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Questions where OP has mentioned he/she is using a specific platform: how to answer, how to tag and when to close as exact duplicate?

In the question, Can I empty a soul gem?, the OP has mentioned that he is using Xbox 360. I take this to also mean that he's not looking for PC-only console commands or mod solutions, so I edited in ...
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Tag rename request: [osx] → [os-x] or [mac] [duplicate]

The name of the platform is Mac.1, 2, 3 The name of the operating system is OS X.1, 2 Our tag is osx. That's not what it's called. Can this be changed to either os-x or mac? Earlier, failed attempts ...
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How should we tag the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions of the same game?

Terraria was just released for the Xbox 360 and PS3, with a lot more features than the PC version, and it will be getting more. As far as I know, the base mechanics are the same, but it's been updated ...
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On the coming murder of "dependent" and "meta" tagging

The winds of change, they are a'blowin. This week's meta-murder question is: Have we not been clear enough that meta-tags are a Bad Thing™? In her answer, Grace specifically calls out previous tag-...
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Why is there a [flash] tag?

What value does adding the tag flash have? Other games aren't tagged with the technology used to make them. It seems to me that if there has to be an additional tag it should be browser-based. ...
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Revisit Smash Bros 4 tag

There are huge fundamental differences already known between the 3ds and WiiU version of Smash Bros 4 tag. The previous meta post indicates we'd like to stick with smash-bros-4, but since there are ...
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Are platform agnostic answers off topic for questions targetting a specific platform?

For example, if I ask a question about Game A and tag System 1 but someone provides an answer for Game A on System 2, is that answer off topic, or "Not an answer" since it unrelated to the system at ...
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Arbitrary editing of question

I'd like to complain of the arbitrary editing of questions on this site. My question was edited and the editor removed 75 % of the question. The information was important for letting the reader know ...
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Should I specifically tag if a game is on a mobile device?

Recently I have asked a few questions regarding mobile device games and I have been inclined to tag with the "Mobile" tag. The reason for my choice is because with such a massive mobile market and ...
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Dealing with tagging policy inconsistency for iOS games

There's no specific discussion on Meta nor any mention in the ios tag wiki of how we should be using this tag and whether or not it's being used properly, so I wanted to discuss it here. We currently ...
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What is the right way to tag a game that has multiple platforms? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should questions always be tagged with either a console/platform or with “multi-platform”? Platform Tags are Useless I was reading a question about Kingdoms of ...
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Questions tagged [Minecraft] and [Minecraft-xbox]

I asked this question, which is primarily focused on issues specific to the XBox 360 version of minecraft, but some of it is still of more general use to all minecraft users (map scale, map coloring ...
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How do we tag multiplatform games?

I couldn't find this question asked before even though it seems like an important decision to me: How do we tag a question that may or may not have different answers depending on platform? The most ...
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Questions about media rating bodies

We have esrb - it has some questions on it that belong on that tag, we don't appear to have any questions raised for any of the other major rating bodies; ACB, the Australian media rating system. ...
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Is there a need for the tags steam-pc, steam-mac, and steam-linux?

Question says it all. Is there a need for the tags steam-pc, steam-mac, and steam-linux? I'm using the following links as references: 1 2 3

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