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Best place to see what Stack Exchange site is about? [duplicate]

I want to know where I can find information about Stack Exchange site after joining the site. Normaly I would read the site information before I will join it and manage my questions accordingly, but ...
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Profanity on the main page

On linguistic sites, for example on Русский язык, it is rather appropriate to discuss obscene vocabulary. We on rus.SE use a special tag to indicate this kind of stuff (in order to allow some people ...
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Is resources reduction one of the important reasons that questions/answers are deleted?

Today I clicked a link to a question on SO and got, 404 - This question was removed from Stack Overflow for reasons of moderation. That took me to another page, Why and how are some questions deleted?...
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Stack Exchange iOS app not working?

I'm currently unable to access anything via the Stack Exchange app under iOS; is this a known issue?
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Reputation Retained After Deleting Answer on Migrated Question?

A couple of years ago, I answered a question (*) on EE.SE that was subsequently migrated to Home Improvement. Prior to migration my answer had IIRC about 5 upvotes. I didn't have an account on Home ...
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Can we enable tracking a badge statistic even if you already have the badge?

There is a page in the user profile where you can choose which badge to track next. This page shows your current progress towards the badge: I am often interested in seeing my statistics even when I ...
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Why do I see tags that I don't watch?

Why do I sometimes see questions with tags that I don't watch on the home page? I dislike it and I always have to add a new tag to my list of ignored tags. Will there be an upgrade to this feature ? ...
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When gravatar is not loaded the “title” text is displayed in sidebar - Google Chrome browser

In the chat room section placeholder for the side bar, if any of the user's gravatar is not loaded, the title text is displayed inside the box, it contains the user name along with when was he/she ...
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1answer
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Job posting on other Stack Exchange sites

Is there any way of putting job posts on video.stackexchange.com? My workplace has a couple of video related jobs going, but I don't want to put them in the wrong place. I couldn't see anything in ...
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Make favorite tags to show on the left bar

It would be nice to have your favorite/watched tags to show up on the left column. This way I can quickly job to the tags of interest when I visit the exchange site.
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Cannot sign up to Area 51 [duplicate]

I cannot sign up to Area 51. The error is Unable to log in with your OpenID provider: An unexpected error occurred while logging in. It's not you, it's us. This is our fault. Detailed information ...
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Why do chat notifications only appear when chat is open?

I keep desktop notifications enabled for chat. However, I notice that notifications only appear if the chat — any chat, not necessarily the one from which I'm actually getting the notification — is ...
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Now you can know if a question really hit the HNQ

I noticed this new addition. It is now stated in the revision history if a question has made it to the Hot Network Questions, example:
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0answers
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Multiple watch invoices [duplicate]

Continuing on from the great multiple watch shipment saga I also received 3 separate waybill numbers however additionally I was sent 2 SMS messages each wanting me to pay £17 import duty. Each SMS ...
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Unable to translate month name in the mobile web for reputation tab

I can't find the string to translate month name when viewing the profile reputation tab in mobile view: The issue was found more than two years ago: Отсутствие перевода названия месяца на ...
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3answers
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How can I get spam deleted faster?

Usually spam I see on the SE network is deleted very fast. But occasionally the system utterly fails and we're left with spam on the site for hours. Sometimes this happens because nobody's there to ...
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Making a Most Active Contributors report on all sites

On Ask Different we have every month, a report posted on Meta for the whole month. This includes: Reputation stats Most active users stats Stats for all review queues Highest voted questions ...
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Japanese SO question appears in HNQ [duplicate]

Well, it looks like it's that time of the year again! This post appears in HNQ. It probably shouldn't, for reasons discussed previously. Related: HNQ has been hacked by the Russians, Should "...
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Time for a “thank you”!

Thank you, Stack Exchange and JNat for this that arrived in the mail today just in time for my trip tomorrow! Despite watching all the spam from Stack Exchange users and also from DHL, this is a ...
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Am I supposed to be reviewing spam flags? [duplicate]

I was just chatting in chat when I saw a little ping-like circle except it was blue and on the wrong side. So I did what any good citizen would do and I clicked it. It quickly prompted me to review a ...
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What should I do about unjustly closed questions? [closed]

When I browse through Stack Overflow, I sometimes see closed questions which shouldn't be closed in my opinion. For example, this question is closed. I flagged it as "in need of moderator intervention"...
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Why did I just lose 25 rep randomly?

On the Japanese Stack Exchange in some older browser tabs, I see that I have 3870 rep, but if I refresh I have 3845 rep. I don't see any changes in the reputation tab. So I'm wondering what ...
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Questions from SO in Russian is still on Hot Network Question list

According to this question: Questions from ru.SO shouldn't become hot entire ruSO site shouldn't become hot. But I just saw the following while searching MSE: Direct link to the question on ...
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1answer
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Where can I ask a question about companies that profit of protecting the environment

I'm writing a documentation for school that involves people who turn a profit out of protecting the environment. I.e they don't do it for "charity" exclusively. These companies/people are hard to ...
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Code blocks cut off at different widths on different operating systems

I couldn't find this already raised apart from for mobile browsers, and this is a separate problem affecting desktop browsers (at least Firefox and Chrome, on at least Fedora and MacOS). As an ...
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I did not receive any email asking for my address for the “Amazing 2018 Stuff-A-Way” swag - what to do?

