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Questions about the meta site that every Stack Exchange site has (also called 'child metas').

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How do tag wikis work on private beta metas?

I am participating in a private beta, and on meta I asked a faq-proposed question. I wanted to make sure other users knew they could add the faq-proposed tag to propose questions to be tagged faq, so ...
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User deletions do not get reflected across the parent-meta relationship

A lot of things are carried across the parent-meta relationship for a user, but it appears that deletions do not. For example, if the parent account was deleted, you can still find the meta account by ...
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Show question suggestions of MetaSO on per-site-Metas [duplicate]

No, this is not a duplicate:I'm talking about all MSO questions in the suggested questions list, while @MadScientist wants to be able to view the faq posts on all per-site metas. That's a difference. ...
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Overflowing text in Hot Meta Posts box

I've noticed the text of the Hot Meta Posts box is not within its limits. I guess this would happen for any question with a word that's long enough:
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Make error message if a new user removes or misplaces the mandatory header text of meta questions about their own post more clear

Currently, when a new user makes a meta question about their own post specifically, they are prompted to enter a link to their post, and then they are given access to the per-site meta's question ...
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Add link to post which earned you the Quorum badge

Some badges, especially most of the ones which awarded for a single post, like Nice Answer, have a link to the post(s) where you earned that badge. For Quorum (one post with score of 2 on a child meta)...
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Broken links to per-site metas [closed]

Accessing per-site metas over HTTPS is officially unsupported and known to be broken (Accessing per-site metas gives 403 forbidden from cloudflare-nginx, Untrusted connection when visiting per-site ...
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Are rooms associated with per-site-metas shown when viewing a question?

I will include a rather lengthy explanation, which might be unnecessary for users familiar with the stuff I describe. Therefore: TL;DR: Per-site-metas can have chat rooms associated with them, too. ...
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Notification of voting activity on MSO posts [duplicate]

I use notifications in the "recent achivements" toolbar dropdown more to see whether people are upvoting/downvoting me than to see how much rep I'm going to get out of it. Consequently, it's ...
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Per-site-meta questions not showing up on network profile Top Questions [duplicate]

I was looking at Jin's network profile to find his posts on each pre-graduation meta site about the design choices. However, his Top Questions section includes no meta posts. His activity tab showed ...
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Have “Questions that may already have your answer” on other meta sites show results from MSE as well

The following question appeared on meta.webmasters: Accepted answer appearing below most voted answer However, it's already covered multiple times here on Meta Stack Exchange e.g. Vote ordering of ...
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When cleaning up tags, please use one post per tag so that real community input can be given

Please Don't Let This Happen To Your Site A recent problem surfaced on Meta Super User, where they have one question that they use for tag burnination/cleanup, and they just edit the question every ...
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SE 2.0 Meta doesn't award rep, but it refers to “rep”

I originally posted this on MSF, but it got no response, so at the suggestion made in a comment there, I'm reposting it here. (source: netstrata.com) This should be called "up-votes", or something ...
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Will having more than 1000 reputation points allow me to edit per site Meta posts as well?

Currently suggested edits are not permitted in the baby meta sites (per meta sites). If my reputation exceeds 1000 in the main site, will I be permitted to edit (not suggested edit but direct edit) ...
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Am I allowed to set Bounties on meta sites?

When I visit SE questions, I can see a "start a bounty" link, but I can't see it in meta sites? Am I not allowed to set bounty on meta (either here or on per-site metas)? Does it even make sense to do ...
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What tags exist by default on child metas?

Some tags are automatically created when a new child meta is spawned, including mod-only tags like featured and mandatory tags like discussion, as well as some ordinary tags like bounty, users, and ...
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Something is wrong with this user's suspension

This user is currently suspended on meta. There is however no hint of this on his user page except for the fact he has 1 reputation on meta and 21 on the main site. I picked a custom ban reason for ...
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How does a site initiate a request for having review audits?

This is a follow-up question to Which sites currently have review-audits? Not every site has review audits active. So, how does a site go about requesting to have review audits initiated? Is there ...
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Disappearing meta chatroom

(I previously asked this question at Mathematics Educators meta, where this answer suggested that I report it as a bug here on the main meta.) I regularly visit the Mathematics Educators chatrooms ...
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Please copy profiles to meta sites

The last time I edited my profile (around 2011-09-26 22:00) and the next-to-last time (a couple of weeks before), I edited it on Stack Overflow and clicked on “Copy Profile to all Stack Exchange ...
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Is this is a duplicate?

I think these questions are duplicates. MSO question: How many Stack Overflow accounts are banned from asking questions? MSE question: What happens to folks who get question banned, by and large? ...
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Add migration path to Mother Meta for per-site metas

There are multiple questions, feature-requests specifically, on per-site metas that affect the whole network. Migrating these questions here would make it seen by a larger community, likely bring it ...
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What's happening with this users account links?

I was looking at a puzzle on the Puzzling riddle sandbox, and I clicked on the user. This what I clicked on: That brought me here: Note the rep difference. Then I clicked in 'Main user', and I got ...
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Cannot access the per-site metas of only a few SE sites

I’m experiencing a very strange error these days; not sure if it started yesterday or two days ago. When trying to access the meta-sites of German, Travel, Anime & Manga and Academia. I get the ...
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Can we have the ability to undo up or downvotes on meta regardless of when you voted? [duplicate]

Can we make it so people can undo up or down votes regardless of time voted? I want this feature request only on the meta sites. Can we do this? If not, why? This would be helpful because sometimes ...
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What is the purpose of the flair on per-site metas?

