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Questions tagged [feature-request]

You have an idea for a new feature, or for a change to the existing functionality.

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Feature-Request: Mini games on sidebar to play for fun

There should be some random mini-games on sidebar which can be played. Games like pac-man: tetris: bubble shooter: will look good on the side-bar. It will give a good feeling to the visitors.
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Creating tags for new games [duplicate]

Creating a tag requires a minimum of 300 reputation, which not everyne can achieve. New games are not always noticed by people and tags may not be created for them. For example I am trying to create a ...
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“Ask question” button position

I am using StackOverflow most of time. Today I struggle for a few minutes (!) when wanted to ask a question at Arqade. The reason was: I couldn't find the button to ask a new question. Should we do ...
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Consider creating a Tag for the arcade game Pokemon Tretta [duplicate]

I was about to ask a question about Pokemon Tretta in ArQade, but I realized that there is no tag for it. I was guided to ask here for a tag creation since I'm not yet able to create one.
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Minecraft Bedrock Edition

Prior art: Minecraft cross-compatible edition tags, Tag synonym request: [minecraft-windows-10] -> [minecraft-pocket-edition], Tagging Minecraft for consoles As part of the official release of the ...
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Add “COD-BO3” synonym for call of duty black ops 3?

A lot of people refer to Call of Duty Black Ops 3 as "COD BO3" to shorten it to 7 characters. Can we get cod-bo3 as a synonym for call-of-duty-black-ops-3?
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Retag request: [region-locked] -> [region-lock]

It would make more sense to have it as a noun than an adjective.
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Requested tags for 2 games [duplicate]

I really want some tags to be added to Arqade. 2 of them are (dof), which is Dawn of Fire, and (scrabble), or Scrabble. Don't say Scrabble is not online!
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Should we reword the closure text for duplicate questions?

When we close a question as a duplicate of another, the following is displayed on the question: I thought that the normal protocol was to have the original author edit the existing the question that ...
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Increase tag length limit to 32 or 35

Before you go and close this as a duplicate, I'm posting this as a new feature request because a lot has changed since the last time this was requested. There are now no technical changes necessary ...
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Add prohibition of “name this mechanic/design”-style questions to the tour

I asked, despite my best judgement, a poorly received question that got intensely downvoted and closed as too broad by five people, two of which are high-profile users. I thought "name this mechanic/...
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Moderation chat room

Can we create a moderation chat room, similar to Superuser's "Ask a Super User Moderator" room? Reaching Arqade moderators (searching for deleted questions, problematic users, editing tags etc.) isn't ...
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Make [ksp] a synonym of [kerbal-space-program]

ksp currently does not exist as a tag - it has a total zero posts, all posts ever posted under it were retagged to kerbal-space-program. However, it's a common abbreviation and it would be nice if ...
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Proposed tag: sdcard

We have a tag for hard-drive but nothing for "storage" or "sdcard". Adding this tag should make it easier for folks to find questions similar to the one they're asking which will hopefully reduce ...
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Could the Tags tab in the profile page also count in questions?

I'm more an asker than an answerer, so for me the Tags tab, and my top tag is far from representative of my most active tag. Yes AC-Revelations is my most answered tag (with 21 posts/80 score), but ...
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Tag synonym(s) Nintendo Switch

Right now we have the nintendo-switch Tag. In some questions it got edited into just switch. Would it be possible to add switch as a synonym to the previously created tag?
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Profile option for sticky header

I'd like to request a profile option that allows the header to be sticky. Often I am scrolling and scrolling and scrolling and I'll hit question number 80 something and start seeing old questions ...
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Expanding the Recommendations Flag

Recently, this question came up on Arqade, seemingly asking for mod recommendations for Kerbal Space Program. Regardless of what the question asks, there seems to be an unspoken rule/assumption that ...
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When asking a question, can the tag field be autofilled with the “Favorite Tags”?

When asking a question, in order for values to appear in the tag field, you have start typing to filter down the list, as show below. The Favorite Tags feature allows you to select tags to follow and ...
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Should we give a website recommendation for off-topic identification and recommendation questions?

We have some topics on Arqade that we do consider as off-topic. I will here talk about the four ones you can flag a question for: Questions about unreleased or illegal content. Questions about Game ...
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Retag [dragon-quest-7] -> [dragon-quest-vii]

This looks extremely pedantic, but all but one of the other dragon quest tags involve Roman numerals rather than numbers, so I think we should stick to the pattern. I was actually in the process of ...
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Could we get the Documentation feature for Arqade?

Considering the new Documentation feature over on SO, I think it would actually be a huge benefit to have our own repository of guides, tips, and even walkthroughs, which could be compiled easily ...
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Can a 'spelling check' button be added to stack exchange sites?

Every time before posting a question or an answer, I copy my write-up to MS word. I use the spelling checking function that corrects spelling mistakes and also corrects grammar. Coming directly to ...
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Should hyperlinks be more notorious? [duplicate]

I never thought of making a topic about it, but more than once I had to eyestrain (and placing my cursor over the whole text) to find the link within a paragraph. As the pic shrinks, it's easier to ...
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Create a chat room for the posts that don't fit the Q & A guidelines

It seems quite clear that the arqade site is not a forum and after looking at posts by new users it seems that quite a few of them do not know this and try to treat it as such. I was wondering if ...
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Please make more strict rules about what is to be considered a duplicate and what isn't!

