the wrong way of title used before. All sub domains of stackexchange.com have a restriction of "minimum reputations required" for Chat Comment and Image uploading. When members have ...
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How to search for questions with at least 1 answer?

After typing a user's ID, what must be typed to search for all such user's questions with at least 1 answer? So I ask NOT about answers:1.
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Moderators should have the check-box to show/hide removed posts on user reputation pages

260 is accurate, @rolfl - that's what was earned for the day. If you check the box, then a different set of rules are in play, and 142 becomes accurate. If you don't see the box, report a bug. – ...
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Moderators see a different reputation result than regular users

Related: Moderators should have the check-box to show/hide removed posts on user reputation pages (Follow-on) We have a user (Hi Janos) who deleted an answer yesterday. They also managed to cap their ...
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Inbox migration notification shows unescaped HTML

Picture says it all – obviously my title contains a “, not “. Same for other HTML entities.
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Protecting a question has no effect on private beta sites

I participate in cs50.SE, a network site affiliated with a popular MOOC. Based on its privilege thresholds and absence from the "all sites" list, it seems to be classified as a private beta site. In ...
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Can a user award half their bounty after being AWOL?

Scenario: A user fixes a sizeable bounty on a question then after a couple of days real life intervenes and that user is absent for a week or more. At the end of the bounty period the system kicks ...
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Why do meta sites use fourth-level domains?

This morning, I was seeing confusing behavior while trying to log in to http://meta.worldbuilding.stackexchange.com. Login methods were returning me to the same page, not logged in. I had to turn off ...
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Make bounty award color blue in summary tab

That I did notice not once - why is bounty color is green in summary, recent rep? First shown was not accepted, but received a bounty! So it should have a blue (#07d) background, shouldn't it? ...
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Please make the tag synonym tool less confusing [duplicate]

This is the screen for creating tag synonyms (Arqade edition): Which is source and which is target? Every time I use this tool I get confused, as either way could theoretically make sense. The ...
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When will the proposal 'Home Automation' reach beta?

The proposal 'Home Automation' is at 100% in proposal for some weeks now. So my question is when it will reach beta? I read some other articles like 'When does an Area 51 beta begin?'. The answer ...
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Delete answer option in iOS app [duplicate]

I've just answered a question wrongly, but unlike on the regular site, there's no option to delete my incorrect answer. Although fairly minor, it would save me having to find a computer or use safari ...
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Some LaTeX symbols are not supported

On Math SE, the editor doesn’t recognize $\odiv$? But it is in the Comprehensive LATEX Symbol List . How can I use it?
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Can't find the voting buttons for questions while using Google chrome browser [on hold]

It looks weird that when I used Stack Overflow using Google Chrome, I can't find the voting up (or) down buttons as shown below. This work perfectly in the IE browser. Even though the buttons are ...
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Inactive user accounts which appear to have only been created to advertise a product/service?

Recently, I was typing in some spam keywords into the user search and found some suspicious users that meet the following characteristics : username contains one of the same keywords that often ...
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1answer
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What Stack Exchange site is most suitable for a question regarding Microsoft Deployment Toolkit?

I am having issues with importing WIFI drivers into Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (for deploying Windows 7). Where would be a suitable place to ask my question? I guessed that Server Fault would be ...
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I can't find the OpenID delete button

I have two OpenID accounts. So what I want to do is delete or remove my private email from the StackExchange OpenId, but the problem is I can't find the remove, delete or deactivate button? I want to ...
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Where does a question about how to put meta data in webpages belong?

I'm trying to find out how to best put meta data in webpages, but so far can't find the right site. I've asked variants of it on StackOverflow, Programmers.SE, and Webmasters.SE. In all transparency, ...
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Toxic environment for beginners?

I've tried multiple times to ask a question about how to include meta data in a webpage, but whether I ask it on StackOverflow, Programmers.SE, or Webmasters.SE, it gets closed, voted down, and I'm ...
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Is the SE migration policy changing?

We just had a question pop-up at Arqade that was pretty off-topic. It's a game development question, but what little I understand about GameDev is that they don't accept, "How do I get started?" ...
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1answer
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Support viewing old editions of the question on iPad app

I want to see the old revisions of this question. Is there a way to show this in the iPad app? If not, please add this to your wish list.
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Stack Overflow Careers application process failed

I went through the "apply now" process, writing the cover letter, clicking forward to see the resume built from my profile, viewing the PDF created from my profile, and then clicking the "attach to ...
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How do I autocomplete a user tag with a keypress, not a mouse click? [duplicate]

If I am typing a user tag, e.g. @Noble, and the autocomplete box appears, I want to complete the name with a keypress, not a mouse click. I've tried tab, up arrow, and right arrow, none of which have ...
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Can questions be linked/shared rather than migrated? [duplicate]

At this point, there are many Stack Exchanges, and overlap in topic is inevitable. For example, http://chemistry.stackexchange.com/ and http://physics.stackexchange.com/ both talk about quantum ...
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Filter/block networks from hot questions? (Oct 2014) [duplicate]

I know this has been previously asked but is there a way to block networks from hot questions? As the number of networks has grown there is significantly more that I am not remotely interested in. ...
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Simplify image uploading process in chat

Pasting an image into chat should really be done in fewer steps than it is now. This is how it should work ideally: Paste image from clipboard into chat text box like you can do in Q&A part of ...
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Login page broken on magento.stackexchange.com [on hold]

First of all I'm not sure if this should be reported here but I'm not sure where else I could report it. So the issue is the login page on magento.stackexchange.com seems to be broken: ...
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Switching to highlight.js for syntax highlighting

I'd like to offer our syntax highlighter library highlight.js for using on the Stack Exchange sites. I am perfectly aware that you already have one in place and there was a similar discussion a while ...
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When can I feel comfortable to ask a question? [duplicate]

I always have questions! I keep a notepad with me most all times to jot down sudden ideas and thoughts that I can delegate away. When I go to looking at my notepad of things I'd love to know more ...
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If comment is too long, as it OK to post it as an answer?

Bob has a comment on a question. However, Bob's comment is too long to fit in the comment box. Does that make it OK for Bob to paste his comment into the answer box? If not, what should Bob do ...
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What is the reaction of SE team on “Why I no longer contribute to StackOverflow”?

From Michael T. Richter's blog: Why I no longer contribute to StackOverflow. The problems I see with StackOverflow are summarized in this list: Poor pedagogy Poor reward system Poor ...

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