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Small typo on common reasons for edits

On HelpCenter in section When should I edit posts? where the common reasons for edits are listed as bullet list the 3rd point should be To add additional information only found in comments, so all ...
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How can we edit the “Flag Posts” help page to indicate that users gain the ability to flag to close at 50 rep?

The Flag Posts help page says the privilege is awarded at 15 rep, which is true. However, there is no indication on that page that the ability to "flag to close" actually requires 50 rep. (See the ...
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Circular reference in Help --> Other (aka “contact us directly”)

This rough diagram should explain what I mean: (reference) The "If your issue was not covered above, please feel free to contact us directly" line should be removed from the page it's referring ...
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When creating a chat room, the link to the FAQ redirects to the site tour

The page for creating a new chat room includes the following message. Rooms are each associated with a specific site in the Stack Exchange Network, and are expected to be on the same topic as ...
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“contact us” in footer still leads to old help center

The Help Center went through a very major face lift recently and got a new URL. All sites are now linking to it by "help" link both on top and in the bottom of every page. However, the footer ...
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How much reputation do you need to edit the privileges wiki?

Related: Edit everything as a privilege? It looks as if you probably gain the ability to edit privilege wikis at the same level you gain "edit questions and answers" ability, however the privilege ...
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Why isn't providing feedback mandatory on downvotes, and why are ideas suggesting such negatively received?

This question was originally from this Meta Stack Overflow question. While there are many posts related to this issue which get closed as duplicates of Encouraging people to explain downvotes, ...
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What happen to Cross Validated faq page [duplicate]

When I tried to access Cross Validated faq page, It get redirect to about page. So my question is : What happen to Cross Validated faq page.
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Can we not hide the Help Center under the “help” option

This could be part of my related question but the request here is actually quite different. Instead of shouting to new users, "HERES THE HELP CENTER", how about we make it more accessible to any users....
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Why can I no longer ask questions when all I did was ask some simple questions? [duplicate]

I have asked the three questions below, one of which I deleted myself. How can Stack Overflow block me from asking further questions? It seems Stack Overflow is not for beginners, but just for people ...
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Why should the Help Page provide information on the website only?

The Help Center of Buddhism SE is very resourceful for including a list of resources, which in my experience the only site that make use of this section. Some arguments: Putting content about the ...
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FAQ for Stack Exchange sites

Community FAQ For sites in the Stack Exchange 2.0 network To see a list of commonly used words and phrases, see the glossary. For official guidance from Stack Exchange, visit the Help Center. ...
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Stack Exchange Moderator FAQ

As per the FAQ for Stack Exchange sites, this FAQ will serve the following purposes: To be the canonical reference for moderators across the Stack Exchange sites for things that are beyond question (...
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Help Center: add links to FAQs in detailed topics

My initial search context: I looked at the SO Help Center to find information about inserting an image into a post. Not just doing it - get to know the mechanics/ errors/ whatever. As the main help ...
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Should we update the wording to reflect the new help center in closed banners? [duplicate]

Since the debut of the new help center links to the FAQ (domain/faq) now redirects to domain/help. The wording in the closed banners however, still mentions, and links to, the FAQ. To me, it looks ...

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