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Questions tagged [support]

A request for assistance with one of the site's features, or a question where you're expecting a concrete answer, and not discussion. If your question is not reporting a bug, requesting a new feature, or soliciting opinionated discussion, this tag is probably the right one.

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Spam links in an already upvoted answer of a locked question

An answer to a controversial question here has a link pointing to a completely unrelated site about drugs: Docu: http://nubyonrails.com/articles/about-this-blog-beanstalk-messaging- Notice how it ...
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Do delete/undelete votes age away? [duplicate]

This doesn't seem to be specificed in the docs and the FAQ. I see this suggested in Let's Plan the Second Iteration of the Stack Exchange Quality Project! (10.2016) and mentioned as an existing ...
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How to use TEX $$\begin{array}{l} … \end{array}$$ inside a quote?

I want to use a TEX-formatted content inside a quote. But the following code does not work: > $$\begin{array}{l} > a = b,\\ > c = d > \end{array}$$ How to solve this?
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Why the number in league link is changed?

Today I noticed that the number of community (?) is changed in reputation league address. E.g. it was 355 before and now is 609 for Stack Overflow in Russian: The old link now refers to 404 page. ...
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Where should I ask questions about a problem with my Android app? [duplicate]

I am new and really confused where to ask my questions. My questions are related to an Android app. I am learning app development but my app is crashing after tapping a button. I can provide code of ...
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What's rate limiting And how can i ask yet another question? [duplicate]

I just get a question ban it says : You have reached your question limit How can i improve my questions ?
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How do I reset location info and avatar in my profile across all sites?

I would like to set my location message to the default message on all communities. I would also like to make the icon the same as my Gravatar.
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Deleting Main Stack Exchange Account [duplicate]

I want to completely delete everything I have with Stack Exchange, but I can only delete the accounts on specific communities. The main stackexchange.com account doesn't seem to have an option to ...
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How can I access to my previous account? [duplicate]

I have an account in Stack Exchange communities. I use OpenID login, but apparently I can't do this any more. I add Google address as they asked, but it creates this new account and I lose all my ...
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Space triggers confirm dialog regarding reversal of vote on comments

I use space to scroll down on the page, but a recent change has left me unable to do this after upvoting a comment. Previously it would just keep scrolling, but now it triggers an attempt of undoing ...
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How to rate off-topic comments in comment evaluator?

I opened the comment evaluator today and the very first comment was: Have you had a solution already? I'm facing the same case as yours. This is clearly not a "fine" comment, since it's unwanted (...
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Underline appearing for hyperlinks

All the hyperlinks in the Post and Comments in the site are displaying with an underline. Sample link. Previously the hyperlinks are displaying without an underline. While edit the post, in the "...
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Data Explorer query to get my post with specific tag

I would like to select all my posts with a specific tag with Data Explorer. Some posts may have multiple tags. If my specific tag is say powerbi I would like to select also all the posts that have ...
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Is it possible to retrieve comments deleted by a moderator?

I believe a moderator inappropriately deleted some of my comments. I have about 5K reputation there, and I am quite aware of the rules of Stack Exchange (SE) in general. My comments were ...
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Posting timeout because of bad tags

I am currently undergoing a posting timeout on the IoT site: But I have never posted anything (successfully): I think I tried to post a question, but I lacked the rep to create a new tag. I then ...
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What happens to my votes I cast when I was <15? [duplicate]

I joined SE network sites. As I am new, I have low reputation. As a part of contribution, I cast votes. But when I cast votes, I see the following message. Today, I gained 15 reputation on money....
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German sharp S or eszett

How can I write the German sharp S or 'eszett' (ß) in a question here? In LaTeX it is written like {\ss} but that doesn't seem to work.
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Can moderators get access to Community user and perform moderation activities?

According to its profile description, the Community user can perform some actions like bumping old unanswered questions, deleting unwanted questions, tag tuning etc., but there are some unmentioned ...
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Why is it called “initial revision” if it's not a revision?

When you look at a post's edit history you can see each version of the question going back to the original version. Each version has a number next to it, starting with 1 for the original version. On ...
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Is there a way to disable responsiveness network-wide? (If not, can we add one?)

In the footer, there is a "Disable Responsiveness" link that toggles responsiveness on the current SE site: But I don't like responsiveness and would prefer to disable it across the entire SE network,...
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How to direct attention of another SE site visitors to a relevant question on another SE site

Suppose I posted a question on an SE site. I know there are 2-3 other SE sites whose regular visitors would also be able to give good answers. How do I bring their attention to my question?
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Not receiving notifications on my new phone from android app

I have app version 1.0.95 beta and android os 8.0.0. My new phone is Samsung galaxy note 8, and the stack exchange app was installed automatically when I set the phone up (it's a warranty replacement)....
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Is it possible to get more detailed voting information? [duplicate]

I'm doing some research on Stack Exchange data. It would be helpful for our research to get more detailed information on voting. I understand this is not generally available in the information Stack ...
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Where can I ask for PS4 games for 6-year-old kids? [duplicate]

Is there a SE site in which a question similar to "what are some PS4 games good for 6-year-old kids?" on-topic? (I know that questions starting with "what are some [...]" aren't usually a good fit for ...
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Why did an answer stating reasons for the questions eventual deletion get deleted & earn negative reputation? [migrated]

I answered to the question below pointing out the exact reasons why the question got put on hold and deleted eventually. My answer had 10 upvote events, 2 downvote events and a comment with the same ...
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Where should I direct this question about SEO on a website that isn’t mine?