I'm assuming in the following that rules about what is a duplicate are consdiered to be the same over the whole stack exchange network. If this is not the case, my argument is invalid, but then there ...
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Tag search with accented characters should de-accent them, rather than delete them

If you create a new tag with an accented character, it gets converted to an un-accented character. For instance: pokémon → pokemon But when you search through this site's search box, the ...
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Can I find out why a user got deleted (why I lost rep)?

Very recently (a few hours ago), I got a reputation change of -22 reputation because a user (or more users) got removed. It seems I had edited 11 posts that just got deleted. 22 reputation isn't much,...
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Graphics Cards: Rendering a New Model for the Meta

The topic has come up in relation to this question, and at least from my point of view, has caused quite a stir in the community. It would seem that the community is split on the issue of graphics ...
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Option to hide duplicate or closed questions

Can we have an option to hide duplicate or closed questions? It would be easier to read that way.
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Tag synonym request: [mac-os] to [os-x] (or vice versa)

The upcoming version of "OS X", which is macOS 10.12 Sierra, changes the canonical name of the operating system series from "OS X" to "macOS". Therefore, I suggest that either to move the tag os-x to ...
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Tag change request: agar to agar.io

When it first came out, there was a small debate on the real name of agar.io. The URL for the site clearly listed it as "agar.io", however, the ".io" was also a visible byproduct of the site being ...
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Prevent Markdown from turning links into other links

This happened recently, and tripped up the mod who reviewed the flags. Can Markdown be prevented from linkifying text which is itself a complete, and different url? I mean, it's just amending a regex, ...
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MCEdit Tag Suggestion

There have been a lot of minecraft questions relating to the popular tool MCEdit. Most of them can be found here. Could we create an mcedit tag that would (probably) be applied to these questions and ...
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How can I show only some Badges in the Badges list?

In the Badges page, you can see all the Badges, with a check next to the ones you have. You can also select how to sort the Badges, which ones to filter out. Now, can I somehow sort the list by ...
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Answer number in “Related questions” list?

When I look at the related questions list and see a zero, it always makes me think there are no answers, then when I go to answer it, I discover that it has already been answered. Therefore, I am ...
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Missing StackExchange Sites [duplicate]

I was trying to flag a question as off-topic but relevant to be migrated to another StackExchange site (in this case SuperUser). However, the "Migrate to another Stack Exchange" page only lists this ...
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Is it possible to ask an anonymous question?

I really want to ask an anonymous question, and I think I have seen a question by "Anonymous", so it possible to ask a question and mark it as anonymous?
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Suggestion: Include game identifier in title [duplicate]

I just joined this exchange solely in order to post this meta question. Usually, I hang out in the programming-related exchanges, but, as with any old dictionary, one gets ... sidetracked ... by the ...
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Why the search tool “Questions that may already have your answer” works better than the conventional search tool?

Before to ask a question, I always search in with the "Search Q&A" box to see if there is already a question and answer about the topic.When there is no question, I start a new question, and often ...
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Is There a Way to Post Spreadsheets in an Answer?

I have an answer which needs to calculate all possible combinations from a quest pool to determine what the most likely outcome of re-rolling a quest would be for the current combination of quests: ...
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Warning for questions with Clash of Clans tag

Lots of clash-of-clans questions are about "How to attack this base" even after the decision to make those question off-topic since these questions are usually from new users, who have no idea about ...
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Auto navigation to gaming.stackexchange.com from arqade.stackexchange.com

I'm new to this site and always I'm talking about this site I name it ARQADE so for many times I write arqade.stackexchange.com in the address bar and it couldn't find arqade.stackexchange.com, then I ...
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VTC option for outdated questions/ Delete outdated answers

Arqade is unique in SE in that our subject matter is in constant flux. In they last several years, more and more games come out that patch out old problems and introduce new ones. Despite this, our ...
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Is it possible to completely not see “not interested” flagged questions?

Right now when a tag is flagged as not interested it appears faded and greyed out. I like this behaviour normally. However with certain new games such as Fallout 4 I do not want to know anything ...
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Should we have a migration path to softwarerecs for game recommendation questions?

Currently our stance on game recommendation questions are that they are closed, per this meta article. However, I've found that Software Recs SE does have the tag game that allows people to post game ...
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Hitting the Vote Limit

So according to this post, you get 40 votes a day. This seems like a good limit, but I find myself hitting the limit everyday. There are so many questions on Arqade, and so little votes to cast. I ...
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Suggesting the “quiet edit” toggle; Would it solve the implication of editing old questions?

Every now and again, I see some old content that could use an obvious edit. This might be something as simple as some bad spelling or grammar that made its way through, or a series of questions that ...
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How to suggest tags? [duplicate]

Is this even an apropriate question for meta? I dont know where else to ask, but I think arquade really needs a "Growtopia" tag. http://growtopiagame.com/
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Tag synonym request: [minecraft-windows-10] -> [minecraft-pocket-edition] [duplicate]

As of Sept. 9, Minecraft Windows 10 beta is identical to Pocket Edition. Most questions regarding either pertain to the other, with the exception of minor technicalities such as savegame location (...