Raystafarian
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Should there be a limit to the % change to an original post by anonymous edits?
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Sometimes someone will post a code snippet with no explanation or a link to something that's useful with nothing else. These answers are useful if expanded upon. Depending on the length of the ...

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Set a rep threshold for editing closed questions?
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I'm going to go out on a limb and say a restriction of this type would be a bad thing. Keep on rejecting edits that aren't good edits, per editing guidelines, but not allowing new users to edit a ...

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User tries to do something forbidden by license. Is explaining why it's illegal an answer?
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I'm just going to put an answer in here regarding legal vs possible. Take for instance travel.stackexchange.com: Leaving Thailand after months long overstay - not once does an answer point out that ...

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general lack of upvotes and confirmation of answers
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It comes down to voting culture. Which is based on the site culture. I only really end upvoting questions that are in my favorite tags. SU doesn't have the same voting culture as, say, arqade or ...

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Question of the Month... #1 [April '16]
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Probably not a top contender, but I want to recognize Where is the Longest String - an excel function question asked by Gary's Student who has an Excel silver badge here and more than one excel-...

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What should I do with suggested edits to the wiki of bad tags?
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I have to disagree with the accepted answer. Why reject a perfectly good edit? What if the user put a lot of effort into the edit - why penalize them and risk them not participating in something ...

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Are detailed Excel VBA questions best posed here or on Stack Overflow?
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I'll go ahead and type up an answer as well, despite this being an old question that's out of date. So the tag VBA on SU does have 900 questions here on SU, dating back to July 2009. The tag has ...

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Clean up document formatting tags
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Sounds like these might fit into text-formatting as it is formatting the text around the page. We would need to synonymize those and then add those meta-features to the tag wiki. That being said, the ...

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What is the order of candidates in 2014 moderator election?
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Candidates are displayed in random order, as mentioned in the informational side bar on the election page:

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2014 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire
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I'll try to keep this brief. 1) Super User's broad scope overlaps with several other Stack Exchange sites, including but not limited to Ask Different, Ubuntu, Server Fault, Unix & Linux, ...

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Can we [design] a better tag?
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Yes this is too meta and not useful. If they are referring to a design software, they should tag the software. If they are referring to designing a document, well we have the whole layout discussion. ...

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Do the questions at Ask Microsoft belong here?
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If you think it has merit, go ahead and support it - that's what Area 51 is about. If you have questions about it - ask them how is this different than superuser? You will get to see what others ...

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Rat's nest of tags
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Audit is no more What is audit? I went to go create the tag information, but I couldn't figure out what it is. Is it audit-log? If so, for what OS? Server or local? The linux-auditing system? A policy ...

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Code block text coloring not working?
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This is called syntax highlighting as explained over in the SE-meta post : Before you do anything, are you sure that you've got the correct highlighting turned on? Behind the scenes, Stack ...

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Can tag wiki edit review be adjusted to make plagiarism easier to catch?
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I agree. Specifically for the first bullet, though I'll admit, when I started I was a "plagiarizer". I got a temp ban for it. In fact, I didn't even know my edits were being rejected because ...

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Tag Synonym Request: TSV → CSV
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I added it as a synonym, found at csv synonyms. We'll see if it gets 4 votes to be approved. I might also retag some questions about tsv to add more bulk to the tag.

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Show more details about a Moderator candidate during elections
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Yes, take a look at the Moderator Election Questionnaire or head over to the Election Chat Room to get a better understanding of the candidates' positions. Additionally, as mentioned, the Moderator ...

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It's time to talk about [date] and [date-time]
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I'm glad I found this. date has a description. date-time has a synonym, but no description. I have no idea what date-time is! It seems to me that date-time should be converted to date or at least ...

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Top Questions: superuser Alltime
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You can use SE Data Explorer to create queries. Best answers created within 3 month range Use it for whatever site, or fork it and change answers to questions and 3 months to 1 year, whatever you ...

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Get rid of the [hack] tag
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I say we burninate it again...

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Should we keep the [front-panel] tag?
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It seems the tag port refers to network ports, not hardware ports. case does seem to offer questions regarding computer cases. motherboard is frankly, unwieldy in searching for this information. ...

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Synonym-ize [sum] into [worksheet-function]
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It has been remapped. Status - completed, please.

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Are Windows 10 Preview questions on-topic?
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Additionally, as mentioned, we will get a bunch of questions about these tags. Eventually Windows 10 will be on-topic, so (IMO) it's good to build a base of information that can be referenced, but ...

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How is the review count in the 'header' calculated
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It's a count of everything everyone needs to review rather than what you can review. I think this is how it's intended, from Anna Lear's and shog9's answers over on meta.stackexchange. ... this is ...

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Where to post my Q which is on hold in this site?
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Your question is on hold because it is off-topic. What exactly is the question? "This piece of hardware is slower than this other piece of hardware, how can I get a new piece of hardware that ...

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What to do with spam-like inducing questions?
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Seems like a question without an answer. Spam being a secondary concern.

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Does nobody answer questions on this site?
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This is actually the first question that I've answered.

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