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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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Where can I ask about the required standards for one industrial production?

We are one company in the dental industry field (I am an Electrical Engineer). We need to produce a dental vacuum former sheet for nightguard & bleaching sheet tray. Like these sheets. So we ...
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what should I do if I don't get answer in stack overflow [duplicate]

I post one php related question on stack overflow but I don't get answer yet.. What should I do.. How my question get reviewed by many user so I get at-least response to my question
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App opens with error message whenever I try to log in using a mobile browser

I want to edit my profile. So I opened the site on Chrome. But when I want to log in, I can't. I get an error message: Sorry, we could not load question. Loading in browser instead... ...and then ...
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Why are closed questions shown an option to protect? [duplicate]

When we reach a reputation of 15k, we are able to protect a question. Intention behind this privilege is preventing questions from getting non spam answers and low quality answers when the question is ...
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Unlink Facebook login for Stack Exchange profile [duplicate]

When I first started with Stack Exchange I created a profile through a Facebook link. I am about to delete that Facebook account and was wondering if there was a way to 'unlink' my current Facebook ...
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When will Winter Bash 2018 start? [duplicate]

It's that time of year again. When will Winter Bash 2018 start? @animuson I'm expecting a similar answer puzzle to last year.
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How can I make a new account when I am question banned? [duplicate]

I have an account on Seasoned Advice, but it has been question banned. I would like to create an additional account so I can continue to ask questions. How can I do this?
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What happened with this attempted migration? I've used all the mod tools I know about and I still can't figure it out

Today a question was asked on Writing. Five users voted to close as off-topic, belongs on another site (English, a defined migration path for us). The question shows as on hold, off-topic with no ...
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Will I get a notification after my post ban will be removed?

I am currently banned from giving answers on Stack Overflow, and I want to know if there will be some kind of notification after the ban will get removed?
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How do I put on a widget in my own Stack Exchange profile?

I saw that someone put a widget or .gif into their profile section on Stack Overflow. How can I put on a widget in my own profile? [UPDATE]: e.g. This user added a flair widget of Stack Exchange ...
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How to format as code in Stack Exchange mobile app

How to write code when asking a question in the Stack Exchange mobile app? For example, on the computer, we arrange code by just pressing Ctrl+K. What should I do in the mobile app?
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Editing help sometimes mysteriously lacks LaTeX information

On some sites, e.g. https://meta.stackexchange.com/editing-help, there is help for LaTeX, and on some sites LaTeX information is mysteriously absent with no explanation. Why? This can lead a user (...
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What happened to meta Town Hall chats?

As the title of the announcement post suggests, Town Hall chats are currently on hiatus. Why were they discontinued after six sessions? Weren't there plans to run them every two weeks? If I remember ...
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Do undeleted and re-deleted questions accumulate multiple, negative, hidden flags, and is this a desired behaviour or a bug?

It's not permitted to edit a self-deleted question. To do so, one must first undelete it. Having previously deleted a few of my own questions which the Math Overflow community deemed inappropriate, I ...
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How can I delete a duplicate question? [duplicate]

Here there is a "insightful" question about basic programming with 105 upvotes, and it has got 14 answers. But okay, life is not fair , so asking about the unfairness also gets 75 upvotes. ...
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Login request failed with using Google account [duplicate]

I made an account of Stack Overflow and Stack Exchange with my Google account just a few hours ago. I do want to use this contents (Stack Overflow, something like that), so I try to log in with my ...
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How do I indent text?

I presently must copy and paste Em Space,  , from a website or my profile to indent text. Any easier solution without relying on other websites? This question has probably been asked before, but I ...
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Area51 SE is not available on the DE iOS app [duplicate]

Is there a reason for the fact that Area 51 is not available on mobile? Will Area 51 be available on the mobile version of the SE app soon?
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Are comments visible to mods while reviewing an answer flag?

Are comments visible to mods while reviewing a flag on an answer? Does it vary by site? I understand that mods are busy, so I want to make sure to communicate better in the future. For context, here'...
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How to handle SO copycat fraud site? [duplicate]

I was just searching for a programming solution via duckduckgo and by clicking one of the top results I ended up on stackoverflowhot.com. This website is an exact copy of Stackoverflow.com and only ...
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Still showing up as “new contributor” more than 3 weeks after joining [duplicate]

I've been here on meta SE for almost a month now, but on all my posts I still show up as a "new contributor". I've seen plenty of people who have been a member for barely over a week, but they don't ...
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Stack Exchange site not redirecting us to chat after long series of comments?

In this question the Stack Exchange site Stack Overflow doesn't suggest the link to redirect us to the discussion although we had a long series of comments. Should long series of comments always be ...
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How do I change which Google account used for login?

Going through this process and accounting for this answer I am unable to change my Google account associated with my profile. Even going through this process: Open incognito chrome Log into my SE ...
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Why do some tag info pages show who created them and others don't?

Some tag info pages show who created the tag: while others don't. I'm pretty sure I created that one as well, if you hover over the timestamp you can see when it was created: which more or less ...
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Are bounties refunded on deleted questions? [duplicate]

I've researched here on MSE, but I haven't found a definitive answer to whether bounties are refunded on deleted questions. According to this post, bounties are not refundable. Does this also apply to ...
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How can I see how many up/down votes I've cast on a given day?

