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Preview and answer your own question problems

I'm using Safari to view the site on my Mac. (Please withhold all Mac vs. Win vs. Linux commentary!) And, when private browsing is turned on, I cannot see a preview of my posts. Additionally, when ...
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Can we have another custom close reason?

What actions make the game award you a Mist Tank? This question just looks awkward with the close vote. put on hold as off-topic by Retrosaur, Zommuter, deutschZuid, ChrisHateZ, OrigamiRobot 4 ...
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Revisiting the Dwarf Fortress tags

A few years ago, we had this question: Do we need a separate tag for Dwarf Fortress adventure mode? Since then, we've made a number of changes to how we handle tags, especially in the area of ...
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Closed question about looking to play the unique cars only available in the different demo versions of a game — Can it be reopened?

This is about this currently closed question: I'm looking to play with the unique R/C cars only available in the demo versions — How can I do this? From reading the question as originally posted ...
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I can't flag comments from mobile

Given the recent emphasis on Being Nice, and flagging comments that are rude or offensive, I was surprised to learn today that I can't flag a comment from the mobile version of the site. What gives? ...
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The sidebar appears to be under attack by a merciless, giant, mutant Gravatar

OH GOD IT'S ALREADY CONSUMED TIM AND IT'S COMING FOR ME WHAT DO I DO? Mouseover tooltip indicates that it belongs to AHSteele, and this is occurring to me using Safari 5.1.5 under OS X 10.7
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Capture the Wool - Credit Sequence

I just created some kind of first pitch for the credits sequence of the Capture the Wool series. Following some great feedback I received, I decided to post it here. ...
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Is the site design finalized?

So, we've launched. Is this design final, or are we still ruminating and waiting for Jin? The "beta gaming" logo was cleansed when I refreshed my cache, and we've got the heart logo there now, which ...
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Is there a maximum number of “favorite tags” a user can have?

I noticed my list of favorite tags getting pretty long on my sidebar. It made me question if there was a limit on how many favorite tags a user can have. I checked the Arqade meta and meta.SO but ...
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Tag:technical-issues - not useful?

I've seen user Ola Ström add the tag technical-issues to a lot of questions, all of which I, without exception I think, accepted. The tag description lets users know it is important to note down their ...
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Can we remove the NPE from the minecraft error list?

The template answer we use to dupe-close most of the minecraft error questions contains a VERY basic hint to get rid of a certain Null Pointer Exception.. Also it is just a hint, not even a solution. ...
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Minor display bug with delete button

When I hover over my own question's delete button it says vote to delete instead of just delete. I am not able to vote to delete posts on this site and when I delete my own posts they should not be ...
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Why did I get a mail for this question 6 hours late?

6 hours ago, this question was asked, which has the minecraft-commands tag that I follow with 15 minute setting. I saw it in a review first, long before I got the mail (which was a few minutes ago). ...
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Would questions relating to things that I found in game files be allowed?

I was going through a game's files and I found some files I wish to learn about. They are songs that I have not seen in game yet, and I was unable to find anything about them when I did some quick ...
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Is this question “impossible” or “too localized”?

This Is a question I recently found on stack exchange. On the one hand, finding this out seems to be an extremely difficulty and tedious task. There seems to be very little reason to figure this out ...
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What is going on with my tag badge tracking statistics?

I was fiddling around with my tracking stats under my user summary, and here is what my fallout-4 tag shows as my progress: However, this doesn't correspond to both my tag score and when I click the ...
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Minecraft /testfor command error questions

From my first visit on this site, I have see many, maybe tens of questions that ask about "Why does my /testfor command output an error", but each one is slightly different and asks about ...
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Should we allow questions about a unique item's price?

Question: How do I determine the value of a knife? Should we allow questions like this? They only help the asker, the answer only applies to the particular pictured item and there can be many answers ...
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Minecraft redstone questions about computers, here or in another page?

In Minecraft, exists the possibility to use redstone and then use it in redstone contraptions, such as computers. However, minecraft-related questions goes here (Arqade), but computer designing goes ...
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User does not have permission to comment on this post

I got this error message trying to add a comment to my own answer (to respond to a comment there). What gives?
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Adding an “Asking for unreasonable technical support” close reason?

Search didn't turn up any duplicates of this, so here goes... Is it viable/reasonable to add a "Person is asking for unreasonable technical support" close option? I've seen several instances where ...
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A Question was flagged after editing “Grammar”

A question (The shaders included in "Super Secret Settings" won't turn off!) was flagged when a certain user deleted the important information that set it apart from the question it was "...
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Is there a way to see why a bounty was awarded?

After browsing some posts, I noticed that some of them had completed bounties on them, and I wanted to know why a user gave a bounty. But, I was unable to figure why the bounty(s) were awarded. I know ...
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Flag on deleted answer still pending

I was just reviewing my flag summary when i came across this. It seems like the answer and the user was deleted, (probably causing the flag to disappear from the review queue) Link on the flag:...
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Partly covered personal info

Go to your Arqade profile (Not Arqade meta) and click less info. Then click more info. This is the result. Notice the blank part? The blank part which covered my real name? Sometimes this bug does ...
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'Delete' button missing when I reviewed an answer in the Low Quality Posts queue as a 20K rep user

I noticed that one of the answers I recently reviewed in the Low Quality Posts queue didn't allow me to 'Delete', but only to 'Recommend Deletion'. Another example here. (Normally, a user with 20K rep ...
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Why does a difference of opinion affect votes so much?

