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Questions tagged [site-recommendation]

After looking through the site list, https://stackexchange.com/sites, don't know where to ask your question on the Stack Exchange Network? Give as much detail as possible about the question you'd like to ask, and the community will help you find the appropriate site. Please phrase your question explicitly as a site recommendation, or it might be closed as blatantly off-topic.

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How do I view a Fortran program in Bash? [on hold]

I have built the program from this paper and this link. Once I make the program, I am unable to see the run order of the files. How do I view the run order of the parent program once it is built?
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Where should I post about computers / gears obsolescence and renewal in a company?

I'd to ask a question about how a company should manage efficiently to renew its stock of computers. It will be about policy but also the technical and human criteria they should consider for their ...
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Where to ask question about google maps

I've got a curiosity about google maps. I found in some areas of the regular roadmap, they use a different color schemes. I'd like to know why. Where would such a question be appropriate? There are ...
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Where do I ask general architecture and framework questions? [duplicate]

Where do I ask general architecture and framework questions? I want to build a content management system in .NET/C# that will work to a site similar to reddit and social media. I have a lot of ...
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Is there a Stack Exchange site where I can ask questions about colleges? [duplicate]

Which/is there a Stack Exchange site where it would be appropriate for me to ask for opinions or thoughts on colleges I am thinking about attending?
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Where can I ask questions regarding Electronics?

I am currently doing some electronics and microcontroller programming, and I have a couple of questions to ask the people here. Most of the questions are regarding wiring on breadboards and ...
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Where can questions about our community-run moderation tools be asked?

The question Smoke detector bad keyword detection was recently closed due to not being "about the software that powers the Stack Exchange network, within the scope defined in the help center." MEE is ...
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Where can I ask questions about sourcing custom displays?

I have a project where I am in need of a custom shaped display. I'm interested in asking something like: Where can I as a consumer purchase O-LED or LED screens in a custom shape and dimension such ...
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Is there a learning Stack Exchange site?

I am specifically looking for a site where I can get answers or share knowledge about how people learn things. What works and what doesn't. An example would be where a person asks questions about ...
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Where should I ask what tools or settings I should use to make a backup of a cloud Debian server for local Hyper-V deployment?

Where should I go to ask this question? I'm trying to make a backup of a cloud-based server running Debian 6.0 (Squeeze) to download and deploy into a local Hyper-V environment for testing ...
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Community for VOIP telephony

I have taken a look at all communities available at the Stack Exchange sites but I couldn't find any community for discussing VOIP telephony. What is the right place to post questions regarding VOIP ...
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Where to ask which Stack Exchange website is correct for my question? [duplicate]

The title says it, where should one ask about the correct Stack Exchange website to ask their question if they aren't sure? For example, I want to discuss why it is a popular opinion that North-...
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Where can I ask a question about upgrading Windows 7 computers to Windows 10 over the network?

Where can I ask the following question? I work in an IT department and we are searching for a way to update all of our Windows 7 computers to Windows 10 without bringing them in and PXE booting ...
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Where can I ask questions related to Cisco routers and GNS?

I am preparing for CCNP and I have many questions regarding GNS3, IOS and Cisco routers. I am confused where can I ask those questions. CISCO is a big community.
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Where should I post questions about algorithms: Stack Overflow or Software Engineering? [duplicate]

I'm taking Algorithms this term and I wanted to know where I should post questions about material in the course. Is it Stack Overflow or Software Engineering? Or other SE site? (I wasn't able to ...
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I find closed questions more useful than regular questions - is there a place for them on stack exchange? [duplicate]

From personal experience, I get more value out of SO when reading questions that are broad and opinionated than I do ones that meet the criteria for SO. It's difficult to not find SO questions like ...
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Which Stack Exchange is Appropriate for Questions regarding map based mobile libraries?

I have some questions regarding which mobile app library would be the most appropriate to use for a mobile map based app/game. Which stack exchange site would be the best for such questions? Seems ...
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What Area 51 questions belong here as opposed to Area 51 Discussion Zone?

There's an impressive body of Area 51-related questions here on Meta Stack Exchange, linked together with the area51 (1,688 questions as of the writing of this question) tag, but there is also a ...
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Where to ask about computers on Stack Exchange sites? [duplicate]

Well... I'm in a process of switching a motherboard in my pc and I don't really know where to ask about it. Is there a good place for such questions in the Stack Exchange community?
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Which stack exchange site would be ok to ask this question- What are the processors in machines [closed]

I come across one doubt Someone telling me assuming you had a 4 processor machine. Obviously this is about computer only but where can I ask this question like what is processor or are they coming ...
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Where to ask Nitrokey boot question?

I'm not sure where to ask the question below. The following sites came in my mind: unix.se: Because of my own affiliation with the Linux boot process, which the question is about for me. security.se: ...
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Where to ask about support for broken gaming console parts?

I have a Nintendo 3DS gaming system that I'm looking to repair. Here's the question I would be looking to ask: My circle pad for my 3Ds is broken, is there a way to have it fixed in a short time? ...
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Which site do I ask questions regarding installing Linux?

