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May I ask this question?

I wonder how I should evaluate different features for my website. The features are mockups at best, and some features are only ideas. I also have good basic functionality deployed, but now I want to ...
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Formatting Images in Answers [duplicate]

I just posted an answer that included a small screenshot. The answer now shows the screenshot filling the width of the answer column, so it looks HUGE! It doesn't look like the answer-input widget ...
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HTTPS broken for this StackExchange meta site

For every Stackexchange and Stackexchange meta site I have tested, HTTPS works as expected. The exception is this site. When attempting to access this site via HTTPS (https://meta.ux.stackexchange....
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Earning the 'Comment Everywhere' privilege

I've read up on the 'Comment Everywhere' privilege and understand how the privilege itself works and that you require 50 reputation points to earn it. What I don't understand is why? I've only been ...
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Can Accepted Answer be changed if the OP is not 'visiting' the site anymore?

I recently added an answer to an old question for which I think the accepted answer is incorrect, but the OP has not returned to the site for the last couple years. Is there any way to get the ...
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Are questions about UX naming-conventions and terminology on-topic?

I often find myself looking for the names of design patterns and UI components. Is it an on-topic question to describe what I am looking for, then ask for the name of it? There are only two hard ...
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Balsamiq Mockups Wireframes icon is missing

I tried to edit the mockup on an existing ux.stackexchange post, but when trying, only got a big empty white popup. For testing, I then started to create a new post, but the icon to lunch the mockup ...
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What is considered a reasonable edit?

I have come across a couple of edits wanting approval that seem to consist of little more than very minor formatting corrections from contributors with relatively low scores. This seems to be viewed ...
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Are Font Identification questions on-topic?

A client uses a certain font in their logo, and I need to be able to use this font in other places. Unfortunately, no one I can speak with knows what the font is. Are "font identification" questions ...
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How does one review what flags one has raised?

I raised about 3 flags that I think should have been different flags. I started following the sequence of flag selection steps. I had a view/opinion that the questions should be either migrated or ...
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Who voted and viewed my profile

Like most of us have LinkedIn profile. I am sure you must have received mails like 10 users viewed your profile. Generates curiosity, who viewed? And when you check, they will show limited profiles ...
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Can't upload image

Everytime I try to upload an image within a post on UX StackExchange and on this site (UX Meta) as well, I get an error message «Failed to upload image; couldn't reach imgur» Any ideas why? Thanks ...
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Is language design on topic here?

I would have expected this question to have been long closed and gone by now (9 hours and even on the HNQ list)... am I wrong to assume that this is badly offtopic?
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Why does my reputation keep going down?

My reputation drops 1 or 2 points for, what appears to be, no reason and I don't get any notifications or warning as to why it drops. For example, my reputation went from 1,077 yesterday to 1,075 ...
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Reviewing new posts

I wonder if I understand how to review new posts. Several items that I "skipped" because I wasn't sure have been cleared. Is that the way it's supposed to work? My interpretation of the label was that ...
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Either missing “edit mockup” link or confusing text

I wanted to edit my question, to do a minor update to a mockup that I included. There's a hint in the question's markdown that I should use the "edit" link below the mockup image to preserve ...
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Talkative and Outspoken Badges

On our main site, UX.SE, to get the Talkative and Outspoken badges, Badges just points to http://chat.stackexchange.com/. Does that mean you can earn the badges by posting to any chat room on the ...
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How does one edit the title of a question?

I tried changing the title of this question: "How does iPhone icons are of same grid across all model" but was unable to. Is this a matter of accrued points or is there a conscious decision to ...
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Should the on-topic page be updated to reflect current policy?

After reading the on-topic page I posted this question, and was surprised to find that it was closed, on the grounds that this site is not about implementation techniques. After further digging and ...
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I can no longer see the format menu on this site and clicking “Discard” seems broken as well

I click on "Ask Question" on this site and now all of the "inputs" are gone(text formatting, add link, add image, etc . .) This site seems broken (see screenshot below). I am using Firefox v32 on a ...
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It appears that the ability to include a UI wireframe on this site is broken

I started to ask a question on UX.stackexchange.com and I clicked to add a UI Wireframe and it doesn't seem to allow me to save. After setting up my wireframe which worked fine, I clicked "Save and ...
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Are questions that describe a user experience and just ask for comments welcome?

I start to see more and more questions where a user sees something interesting UX related, describes it and concludes with something like "Any thoughts?" (this question is a good example). As I ...
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Is there a reason stackoverflow converted my affiliate links?

http://ux.stackexchange.com/questions/60247/ux-for-full-stack-developers/60249#60249 I contributed to the stack overflow site by offering book recommendations. I used amazon affiliate links, and was ...
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Why can't I answer protected questions here?

I have 101 reputation, but I'm still getting the message Thank you for your interest in this question. Because it has attracted low-quality answers, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on ...
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Why am I getting “danger of being blocked” message?

