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using Messaging as back end architecture

We are going to start a new project which is related to Jobs/Job seekers/students/institutes etc. it has different kind of case workers (Admin users) which will be having different responsibilities. ...
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How to override an existing module? [on hold]

I have created a new module. I want to display information in this module like the information in the section My order on the customer page. How can I do that?? Anyone can help??
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Site analytics in StackOverflow en español shows an unknown referring site

I've just earned the privilege to view this data and I noticed that the list of referring sites was surprising: The first referring site is evillegast.github.io, but that site does not exist. ...
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Can we ask questions in french about french universities? [duplicate]

I am a student in a French university. I have some questions about french system and universities. May I ask it in french so it would be easier for me to express myself? And so french users may ...
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How does this question not meet your quality standards? [on hold]

given an array of objects that have an attribute count and an index n, how can objects after n be removed if their count is 0? Please explain what is lacking in this question?
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Increase margin for Impact stats on child meta profiles

There's (to my taste) a bit too little margin between 'people reached' and 'posts edited' on child meta profiles (left) when compared to main site profiles (right). It feels kind of cluttered right ...
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Unable to tunnel lan traffic on IPsec tunnel using strongswan on openwrt router running on raspberry pi 3b+ [on hold]

I have configured Openwrt on raspberry pi 3b+ using a snapshot version of openwrt. I eliminate all the chains from iptables and flush the iptables rules. There is only one rule in postrouting chain to ...
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Wrong api response type, user search [duplicate]

Location Page: https://chat.stackexchange.com/search Field: «when said by» [name=user]#user When no result found, API respond with plain text «No records.» Then js tried to parse that text as JSON, ...
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Wrong favicon on error page when trying to convert a deleted answer into a comment

If you are trying to convert a deleted answer into a comment, you will be redirected to error page. As you can see, this page shows SOen favicon, but should use SOru icon.
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Add positive replacement for Tumbleweed badge

I'm happy with retiring Tumbleweed and Reversal badges. Especially I like how Reversal badge was treated. It wasn't just retired: it was replaced by Lifejacket and Lifeboat badges, utilizing the ...
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Getting Stack Overflow like Title field on other Stack Exchange sites

When editing my network profile, Stack Overflow gives me the ability to set a Title field which gets displayed just below my name when someone views my profile page. However, the same is not ...
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What Is Up With Voting in “Workplace”? [migrated]

I'm on a number of forums and I have to say that Workplace has the most insane voting patterns of all the forums. I'm all for some downvoting when needed, but I see a lot of questions with heaving ...
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We're testing advertisements across the network

For several years we've had advertising solely on technology-related sites. But many of our sites aren't about technology at all, so we haven't sold ads for them. Traditionally, that hasn't been a ...
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Answer should be auto-bountied if it was the only one to ever exist and the reason was for rewarding an existing answer [duplicate]

I posted a bounty on this question on May 27, intending to reward it to the person who had a highly upvoted answer that was accepted on May 19. The reason I chose from those available was One or ...
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If I accept an answer on my question, remind me I can upvote it as well [duplicate]

If I upvote an answer on my question, I am reminded that I can accept the answer. If I accept an answer on my question, there should be a prompt to upvote the answer.
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Hand cursor in question feed text

On the question feed popup (you can find the link on every non closed question on the right side panel) there is a hand cursor over description text: But clicking on the text does nothing. Seems ...
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Community♦ raised flag for 20+ comments even though most of them are deleted

2 comments left. But Community♦ raised flag to move comments ('cause there are 20+) to chat. I guess, only not deleted comments should be counted.
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Can anyone tell me why I have got a down vote for my question? [on hold]

Here is a link to my question Which article should be used in this sentence? I want to know why (whosoever it is) my question has been down voted? What's the problem in it? Is it something personal? ...
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OP Forgot to add tag for a post (which is one week old), how to add it and bring back the post active? [on hold]

How to use Bootstrap JavaScript Components with ngx-bootstrap in Angular 7? OP who has raised the above post seems to have forgotten to add an important tag due to which he might have lost good ...
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Curious badge is not being awarded [duplicate]

Why have I not received the Curious badge, even though I have asked 11 positive voted questions? That's what the badge tracker indicates: These are my question list. https://stackoverflow.com/users/...
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LTR and RTL nicknames mixture produces a messed up stream of characters (+ proposal of a hack to fix it)

Note: I am aware that this issue was reported many times for at least 9 years. However, it is still not fixed, and I created a hack to fix it. Just for fun, I rendered my nickname in NKo script that ...
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Why is this post “locked” instead of removed?

This (old) post about how to gain rep fast by essentially being anti-community seems like it should have been removed long ago. Why has it been allowed to stay around all these years? I'm assuming it'...
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Does badge Lifejacket potentially disclose one of your votes?

Regarding the Lifejacket and Lifeboat badges, according to Glorfindel: Do note that your own votes on the question don't count [toward the badge]. DavidG noted in a comment in the above question ...
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Why do I keep getting emails from accounts I have deleted?

I deleted a number of stack accounts, for example for the Ethereum stack exchange amongst others, yet I keep getting weekly emails from them. Why? And how can I stop this, especially since the account ...
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Please give us an easy way to flag inappropriate ads

According to a comment on Workplace Meta, the ads experiment will be running for a while: @DavidK The experiment will last 6 months - so most of the this year. We're planning a recap at the end to ...
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Are users dropped in Lifeboats without Lifejackets?