I wish to install Linux on my machine and have questions where can I ask them?
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Building and construction calculations

Is there a website for building and construction calculations software (such as CSI ETABS, XSteel/Tekla, CSI SAP2000, CSI SAFE, etc.) on Stack Exchange?
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Where can I ask this question about IS and IT solutions can improve the effectiveness and efficiency of business? [duplicate]

I need to put this It has been believed that “IS and IT solutions can improve the effectiveness and efficiency of business processes.” However, introducing IS and IT will cost money (in some ...
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Can I ask a question about how to organize source code? And where? [duplicate]

I asked a question a while back on Stack Overflow which pertained specifically to organizing source code of a large legacy multi-project system, which did seem a good fit for Stack Overflow. However, ...
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Where do I ask for a suggestion of a movie/documentary about running for office?

I want to ask for a movie that would show the negative aspects of running for office in the U.S. I believe you cannot ask for the identification of a movie on movies.stackexchange.com. Would it be ...
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Where can I ask questions about Siebel configuration?

I want to ask few questions about Siebel configuration, but I do not know where to ask'em. I followed startups.com and tried to post my questions there, but as a new-user I can't create new tags (...
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Where to ask questions about computer science history?

Where on SE is the best place to ask questions about computer science history?
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Is there any support in separating business process modeling questions into a new community?

I am wondering whether questions relating to business process modeling notations, styles, etc. that are not written from a programming point of but a business and modeling perspective should be dealt ...
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Where can I ask a question about the history of a patent?

Is there a place on the Stack Exchange network where I can ask questions about the history of a patent? For example, this could involve questions on whether products based on a certain patent were ...
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Where do I best ask my question about PayPal's prerequisites and obligations?

I have a question about PayPal and what just striked me, is that if it wouldn't be PayPal, where would I ask questions about websites and web-services? On "WebApps" it is not allowed, because there I ...
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Where do I ask question about DNS and hosts?

Specific question that I currently have relates to the output of dig and whois utilities. While these two are executed on two different systems (remote CentOS and Debian-based desktop in residential ...
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Where can I post generic software questions? [duplicate]

I want to post a question about hiding a particular tab in Google Chrome browser, but I am not sure which Stack Exchange site to post this question?
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Where can I ask a question about an error I'm getting in Debian? [duplicate]

This question is about an error of a sign of MikTeX in my computer with Debian. This error is E: El repositorio «http://miktex.org/download/debian stretch InRelease» no está firmado. This ...
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Where do I ask for naming advice for a future Perl (CPAN) Module?

I'm currently developing a Perl Module, but haven't yet decided on its name. I have a few ideas and would like to know if these are rather good or bad names. I'm also open to completely new ...
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Where should I ask about GitHub's history?

I am not asking about a programming question (rather, a history question), but said question concerns a programming website: GitHub. Where shall I post such question? The question I seek a locus for ...
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Where should I ask about a text font used somewhere?

Is there any SE site where I can ask users tell me/help me find what the font used in some media (movie, picture, whatever) is? If so, which one?
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Where can I ask for algorithm recommendations? [duplicate]

I recently asked this question on Stack Overflow, now moved to Software Recommendations. Where can I ask about algorithm recommendations? Because there are two algorithms for what I'm trying to ...
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Where should I post a Windows PowerShell question? [duplicate]

Should it ask it in StackOverflow, Superuser or any other site? The question is related to how to find some files in the filesystem.
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Where should I ask questions about how a technology works?

Something I've never understood about parallel programming/operating systems is how a computer can use less than 100% of its processing power. (This is probably due to the fact that my college OS ...
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Is there a Stack Exchange site for cars, e.g. finding what is horse power etc

I am looking to buy a car and do not know what some jargon means, like what to look for e.g. MPG or BHP, so I was wondering if there was a stack that can answer my question pre-buying.
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Which Stack Exchange site to ask for a method for calculating a salary to ask for based on my hourly rate?

I used to think that the Programmers stack would be the place to do so, but now the Software Engineering closed some questions like it, so is there a place to ask this? What I want to know is how ...
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Which Stack Exchange site should I use to ask about RDF and SPARQL datasets?

Where should I ask questions concerning semantic data? Specifically, my question is about geographic data concerning an ontology derived from OpenStreetMap in RDF which I will query using SPARQL. I ...
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Why don't we have a social sciences site? [duplicate]

I am a graduate in biology and have worked on a thesis in the humanities titled 'Social science in the age of biology'. It discusses how biologists adopt different approaches to questions pertaining ...
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Where to ask about creating a 3D model from a mould?

I'm not sure which Stack Exchange to post this on, so I'm asking for recommendation to a Stack Exchange about 3D printing/3DS Max Models. My question is, how can you scan in a mould you made at home, ...
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Is there a Stack Exchange site to ask for language identification?

I'm curious what the writing on the back of this truck says, and what language it is. Is there a proper SE site where I can post that as a question?
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Finding Stack Exchange site for mathematical writing

I have a question on mathematical writing. Which Stack Exchange site would be appropriate for this? Writing seems to be the ideal choice. But, mathematical writing seems to be not on agreement with ...
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Where to ask questions about a Wordpress plugin?

Where can I ask questions about the code of a Wordpress plugin? Can I ask it on Stack Overflow?