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Where to ask about RC modelling in general?

Is there a place to ask general questions about RC modelling or do I need to target the questions to various dedicated sites (engineering, electronics etc.)? Topics in question are things like ...
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Combined reputation from several Q&A sites?

Related to this question Who is the user with highest combined reputation from all StackExchange sites? I would like an weighted algorithm instead of that which is suggested (a linear weight). If you ...
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How far should we go in disallowing 'impersonation' in profiles?

From this discussion (Official position on use of images on avatars), it seems a moderator suspended a user for violation of the ToS regarding 'impersonation'. That user linked to profiles of somebody ...
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1answer
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Not visible buttons on Meta Stack Exchange [on hold]

Buttons Questions, Tags, Users and others become visible only when they hover the mouse cursor. I think it is a bug, not so intended. Windows XP SP3, Firefox 46.0.1 and Chrome 48.0.2564.116
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Viewing the exact timestamp of a question on Stack Exchange [duplicate]

Is there any way to view the exact timestamp of a question asked on Stack Exchange? (ideally second precision)
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For protected questions, require local reputation to comment

Questions are occasionally protected when they start attracting unwanted input -- because the question was on the Hot Network Questions list, because it hit Reddit, because it's about a hot-button ...
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Top tags are different between mobile app and site

I was looking at my profile on the iOS mobile app for Arqade, and I noticed that my top tag showed a score of 110. However, I went and checked my profile on the site using my desktop, and it shows ...
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“image_mime_type must be set” when posting an image on Android app

When I try to insert an image in my post, the message "image_mime_type must be set" appears at the top of the SE app. What does it means and why does that message appear? SE version: 1.0.85, Android ...
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Use a comment as a reason for an edit

One of the purposes of comments is to provide feedback on a post, and this request is specific to the comments that are feedback on ways to improve the post. When an edit is being made to a post, the ...
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Count down in timeout is cut off

The time out countdown which is flying in is missing half of the number. Note the 33 here: Can this be fixed please?
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Prevent chat from scrolling while I'm mousing over controls

At the first chat meta tavern town hall thing, there were a lot of people in one room. This exposed a problem with the way chat works: when the messages are scrolling very fast, it's very hard indeed ...
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A deleted site account just reconnected to my network account

This is a bit strange, but to shorten a story: I was a user of the Elementary OS Stack Exchange (User 3). I removed this account because I disagreed with the community moderation decisions. It was ...
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Is there a “Fastest Gun in the West” issue with self-answers?

After talking with a moderator on Gaming.SE, StrixVaria, regarding a question issue I have, I'm largely curious if there is an unspoken or somewhat hidden rule of not self-answering if you are high ...
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1answer
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What happens to a serial downvoter?

Last week sometime someone started to go through my posts on a particular Stack Exchange site and downvoted them, about 5 old posts of mine. The system automatically reversed these downvotes so my ...
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Where it is possible to challenge the decision of the moderator of one of the Stack Exchange projects? [duplicate]

(English is not my native language) Today I was blocked on Russian Stack Overflow. Blocking justification: Информация на странице вашей учетной записи вводит в заблуждение относительно вашей ...
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Stack Exchange Me too! button [duplicate]

I posted a question some time ago on Stack Overflow which has received little response. Recently another user submitted a 'Me too!' answer, which was immediately commented with advice not to ...
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Official position on use of images on avatars

For three months until today I have used the photo of my Beloved as an avatar. I am the author of this photo, I as the photographer, I have copyright of the photo. But today I was blocked on the ...
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4-Digit rep up Bug in Mobile Device?

Referring to this profile. (in mobile theme - in case the profile's front page is changed in the future, the issue is originated from this (stackoverflow) post) The 4-digit reputation up seems to be ...
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Why do some technologies have their own StackExchange? [duplicate]

Unix. LaTeX. Salesforce. Magento. The Stack Exchange API. These are all developer-oriented technologies...yet questions about them are best asked on their dedicated Stack Exchange sites. What is ...
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Title for the icons in per-site and per-site meta

When hover the icons of the Meta User and Main User in the profile page on per-site and per-site meta, I see the title as meta site favicon and parent site favicon. These titles are applied only for ...
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Easily choose tags to search on

I commonly search on a handful of tags and entering square brackets on the phone sucks. It would be great to easily select one or more tags and run the search.
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1answer
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Browser's status bar showing the markdown link text instead of actual URL

I came across this answer: http://stackoverflow.com/a/37046491/, yeah looks spammy to me. But when I notice the code inside it: Have a look on [properly-testing-ionic-framework-mobile-application][1] ...
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An error occurred while loading, Please try again

When I click on the "achievements icon" on the nav-bar I get this: Similar to : “An error occured while loading”- what's that? But that is a very old post & the site has changed a lot since ...
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Where should I ask for recommendation on (possibly) existing programming plugins?

