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Minor edits—tags modified—, while the text is left untouched

This thing bothers me a little: I see a lot of (new) questions that are edited just for adding or removing tags, while the text body is left untouched, even if it needs (sometimes obvious) editing. I ...
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Unanswered Bounty question

I asked a question that didn't receive enough attention, so I started a bounty. It remained unanswered for a week, and my bounty automatically closed, but I didn't get my points back. How is this ...
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Can we ask about Microsoft Visio?

I have a few questions in the usage of Microsoft Visio. Can I ask questions related to them here? I know this place is for webapps but still I was thinking if I can ask here. If not here, is there ...
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1answer
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Accept Rate Not Shown [closed]

Why isn't the acceptance rate not shown on Web Applications, as it is on SO:
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1answer
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Tag synonyms for British English/American English?

As I did some tag wiki edits, I noticed a trend of having the American English spelling as the main tag, and sometimes there isn't a synonym created for it with the British English spelling. I was ...
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Add Buttons render differently in IE to Chrome

During a stay at my parents in-law (I don't use IE), I noticed that the buttons render differently in IE 10(version 10.0.9200.16466) and IE 9. See added snapshots: IE10 (main) IE9 (meta) ...
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Filter Questions for all Favorite Tags

Is there a way to filter the questions, here on Web Applications or elsewhere on Stack Exchange, on all available favorite tags and not just one in particular? These are mine: prefs Jacob Jan If ...
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1answer
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Google-Apps-Script (GAS) tag

The Google Apps Script Developer Relations team chose SO as their Q&A platform. In doing so, they use the following tag: google-apps-script Web Applications, however uses this tag: ...
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Reference to specific FAQ section

Is it possible to add a hyperlink to a specific section in the faq, something like this: faq#promotion This way we can inform people, more effectively.
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1answer
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How can I cancel my “Vote to Close” on a stackexchange site for a question?

Well, I voted to close a question mistakenly and then I found out that I should cancel my "Close" vote. But sounds I can't find any options to cancel my vote. Is there any way to do this?
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1answer
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Synonym request [google-apps-scripting] -> [google-apps-script]

Please make google-apps-scripting a synonym of google-apps-script
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Synonym request [hangout] -> [google-plus-hangouts]

Please make hangout a synonym of google-plus-hangouts.
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1answer
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New Button at Review Section

While reviewing a post, I noticed that "No Action Needed" button was added: Will this button prevent a first post to appear as a late post?
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1answer
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Is “ip” really necessary?

I direct your attention to the ip tag. Is it really necessary? Who is going to subscribe to a tag like that? It just doesn't seem to be a useful tag at all. And, to be pedantic, if it's going to ...
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1answer
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Reputation difference chat vs. normal

I had a chat session with @badp just the other day. Afterwards I noticed the following difference: Chat Normal Does a mathematical relation exist between the two ((2*normal)+10...haha)? Is it a ...
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Community Promotion Ads 2013 [duplicate]

As it is December 2012, we are now going to reset our Community Promotion Ads for the new year. What are Community Promotion Ads? Community Promotion Ads are community-vetted advertisements that ...
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1answer
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Moderation on Christmas and New Years Eve?

Will moderation continue on Christmas and (in between) New Years Eve?
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1answer
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Review items appear twice

While reviewing questions (first and late), I noticed that questions I've reviewed as first posts, also appear on the late post section afterwards. Should this be the case? See example: first post ...
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2answers
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New Tag-Series Request

I've been seeing many Trello questions lately (in my case only 15 days or so....), all wrapped around this one available tag: trello Perhaps we can complement the tag by creating a series, ...
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1answer
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Why is there a Bounty option for an Answered Question

Why does a question still have the: start a bounty field lit up, as the question has been marked as answered? Example: Is Gmail for business still free
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1answer
119 views

Percent-encoding of asterisks (*) in links

In this answer I linked a URL that contains a * character: http://wayback.archive.org/web/*/http://www.alexa.com/topsites The * char seems to be converted to %2a. When I click this link, I get the ...
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2answers
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Account is not allowed to suggest edits?

I've recently suggested several edits on this site. After two accepted edits (1), (2), it seems that my account has been disallowed for further suggested edits. I don't have links for rejected ones, ...
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5answers
361 views

WebApps Second Anniversary Contest

Congratulations on making it two years as a graduated site! Such an occasion should be honored -- so we're running a little anniversary event here to celebrate your second birthday. How do I ...
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1answer
34 views

Progress towards the “Strunk and White” badge?

