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How do Watched tags (with asterisks) work?

I follow [*pokemon*] as a tag. From my understanding, that will follow any tag that contains the word "pokemon" somewhere in it. This works correctly when I'm browsing the question list (they are ...
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Can we have a “rec-room” tag please?

in the rec room community we want to try to use Arqade for frequently asked questions. Could you please create one, or tell me what to do to get it created? Thanks.
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Why was my “not an answer” flag rejected?

I recently flagged this post as not an answer to the question. The flag was declined with the message stating there was no evidence that supported it. The question is specially for pokemon-x-y ...
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How many people need to review each queue to remove the post from queue?

I've been reviewing a lot of suggested edits recently and sometimes there is a red dot by it meaning that there are a lot of posts in that queue. But after I go through and complete them all I notice ...
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What tags should I use to ask about the Madden series as a whole?

I have a question about the entire Madden series. How do I get this across in the tags? Do I have to use every Madden tag?
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Why are these questions duplicates?

Why was With only keyboard, how can I minimize turning during straight-line 140 kph driving? closed as duplicating What combination of Steering Sensitivity and Non-linearity minimizes turning during ...
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Is there an easy way to exit “meta”?

When you're on Arqade you can switch to Meta by clicking on a item in the Community Bulletin. Is there a link to switch back to Arqade ? Other than editing the url (removing "meta.") or scroll to ...
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Did something change in the announcer badge?

I earned the announcer badge three times at once last night. Previous time I got it was over 1.5 year ago, and I earned those new badges on quite old questions, and I did not share a link recently (I ...
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Profile Picture Error

I've been trying to change my profile picture, it would upload, but it will change back to the default when i reload the page. why is it doing this and how can i get my profile picture to stay?
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How am I supposed to know that this post is locked when there is no mention of it anywhere?

I found this post today that obviously didn't belong on Arqade meta, so I was going to downvote and voted to delete as it was already closed. However, when I clicked the downvote button, it said I ...
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This question may already have an answer?

I have just seen the below auto-generated markup for the first time: Unlike other auto-generated markup, this isn't edited into the question and appears to be in-page rather than in-post. The post in ...
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Why did my reputation decrease overnight?

I filled out my profile information after achieving a reputation of nearly 200 and as I saved the changes, all of a sudden my reputation dropped(in the parent site) to 25! I checked my rep page and it ...
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Tag synonym - [heart-gold] / [soul-silver] -> [pokemon-hgss]

Earlier discussion: Pokemon tag problems (Gotta Tag 'Em All) (This post is to ask for a higher-rep user to take an action on something from that discussion.) I already retagged all of the ...
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I accidentally retracted my flag. How can I put it back?

Original Question asked: Is there a way to make a piston push a block and make it into an item? Possible duplicate:How can I make an automatic cobblestone breaker? Is there still a way to alert the ...
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Formatting sandbox

Feel free to do your tests here.
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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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Pokemon X and Y tag canonicalization [duplicate]

Pokemon X and Y just came out yesterday, and predictably we have gotten an influx of questions. Unfortunately, some are tagged pokemon-sixth-gen and some are tagged pokemon-xy. These tags are being ...
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Tag rename: [pokemon-sword-and-shield] ->[pokemon-sword-shield]

Can we get pokemon-sword-and-shield renamed to pokemon-sword-shield? It should be consistent with other Pokémon tags pokemon-omega-ruby-alpha-sapphire pokemon-sun-moon pokemon-black-2-white-2 etc...
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Why have I been banned from asking questions?

The last question I asked was one year ago, and took forever but ended up with -5 votes. I then asked another one recently (not downvoted or upvoted) which got a couple of answers as well, literally ...
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“You have reached your question limit” - What can I do?

Can someone explain why my account is blocked when I asked for the logic of legend experience in Dying Light? What can I do to get back my account to healthy condition?
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Is there a way to see the count of Arqade unanswered questions over time?

I was looking at the Arqade unanswered feed and noticed that it has a count of the unanswered questions on the site. I've been making an effort to reduce the list by upvoting answers as well as ...
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Should the “linked questions” menu show questions where the link is tied to deleted answer?

I was poking around a few older questions, and I came to this question. This question appeared in the linked questions menu, so I clicked on to see what it was. After viewing the question, I saw a ...
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Difference between 'flag' and 'close'

For some reason I only just now noticed that I can choose to either flag a question for moderation, or opt to close it. Is the second option really just a shortcut (of one mouse-click less) to that ...
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Tag synonym request: Street Fighter tags

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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How can I report NSFW ad on main site?

This is an ad from main site that is shown to me right now: I consider it NSFW, how can I report it?
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This account is scheduled to be deleted 11 mins ago

I'm about to delete my account, the 24 hours period is over and now it says on my user page: This account is scheduled to be deleted 11 mins ago What does this mean? Is this some kind of extra ...
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Are questions about Twitch on topic?

