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In what way did a moderator decide my "Would X work? question is a "shopping question"? I think this has been mishandled, what do others think?
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tag synonyms for Apple-Silicon and M1
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There is a bug in the post edit confirmation process - “You have started editing this post. Abandon this edit?”
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2021: a year in moderation
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How should this question be edited
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New Cookie Dialog on SE Websites, iPhone only
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Inconsistent thumbnail generation in Finder?
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Question under review this long abnormal? @nohillside♦!? An update on "This Q needs details or clarity." as the closure reason? IT IS SOLVED
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Question closed as opinion-based, suggestion on where to ask it?
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HOWTO Convert video to animated GIF
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Map of related tags
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Non-Answer Declined Flag, but Author agrees with me!
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I'd like to improve this, so can I know why this was closed?
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Separate script-editor and AppleScript tags from each other
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Should I delete an accepted answer that's now very out of date?
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Is it wrong to ask a question on Ask Different even if it's "easily Googleable"?
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Do we want to unpin the accepted answer from the top?
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Can we rename the site to Apple? [duplicate]
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Greyed-out Questions
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2021 Community Moderator Election Results
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My question was closed, but it was asked and answered first and has been helping many people
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Dealing with repetitive spam
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2021 Community Moderator Election
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2021 Moderator Election Q&A – Question Collection
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Why so many old questions at the top of the list -- and what to do with them?
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First time odd message
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Question closed because of incomplete answer elsewhere
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Running VirtualBox on Apple M1
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What is unclear with this question?
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Refining policy on hardware recommendations
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Should we allow recommendations of hardware or software?
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Apple Developer Forum links broken after WWDC 2020 forum upgrade
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How to migrate a post that doesn't belong here to Super User?
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Should I simply add an image to someone elses answer?
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package managers
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How do I read the comments on this questions? Notifications take my to question's URL and nothing there
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Where is the list of canonical questions stored for Ask Different?
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Fonts gone all faint on Stack Exchange?
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Would this question about statistics be on-topic?
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I earned -1 reputation, how do I see this?
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M1 tag versus Apple Silicon tag
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Why do people on this site close questions with a message asking for “more research to be shown”?
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How should I ask about getting a software recommendation?
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My suggested solution to a question on this forum gets an error message saying, "This looks like spam."
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Definition of the "zoom" tag
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Would this self-Q&A be on-topic on Ask Different?
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About the [macbook] tag and synonyms

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