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Should we update our /help/on-topic page?

Just so we can vote on this proposal, I'm making this post in favour of listing modded Minecraft tech support as off-topic in the on-topic page.
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Update the off-topic reason for "Technical support for non-vanilla Minecraft" in the help-center

How do we define tech support? When I argued the case for modded Minecraft tech support to be off-topic - I was referring to ones where users would post a question similar to the following: Minecraft ...
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Should we update our /help/on-topic page?

Building off Mad Scientist's comment, a couple of the items under the prohibit section could be combined. As it stands, it's very wordy and a few of the items are similar. The suggested wording below ...
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Why tour example question is still about unicorns?

I've tentatively picked this question from the list of eligible questions. Other mods can go here and pick a better one.
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Could we add links to the Meta posts created to redirect users to external sources for off-topic questions to the relevant help page?

Good idea. I've gone ahead and updated that page with the added information. Please note, however, that site policies prohibit questions of the following types: Game and Mod Development (...
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Update the off-topic reason for "Technical support for non-vanilla Minecraft" in the help-center

The thing is, though, that tech support isn't limited to only crashes. It required some clarification a few years ago, but it hasn't been controversial so far as I know. Tech support encompasses ...
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Add a link to The Bridge chatroom for Game Recommendations in the FAQ

Following a larger discussion around how we can better help users that visit our site, Arqade now has a community faq question for suggesting good places to go for recommendation questions (that are ...
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