I remember having a look at how close I am to the "Strunk and White" badge, a long time ago. I have been inactive for a few months now, and can't find it anywhere now. Can somebody help me here?
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1answer
41 views

Inbox message for a question I have nothing to do with

I just received an inbox message regarding a question on StackExchange Meta that I never had anything to do with.
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1answer
33 views

<kbd> doesn't work in comments to answers/questions

Adding <kbd> tags into comments on questions & answers doesn't work. It just displays the HTML. SHIFT
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1answer
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What am I looking for when reviewing low-quality marked posts?

Part of me wants to recommend incorrect or too short answers for deletion, but the community should take care of that part the other part of me says. So, when checking low-quality content ...
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1answer
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Multiple new users linking to same service

Most of the answers they've posted only say go to www.jsondata.com but a few mention how it may be company employees posting these short answers. Are they applicable to be marked as spam if they all ...
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2answers
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What should your top prize be?

Your moderator team has put together a great little cleanup contest for y'all to celebrate your anniversary! Right now, the suggestion for the top prize is an annual subscription to a webapp. There's ...
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1answer
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Strange timestamp bug

Why is nickyt’s answer to this question dated in november 2010, while the question itself is dated in december 2011? The question: And the answer:
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1answer
72 views

Please migrate this question to StackOverflow

I have posted this question on webapps.SE. I was attracted to ask question here because of the site's name (which says Web Applications). Now I think it should go to StackOverflow. StackOverflow has ...
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2answers
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How do we handle one hit answers pimping own sites?

I've noticed that due to the nature of the site, Web Apps tends to get a lot of one-hit answers from people pushing their own sites. For example: Is there a web-based VNC? Looking a look at the ...
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1answer
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Review page filter bug

I found the following error on the question review page. To reproduce it, click on the filter link. This happens on every type of review. Edit: Idem for meta. This occurs when the explanation of ...
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1answer
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Clean up and then blacklist the [application] tag

I've just see that we have a tag called application. This seems to me to be redundant. I'm guessing that it came about because people entered "email application" or some such into the tags. Once ...
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0answers
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Clean up a thon contest!

Kicking off the activity by introducing an idea brought up by JohnC. Clean up a thon!!! Cleaning's an art. My mop is my paintbrush. Our answer rate has dropped to 87% which may seem great but ...
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1answer
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Accidental answer reported as spam

I accidentally reported an answer as spam. Is there anyway I can undo this?
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2answers
51 views

Merge/synonymize google-docs and google-drive

Google Docs are now part of Google Drive. Should not google-docs now be a synonym of google-drive?
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2answers
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Why did you delete my comment/question

Transfer cell values to another cell by clicking on button google spreadsheet I need help with understanding the code - why delete it?
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0answers
188 views

2012 Community Moderator Election Results

Web Application's second moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied, and the new moderators is: He'll be joining the existing crew shortly — please thank him for ...
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28answers
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2012 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest

The following is a "digest" version of the 2012 Moderator Election Town Hall Chat. The format, as described on Meta Stack Overflow, is one answer to this question for every question asked in the Town ...
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1answer
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How to unselect the 3rd choice on the Moderator Election

On the Moderator Election, there are only three candidates on the election phase. Some time back, I gave my 1st, 2nd and 3rd choice. Now I want to unselect the 3rd choice. I was trying a lot but I ...
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1answer
120 views

Do I have to vote 3 times?

Do you have to vote in an election for 3 candidates to have your votes counted? Because I'm only voting for 2 candidates, will my vote be counted at all?
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1answer
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WebApps Birthday Celebration?

Did you know WebApps' anniversary of its graduation is coming up on 30 September? Congratulations! How about a fun activity to stir things up a little? After a year of great Q&A, we'd like the ...
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0answers
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2012 Moderator Election: Town Hall Chat

In connection with the moderator elections, we will be holding a Town Hall Chat session with the candidates. This will be an opportunity for members of the community to pose questions to the ...
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0answers
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2012 Community Moderator Election

The 2012 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three ...
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1answer
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How do I edit a question in webapps stackechange?

I posed a question in the "Trello" category. Rather soon I realized my question was based on a premature conclusion of mine but not before my question was answered. I needed to rephrase the question, ...
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0answers
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The submit buttons need a focus indication

Most Stack Exchange sites make it possible to see when a button got focus. When using the Tab key for submitting a question or answer this is quite useful to make sure you don't accidentally open a ...
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0answers
42 views

Error on the new review page [closed]

I just found this error on the review page:
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1answer
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OpenID: How to move my profile from Google Account to Stack Exchange Account?

I want to clean up my Google Account with open id and move my profile on stack exchange (where i sign in with Google Account) to Stack Exchange Profile. Is it possible? Thanks!
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1answer
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TAG request - [Salesforce]

I have some questions about SalesForce. I guess there aren't many followers for it yet (Not even a tag) can I ask to have that tag created please? salesforce

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