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Questions tagged [support]

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Can someone delete all those unused tags?

I noticed that there are pages and pages of unused tags in the tags list. Is there any way for someone to delete them?
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Support - Request for a new Tag [duplicate]

Apparently, no matter what I do, I can't post a question without a Tag, and I can't make a Tag since I don't have 300 reputations or whatnot... it's for the game "Harry Potter Hogwarts Mystery"...
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Rename [rct-classic] => [rollercoaster-tycoon-classic]

I think the old name should live as a synonym. Let's rename rct-classic to rollercoaster-tycoon-classic. Also I, uh, inadvertently created roller-coaster-tycoon-classic (note the - in roller-coaster),...
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Why were two of my downvotes reverted?

This morning I noticed I had received two separate instances of +1 reputation on answers (one, two), both of which were labeled "undownvoted" in the reputation tab of my profile. As I hadn't removed ...
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is there any way to protect questions against edits

Basically the title sais it all. This is a question I posted today: https://gaming.stackexchange.com/posts/338179/revisions As you can see the edit butchers the question (removing over half of its ...
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VLQ flag declined

Some time ago I VLQ flagged this answer and it wasn't disputed, but declined right away..? Can a VLQ on an answer be declined (the actual reason was declined - flags should only be used to make ...
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Undeletion request, question deleted by user after receiving an answer

I answered this question yesterday, Can Zarya block Tracer's ultimate after being stuck?, which was then deleted by its owner. I can't see any reason why it might've been deleted, and it seems a ...
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Is deleting a post you flagged abusing the system?

I noticed that when I find an answer that qualifies for a NAA flag, or some other flag which would make the answer eligible for deletion, I can both flag the answer and vote to delete it. If the ...
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Tag synonym request [armed assault] → [arma]

The tags arma and armed-assault should be synonyms. Both tags refer to the same game: ARMA: Armed Assault. From Wikipedia: ARMA: Armed Assault (stylized as ARMA; known as ARMA: Combat ...
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Finished the Curious badge, but haven't received it?

The badge Curious involves getting a 5-day positive question streak. I have done that. Here's a screenshot. You can see I've completed the badge. Its meter is filled. What happened?
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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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Rename [fire-emblem-echos-shadows-valentia] -> [fire-emblem-echoes-shadows-valentia]

Someone decided to go and extend fire-emblem-echoes-sov into fire-emblem-echos-shadows-valentia, which has one glaring issue -- "echoes" is spelled incorrectly. Could a moderator go and rename this ...
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Do you accept questions of the type “does x type of mod exist for game y?”

Here is a look at the question I would like to ask but I am not sure about its acceptance here: Do any single player style mods exist for Unreal tournament 2004, I am looking for a bit more than bot ...
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Is my question about the purpose of a screen element off-topic?

Yesterday I asked this question: Why is there a hash/checksum in the top left corner in fortnite? I just noticed that some people have tried to close it for the reason: Questions about Game Design ...
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Tag synonym request: Grand Theft Auto games, Saints Row IV

As per Should we standardize our tag formatting regarding Arabic vs. Roman numerals?, the official spelling of the game title should be used in the tags whenever possible, instead of replacing Roman ...
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Can I ask about Lumber Tycoon 2 on Arqade?

Sorry but I don't have enough reputation to ask this question on meta so I an asking it over here. The question is: Is Lumber Tycoon 2 a suitable game for this site? It's a multiplayer game based on ...
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Are there guidelines for Arqade question posts

Probably a dumb question but for the life of me i cannot seem to find the guidelines on what post should and should not be made.
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How to answer a question that's on hold?

I know what a specific question is talking about, and I have the answer to it, but 5 people have voted it as 'unclear what you're asking'. I know exactly what they're asking and I can fix it... so ...
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Why is my question not considered to be about Gameplay strategies and tactics?

Why is my question here not considered to be about Gameplay strategies and tactics or any kind that is on topic for that matter?
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Are my images not centered?

I wanted to layout my images in this answer centered, and I believe they are. Though I am using an ISP that seems to have banned imgur so I used a proxy to check them out, and a comment suggested that ...
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Why hasn't this tag with 0 questions been deleted?

When reviewing the list of tags on Arqade, I noticed a strange tag named 100-completion. Clicking on the tag reveals that there are 0 questions which use this tag. Trying to view the tag info page ...
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A large number of my questions and answers require editing — how to approach?

In the past I've used my private Imgur account to embed some images in higher, lossless quality (Stack Exchange's Imgur account stack.imgur.com compresses images above 1 MB in size). This may result ...
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Are questions regarding the performance of a game off topic?

I recently have had trouble with performance of a game (loading in etc). Would providing information about my system, as well as screenshots/footage of the issue be considered off topic? If so, what ...
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How to see my full Arqade post history?

Considering that Stack Exchange automatically deletes "dead" questions and deleted questions/answers are removed from user profiles after a certain time period (30 days?), active long-time users ...
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Marking questions as duplicate

People have been marking one of my questions as a duplicate. I'm confused on how they did it when I saw [duplicate] on the title and a message saying that mine is a duplicate of a different question. ...
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What syntax should be used for Harry Potter game tags?