Sometimes you see questions that attract some negative input. For example, this game identification question about Fallout 3 received some heat, some heated discussions arose and next thing we know, ...
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Should tags really be created for each specific version instead of having a general one for each platforms

I tagged a game and used the PC tag to let the users know I am specifically talking about the PC version. I then read the tag properly to realize that the PC isn't used at all to tag a version of a ...
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Are questions about game specific bugs off topic?

I frequent the destiny tag, and while browsing recent questions I came across https://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/198220/destiny-compatibility-pack-download-stops-at-50 I was going to flag it ...
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Bug / unclear behaviour in close review queue?

for this review: https://gaming.stackexchange.com/review/close/107409 To this question, https://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/194144/far-cry-4-cross-compatibility-multiplayer I try to select "...
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Tags to distinguish tactics/strategy questions

Two weeks ago when I was looking for some answers to my question I've came upon this post : What should be our battle plan for tagging strategy and tactics? @Gracenote told me to post a separate ...
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Is it possible to add an alternate coloring for questions with 'community upvoted' answers?

My original question was the common "accept" feature. But having seen the reasons against it I altered it to be more consistent with the desires laid out in the below meta question. I found these ...
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Should we rename tags of games which have been “converted”?

Recently, the game Super Street Fighter IV was renamed in the Steam library to Ultra Street Fighter IV. SteamDB supports this, as did Capcom. They converted Super Street Fighter IV to Ultra Street ...
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How to handle modplatforms

D2Modd.in is a relatively new platform that enables you to play mods for DotA2. It is fairly popular with 200.000 Users that tried the platform. How should we handle questions about this platform? ...
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z-level error with tags and message boxes

While reviewing a question, I decided to upvote it and noticed a white line on the blue warning box. The picture can explain better than I can. It seems to line up to the left part of the tag. I ...
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Chat context menu no longer shows up

I used to get a chat context menu on the right side of the page. It said The Bridge (X people chatting). Underneath Minecraft or some such room (Y people chatting). All I see now is the Network Hot ...
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My Electorate badge doesn't appear!

I have voted on over 600 questions, with 25% or more of them being on questions(or whatever that means). I have waited for approximately an hour, and I still haven't received the badge. What's wrong?
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Filtering out similar questions based on tag

When you type out a new question title, se tries to show similar questions. I propose that, after adding a tag in, it filters "related questions" based on your tag.
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Request tag for Jedi Academy

I didn't see a tag related to Jedi, or Jedi Academy, requesting it here. It was a game, and I want to ask how to "bounce the weapon attack back" Wiki Link
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How should Distant Worlds and its expansion packs be tagged?

Distant worlds currently has two expansion packs: Distant worlds - Return of the Shakturi Distant worlds - Legends There are currently no questions about the base game, and a limited number about ...
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In-page updates don't add the red background to deleted posts

While investigating an oddly formatted post, QAdp fixed the formatting and then immediately deleted the post in question. When I clicked the notification to reload the post, I saw this: The red ...
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Real-time Reputation is overly optimistic

I like to leave Gaming open on the front page and watch for new questions. Tonight, however, I wound up watching my reputation bar instead, as it was doing something odd. Essentially, every time you ...
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It seems I can vote for my own answer, and get rep for it.

I voted for my own answer, and I got a message saying I can't do that. So I tried again, but this time navigated away before the message popped up... and now it seems I got 10+ rep for that vote. If ...
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Why was this question closed?

https://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/4816/where-can-i-find-serious-teammates-in-modern-warfare-2-closed I understand that there is a risk of subjective answers, such as X clan is awesome and so ...
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Should we have a tag for issues to do with [scaling]?

A very central issue to classic gaming, is that CRTs didn’t have pixels as we know them, and games were generally not designed with square pixels. The numerous Google hits on the topic (e.g. Hot ...
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Duplicate trial: “Duplicate” to “Not a Duplicate” to “Now a Duplicate” process

From Duplicate Questions: A Trial The broad rule is: Do not close questions as duplicates if the target question does not help the new asker. I understand that there is split opinion for support ...
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Why are there no tags for Google Stadia or NBA 2K21?

I tried to create tags "stadia" and "nba2k21" but don't have 300 reputation points so was blocked. Could someone please create them?
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Can the comment writing box be in monospace font?

Comments are used to clarify posts or ask for more information. They also support a very small sample of Markdown, to allow for the addition of links, bold, italics, and code font. I would like to ...
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minecraft-server tag

I noticed a suggested edit that added hosting to a question with minecraft-server. Since Minecraft has been rather extremely updated in this regard, I think it warrants a meta discussion. I'm not ...
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Edge cases in reversal of votes

I lost 170 reputation due to vote correction today, it makes sense and I expect to loose about 150 more soon, but it made me think about what would happen in some (hypothetical) cases. First case: I ...

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