I'm trying to figure out how many more votes I can cast today, and to do that I need to know how any votes I've already cast today. I've already checked the Help Center for information, but no luck. ...
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Is there a site where I can ask about issues with Nexys 4 DDR (FPGA) boards?

I have a question about programming with specific units (an LED or the 7-segment display) on the Nexys 4 DDR FPGA board. Is there a Stack Exchange site where it may fit?
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Is this possible to remove a moderator status tag if I change my question?

I asked this question here on MSE a while ago, as a feature-request, which later got rejected by a moderator. After doing edits to most of my questions, I thought it would be a good idea to change the ...
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How to search for sites having a certain tag?

I want the list of Stack Exchange sites that support a tag, let's say sun. How to find a list of all sites that have the sun as one of the tags, instead of searching in all individual sites?
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iOS app: Unable to log in with Google OpenID [duplicate]

Just got a new iPad Pro, installed the SE app and tried to log in using my Google OpenID. Getting this error every time (including deleting and reinstalling the app): On the first try I go through ...
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How can we use the RSS feeds?

This question is asking in regards to the permissibility aspect of the RSS feeds that are scattered around the sites. What can we use them for? Can a website / app be made around the data that they ...
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Will the “Too many requests” ban last longer next time you receive it? [duplicate]

I just got the "Too many requests" ban on Stack Exchange, which lasts about 5 minutes. I'm still trying to avoid the ban again, but I do still worry the next time I receive the ban, it would last a ...
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Large delay when earning reputation back from deleted question [duplicate]

Whenever I do a question and it receives a large number of downvotes, I usually tend to delete them instead of editing, as I am nervous about losing my reputation. From my past experience with Stack ...
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Extra square bracket ([) when uploading image

I was making a post on the gamedev meta and after I posted it I noticed that between the Header and the image I first uploaded there was a trailing [ and I went to edit the post and remove it, only... ...
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Which Stack Exchange website is for mobiles? [duplicate]

I know so many Stack Exchange sites, but I'm a bit confused about where to ask about problems we face in our cell phones. Or any type of any other electronic device. I am facing so many problems with ...
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How to see number of people who visit a site every day on graduated sites?

I've been wanting to see the number of people who visit a graduated site every day. (The sidebar that contains this info is only visible on beta sites.) The help page for the "access to site ...
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Are mails from support@stackoverflow.com reply-able?

I submitted a support ticket via /contact and got an email from support@stackoverflow.com as a response. If I want to supply additional information about that support ticket, can I reply to that mail ...
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Too many requests made by this IP. Key reason? [duplicate]

This is may seem as a duplicate but I want to get this straight. I am sending some requests to the Stack Exchange API for a project I am running. But after testing it I get this response: {'error_id':...
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Why are there so many meta questions on Meta Stack Overflow that belong here?

I've noticed that on Meta Stack Overflow, there are lots of questions that should be here on Meta Stack Exchange instead. Why is this?
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How to write math with LaTeX? [duplicate]

According to the tutorials, you're supposed to use $ to indicate LaTeX math, but the syntax is never mentioned anywhere. Writing$$...math...$$ doesn't do anything, and neither does writing $\frac{1}{...
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The correct usage of tags Chat Support mobile-web 'bug-feature request discussion support' [duplicate]

I am new here. I was wanting to know if you can use tags whenever I am answering another person's questions? Tags have me a bit confused? Chat Support mobile-web 'bug-feature request discussion ...
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Search a keyword in all the answers to my own questions [duplicate]

weeks ago, I read a good answer to my question, I only remember there's a key word python3.8 in the answer. How could I search the python3.8 through all the answers I got.
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Is the revenue made by the Amazon Affiliate link rewriting enough to offset the costs of maintaining it?

As most of us active here know, all Amazon links that are posted here (at least for U.S. amazon.com, not for Amazon in other countries, e.g. amazon.co.uk, amazon.in, etc.) are rewritten to go through ...
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In the annual rep league, why isn't the difference between rep earned this year and total rep always the same?

In the annual rep league here on Meta Stack Exchange, it shows that I've earned 9,876 rep this year, and 10,359 rep overall. (It's updated every day at 0:00 UTC, and I so far have earned 1 rep today, ...
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Is there a way of hiding my network profile from my profile on individual sites? [duplicate]

I participate in several of the SEs. I use different aliases for each one, but I notice that regardless, people can look at my profile on all of them once they access my profile on one of them. On ...
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Are links to questions in tag wiki supposed to be automatically converted in question titles?

I edited a tag wiki in the site I moderate, and I noticed that while the links are converted to question titles in the preview, this doesn't happen in the tag wiki. Compare the previous ...
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How do I match the feed to what I see in the browser?

I'm trying to match the questions I see on this page: https://meta.stackexchange.com/?tab=month To an RSS feed, e.g. https://meta.stackexchange.com/feeds/month But I'm seeing different results. Even ...
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Where to ask for household repairs [duplicate]

I wonder if there is a place on Stack Exchange where I can ask for advice when repairing household appliances. Like a washing machine that is shocking people from the drum, or a TV with interference ...
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Stack Exchange API - Obtaining the Tag Watchers Count

I've reviewed the entire Stack Exchange API v2.2 and have not found how to obtain the tag Watchers Count; e.g.: How to obtain the 'watchers' count using the Stack Exchange API?
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How do I upload images in chat rooms?

I wanted to upload several images to chat rooms, but apparently, I cannot find a way of finding a button to upload images to a Stack Exchange chat room. The only way I think I can post images is by ...