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There's no technical implementation. The posts have to be manually locked. The information is in the tag wiki excerpt because it is a defining trait of items in that tag but we don't have a way of applying it automatically. The other thing to consider is that the policies are often the answers, not the questions, so we wouldn't want to automate this, anyway. ...


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Editing an answer several times doesn't inhibit reputation from that answer. The problem is that the answer you posted on Mathematics SE was made a Community Wiki by you when you posted it for the first time. It may have been a mistake from your side as you do not seem to be aware of this feature. However, an essential characteristic of Community Wiki posts ...


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A little late to the part, but thought to write an answer nonetheless. ... edit the post to simply remove the tag(s) that do not have relevance to the question. ... adding precision to the tag selection is good, as it helps to attract attention by those who have expertise in what is actually asked. But it also gives my answer more visibility. Looking at ...


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In general, unless someone's going on a campaign of making small edits, particularly ones that don't fix all of a post, I recommend accepting the edits - if they do in fact improve the post. Here's my thinking - A 2k user could make any of these edits and they would bump to the front page - and we want them to because these edits should be reviewed, however ...


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You can change your location in your profile. From your profile choose the Edit profile and settings tab You can see the location option in the public information section. Alternatively just click this multi user link.


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Flag it as spam. We have a chat room called Charcoal HQ, where people who flag questions as spam hang out. If you mention it there, the regulars will flag it too. Some of them have accounts on every Stack Exchange site just for that purpose. Don't edit the post! Editing makes it harder for everyone else to tell it's spam, and therefore harder to accumulate ...


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Yes, please flag those comments for removal if they are not relevant any more. Not only do they clutter the display, if a comment is asking for some information, this may lead people to suspect that said information is missing even after it was added. Sure, they can then verify whether it is missing or not but it takes time away from properly understanding ...


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Yes, please. Comments are temporary "Post-It" notes left on a question or answer. That means that they should be deleted once they are no longer necessary, and flags are one way to achieve that. There's one caveat: the 'Done' comment might ping the author of the first comment (either directly, or because the only comments are by the author of the ...


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As a general rule of thumb - text should be preferred. Unless there is some information that can't be conveyed by the text (e.g., the question is about the appearance of the terminal or some rendering issue), using text would be superior to a screenshot for all the reasons you described. Having said that, going around and editing others' posts by ...


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