The question was as follows: What is the purpose of these low DA, high number of outbound linking sites? I've noticed a particular website getting a lot of backlinks from .tk, .gq and other ...
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Where to ask questions about reincarnation?

Is there any Stack Exchange site suitable for asking questions about reincarnation? Basically I want to ask “Is there any scientific proof for reincarnation?” or “Is there any scientific evidence ...
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Does code snippet support CSS modules?

I want to ask a question related to CSS modules (https://github.com/css-modules). Is it possible to use CSS module syntax in a snippet? Such as @value? If yes, how can I enable it?
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What should I do when the bounty expired but none of the answers really solves the problem?

I have this question on Stackoverflow with a bounty that expired a few hours ago: WCAG: Firefox and Edge don't show outline on focussed input elements when styles are applied Currently there are ...
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StackOverflow Teams: Team goals List [migrated]

How to Teams manage their Team goals list? This list appears at the top right-hand part in the team-specific part of StackOverflow. I was wondering if this is a customizable component? I.e. is ...
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I'm not notified when reputation changes

I'm on the latest version of Chrome, Windows 10. It happened a couple of times this week, that when someone upvotes my questions, I don't get notified (the green +5 in the top navbar doesn't show) ...
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How can I get reputation points temporarily

People learn about the mistakes once they make it. I am long time user and occasional user of SO. I am currently at a situation where having 2k reputation for bounties would help me tremendously. I ...
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Why is it so easy to downvote? [duplicate]

I am a bit new to the Stack Exchange community and its variants. I have noticed it has quite the cult following with enthusiasts at every corner who would be more than willing to help others in the ...
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Can I add examples/citations to another person's answer? [duplicate]

Recently I was asking a question on the Stack Exchange network and received a very brief description of how to handle my issue. Unfortunately the answer didn't have any citations or examples. As ...
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Rule clarification for Enlightened badge (again, I know) [duplicate]

I know that this very question was asked before (more than once), but the answers don't apply here. This answer was the first and only one given, was accepted with 10 votes, but didn't result in the ...
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Is it possible to find out whether a post got into the LQP review queue by an automated process or by manual flagging?

When a post appears in the review queue, it is possible to find out whether it was picked by software or whether it has been flagged manually? I recall seeing this message on some posts in the Low ...
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Why does Movies & TV prevent guests from posting? [on hold]

Movies & TV, unlike most Stack Exchange sites, prevents unregistered users from posting questions or answers. Why so? When I try to post a answer for this question anonymously. It doesn't allow ...
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How to use MathJax on the mobile web chat?

How do I make MathJax work on the mobile web chat without using Tampermonkey?
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Unable to fetch data from the Stack Overflow API (too many requests)

I am trying to fetch API data from:     api.stackexchange.com/2.2/questions?site=stackoverflow... But I am getting the error: {error_id: 502, error_message: "too many requests from this ...
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How to set a no break in keyboard shortcuts?

I'm wondering if it's possible to set a keyboard shortcut reference to be no breakable Example: As is: Keyboard shortcuts are shown in menus, contextual menus and by (on Windows) pressing Ctrl+/ ...
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Why was a vertical line added on the left for users who collapse the left navigation? Can it please be removed?

I noticed that a vertical line has begun appearing on the left of every page in the new responsive layout, if I have the left navigation collapsed in my account settings. See screenshots: ...
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Disclosure for links in comments

We know that in answers (and by extension, questions), adding a relevant link is acceptable as long as any affiliation is disclosed, otherwise it counts as spam. This is true even if the username of ...
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Can we have some statistics on the potential change in rate of comment flags?

With the changes in the Code of Conduct and all the publicity around being unwelcoming. It feels like we've been on an express train of changes. I could be wrong, but I suspect there's been a rise in ...
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Sanity check with browser support

we support the last two versions of the browsers that we see the vast majority of our visitors actually use. Which browsers are officially supported, and what else do I need? We're committed to ...
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Unable to see any image [duplicate]

I have tried all browsers and even the mobile app but I am unable to see any picture that's there, in questions/ answers/ chat. From physics chatroom: https://imgur.com/a/3oy29SS As evidence, here ...
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Denied based on opinion questions [duplicate]

Why people downvoted me since I wanna hear some opinions and why is this forbidden? Should repositories only be package visibility?
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What licence is subscriber content provided under 4.0, 3.0 or them all?

In the footer it says: site design / logo © 2018 Stack Exchange Inc; user contributions licensed under cc by-sa 3.0 with attribution required. rev 2018.8.7.31273 However, in the footer under ...
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How can I unblock my self to stackoverflow to ask query? [duplicate]

How can I unblock my self to stackoverflow to ask Question? Can somebody help me? Thanks in advance.
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i.stack.imgur seems to be down [duplicate]

All images loaded through the Stack Exchange Imgur API seem to be not working (and the webpage doesn't load either): When I go to the actual image link I get: imgur.com still works.