Tetsujin
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Ask Different new site theme is live
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It's all very ugly, isn't it? We've lost the nice Apple-specific font, by the looks of it, looks exactly like SuperUser now... boxes round the headers, increasing the wasted space & drawing the ...

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New "No Research" close reason?
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Proposal ported to answer space for voting purposes/comments... Questions must demonstrate a reasonable amount of research & understanding of the problem being solved. Please edit to clearly ...

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How can we reduce the size of a image, while editing?
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Late Note: This was broken for several months, but is now working again. I Like grg's method, & in fact use it myself quite a lot for quick edits to posts. There is another method, slightly more ...

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New Ask Different site theme coming soon
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Complete & utter waste of space. This was designed to look best on laptops at fullscreen, i.e. 'widescreen, 16:9'. Those of us with large screens who keep our pages in approximately A4/Letter ...

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Suggested practise when mentioning the link to an Apple Support document
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I do tend to hide the link behind the page title, but I preface it thus Apple KB - Use your iPad as a second display for your Mac with Sidecar One thing I also do - this has been tested over time -...

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Do we want to unpin the accepted answer from the top?
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If the accepted answer was, at the time, the best answer, then pinning it to the top is good. However, if, over time, or even because the first answer was accepted too early, then another answer far ...

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Time to face the [music]?
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Just pushing this into an answer to get a vote going. It's time for it to face its final curtain. No encore, just a swan song. It's well-covered by the other tags. It could be useful for instance, ...

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Making Clash of Clans questions off-topic here
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"questions about the particulars of specific games to be off-topic " That hits the nail on the head for me. CoC had a few days of irritation, due to server issues, but in the relatively short ...

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Why was my flag for "not an answer" declined?
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I tend to drop a line into the 'other' category if there is some doubt, if the post needs simply a more experienced eye cast over it for confirmation, or if it definitely needs migrating to the ...

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Change stackexchange.com user profile picture
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Four simple steps... Click your 'Reputation', top right. Click 'Edit Profile & Settings Click 'Change picture' at the bottom of your existing avatar Upload a new picture or change Identicon Oops,...

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Running VirtualBox on Apple M1
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You cam make your own canonical question, then answer it. It's usually wise to mention that's what you're doing somewhere in the small print & then try to maintain it yourself as best you can ...

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Why does Ask Different receive so much spam posts?
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I really wish there was a one-vote ban-hammer on these - maybe like the gold badge one-vote close. Maybe you could gain a spam-hammer badge after successfully flagging 100 with no false positives, or ...

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Making Clash of Clans questions off-topic here
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I'm adding this as another answer just to make one specific point/question/poll… How many of the mods & high rep others here have ever actually played CoC? or had any of the issues we've seen ...

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Do my eyes deceive me? Lots of people lost a lot of reputation today
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It's not, fortunately for me, a significant percentage - but ouch Edit & add your own, for the 'Week of Ouch' posterity community wiki.

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Should we make this question about downgrading iOS more generic?
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I think this one has now answered itself. With some simple tweaks to the original post & a massively comprehensive set of answers (& protected to stop the 'me too' contributors;-), this has ...

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Would removing the reputation limit on commenting eliminate the "bumping old questions" problem?
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As far as I'm aware, there's no legal way to fix 'stupid' ;) Rather than allow people who didn't make the slightest effort to read the large yellow 'Your Answer' section before posting their "Me too!...

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Discussion Topic: Increase In Questions That Are Simply Solved With Google Search
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I'm not expecting much in the way of upvotes for this simple, all-encompassing statement, but here goes... Some people's Google-Fu just isn't that good, & nothing we do or say will ever improve ...

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Conspiracy theory answer flagged, disputed
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TL:DR - this is actually Not an Answer… I only learned today from the other answers & comments how part of the review queue system works, so this is based on that revelation. I often find the ...

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Top bar shows more review tasks to be completed than the sum of tasks at /review
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[I know this isn't an answer, but just to keep it in one thread - not worth a separate question, I didn't think] Since I hit my 10k rep, this has become a constant source of irritation to my usually ...

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Should I receive a notification for my “upvoted" comments?
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tbh, I'd like a downvote option on comments too; for the truly idiotic, yet not actually offensive ones - to quickly push them out of contention. Theoretical wild example:- OP wants to expand a ...

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Should answers which are not forward compatible be edited for compatibility, or new answers created for new versions?
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If there is a clearly-winning, correct answer which only changes at for instance El Capitan, my inclination would be to just add something along the lines of "Edit: after El Capitan you need to do ...

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What to do with answers that clarify another answer
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An alternative might be to try tying up all the loose ends & comments into a new, complete answer - though that might depend on how far down the pile that may put it initially. I had a bit of a ...

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How to improve this source code quoting?
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Am I missing something, or is not just the same as selecting the block & hitting Cmd ⌘ K ? Prior to discovering that I used to add extra indents in a text editor & paste it over, which ...

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Site design update
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Have to say - I didn't like the new font at all to start with. Couple of weeks go by & now all the other SE sites actually look a bit fat & bold by comparison. Nice job - seeing further than ...

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Incorrect formatting appearance - fixable?
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Appears to be fixed with OS 10.9.5 & Safari 7.0.6, even with Click to Flash & YouTube5 enabled.

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Should the site opt out of Winter Bash 2016?
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Just for some balance on the voting [& not a reflection of my personal opinion] let's see how much activity this one can generate. I don't mind down-votes. We do not want hats. Please opt-out.

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