Why do per-site metas offer flair? By this, I mean, are users really keen on knowledge about the Q&A site about something?
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Child meta sites mistakenly suggest user to acquire a badge which isn't avalable on that site [duplicate]

Check the following screenshot from CS meta: It says, Take the tour and earn your first badge Clicking the button redirects to the tour page of the main site and scrolling it doesn't change ...
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Add the “can no longer be reproduced” and “does not seek input and discussion” close reasons to all meta sites

Meta Stack Exchange and Meta Stack Overflow have two very useful off-topic close reasons in the closing dialog. I'm talking specifically about these two: This question does not appear to seek input ...
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User has 1 reputation on Interpersonal.SE but 189 on Interpersonal.meta [duplicate]

I was looking at the list of new meta members for IPS.SE and I came across a user UID #22035 looking at the profile you can see their reputation is exactly 189. But, if we go their main profile here ...
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The imported tag-info for default tags is ignored in revision history

There are several default tags which are automatically imported to all metas. (See also here.) It seems that some of them have been also imported with the tag-info. By looking at metas of some ...
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Should we be editing answers that have incorrect instructions now that the users' profiles interface has been redesigned?

For example I ran into this answer about how to access your flair. It had outdated information since the flair page link is not where it used to be now. So I edited it with a new screen shot and ...
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Android App and Baby Meta Sites

I would like to see the ability to switch between a site and its meta quickly in the android app instead of individually pinning the meta to the "Your Sites" tab. Users who have high reputation in ...
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Serial vote reversal strangeness? Bug or feature? [duplicate]

Something strange has been happening on meta.SciFi recently... Someone started a poll to see if people wanted to change the name of the main chat room. But at least twice now, I've voted on the ...
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Revision history links for wikis/excerpts for standard tags on metas (status-*, bug, discussion, etc) result in 404 error

The history links for the "standard" tags that are present on all metas (the mandatory ones like discussion and the mod-only ones like featured) don't work unless the tag has been edited at least once ...
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Unify the flag indicator and flag queue between meta and main sites [duplicate]

The flag queue on meta sites is separate from the flag queue on main sites. It's one more thing to check, and it's low-volume so there's no incentive to check it often because it would be empty most ...
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How is Yearling badge awarded on metas?

How is yearling badge calculated on (per site) metas? In particular, what is used as reputation? I would expect that the upvotes from meta are used here, bud this does not seem to be the case. (The ...
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Why do I get two notifications for the same question?

Since I am one of the moderators for Drupal Answers, I get notifications for every question asked on the meta site. Some minutes ago, I got two notifications for the same question. I have checked, ...
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Stop special-casing Stack Overflow's meta

Questions about why Stack Overflow does not share rep with Meta Stack Overflow are met with the response that meta.stackoverflow and stackoverflow do not share a "parent-child relationship" like the ...
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HTTPS certificate error for meta redirect pages (meta.<site>.stackexchange.com)

Visiting https://meta.security.stackexchange.com displays an HTTPS certificate error in Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 10. For reference, meta.<sitename>.stackexchange.com is the old URL ...
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How do new users on beta sites ask what's relevant when the meta has a reputation limit?

I want to ask a question on a beta site (stats), but I don't know if it's relevant. Attempting to ask on the stats meta site returns this: You must have at least 5 reputation on Statistical ...
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Why don't Meta upvotes count? [duplicate]

I searched around a bit for this question, but I could only find people wondering what happened to their reputation on Meta, rather than why. Recently I've been posting a few helpful questions on ELU ...
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Reputation is causing confusion on Meta Stack Exchange sites

Reputation and badges (known as 'rep' for the purposes of this post) seem to be confusing on Meta SE sites: Rep is not always the same between SE Main and SE Meta. Presumably this is due to caching. ...
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When can I edit on meta?

On per-site metas, low-rep users cannot suggest edits. Are there any other differences in the rules on editing posts on per-site metas or MSE?
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Notices of protected questions on child metas

I saw this notice on this question on Meta Stack Overflow. I think that "you must have earned at least 10 reputation on this site" is not really true, it should be "you must have earned at least 10 ...
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Why do network wide suspensions originate from per-site metas?

In the moderator annotation log suspensions that have been applied seem to be logged as originating from per-site-metas rather than the site themselves: Why is this? Is it a mistake in the wording ...
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Change dispute message on per-site Meta [duplicate]

Currently, if content is disputed on a per-site Meta, the message is. This post has been locked while disputes about its content are being resolved. For more info visit meta. ...with a link to ...
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People between 500 and 2000 reputation lost the edit button [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why can't I suggest edits on SE meta sites? See also this question on meta.tex.sx: I have a rep of 1843 on tex.sx. Yet I get no edit button on questions like this, only a ...
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Is there any requirement for the participation of Stack Exchange 2.0 moderators to the meta site for the site where they are moderators?

Is there a minimal participation that moderators on a Stack Exchange 2.0 site are supposed to have on the meta site associated to the site they are moderating? I am not referring to Stack Exchange ...
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Also show the meta accounts on the user's profile page

When I look at the accounts listed at a "users"-page (example), I do not see any of the meta accounts – not even when on meta.tex.stackexchange.com, at my own users-page, and choosing "view more": ...
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Tweets of meta posts should drop hashtags

(Inspired by another question, "tweets of meta questions".) As far as I can tell, the automatic Twitter tweets of foo.stackexchange.com posts are good for those who are looking for tweets about foo....