IPS Meta just got a round of Lifeboat badges awarded, 5 posts have earned someone a Lifeboat. But not a single user has yet earned the Lifejacket badge, even though the criteria for getting that one ...
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Is content on SE licensed under CC-BY-SA v3 or v4 now? [duplicate]

The footer on the website says CC-BY-SA 3.0: However the terms and conditions page link to CC-BY-SA 4.0: So which one is it now officially? V3 or V4?
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Tag synonym dashboard 2.0

Back in January, we had a week-long internal "make-a-thon" where a bunch of people across the company got into teams, did some brainstorming, and worked to improve various parts of our UI. Bonus if ...
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Do self-answers count toward the Lifejacket and Lifeboat badges?

I'm writing up the badge criteria FAQ and it's unclear in the blog post as to whether or not self-answers are considered towards the Lifejacket and Lifeboat badges. If I answer my own negatively-...
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Needing clarification on Lifejacket and Lifeboat

The description for these state Answer score of 5 or more to a question score of -2 or less that goes on to receive a score of 2 or more. This badge can be awarded multiple times. Does that mean ...
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Questions asking about new hardware reviews?

This question has been put on hold as off-topic for Hardware Recommendations: How soon after Dell starts shipping will reviews appear? I understand it being off-topic there. Is there another place ...
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Lifejacket and Lifeboat badges should be categorized as answer badges, not question badges [duplicate]

I noticed the two new badges that just rolled out: "Lifejacket" and "Lifeboat". These are awarded to answerers for answering a negatively-scored question that later goes on to earn a positive score, ...
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Move Lifejacket and Lifeboat to Answer Badges section in Help Center

The new blog post Adios to Unfriendly Badges: Ahoy, Lifejacket and Lifeboat mentions the new badges Lifejacket and Lifeboat are answer badges, but they are listed on the Help Center page under ...
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Why is there no marklogic tag on the Database Administrators site? [duplicate]

I tried to ask questions related to MarkLogic on Database Administrators site but could not find the MarkLogic tag. Instead there is a MarkLogic tag on the Stack Overflow site. It seems pretty ...
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Code block is not visible after using HTML <ul> (or “-” before text if you prefer) [duplicate]

When answering/asking a question if you want to achieve a black dot before the text, you can either use "-" before your text or use: <ul> <li>some text</li> <ul/> So far ...
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Notification for new activity goes to deleted account on https://unix.stackexchange.com/

For a while I had an account with the name bahamut. I asked to delete that account, because my English was too broad for understanding. Now it is a little bit better and I made a new account on Ask&...
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What data is being gathered during the advertisement test? What about end-user feedback?

As many user have already noticed, the network is apparently undergoing some "Ads testing" aimed at evaluating the various available alternatives for publishing advertisement to the network. It is my ...
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Will there be any product updates?

Back in 2017 and the earlier quarters of 2018, the team published monthly updates as to which features were discussed, denied or implemented. This was done at 2018 monthly product team updates and ...
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Font size selection on SE android app? [duplicate]

I apologize if this has been asked many times before but I just cannot find where to adjust the font size in the app (ver. 1.0.95). It would be very surprising if such feature were simply not ...
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Regarding ownership of computer program source-code shared in an answer on a Stack Exchange site

I have active accounts on various Stack Exchange sites falling under Technology domain. Due to the nature of the domain, often the posted answers in part or whole, requires me to to write some form of ...
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Has the idea of something like, “Before asking a question, you must read what's on-topic for this website.” been explored before?

The problem I see: A lot of communities on StackExchange have dealt with newbies that join their particular community and quickly ask questions that are considered off-topic. Heck, you can even see ...
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The Snippets console is getting truncated too severely

Plenty of Snippets don't need HTML and just put their results in the console. See an example below. The problem is that the console only displays the last 50 lines -- which completely borks some ...
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Handling sock puppets farming rep via accepting answers, not upvoting

I've been keeping an eye on two accounts that are pretty obviously sock puppets, and are farming (small amounts of) rep off of each other. I believe they are sock puppets because: The accounts were ...
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Where to ask: given an audio file, which song is playing?

I have an audio file and famous software like Shazam to detect which music is playing gives "no result", that's not a problem of quality of the file, it's surely because the song isn't in the Shazam ...
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Should we have a tag for questions involving new users asking blatantly off-topic questions here on MSE?

We all know about the persistent problem of new users posting blatantly off-topic questions here on Meta Stack Exchange for many reasons. This problem dates back to at least 2013, and happens often ...
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Fast scrolling speed when selecting part of question

Sometimes, when I am asking a question on Stack Overflow/Stack Exchange, I want to select part of my question or code I am writing in the 'Body' block, the frame where you type your question. But the ...
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Stack Overflow: How to lift ban on asking questions [duplicate]

I was banned on Stack Overflow for questions that I asked around 3-4 years ago, when I was a newbie in IT domain and was unaware with the working of Stack Exchange Q&A sites. Now I have good ...
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Repeated downvotes on my posts [duplicate]

Yesterday someone started downvoting my answers. I ignored the downvotes knowing that the system will reverse them, and the system did reverse some of those downvotes. Today I flagged one of my ...
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Downvote bot or random downvoting? [on hold]

I posted this question a few minutes ago: Functional difference between normal method, Task, Paraller.invoke, async await And literally a second after I published it, I got an uncommented downvote. ...
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What is the harm of an “overlapping” question? (usually closed as a duplicate)

I often see questions marked as duplicates because they "overlap" another question. Usually, the correct answer is a part of an accepted answer on another question. Why wouldn't we want to allow the ...

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