I've participated in the Amazing 2018 Stuff-A-Way, here's my answer. The question/contest has been closed at the end of January, and the participants have apparently been emailed with a question ...
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Why aren't you automatically warned when a comment of your is deleted as offensive? [duplicate]

Recently I caustically commented a just-do-it-for-me question by an old user with "More than 7000 (!) reputation points without trying to do something by yourself and adding an MWE?" My comment was ...
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If development on the Stack Exchange iOS/Android apps has ceased indefinitely, what should we to do their bug reports and feature requests?

It's been a while since the SE team last had an iOS or Android developer, and development job on the apps have not had any insights for years. That, however, doesn't deny the fact that there are ...
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Allow tag edits while suggested question edits are pending

I follow some tags and many questions are wrongly tagged with them. In these cases, I don't care about some formatting or grammar changes someone suggested and possibly read a long post that I'm not ...
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Should you add buymeacoffee option to user profiles? [duplicate]

As I was browsing I came across this user profile which offers an option to buy him a coffee: (aka make a small donation of 3, 9 or 15 dollars). Immediately I thought to (hijack this idea) that ...
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Is there a way to group favorited questions or search among them per topic? [duplicate]

On Stack Overflow, after you star (or favorite) many questions, it becomes difficult to search among them to find an old question you starred. Is there a way to search among them per topic? Would not ...
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Regex pattern for automatic removal of “what have you tried”

According to "What have you tried" epidemic, this four-word question has been banned from comments, and "comments that consist of little more than "what have you tried" can be deleted with a single ...
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Make user aware they can’t make an edit before they start editing iOS

I’ve had this issue several times now. I go onto a post in the iOS app, put a lot of work into an edit on a site without editing privileges, click submit and then it says I can’t suggest edits to the ...
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How to post code from mobile?

Can somebody show me how to post code from a mobile device, as I cannot use control-K or any other combination. I have tried putting 4 spaces before each line and making 4 new lines in before and ...
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Registration messages unification

If you try to add post to favorites, you will see this message: But if you try to vote on post, you'll see this: Could we unify this messages?
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Intermittently cannot dismiss chat ping notification

I often am in chat to be reachable by users and other moderators. Sometimes I happen to receive a ping while I am online. For the past few months it often happens that I cannot dismiss the ...
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Do anyone dissapoiint the achievement rules of Stack network? [duplicate]

I am curious why Stack Network can't count all websites' achievements together. If someone has many stack websites, it will not show all points of a contributor. It sounds that it's a waste of time to ...
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Block about agreement/cookies hides links in the footer

Could you add an additional bottom padding/margin for the footer if a block about an agreement appears?
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Answers disappearing, by the Roomba process

With this post in mind, and particular its answer, I found answers of mine suddenly disappearing, and no where to be found. My own "recently deleted answers" were though, but it seems that answers ...
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Possible to favorite questions to a particular section? [duplicate]

I want to mark a question as favorite so I can save it and see it later, but I'm wondering if I can organize my favorite questions and keep them under different headings. For example, I want a "...
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Problem clicking on title of question to link

Consider the title of this question -- it's very long, multiple lines regardless of the size of the browser window.. If I wish to connect to the question, if the cursor is positioned between the ...
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Hot Network Questions shouldn't include per-site metas [duplicate]

Today the Hot Network Questions list includes questions from several per-site metas: Meta Stack Overflow (in case the election needed more visibility?) Worldbuilding Meta (not especially hot, even) ...
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Are meta questions now featuring in Hot Network Questions?

At this moment there are 4 meta-site questions on the HNQ list: Are History of Worldbuilding questions on topic? (World Building Meta) 2019 Stack Overflow Moderator Election Q&A - Question ...
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Regarding automatic conversion of community wikis

I found that there were some events that automatically convert questions/answers to community wikis (see Stop using community wiki as a reputation denial mechanism). For example, Automatic ...
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Newsletter title fix colors the wrong element

One of my previous bug report was fixed according to the developer’s answer but the fix has introduced a new problem. In particular there is something odd with text coloring: For English based ...
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Why are there so many questions closed as off-topic but they have many upvotes? [migrated]

I've seen many questions on Stack Overflow that are closed as off-topic, saying that it's based on opinion, but there are tons of upvotes and WE LEARN stuff. For example, this one: Docker for ...
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The bottom part of site logo for localized SO is obscured on user profile page when not logged [duplicate]

E.g. my own profile page on ruSO. When not logged (just open on private mode): All is good when logged: All localized SO are affected. Related report on ruSO.Meta: Ползёт и перекрывается ...
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One watch, two watches, three watches.. If I get three will someone get none?

"Two time's a charm"... but "two watches's an error". Apparently DHL has just started getting ready for shipment of the watches from the December swag contest. Some users already got a mail from them....
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Most recent questions filtered by tags and country

Would you assist in composing a Data Explorer query returning the top 100 most recent questions filtered by both tags and user country?
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Where can I find Stack Overflow Jobs? [duplicate]

I am new to the Stack Exchange application for Android. It seems more convenient than having to go to Google and search for the site that I want to go to. However, I can't seem to find Stack ...

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