10 votes

"3rd Party" close reason text misleading?

My opinion is that linking to a free open source extension does not make the question on topic. The OP should not expect people to install the extension and try to solve the problem (even if this ...
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10 votes
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Is posting your personal information and asking for job in reply to the question allowed?

This is not allowed. Such answers/questions/comments has to be flagged.
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5 votes

Processing for newbie asked a very simple question

I also flagged this question for closure. In case of these questions, the new user has been helped out either by comments or by answers, so we didn't send him off and he probably is happy with the ...
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5 votes

Closing old, unanswered questions because they're old

Good point. I've been closing more and more questions and I try to do it for good reasons. Couple of reasons why I flagged this one over a year old only 66 views so low Google value Magento EE so ...
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5 votes

Closing old, unanswered questions because they're old

You have to admit that there are a lot of old questions, most of them badly written, that will never get an answer here. These should be closed (in my opinion). Because we neglected these questions ...
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4 votes

Irrelevant close flags taking value away from the community

the problem on this kind of question is, there are a lot more then 10 possible carousels. Maybe even above 100. All very different, so in the end its only personal opinion, what everyone is ...
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4 votes

What do we do with questions that ask for resources (tutorials, documentation)?

Fabian,in my mind there are two options Convert to Community wiki leave them as they are If we make it close as off topic that becomes confusion for users as it already magento related and basic ...
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3 votes

Closing old, unanswered questions because they're old

How about asking, as a comment, the OP if there has been any progress? Active users will be alerted and be given a chance to update the question (possibly even an answer). Even though I wasn't ...
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3 votes
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What should I do when a question has been incorrectly marked as duplicate?

The best (and only) thing to do is to post here in Meta for us to review. I have reopened and added a comment to the answer to signify that it is due to the version you are running.
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3 votes

Processing for newbie asked a very simple question

And, the specific problem like I given maybe can't be reproduced, but some other newbie might meet a similar problem, and get inspired form the question. Not really. Even if someone uses matching ...
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3 votes
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What do we do with questions that ask for resources (tutorials, documentation)?

We have this for two or three other questions, where we created a very good, wide and detailed answer, and then closed new questions about this as duplicated
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What do we do with questions that ask for resources (tutorials, documentation)?

I would not encourage to support theme or tutorial requests. Theme requests Answers to these requests probably only contain links to other resources containing the themes. These links will break in ...
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2 votes

Closing old, unanswered questions because they're old

I asked a similar question earlier regarding closing my own question. Ref: Delete or Vote to Close my own question Though the questions are good in my opinion, i never found a solution of it and ...
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Closing old, unanswered questions because they're old

I'd like to add that when I stumble upon a question that is unanswered and vague/low quality/unclear/old and maybe, maybe after placing a comment the OP will come back to improve/answer it himself, I ...
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1 vote
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Questions which are too broad

In this case please use "Reopen" button.
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