I wanted to post a question, but the page shows: Looking back, I only see two questions asked, both with positive upvotes. Why am I getting this message?
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User Experience site unreadable

Firefox version 29.0 Ubuntu 14.04 : when I access the site I see this: Everything looks OK in Chrome. And since Firefox is my primary browser I would like to access the site from Firefox (because ...
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Migrate question on witty/rewarding loading messages

I've seen over my career a few instances of witty loading messages, and they definitely improved my experience with the site. While working at Yahoo! for instance, we had a set of haikus displayed ...
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Why is meta.ux.stackexchange.com the only choice for migration?

Background So you pull up a question and see that it obviously does not belong on UX.SE. You try flag it by clicking off-topic and the last option you see is this: So you click that and ...
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May I please have a mod remove the Community Wiki status from my post?

I asked this in chat: As of right now, I've gotten 9 upvotes today for the following: Why do credit card forms ask for Visa, MasterCard, etc.? Why am I not getting credit? I have 0 ...
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Does UX use syntax highlighting?

Over at StackOverflow, we have syntax highlighting for code blocks. I just left an answer with code blocks that are using language hints, but I don't see any highlighting at all. Here's a link to ...
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Why can't I answer a protected question?

This question is protected to prevent "thanks!", "me too!", or spam answers by new users. To answer it, you must have earned at least 10 reputation on this site. As you can see, I have 101 ...
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Is the UX site the correct place to ask color layout questions?

I have a few questions where i am looking for feedback on some color layout on my website. Is the UX appropriate place for this type of question?
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How can I ask single question across more than one stack?

I have a question that I believe would be best served with collaborative input from multiple disciplines. How can I ask a single question across more than one stack?
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How exactly do I answer my own question?

I put a question up on UX stack exchange but didn't get any truly satisfying answers so I went and did a survey myself, collated my data and created an infographic to allow for visual representation. ...
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One less reputation after deleting my comment/answer

I have answered a question when my reputation was 339. The answer got 3 downvotes. That makes my reputation 332 which should have been 333. Then I have deleted my post. After that the reputation again ...
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Create a grid with combo box in cells

In the UI wireframe designer, is it possible to create a data grid with combo boxes inside the cells?
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Reopen an [on hold] question

The new feature of [on hold] instead of [close] is great, but maybe it's not fully implemented yet. As of now, we put questions on hold to encourage editing, but when the question should be nominated ...
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Where did the “Retag” button go?

Is it me, or did this site used to have a "Re-Tag" button under every question? If it did, I personally found it useful. Why has it disappeared?
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How can I vote on a proposed tag synonym?

On the tag synonyms page, I can see potential synonyms listed, and I see "pending(0)" in the right column, but I don't know how to vote on a proposed synonym. Can someone please explain?
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Which way do tag synonyms point?

Below, when I say "main tag" I mean the tag that you want the other tag to redirect to (generally the tag with more votes). I'll call the tag re-directs to the main tag the "sub-tag." When the ...
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Who made the webdesign of User Experience?

My impression about the webdesign of User Experience is brilliant. The header section with the great logo and the intense blue background meeting the beige Ask Question button. The design of tags all ...
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How do I add mockups and/or visuals to my questions?

When discussing UX, I find that it is helpful to have visual aid to help clarify the discussion. However I find that many of the discussions contain only bare text with hardly a visual in sight. So ...
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Can't re-post deleted question

I've posted a question. I immediately deleted it because I realized that I forgot to publish a test page mentionned in the question. Now the problem is fixed and I'm trying to ask the question ...
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101 points but not allowed to answer?

I tried to give an answer to What to call "Cancel" when "Cancel" is already the default action?. I have 101 points because of my association bonus. But I didn't find the «Answer» ...
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Protected questions reputation bug

this question is protected, but despite the fact that I have a rep of 101 I'm seeing This question is protected to prevent "thanks!", "me too!", or spam answers by new users. To answer it, you ...
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Why do some comments and responses have timestamps earlier than those for the corresponding question?

I just noticed that this question (asked an hour ago on December 5) appears to have a comment on it from October 24th. There's also a response from "October 24th." It looks like the system may be ...
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Is this an appropriate forum for questions relating to web design?

I do a lot of web design, and frequently have trouble with CSS3 animation compatibility across browsers. Is this the appropriate SE site to ask questions relating to those kinds of problems?
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Is this the right place to ask questions about iPhone?

I am facing a problem in syncing my iphone contacts with my google account. Is this forum a good place to ask related questions?
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Why does ux.stackexchange crash safari?

I've been using ux.stackexchange daily using Safari on Max OS X (Mountain Lion) and since yesterday Safari just crashes as soon as ux.stackexhange finishes loading. What has changed or is anyone else ...
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How do Accepted Answers work on User Experience?

What are Accepted Answers and how are they different on User Experience? Should I accept answers to my questions? Should I refrain from answering a question with an accepted answer?