I'm looking into developing an ordering app for a potential client. The main part that I'm concerned about in this question is the payment mechanism. I would assume that there are already multiple ...
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Answer edited to add another solution while overwriting the previous accepted solution [duplicate]

This is my answer to a question, well, it used to be until the edit. This is the edit history for my answer. I just opened StackOverflow and I saw some users(Users - Community and Dawson) has edited ...
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Stats on handling my spam flags across the network [duplicate]

I am flagging spam posts detected by SmokeDetector, and I want to see the network wide impact on flagging the spam. Spam content is getting deleted immediately from the sites like MSE, SO. Response ...
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0answers
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Edit profile from app [duplicate]

I can not edit my profile directly from app. If this is possible, it's not intuitive. Could it be a feature to edit my profile from the app? Thanks.
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3answers
129 views

Why don't down-votes count when totalling reputation for someone who started with a 1 reputation when subsequent up-votes are given?

I noticed a brand-new user asked this question on SO: Please help me with a code It immediately received 4 down-votes, but the user's rep stayed at 1 because it doesn't go below 1. Then someone ...
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0answers
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Remove the intro banner when logged in

The visibility of the top banner on stackexchange.com seems to be controlled by a cookie instead of being tied to the account. Every time I restart my browser or clear my cookies, I see the "Stack ...
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Accepted answer is severely down-voted and may be deleted, but I feel it is still helpful [migrated]

I recently posted an answer here in the parenting forums on a really touchy subject. There were already a couple answers before I posted, but they were superficial and I felt did not answer what the ...
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2answers
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Why would you set a bounty on a question that you answered already?

This is a case that puzzles me, being newly active on stack exchange (although I've been using for years as a visitor). The specific question is: Electronics System Standards Compliance: ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to use the search API to lookup many tags at the same time?

I am currently using https://api.stackexchange.com/2.2/search/advanced?order=desc&site=stackoverflow&accepted=False&sort=activity&tagged=MY_TAG in order to query all unanswered ...
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Where should I ask DLL-related questions?

Where should ask the question which are related to DLL files? The dll-related question is: When i try to install a game, an error appears saying "Internal Error : Extract Temporary File: The file ...
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1answer
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First time user getting “This looks like spam” when trying to post [duplicate]

I tried posting my question here (which I thought was the correct place to post false positives for spam) but it tells me that it looks like spam here too. EDIT After posting the above simple post, ...
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1answer
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Posting article/tutorial on StackOverflow [duplicate]

I know SO allows to share knowledge Q&A style. Do you think it is a suitable place to write a tutorial? I tried searching for similar questions, but the answers were not conclusive. I am ...
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Show the users number of questions/number of accepted answers/upvotes on answers [duplicate]

Some people never accept answers or even upvote the answer they use, and I think it's a poor attitude. Today you can see their rep score and badges, but if you could see number of questions, number ...
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1answer
21 views

Should I be mentioning people in separate comments or a unified comment? [duplicate]

If two people happen to comment on a question or answer, do I have to reply to them in separate comments (as below) @ExampleGuy no, I do not have one. and: @ExampleGirl I can do that. Or ...
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What are the classes of posts? [duplicate]

I was reading a community wiki earlier today and came across something about how you couldn't edit comments because of their class. I would like to know these classes. I have not found an answer in ...
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1answer
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Does shimosh.com violate “attribution required”? [duplicate]

I was googling about Perl 6 regex, realising I previously asked a question about this, and in the google results, with the same page title I found: ...
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79 views

What was the profile for the main character of the April 2016 joke?

April 2016's joke for SE was a game and there was an account with the same name as it. What was the profile URL of that account?
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1answer
71 views

Will there be a German Stack Exchange website? [on hold]

I've found the web page es.stackoverflow.com. I'm wondering, will there come a German version of Stack Exchange too? I'm curious, may I open a German speaking subgroup on Stack Exchange (after ...
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You have reached your question limit [duplicate]

For many months now, I've been prevented from asking new questions here, on Stackoverflow - all due to the error: You have reached your question limit Researching this error a few weeks back, I ...
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1answer
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Detailed mechanics of closing as duplicate

I'm afraid this question itself is very likely to be a duplicate, but I haven't been able to find this information by searching Meta. How exactly does the system decide when to close a question as a ...
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3answers
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Reputation distribution research? [on hold]

Note sure where could I ask this... I would've expected reputation to roughly adhere to power law but instead I see very odd clustering where a pair of people have identical or near identical ...
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1answer
56 views

Where do I ask about an open-source telephony application for Android upon which I can build my project?

I am currently working on a programming project and I have a question, but do not know where to ask it. I usually ask this stuff on Stack Overflow, but I think it would be off topic there: I am ...
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35 views

Show a friendly error message when chat room tags exceed the maximum length

We can add "tags" to chat room we own: That is a nice feature, however after some trial and error, I noticed that the length is limited. For example on MSE it appears to be 180 characters ...
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30 views

Can't delete my answer on Android app [duplicate]

Ok, so on the Android App there is no delete option, but on the iOS App, it's right there. Note: this has nothing to do with voting to delete, rather to be able to delete your own posts. ...
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1answer
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No option to set bounties

I'm scrolling to the point — just below the comments — where bounties used to be on multiple Stack Exchange sites, but I no longer have the option to set them. Why is that? I am still ...
2
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1answer
30 views

Where to ask about new site proposal

If I have a question if a new Q&A site is a good idea for a site proposal, should I take the idea to Area 51? But where? There is no meta.area51.stackexchange.com
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What chart types should SEDE support?

In a comment on another post, Tim Stone said this: FWIW, adding more powerful graphing support is on the todo list, so I'd be interested in hearing different use cases and suggested ways of ...

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