Unanswered Questions

15 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
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VOTE - The site needs it

If you look at our stats on Area 51, you will see that one of the areas where we are falling behind is in the number of users with a good reputation. This is sad, because we do have quite a good ...
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Please format code properly

Recently I've seen a lot of code being formatted as inline style. This is not how it should be done. All code should be formatted with one of two styles. If it is just 1 line, with other text around ...
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My question was edited and its meaning completely changed

The link to the question So, as you can see from the URL, I was originally asking for an IRC client. Then, it was edited to change the word IRC to Internet Chat in the text of the question. Then it ...
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Things to work on for the betterment of elementary OS SE

elementary OS Stack Exchange site have been in beta for around 1400 days. If we look at the facts and figures at the Area 51 you will see that we need to work on answered question percentage and we ...
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If it's not really spam, don't flag it as such!

I've only seen one such flag in recent times but it reminded me to remind those unfamiliar with the Stack Exchange model - to be careful with your flags! Spam/Offensive flags will obviously be ...
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Announcing a Pro Tempore election

Summary: elementary OS Stack Exchange will begin the nomination stage for a special election on April 8 to bring in two more moderators. For full details of the process, see the announcement on Meta ...
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Please ensure the answer you are voting for does answer the question

I just answered my own question incorrectly. Why did I answer it incorrectly? Because I assumed this answer would work on elementary OS. But it doesn't. My answer works fine on Ubuntu, but it ...
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How we handle questions about feature requests and bugs

I was surprised to find a custom off-topic choice (when filing to close a question) for bugs and feature requests Questions about bugs and feature requests are off-topic because they cannot be ...
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2019 Community Moderator Election

The 2019 Community Moderator Election is now underway! Community moderator elections have three phases: Nomination phase Primary phase Election phase Most elections take between two and three weeks,...
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2018: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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Multiple questions regarding not working internet connection

I am not quite sure how the moderators can do that, but lots of users (including me) had problems with internet connection There is existing solution on AskUbuntu but I honestly do not know if it is ...
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I am not allowing to edit

I am not able to edit any tag. It showing the message "You are on the Featured tab." How can I over come this.? As far as I know , this is because many of my edits rejected, but with reference to ...
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Which style of link is preferred?

There are two different styles of link - inline: [example](http://example.com) and citation: [example][1] [1]: http://example.com Is there any preference for one over the other? Which do you ...
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2019 Community Moderator Election Results

elementary OS's first moderator election has come to a close and the two new moderators are: They'll be joining the existing crew shortly—please thank them for volunteering, and share your ...
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For future releases, here's a good question to refer to

Questions about future/in-development releases target a moving-target and are generally off topic (best practice), but if you come across any, this is a good question to point to in a comment when you ...