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Proposal: Merge tags: manual-testing and manual

By far https://sqa.stackexchange.com/tags/manual-testing/info (588 questions) is more common than https://sqa.stackexchange.com/tags/manual/info (16 questions). Seems like the latter should be merged ...
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Could someone create a tmap tag?

This Q&A is about tmap, but there is no such tag. Could someone create this?
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Unit-testing questions on-topic?

There is a large overlap in test automation question over stackoverflow.com (SO), Software Engineering.SE (SE.SE) and SQA.SE. Selenium, unit-testing, TDD, BDD and other test-automation topics ...
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Tag [boundaryvalueanalysis] was created instead of [boundary-value-analysis]

Tag [boundaryvalueanalysis] was created instead of [boundary-value-analysis] The first one is hard to read, and is not in written in common style here (with dash) The question it was used in ...
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Why do I always see several marked for review but none in the queue?

In the top right you can see the "3" but the queues themmselves appear empty
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Closing questions procedure

Some are leaving comments about the closing police. I also think some people are closing questions to fast, sometimes with good reasons, but these are not always clear. Questions are being closed as ...
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Is infrastructure testing on-topic on SQA?

Are the questions on configuration and infrastructure testing on topic on SQA? For example questions related to tools like: Serverspec, Chef InSpec, Molecule, KitchenCI. Such questions are rather ...
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Housekeeping/Activity boosting activities

Would anyone be interested in doing a Housekeeping (Answering/Editing/Closing unanswered/low vote questions) or Activity pushing events in the next few weeks? I figured with the start of the new ...
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Winter Bash 2016 : Not Getting received 011-Hat for "Collect 11 hats" action

Not getting received 011 Hat for "Collect 11 hats" action, even though I have already collected 12 hats for SQA site. Is this valid bug with SQA beta site or there is something new steps to collect ...
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In few cases, Can we restrict the question before getting posted?

I am observing some of the users are asking questions on SQA Stack exchange platform, in a way that its customer support for IT industry. I am really feel un-happy for those who are having power and ...
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Re: The duplicate question must exist on Software Quality Assurance & Testing Stack Exchange

Here's a question on SQA: What is the difference between jUnit & TestNG? that seems a duplicate of the Stackoverflow question with already tons of answers and many upvotes. However, when I marked ...
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After earning new privilege my reputations are not counted properly

I observed, As I am earning reputations - It changes takes me to next level. Each level user can get few privileges. But before achieving and after achieving next privilege reputations calculated are ...
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Should we have handled http://sqa.stackexchange.com/questions/23754/sample-applications-for-practicing-api-testing differently?

The Op of Sample applications for practicing API Testing believes their question was treated unfairly, and that the community is too fast to close questions. I thought we had already established a ...
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Seems like the code preview is broken for this question

What elements should I assert for automation of my eCommerce application? Code in my answer looks ok when posted or viewed but when you go into edit mode the preview doesn't show all as code, some is ...
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Do we have hold elections for moderators here?

At Stackoverflow, they are holding moderator elections, how often do we do that here?
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What should I do if I see the case when someone is answering his/her own question just to gain reputation points

I observed a user on https://sqa.stackexchange.com/ who was several time asking questions and then accepting its own answer. A couple of the questions are asked and answers accepted exactly at the ...
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Help center desperately needs more detail

The help/on-topic page needs some love. Right now it consists of a total of one sentence of guidance on what is on-topic: "Software Quality Assurance & Testing Stack Exchange is for software ...
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How to deal with questions that are not related to SQA.stackexchange with an accepted answer?

I sometimes come accross question that I believe are not fit foe the SQA forum here on stachexchange. They may be more fit for another forum like stackoverflow or programmers stackexchange. For ...
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Seeking feedback: Should Code Reviews be allowed here?

User Antony Naveen has been asking questions to review his Selenium code. Example questions: Can you check this code? Can you check this POM design Pattern? One of these questions was put on hold ...
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Proposal: Merge tags: validation & data-validation

The two tags https://sqa.stackexchange.com/tags/validation/info (6 questions) https://sqa.stackexchange.com/tags/data-validation/info (3 questions) have the same text. Should they be merged, made ...
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Why can't flags be used for the options they show up in the pop-up?

Recently I received a feedback on flagging an answer as "No and answer" (it really didn't answer the question!), that Flags should not be used to indicate technical inaccuracies, or an altogether ...
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Site scope - are questions asking about how to test and/or alter your specific design to be better testable on-topic?

I'm primarily active on Code Review, where we review people's code. Someone posted a question there that was about improving the testability of their code. You'll need 10k rep to see it, so here's a ...
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Why does a user require certain reputation points for writing comments?

When new users comes along, they are not able to post comments on questions and answers due to lack of reputation points at the time. So they write replies and queries as answers on question when they ...
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What is the solution to avoid downvotes again & again on asked question?

Suppose someone have asked a Question on stackExchange & Other users reported as its not a good question, few of them says it's an opinion based question & getting downvotes again and again on ...
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tag search statistics

I've been striking out tags that I think are null-content (e.g. "test", "testcase"), but I'm making that judgment without any kind of data. Do we have per-tag search statistics? If I know there ...
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Do we want this kind of content?

