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Flagged posts responded to by people with very low reputation

I'm curious to know how some posts I flagged were seemingly reviewed by users with reputation lower than mine. I can't review flagged posts, yet I have a higher reputation. Seems like a bug? Here ...
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Tag synonyms - how to submit a suggestion

I have insufficient total answer score on this tag, but to me it seems straightforward that AD and Active Directory are one and the same. Yet I can't suggest that they be made synonyms of each other. ...
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What does “(unregistered)” mean next to a username

I answered a question from a new user. I was checking over my recent answers when I noticed that next to the new user it says "TheirUsername (Unregistered)". Does this mean they deleted their ...
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Text formatting bug - code in middle of ordered list items

Noticed a bug when edited a question. If You have a list with multi-level items, inserting code in the middle of them, breaks level indentions for further list items after the code. See example ...
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how can we bring more attention towards Questions related to SharePoint configuration & Admin

This has happened to me for This Question, As questions related to SP configuration are less active because people are mostly dependent on the MSDN links for reference. This leads to a reluctant ...
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The question with only tag “Powershell” should be consider as SharePoint related question?

I came across this and this question today. and I found that here the requirement belong to PowerShell and Excel/CSV. There is nothing related to SharePoint here. So, I am wondering that the question ...
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Best practice for question with no answer

As far as I know...a question I've asked can't be solved. What is the best practice? Delete the question Write an answer stating no solution found (and thus leaving the question available for ...
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Request to Remove Tags

I would like to know that Where should I request or flag to remove / do spell change request for Tags? There is one tag whose spelling is wrong: [shareoint]
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About watermarked images, self promotion and stackexchange license

I am posting this question in reference to: What to do with images that contains self-advertising? As you can see from the above meta link, I am wondering if usage of watermarked images and to be ...
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Question put on hold, should I have had a notification?

My question was put on hold but I didn't receive a notification. Should I have received one?
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On downvoting Comment should be compulsary?

Correct me if I am wrong, Don't you guys think that there should be a provision by which user has to compulsory add the comment after down voting any post? If this happens we can get help in ...
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I can't reach to REPUTATION 1000 , and vote not calculated after 995 but reduced?

I notice a strange behavior where I can't reach to REPUTATION 1000 , and vote not calculated after 995 but reduced to 993 ! I got this link https://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/help/privileges/...
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Question has been edited and I don't understand why

My question has been edited to put some terms in grey highlighting and I don't understand why. what does the grey highlighting mean? How to see items deleted by other users?
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Comment on my question provided the answer

A few times someone has commented on my question with the solution to my question. I'm not sure why they didn't post it as an answer. There's a flag for "not an answer" but no flag for "this is an ...
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Community positon for self answers that are just a link

As from question title, I am interested in knowing what is the current shared community view in regards to link only answers that are also self answers. Normal link only answers should just be ...
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Old pre 2013 PeoplePicker and the new ClientPeoplePicker: do they require different tagging?

Simple and fast question here: are we using the same tag people-picker for both the old PeoplePicker and the new ClientPeoplePicker? This came to mind after reading the question SharePoint - How to ...
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why do I get “You are currently banned from flagging”

Today When I tried to flag few answers, I'm getting "You are currently banned from flagging", why do I get.?
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How to judge question is duplicate or not

If a question does not have answer and somebody wants to ask the same question again , Will it be considered as duplicate ?
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Discussion kind of question is considered?

I have some topic which I need to discuss on community, that question is about discussion of pros & cons regarding display templates. Will that be considered as valid question? Didn't find any ...
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Questions/Tags for 3rd party software/plugins

I'm confused about the guidelines for asking questions about 3rd party software/plugins on this site. On one hand we close questions where people ask for help about a 3rd party software/plugin (...
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Criteria for answering a question referring to your own solution/tool

Here I need to clarify what are the 'standard guidelines' for answering a question referring to your own tool/solution, that you yourself created, which is indeed related the problem raised in the ...
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Question answered and works, but not voted or accepted as answer

I have seen many posts in which the question was answered and the person who asked the question comments that the answer works perfectly. But they never care for voting up or even accepting it as an ...
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I asked questions but they no more exsits under my account

I have wrote the following 2 questions :- https://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/146056/quick-edit-problem-if-i-modify-start-date-without-modifiying-end-date-inside https://sharepoint....
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Increased vandalism

I've noticed spam-bots and anonymous presumably bored people vandalizing answers lately. Some are "kind" enough to leave their email in the comment field - though I'm not sure the email belong to them....
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How to add the flair on wordpress blog

Anybody know about the plugin which we will use to add the SP.Se flair into the wordpress. I tried to find it but no luck. Anybody know, how to add the flair in wordpress blog?
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How to get notification for unanswerd question of some one else?

