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1answer
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Should I flag close-worthy proposals on Area 51?

I came across a clearly non-viable proposal on Area 51, and I considered flagging it as such. The only options in the flag dialog, however, were spam, offensive, or a custom mod attention reason. ...
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Block communities from “Hot Network Questions” [duplicate]

Give the option to users to not see questions from some communities on the "Hot Network Questions" tab.
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Provide links to candidate questionnaire answers in elections

Elections generally have a meta question, linked to in bold at the top of the election page with the text "The candidates answer your questions." Can we include, in each candidate's nomination box, ...
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1answer
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Idea for dealing with link only answers

I particularly think that link-only answers are a plague for several reasons. First before the links can break. I see that administrators generally delete them. But on the other hand, links can be ...
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1answer
74 views

Lifehacks vs Home Improvement

I want to sort out and tidy up in a nice way cables in my home. Will it be related to: Lifehacks? Home Improvement?
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1answer
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What is the right site for my question regarding a request for suggestions?

I developed an app in MS access which can be used by a small business for preparing quotation & invoice. Currently, the access file is stored in dropbox which is the backup. I utilized the ...
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1answer
38 views

When someone deletes a comment, suggest to flag for deletion of dependent comments

I've noticed many times, that when reading a sequence of comments, some of them don't make any sense. It happens if someone delete his comment, and replies to it become meaningless. The recommended ...
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Can anyone give a negative rating on a question because he just judges so? [duplicate]

I have asked the following question in Stack Overflow: "Why is padding of action buttons ignored in the device?" I followed it with a specific code example. I received a negative rating on the same ...
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How do I create a tag on Stack Overflow without having required reputations to create one? [duplicate]

I want to create a tag called "pyez" on Stack Overflow, but I do not have required reputations to create one. Can someone please help me?
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Please add the new mobile chat in the Stack Exchange Android app [duplicate]

I'm well aware there is a mobile chat online. But I prefer it to be both on the app and online. When will it be out in the app?
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2answers
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Could you make it possible to upload pictures from an iPad?

I apologise, should I have been careless. So far, I see no way to add a picture to my post, other than drag and drop or linking to a site. I own no site and can't drag and drop using the iPad. Note, ...
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Problem faced using App

After opening 3-4 questions, the question stops loading and only a white screen shows with a blue bar above. The app crashes when I type big answers. Sometime when I click for preview, but just bar ...
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1answer
77 views

Stack Exchange site for website development [duplicate]

On which Stack Exchange site should I post questions regarding website development? I am creating my own website using HTML and JavaScript, and I need some assistance in the same. Can I use ...
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0answers
56 views

Website recommendation to ask: What are the requirements of establishing a literature center for kids? [duplicate]

I am wondering where to ask my question, so I am writing it here to get the best website recommendation. What are the requirements of establishing a literature center for kids? I am very ...
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0answers
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How did I lose 15 reputation points? [duplicate]

Yesterday, I was browsing and answering questions on Stack Overflow and my reputation points were at 1401 (refer to the screenshot). Then after some time, my points were reduced to 1386 and there ...
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1answer
31 views

Can't download the iOS app in TestFlight

I just recently reset my iPad and restore it with my backup, and now I can't download the app anymore. I have searched for the old invitation for the beta link but it doesn't work. I have trouble to ...
3
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1answer
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Comment “spreaded” all over the webpage - unable to edit, unable to delete

I wrote a comment to this question on math-stack-exchange. The browser (both Chrome and Firefox) didn't take it very well, and "spreaded" it all over the webpage, such that both the 'edit' option and ...
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0answers
23 views

Is there a way to display whitespace when formatting code?

I'd like to display whitespace characters when writing a question involving a block of text to be parsed. Is there a way to do this? For example, in Eclipse one can show whitespaces as an Interpunct ...
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0answers
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Close question because there in an answer in documentation [migrated]

We have an option to close a question because it is a duplicate of another question. Since the documentation section was launched, there probably should be another option in “close reason” window, ...
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0answers
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The reputation badge shown in the summary, changes depending on the site. [duplicate]

Today I logged in to aviation.se to find that for a badge earned at stackexchange, the reputation change dropdown was showing me an aviation badge icon. So naturally I reported it at meta.aviation, ...
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0answers
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Aviation icon showing for non-aviation change in points [duplicate]

This may be a larger issue, as I faced the same thing on travel.se; and reported it to the SE meta. I'm not sure if this is a design issue or a caching problem, but today I received a notification ...
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Can we add more information to “obsolete” flags?

As a moderator on a couple comment-heavy sites, I see a lot of "obsolete" comment flags. But that doesn't tell me why it's obsolete, so to evaluate it I usually have to read through a bunch of other ...
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Stack Overflow 'feature' tag display issue using Chrome [on hold]

The part I marked with a red rectangle seems abnormal. This problem only appears with Chrome (version 52.0.2743.82 (64-bit)), but not with Safari (version 9.1.2 (11601.7.7)). It seems that only ...
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0answers
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Old gravatar still appearing in my network profile after saving changes for all sites

In this question, it was suggested that my default graphic was a security risk because it came from Gravatar, so I uploaded my high school photo (I was a lot better looking way back then). The photo ...
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0answers
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Jon Skeet doubled his reputation points! [duplicate]

Well, lookie here. He has 881552 reputation points on both Stack Overflow and Documentation Beta. Coincidence? I think not.
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0answers
18 views

Is there a way to compare network-wide rep? [duplicate]

On Area 51, I can see that Jon Skeet has over 1M rep, and Gilles has 828k. But I doubt those are the highest. So is there a way to compare network-wide rep?
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2answers
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Are there any plans for Docs.SO to come to some of the other SE sites?

