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 open discussion, this tag is probably the right one.

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What is the course of action if I find a better duplicate for a question already closed as duplicate?

What to do when I find a duplicate question - often already marked as duplicate, and I find that the question is indeed a duplicate, but much better answered in a different question, so that it may be ...
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How do I search for titles not containing a word

I wanted to find C++ questions containing placement new in an answer, but not in the title. I tried: [c++] placement new -title:placement This seemed to ignore the -title:placement term, as many of ...
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Where to ask programming related workplace question

My question is about a) an interview which I would place on "Workplace" and b) also uses many programming related terms, which would best suit "Stackoverflow". The question background is like this (I ...
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Where to ask: How to keep integrity of profiles in dual boot Windows / Linux when updating Firefox and Thunderbird?

This answer brought me here: https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/168104/149998 I found: What is the right way to share a Thunderbird profile between Ubuntu and Windows, and between several users? ...
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What site is best to ask about household appliances?

I am having a few issues with my iron at the moment and have searched for similar questions but there's doesn't appear to be a site. More specifically my question is: How do I de-calc an iron when ...
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Question about a site of flash memory performance

Where should I ask a question about where to find (site) performance data from flash NAND memory? I used some apps from Google Play ("Disk Speed / Performance Test" and "A1 SD Bench") to get some ...
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Pagination links for result pages too far down on last page

I'm looking at questions that have a particular tag attached to them. There are two pages worth, with very few on the second page of results. The links to other results pages are nowhere near the ...
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Where would I ask a question about screenshot automation?

I am searching for a solution that makes an automated screenshot of an AJAX-heavy page 10 seconds after it loaded. But Stack Overflow doesn't seem to be the right site for the question: Static caching ...
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I can't edit the Access tag wiki

At least once or twice a day someone asks a question about Microsoft Access using the access tag. However the much more accepted tag is ms-access. I've edited the ms-access wiki tag as I have ...
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Comment flag reasons with the link to CoC

What is the reason to separate the first two items in the comment flagging popup? This sepation makes me to think hard is I choosed the correct one. Furthermore, just imagine that the user has ...
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How do I sign in with the same profile on Stack Exchange sites, instead of being “userXXX”

I'm pretty sure you used to be able to link your existing Stack Exchange profiles together, but I just had to sign up from scratch on a site (as well as this one), with some random username. I'm ...
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Tag synonym - {android-,}edittext

Editing a post that had the tag edittext, I noticed that there was also an android-edittext tag. Looking at the wikis, the descriptions are identical except that edittext has a link to an example, so ...
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Why is Stack Overflow the only account shown in my reputation tab?

In Stack Exchange, it lists all my different communities properly. However, when I look at my reputation tab I can only see Stack Overflow. I'd like to see my reputation in all the communities, like ...
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Delete Gmail account from 'my logins'

I am gradually moving all of my accounts from all services to my iCloud account. This includes all my accounts from Stack Exchange. My question is how do I remove my Gmail login for SE? I have made a ...
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Where can I ask about Viber and WhatsApp?

I have a question about WhatsApp and Viber. Where can I ask about them on the Stack Exchange network? I'm lost with the multitude of sites. My Viber was originally on a British number which is now ...
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Where should I post a question about googlevideo.com and streaming sites?

I asked the question linked below on two sites so far, Stack Overflow and Super User. Both deleted it and referred me to the other site. I read the thing for both sites, and it seemed like it was ...
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Should meta be used for hypothetical problems?

A site that I'm active on sees a lot of meta posts for hypothetical problems. By hypothetical problems I mean that a problem hasn't actually occurred, but people want to find a solution to that ...
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How do I find the user that has been downvoted the most on a Stack Exchange website?

How do I find the user that has been downvoted the most (both in terms of answers or questions) on a Stack Exchange website?