Mokubai
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InCopy tag creation request
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You question is only "if this program is needed", not actually about using Adobe Incopy. The tag you want is not relevant in this case. We have a suggested edit reject reason that is ...

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Is Zoom video conferencing tool on-topic for superuser?
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It is only on-topic where the problem is with or in using the desktop PC based client. If your problem is with the Android application then there would be Android Enthusiasts or for Apple devices you ...

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Migrating high-quality, off-topic questions to another site in the Stack Exchange network
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From the flag queue that mods see I failed to notice that it was a question I had closed previously. By your admission we are jealous of our communities and don't typically migrate unless it has not ...

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Unanswered DevOps questions
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There are maybe a handful of questions that are younger than 60 days old. We cannot migrate questions older than 60 days and I do not see any real benefit in shoving a heap of old questions, that OP ...

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Migration - Replace ServerFault with SoftwareRecs?
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As it stands the migration path is to get the user to ask a moderator to migrate it. If it was truly "good" then I wouldn't have a problem sending stuff their way now that the "beta" is gone. As a ...

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Tag creation request
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"bug" would be a meta-tag, i.e. a tag that is meaningless on its own or is only useful in conjunction with other more descriptive tags. We do not create such tags and in fact we actively hunt and ...

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How is this question off-topic?
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Your question appears, at a glance, to be "which product or products in this list are not electron based". You are essentially asking for someone to find you the product that matches your requirements....

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Is a question about chroma subsampling in a TV on topic?
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As the problem is largely irrelevant to computer hardware or software it is off topic on Super User. The setting is only on the TV, is independent of the signal from a computer and is not ...

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Unsynonomize [synaptic] and [synaptics]
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I agree that they are distinct and separate. It seems that the original synonym was created here and someone even mentioned the unfortunate nature of the synonym. I have broken the synonym, a tag ...

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Why was that question was declared off-topic?
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Without the YouTube video your question is unclear. But does EME makes a requrierment to ᴡatch concerned protected videos this way What is "this way"? Linking "this way" to a YouTube video is, ...

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Why is a question about whether or not one needs anti-virus opinion based?
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It's opinion based because it depends entirely on your actions and computer use as well as a rather large amount of luck. Imagine there are two people: the first person frequents every pron, darkweb ...

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Why are comments so limited?
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Comments are limited so that you put information where it actually needs to be: your question. Comments should never really be used as the depository of information, if you need to clarify something ...

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Informative comments, should they deleted?
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Comments are, preferentially, for teasing out information. Rather than being permanent fixtures of "this is some information" they are best used as "trial and error" or ...

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OP edits the question himself instead of accepting a suggested edit.
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For some context here is what we see when reviewing suggested edits, as you may not be able to see the suggested edit queue yet: There are options to "improve edit" and "reject and edit". This is ...

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The "set a bounty" dialog kept disappearing
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Your problem is twofold. You are misusing the "why are you posting a bounty" comment box, and you are putting your information in the wrong place. By trying to insert a lot of information into the "...

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How should I deal with link-only answers where the information in the link can't be copied?
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Some link only answers can be okay if they are specifically telling us what exactly is at the link and showing why it cannot be copied. While we prefer a step by step solution here there isn't really ...

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Migrating this question killed the chances of getting a response
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Quite simply your question is off topic for Super User. You have stated that it works fine in Outlook.com, a Webapp, but that your trouble is with Outlook for Android, an Android app. Super User is ...

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Kobayashi Maru: I failed an audit that I couldn't pass
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The "First Posts" queue is all about helping a new user see how things work here. As such there are only really 3 options for outcomes: The answer is great and has no issues at all: No Action ...

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Re-migrate or unlock question
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The question has been unlocked so that the community can vote on whether it should be reopened. As it stands though the question could do with some cleanup to break up the Great Wall of Text and care ...

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Have I been penalized for an answer 1 moderator didn't like?
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TL;DR version: No, you have not been penalised at all, you just haven't earned any reputation on this site to allow you to comment. Bens answer does a good job of explaining why your answer was ...

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How do I get my previous request of information off of "on hold"?
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Firstly, you make sure that your question contains all the information that anyone could need to give you an answer. Currently a lot of the information is contained in badly formatted comments. ...

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How do I know how long I am banned for suggesting edits?
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Your ban will expire in 23 hours from now so approximately 18:00 04 March 2016. In future though, please do more than just edit titles. The edits you have been doing were superfluous at best and in ...

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Add softwarerecs to the migration targets
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We currently have only 5 migration targets available, 4 if you discount the standard migration to meta. In order to allow migration another target one of the others has to be deactivated. I'm ...

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should [mathematica] usage/programming questions be on-topic on SU?
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Only one of the examples you have given are off-topic for our site in my opinion. off-topic (all 3 are IMO programming questions - because they are answered with code): Differential equations ...

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Split the [dolphin] tag
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I would be tempted to split the dolphin tag into dolphin-file-manager and dolphin-emulator and let dolphin get deleted. They are two items that are quite distinct and dolphin isn't clear enough to ...

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How is this question classed as 'an answer'?
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This flag was not handled by a member of the moderation team but was dismissed as a result of passing through the Low Quality review queue. I believe this happens simultaneously to your flag being ...

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When is a short answer too short?
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In my opinion this is a situation that do with a bit more scrutiny. The Low Quality queue seems to be encouraging the deletion of answers like this that, while they may be concise, do actually answer ...

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Is rep increased if a downvoted answer is deleted?
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Normally yes, your reputation would go back to where it was before the downvotes. If you received any upvotes then their reputation gains would be removed. Likewise the reputation someone spent to ...

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Is this text on a help article a bug (or something else)?
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It is possibly a bug, and that the site parser is supposed to evaluate thisSite.Settings.Site.StyleCodeByDefault to write either Code blocks will be highlighted using highlight.js. In many cases, the ...

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Why is my website question off-topic? Where should I ask then?
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Per the help center on topic page: and it is not about … websites or web services like Facebook, Twitter, and WordPress, Another line for other off topic items includes the clarification ... ...

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