In my opinion, maybe SF, Unix.SE and SU could profit from Docs.SO quite well. I suspect it could also be useful on at least some of the non IT-related sites. From another point of view, there are ...
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0answers
12 views

Logos in Migration list should have empty 'alt' values (instead of “icon for <domain>”)

When voting to move a question with "This question belongs on another site in the Stack Exchange network", a list of sites is shown, where each entry consists of the site logo and the site name/link (...
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0answers
18 views

Does it count against me if Community ♦ rejects my edit because it conflicted with a subsequent edit? [duplicate]

From time to time, I see the Community user rejecting edits and giving this reason: This edit conflicted with a subsequent edit. Would I get an edit ban if I suggest a sufficent number of edits ...
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1answer
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Should off-topic or poor quality posts be deleted immediately?

I often encounter an off-topic or otherwise unsuitable post, and comment so on the post. The OP might immediately reply asking for the best course of action. Should I tell the OP to delete the ...
2
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0answers
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iOS app freezes on incoming notification while composing post

I was composing an answer in the app when the UI locked up. I had to force-quit the app, losing my draft in progress. There was an incoming message notification, which I assume was the trigger for ...
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0answers
5 views

How to change the title of a tag in the Documentation project? [migrated]

Right now, the d tag title is just "d". It should be "D Language". Yet, I've not found anywhere to make this change.
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1answer
23 views

How can I use “documentation” from the Android app?

I see no way to access documentation from the Android app.
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2answers
48 views

What is the fate of obsolete comments after an answer is edited?

Recently I asked a question and an answer had a false information. So I commented that the information is wrong, after tha the answer owner edited his answer and now my comment became irrelevant to ...
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0answers
39 views

Can't access Chat of Stack Overflow [on hold]

I can't access Stack OverFlow chat. Has this link changed? I've enough reputation points.
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vote
1answer
28 views

Undelete a question (without URL, it doesn't appear in my profile)

I accidentally deleted a long question I just posted on Stack Overflow. I am trying to recover it, but I can't find it in my profile or activity list anywhere and do not have the URL. It was titled ...
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0answers
50 views

Syntax highlight for URL

There are a lot of explicit or implicit questions about URLs. Thus those URLs should be human readable. To comprehend the code we have highlighting which works pretty well to distinguish identifiers. ...
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2answers
96 views

Why aren't there moderator elections on Meta.SE? [duplicate]

Why aren't there moderator elections here on Meta.SE? It seems to be moderated only by employees. I know that there aren't elections because here it shows no election history. Is there a reason for ...
2
votes
1answer
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How can I see the OP's new comments if the OP deleted his question after commenting?

Quick question: So a user asked a question which did not get any answers, so I was helping him in the comments. Then he commented further questions but deleted the question right after. I think he ...
2
votes
1answer
32 views

Should we remove personal information (name/email) from answers? [duplicate]

I came across a question where the answerer included their name/email in an answer, and solicits further communication there. Should these details be removed? They add nothing to the answer, and in ...
4
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0answers
24 views

Inconsistencies in SEDE URLs for meta sites

There is a weird inconsistency in the URL usage for meta sites inside the Data Explorer: For example, it's usually academia and meta.academia, but it can sometimes be arduino and arduinome. Why is ...
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28 views

Layout issue in Feed Activity of Stack Exchange Android app [duplicate]

App Version: 1.0.85 Device Manufacturer: htc Device Model: Nexus 9 OS Version: 6.0.1 (2960889) Activity is missing layout_weight in <RelativeLayout> from GroupView for JUST NOW,EARLIER ...
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0answers
26 views

Can't get Stack Exchange comment search to work [on hold]

I saw this link mentioned on a meta site: http://data.stackexchange.com/superuser/query/151786/search-posts-by-userid-comment-text?CommentText=windows#messages I tried entering my comment id and the ...
3
votes
2answers
51 views

What can/should be done (if anything) about spam addresses to my Stack Exchange address?

I have received two unsolicited advertisements to an address that has never been given to anyone except Stack Exchange (SE), and they are not from SE. The address hasn't even been used to log into SE ...
4
votes
1answer
61 views

Cannot post question due to low reputation

I am attempting to ask a question over in Math.stackexchange in which I need to include a rather long formula. I am using the method specified in this thread. Unfortunately due to 'low reputation' as ...
0
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2answers
45 views

Where can I ask about defragmenting?

On which Stack Exchange website can I ask about defragmentation of a PC?
5
votes
2answers
66 views

Discourage questions about Stack Overflow Documentation being posted here

Since the public beta release of Stack Overflow Documentation, a lot of questions about it have been posted here and migrated to Meta Stack Overflow (where they belong) subsequently. I have already ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

Look for published and requested topics while creating a new topic [migrated]

While trying to request a new topic, on a key press we are able to see already published topics/requests which is a handy feature to avoid posting duplicate materials: But unfortunately we don't ...
4
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0answers
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Is there a way to compare a suggested edit with Rejected and Edited result?

If a suggested edit is rejected and edited, the post history only shows the difference between original post and the end edit. Is there a way to see how big an edit of the rejecting reviewer was ...
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0answers
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What is the approval procedure of documentation [migrated]

I created one document in one of the tag. I saw the status which is saying STATUS:Awaiting approval How long generally this will take to approve and what is the standard procedure of approval.

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