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What is the difference between Super User and Web Application Stack Exchange 'groups'?

Super User handles "question about computer software or hardware", while Web Applications handles "question about web applications". When it is about browsers handling websites/web ...
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Meta.SU seems to be broken.... in multiple ways

Yeah, it's an issue with CloudFlare. Happened on SU proper yesterday as well. We disabled in on Meta SU now and will continue to investigate.
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Are there plans to expand Super User to include languages other than English?

We use a democratic method of creating new sites - you can propose a new site on area51.stackexchange.com, the site that tracks the progress of new site proposals. it would be much easier if I had ...
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Where should I post a Windows PowerShell question?

Windows PowerShell is a programming language, which is exactly what Stack Overflow is for. If you have a good question and show your research effort, your best bet will probably be SO. Super User ...
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Explain the behavior of "undelete" option of deleted questions

If a question is deleted or in other words isn't visible for users, then who will vote to undelete that question since its not visible/accessible to common users?. Anyone who has at least 10,000 ...
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Are command prompt questions for Stack Overflow or Super User?

Super User Super User for sure. ipconfig in itself isn't really programming, and your question regards diagnosing an issue with your computer, not code.
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I don't know if a question about computer appliances belongs in Super User stack

Examining SuperUser's on-topic questions as well as their 'don't asks', as long as you ask an objective question about whether Thunderbolt enabled USB-C can perform the task you desire, it should be ...
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The problematic of inter-language migrating, the difficult of communication and my personal case

There are a few issues here — there are quite a few sites that could be a good fit, and I don’t really know the norms of the sites other than my own. It’s not really a Super User question though — SU ...
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Why can't I report a bad answer on Super User?

Flagging requires reputation because we do not want every newly registered user to be able to flag. As @rene says, it takes a while to know what needs to be flagged and what not (even 15 reputation is ...
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Asking a question about a potential tablet purchase (without getting yelled at)

Product recommendations are off-topic on any SE site. It may fly in some chat rooms, but never as a question.
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Suspicious Request when editing Nomination

This seems fixed now... For some weird reason. Thanks, whoever did it!
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Why am I not able to login to Super User?

Stack Exchange changed their login form and I had to click "Accept" on all of my accounts to log in, including Super User - thereby resolving my issue.
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Super User versus Unix and Linux versus Ask Ubuntu

It's kind of like a hierarchy of increasingly narrowing scope. Super User Stack Exchange is the widest: includes questions for all computers and operating systems, including hardware and software (...
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