Lately, the use of ChatGPT on the network has become controversial, with Stack Overflow completely banning using generated text for content and several other sites considering bans.

Could we get a list of threads and policies so that we can all get a high-level view of what is going on both network-wide and in different corners of the network?

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    Related Where to ask / migrate questions about ChatGPT
    – Rubén
    Commented Dec 18, 2022 at 1:27
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    I want to thank you for this question, and you & everyone who's contributed for the answer here. I've been looking through these discussions on a semi-regular basis. It has been immensely valuable for understanding the broader opinions, how they vary from site to site, and how they evolve with time.
    – Slate StaffMod
    Commented Jan 3, 2023 at 18:55

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3D Printing AI generated content is problematic
Academia Banned In favour, enabled
Amateur Radio TBD.
Android Enthusiasts How should we treat ChatGPT (and other AI-generated) posts?
Anime & Manga How should we treat ChatGPT (and other AI-generated) posts?
Arduino TBD.
Arqade Should we ban AI-generated content on Arqade? In favour, enabled
Artificial Intelligence Please do not post AI-generated content as actual posts
Arts & Crafts What is the Arts & Crafts site policy for AI-generated content?
Ask Ubuntu In favour
Astronomy Should we at least temporarily ban chatbot-generated content (e.g. chatGPT) until it becomes clearer what it means for Stack Exchange?
Blender Should posts generated with the help of AI be marked as AI-generated content?
Bicycles Proposed ChatGPT Ban
Biology Ban ChatGPT and AI-generated answers on Biology.SE
Chemistry What is official policy toward AI generated content on Chemistry SE? In favour. also this. enabled
Chess Acceptability of ChatGPT generated answers on Chess SE
Christianity Are you using AI to answer questions here? Banned In favour
Code Golf Not needed
Code Review What Site Policy should we have for code written by ChatGPT?
Community Building TBD.
Cross Validated What to do about answers written by ChatGPT Opted out
Cryptography What should our policy on AI-generated answers be?
Data Science On AI-generated answers
Database Administrators Are ChatGPT answers allowed here?
DevOps meta discussion
Earth Science Should we define an ESSE AI-use policy?
Electrical Engineering
English Language & Usage Announcement: AI generated answers are officially banned here
English Language Learners
Ethereum Accounts farming rep using chatGPT
French Language • Langue française FSE Policy on AI?
Gardening & Landscaping What is the Gardening and Landscaping position on posts generated by ChatGPT?
GenAI Is it acceptable to post AI-generated answers?
Geographic Information Systems What is our policy on AI-generated content in GIS SE?
Graphic Design Are artificial intelligence answers permitted?
History Should there be a policy on History SE for the use of AI-generated answers? Banned Requested
History of Science and Mathematics What is HSMSE policy on ChatGPT?
Home Improvement Can we get the "No AI" banner enabled? Banned Requested
Interpersonal Skills How do we deal with chatGPT generated answers?
Japanese Are AI-generated answers banned?
Latin Why are you banning chatGPT answers?
Literature Does Literature [our site] have a policy on AI-generated content?
Math Educators Guidelines for Questions Posted on Math Educators SE
Mathematics in favour
Medical Sciences Ban ChatGPT and AI-generated answers on MedicalSciences.SE Banned Yes
Movies & TV How should we deal with AI-generated posts? In favour, enabled
Music: Practice & Theory Discussion of content generated by machine learning, AKA "AI"
Open Source Should ChatGPT- and similar AI-generated content be banned?
Operations Research How do we handle AI-generated answers?
Parenting Policy on ChatGPT generated posts
Personal Finance & Money
Pets Community poll: Do we want a banner warning against AI generated answers? Banned Yes, enabled
Physical Fitness What to do about AI bots
Physics Please don't use computer-generated text for questions or answers on Physics In favour
Politics Use of ChatGPT to provide answers Banned Yes
Programming Language Design and Implementation Should we ban AI-generated answers? Banned
Project Management AI-Generated Answers on Project Management Standard policy - attribution required No support, but also no objections, for banner
Psychology & Neuroscience Ban ChatGPT and AI-generated answers on Psych & Neuro.SE
Puzzling Is ChatGPT allowed for solving puzzles?
Retrocomputing ChatGPT- Yes or No?
Reverse Engineering StackOverflow states: "Temporary policy: ChatGPT is banned" -- What should be our policy? Same or not?
Robotics Use of ChatGPT is inappropriate for Robotics questions
Role-Playing Games Banned No thanks
Science Fiction & Fantasy Should AI-generated posts be allowed?
Seasoned Advice Policy on ChatGPT generated posts
Server Fault ChatGPT Answers Not Permitted
Signal Processing
Skeptics meta discussion
Software Engineering Avoid using ChatGPT or other AI-powered solutions to generate answers to questions on Software Engineering Prohibited Yes - answer banner
Space Exploration
Stack Apps AI generated content should NOT be allowed on Stack Apps
Stack Overflow Banned Yes
Stack Overflow на русском Почему публикация ответов созданных GPT и ChatGPT недопустима?
Stack Overflow en español In favour
Stack Overflow em Português Conteúdo gerado por ChatGPT não é permitido na rede
Super User
TeX - LaTeX Should AI answers be banned?
The Workplace What is our stance regarding AI-generated answers?
Travel ChatGPT on Travel.stackexchange
Unix & Linux How do we want to handle AI-generated answers? In favour
Vi and Vim People are using ChatGPT to answer my question, and I think this is inappropriate
Web Applications Should GPT / ChatGPT generated answers be banned? In favour
Worldbuilding In favour, enabled
Writing AI-generated answers are no longer allowed on Writing.SE Banned Yes Please

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