I have seen a few questions like this recently: two or three individuals agree an article that's been published somewhere, one of them asks a question, and then the others copy/paste the answer from ...
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Closing Dead Questions

I was digging through Unanswered Questions today and have noticed several questions where users have requested more information in order to be able to answer them and no response from the OP. This ...
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How should this Untagged question be categorized

Shouldn't this question be moved to SO where a "release" tag exists or if not, how can this untagged question be categorized?
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how to deal with synonymous tags?

As of now, there are 24 questions with the hp-quality-center tag and 86 questions with the hpqc tag. Is there a way to merge them or mark them as synonyms? I prefer the hp-quality-center tag, but I ...
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Is there any value in the "testcase" tag?

Here, in the SQA site, a tag should help narrow down your search results. Is it likely that anyone will search for "testcase"? My opinion: it's not specific enough and we should delete it, and in ...
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Are we following our "avoid opinion-based" and "look for problems that can have short answers" rules?

From https://sqa.stackexchange.com/tour: This site is all about getting answers. It's not a discussion forum. There's no chit-chat. [...] Not all questions work well in our format. Avoid questions ...
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Whats the purpose of the "delete-this" tag

Whats the purpose of the "delete-this" tag in SQA? https://sqa.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/delete-this Is it related to deleting some method or row or is it about flagging something for ...
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Request for outside resources

Reading this question (now with a bounty) I find that in other StackExchange site I would have flagged it as off-topic, specifically with the definition Questions asking us to recommend or find a ...
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How should I handle more or less related spam?

A new user has posted answers to old questions so far. Most of them refer to articles on a site called OnPath Testing. The answers are mostly relevant to the question, but the user has not disclosed ...
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Are Operating System tags useful/appropriate for SQA?

There are several tags, that have been created on SQA that are for Operating Systems. Is it really appropriate to have tags specific to Operating Systems? iOS - https://sqa.stackexchange.com/...
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Should we close questions that are too specific/localized?

Are questions like this How to find the xpath locator for logout button? useful to a wider audience? There's possibility to close a question as too broad, but there's no way to close it as too ...
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Possible implications (if any) of the MIT License change in SO on the SQA front

Most of you would have seen by now that Stack Overflow is moving to a new license as of Feb 1,2016. I went through all the comments, and as a QA/Testing person, I am not sure what (if there are) any ...
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do we really need a "software" tag?

In the review queue, someone provided a definition for the "software" tag. Since the entire site is about software, what is the value of a "software" tag? And if there is value, can we think of a ...
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auto-check Selenium questions

I believe most Selenium questions do not start out with enough information to provide an answer. Is there a proactive way to encourage the questioner to provide that information? For example, if ...
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Please vote for our “shining star” question in our Tour page!

The current Tour example question is perhaps not the best question to use as an example for our site. Here's the criteria on MSE. According to this criteria, the system picks a certain number of ...
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Should new tag "ui-automation" be created?

There is already uiautomation tag on SQA, but it's initially created in .Net GUI testing of third party components post as a tag about Microsoft UI Automation (UIA) accessibility framework. But later ...
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Protecting Quality posts

Users of SO would be familiar with this. In order to protect good quality posts and answers, we have the moderators "protect" a question. A good example would be this question. I have come across ...
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Display of informative message over SQA site

Yesterday, I saw a message flashing over SO site which was somewhat like informing people for accepting and voting questions and answers ("Welcome back, if you like or find the answer helpful make ...
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Edit and Close same question by same person

Is this correct to edit and raise a request to Close the question at the same time and that too by the same person. I have seen that sometimes, same person first edits the Question and simultaneously ...
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Language hint does not have effect on SQA?

In this question, I tried to use each of the following in turn, but none had effect: <!-- language: none --> <!-- language: text --> <!-- language: xml --> The effect expected is ...
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NAA-Flag was declined but the post is not an answer

I flaged this answer as Not an answer because it's a link only answer. According to Meta.SE those "answers" are no answers and shall be flaged and maybe removed. But my flag was declined from a ...
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Jira questions off-topic?

I was surprised at the response to https://sqa.stackexchange.com/questions/14063/is-it-possible-to-create-a-jira-user-with-dl-email-and-subscribe-to-filters. One commenter wrote, "'m voting to close ...
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Explainer Badge

I answered and edited a question in between some hours about one day ago. As i don't have enough rep to instantly edit my edit went to review. the review was done about a hour ago. but i dont got the ...
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Is a question on QA-related techwriting on-topic for this site?

There's a question by other user on SO. I tried to clarify the subject and it appears that it's between QA architecture and QA-related technical writing. I'm almost sure that it is off-topic on SO. ...
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Are LoadRunner questions on topic on SQA or on Stackoverflow?

On one hand, "Software Quality Assurance & Testing" seems to suggest that LoadRunner questions belong here:  –§–  Software Quality Assurance & Testing Stack ...

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