Since the game titles are lengthy, shortening or abbreviations are necessary. The "mainline" Harry Potter games: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Harry Potter and the Chamber of ...
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Dune2 tag synomyms

Some confusion arose while tagging this question. The game in question was called "Dune: The Battle for Arrakis" on Genesis/Mega drive, "Dune II: Battle for Arrakis" on PC in Europe, and purportedly "...
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Tag wiki reviews - editing text

When I'm reviewing a tag wiki addition, it prompts me to Approve, reject, or improve edits suggested by users Most of the reviews I've done are in cases where there is no existing entry and ...
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The game Go is replaced by a synonym for PokemonGo

I am an enthusiastic player of the board game called Go (Wikipedia on Go), as it's called in Japan and "the West". (It's known as "Baduk" in Korea, and "Weiqi" in China.) Though originally a board ...
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Selecting/copying text from a code block

I am new to Arqade. I am trying to learn procedures and structures here. I have mainly only answered questions about Minecraft. Some of the questions have included a large command in a code block, ...
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Is there a limit on how many posts you can edit?

Is there a limit on how many times you can edit? Sometimes the edit button doesn't come up but it comes up after another one of my edits is accepted. Is there a limit on how many edits can be pending ...
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Giving in to offended people is never a good idea

Since no moderator bothered to answer me privately, I drag this into public. For years I had the same user name here and now I am forced to change it because 1 Person got offended? That is a stupid ...
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Why are a lot of my edits being rejected?

Recently a lot of my edits have been rejected by the same user, all of these edits were correcting basic English, such correcting "cus" to "because", or "dose" to "does". Is there a policy against ...
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My question about Nexus Mod Manager was locked, other questions about the program are allowed

I have a question about my Arqade post: How does Nexus Mod Manager install mods? I asked a general question about functionality of the program. There are nearly ten questions about NMM on the site, ...
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How did I receive 207 reputation if the max is 200?

Yesterday, I gained 207 reputation on Arcade and I got a badge claiming I hit the daily reputation limit of 200. However, I thought that you could only get 200 reputation in one day, so how is this ...
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What does “Impact” mean?

I have this wierd impact thing where I can flag and that stuff, what does the Impact mean? What does the 66 mean?
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Is there any reason why the Final Fantasy tags don't have a corresponding 'FF' tag synonym?

Most Final Fantasy games have quite a lot of ways to be expressed: Final Fantasy IX (Name, Roman Numeral) Final Fantasy 9 (Name, Arabic Numeral) FF IX (Shortname, Arabic Numeral) FF 9 (Shortname, ...
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Why do I lose reputation for User Was Removed even when you upvote? [duplicate]

I lost 5 reputation for a User Was Removed, and yet I upvoted!!! I was in the 90's of reputation and now I have 88 for the User Was Removed thing, why do I HAVE to lose reputation for User Was Removed ...
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Confused about moderators rejecting edits without author's consent

Recently an edit was proposed to one of my answers but before I got chance to review it, the edit was rejected by two moderators. This is the first time this has happened and the first time I have ...
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How can I get reputation fast? [duplicate]

I need 75 reputation for bounties, but the speed is so slow! Is there a way to get reputation a little bit faster?
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What can you see in the Google Analytics?

At 25k reputation or more, you can have access to the Google Analytics of Arqade https://gaming.stackexchange.com/site-analytics As a web developper, I'd like to see these stats. It doesn't seem to ...
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Should I flag a question after I've messed up my close vote?

I voted to close this question but since it's really early in the morning (and I haven't had my coffee yet!) I messed up my close vote and VTC'd as "Developer intent" which I retracted immediately. ...
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Inserting links in text

I dont know how can i put some hyperlinks in text? For example if I want to write down "You can use minecraft wiki to see" How can I make "minecraft wiki" become a hyperlink?
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How do I delete posts?

How do I delete one of my posts? I have been looking for an answer everywhere, but I can't find it!
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Why am I approving Tag Edits for higher rep users?

I just went through approving tag edits for Timmy Jim, a user outclassing my rep by 10K+. Is this normal function for the website? I've just never encountered it before, though I only did recently ...
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Roblox Programming Questions, Arqade, Stack-GD or Stack-O?

My question, which I was just about to post on the Main Site of Arqade, revolves around Ro-Lua. Otherwise 'Roblox Lua'. My question was to include some examples and to ask about certain Rotation-...
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Can I just create a chat room like that?

I was thinking about creating a chatroom for a specific game (For Honor) but I'm not sure if I'm allowed to do so. We do have some rooms that are game-specific but usually for more popular games. My ...
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Are questions about video-game specific hosting services on-topic?

So I posted https://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/300630/what-causes-old-games-to-disappear-off-kongregate assuming that Kongregate would be considered a 'game-specific hardware or utility' (well,...
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Using Code-Snippets in Discussion

I'm currently in the process of writing up an answer for another Arqader, in the field of Minecraft, which either requires the use of a lot of images or heavy emphasis through massive code blocks. ...
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Tag Creator Credit

I just finished creating the pokemon-duel description, tag wiki, and its excerpt and got those edits approved. However, the creator of the actual tag is Community (according to what it looks like). ...