I am new member here, I will like to know how i will get notification on questions asked by some one else but i am also interested in knowing the answer. Is that favorite star is that for purpose? I ...
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What happens when your edit suggestion is rejected

I am new to SharePoint stack exchange its been 21 days. I have edited few questions. If our suggestions are rejected, then does that impact our Reps or something else? Thanks
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Screencrawler site (maybe?) copying content from SP.SE

I was searching for some answer on an issue I'm facing and I fell over this site: http://sharepoint.searchalleasy.com/ It has the exact same layout as SP.SE and the exact same content.
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Removed post caused minus 2 points

My first question on Meta. Today I noticed I got 2 reputations minus for a post which got removed. I hardly remember what I did to that post, in the history of reps achieved I couldn't find it for ...
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April Fools 2015

The question SharePoint Server 2016 Site Action Menu Left or Right was as some of you guessed - an April fools question. You who have 10k rep or more are able to read the now deleted question, and on ...
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Always feel like somebody watching me

I answered a question, got a "not so good" comment from a user that answered the same question.Then in less that 24 hours, I got 4 times x (-1) in other of my answers. What should be the appropriate ...
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How to upload 300 lines of code!

For a particular answer, I need to upload 100s of lines of code, How this can be done?
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What is my user ID?

I signed up with SP.SE site with my gmail account. Now my Question is, what is my User ID? I wana use that in script to check the badge progress but whatever i type never accepted. I tried my gmail ...
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Who flag the first time posts?

I am wondering, Who and how does First-time Posts get flagged? Sometimes I notice that a post appears in the review section within 3 to 5 min. But sometimes it appears after 15 to 30 Mins. Just for ...
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What does a faded question means?

Sorry for my ignorance, but What does a faded question means?
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I do not see a bounty option option on any questions

I've only opened one bounty before and it was closed. Now I am trying to open a bounty on several old questions (or at least see if I have the ability to do so), and I do not see that option. I ...
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One question in 3 review queue

I noticed one thing, If a question report in the 3 review categories like this First Posts Late Answers Low Quality Posts Now I click on the First post and approve it. I go back that post gone from ...
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Why My approved Edit review required another review

I noticed this thing couple of times, when somebody edit a post(question or reply), it move to the suggested edit reviews and when i picked that one and approved it. After that i noticed that even I ...
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declined - flags should only be used to make moderators aware of content that requires their intervention

I flagged this answer up by user "Cthulhubutt", Error while creating site from specific template But it was declined because of, declined - flags should only be used to make moderators aware of ...
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Where can I share my js SharePoint library without getting my post deleted?

Seems unfair, I've been building a js libraray for SharePoint requests on apps and I just wanted to share it with SP developers. My post was deleted a few minutes upon creation with no comments or ...
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What's the proper etiquette for “bumping” a question after a few days?

What's the SE etiquette for bumping an answer after a couple days? Most people I know only go through the first few pages, so once your question gets a couple days old it may not be seen by the ...
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How Can You Remove An Edit?

First off, why would two different reviewers approve this anonymous edit? https://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/posts/83273/revisions All they added is the word "cactus" at the end of the question... ...
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Where's my gold badge?

I just reached 10000 views for a question. I don't seem to have received a gold badge. Where is my gold badge?
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Rival Sites Screen Scraping SPSE

So check this out. I was following up on a question I had asked trying to find an answer to it and found this: My question here: What is ms-hcTest? Is on this site: http://qandasys.info/what-is-ms-...
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Can't answer, can't comment? [duplicate]

I was assisting a user recently when I was told by a moderator to keep my helpful comments in comments, but not in the answer field. I think this might have been misinterpreted of how this systems ...
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how to create tag synonym in SharePoint forum

I want to create tag synonym in sharepoint forum. But i could not find a way to create or submit it. i want PowerPoint Automation Services Visio Graphics Service Machine Translation Service
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How to create new Tags in Sharepoint forum

I am trying to create new tags for the SharePoint 2013 Services Applications but i could not find the way, from where i can create it. could you please help me. i want create tags for the following ...
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Cannot submit tag wiki edits

I've been adding a few tag wikis to the database but all of a sudden am facing an error message whenever I try to submit a new one. It says something to the effect of "There was an error submitting ...
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Yammer questions

Now that there's more tighter integration between SharePoint and Yammer - how should Yammer-related questions be addressed? Should they be referred to the Yammer Support forums or other Yammer public ...
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New top bar FUBAR in IE on SPSE

The new top bar is nice, but it really is messed up graphic-wise in IE 11. In SO it also caps the characters that go below the baseline. Who are responsible for the new CSS and how do we get it fixed?...