I read a question on here with an answer saying that if a topic is mostly about video games then it's okay. So are questions about Twitch on topic?
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Bounty button missing

I would like to place a bounty on why just ban minecraft modding tech support, but I can't seem to find the button. After some research it seems like it's supposed to be under add a comment, but it ...
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What should we do with clearly fake questions?

This question about a "new horror steve or bug" is, as far as I can tell, not a real question about a real problem (it could, though extremely unlikely, be a mod that the author forgot about). There ...
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Why was my other account removed?

I need to know why I was removed, if it was because I didn't use this site much, well I couldn't - it wouldn't let me ask stuff for a month or even comment. Can a moderator answer me? I lost over 30 ...
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Looking for help to ask a parental control question about Xbox One

Could you help me to start on the right foot? First time posting a question here. I would like to make a question as a gamer parent. While I have several answers on other SE sites only very few of my ...
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Rename: [paper-mario-ttyd] -> [paper-mario-the-thousand-year-door]

Title pretty much says it all: paper-mario-ttyd should be renamed to paper-mario-the-thousand-year-door. The new tag name is 34 characters long, just below the limit
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How can the Community user bot edit questions?

It seems like the Community user that's supposed to be "a background process to keep this site clean", somehow figured out that an answer contained an unformatted quote and formatted it. Is it ...
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Why did so many questions I've answered get bumped to the Arqade homepage recently?

Over the course of the weekend five questions I've answered were bumped to the homepage of Arqade. Before this no questions I've asked or answered have been bumped by Community before (to my knowledge)...
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How to take back flags?

Recently, I flagged this answer as 'Not an answer'. Now, after looking at it a couple of times, I have realized that this is an answer, just it is extremely badly written and needs editing. So my ...
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Why keep dead link comments?

I recently flagged a few comments that provided a link to what was ostensibly a helpful resource, but had since become dead links linking to nothing in particular. The comments did not provide any ...
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How to make links in comments?

I have been trying to get links into comments but can't get it to work. I tried making one the same way you make one in a question or answer, but that didn't work. And then I tried these guys ways, ...
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How do I earn the Tenacious and Unsung Hero badges?

The description is weird and hard to understand. The description for Tenacious is Zero score accepted answers: more than 5 and 20% of total Unsung Hero is similar, just a little harder. What ...
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Where should I ask subjective “game recommendation” questions? [duplicate]

I have certain consoles, and I'm always looking for recommmendations on certaing genres I like. Is gaming stackexchange the place to ask for these recommendations? Who better than the users here to ...
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Why isn't the Blog linked to the OpenID system?

Despite the art looking similar on the Blog, nothing screams "I'm not really a part of StackExchange" than the lack of OpenID. Why can't I use it to post instead of handing over my Name/Email every ...
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Is it on-topic to ask about something based on a game?

Could I ask a question, for instance, about the Super Mario Bros.-based cartoons or Dishonored books here?
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Why was this answer locked?

In an effort to better understand the goings-on of the site, I'd like to know why the accepted answer on this post was locked. It seems to be an appropriate answer, but now I am not able to upvote it. ...
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Tag synonym request: Age of Empires II and Age of Empires III tags

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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Why aren't tags for released video games auto-generated?

Recently I asked a question about Far Cry: New Dawn and the tag didn't exist. This is a major AAA game release by Ubisoft... shouldn't at least all AAA games get tags auto-generated to prevent the ...
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What does the red dot in the drop down review queue tab mean?

Usually when I click on the review queue tab at in the top right hand corner of the site, the queues with items to review have a grey dot next to them. Occasionally there is a red dot and I have ...
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Why does “Questions that may already have your answer” work better than the conventional search tool?

Before I ask a question, I always search 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, but often ...
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What happened to this review?

I was attempting to review an answer in the VLQ queue. I voted to delete the answer, and a message popped up and said an error occurred, please try again. I refreshed the page only to be greeted with ...
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Tag score not showing up on profile?

I am not sure if this is the right site to post this question. When I go to my Arqade public profile, the score for my top tags isn't showing up. My top tag right now is bomber-crew and it says that I ...
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Is there some way to request peer review on an edit?

I just edited this answer, I just reached 2000+ reputation and the edit got imidiately accepted. Is there some way to turn this off? I´m fairly sure this was a good edit, but I have done bad edits ...
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Add 'ssbu' tag synonym to 'super-smash-bros-ultimate`

I don't have 5 score in the category yet, but this seems pretty obvious. Smash Bros on the N64 is often just called smash 64 Smash Bros. Melee is often called ssbm or melee Smash Bros. Brawl is ...