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Why is a post on mathsoftware off topic when we have the tags for it? [duplicate]

Why is https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/1075994/converting-mathematica-code-to-matlab-code/1076034#1076034 off topic? We have tags for Matlab, Math Software, and Mathematica. I see people ...
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Bias against questions on mathematical software? [duplicate]

Searching maple, matlab, or mathematica closed:yes I can see several questions that were closed because this question does not appear to be about math within the scope defined in the help center. ...
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Revisiting the tour of the site

Every visitor to the site is invited to scroll through the tour page: The most concrete advice that it offers is in two boxes: This page is moderator-editable. I'm bringing this subject up to ...
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Coding a mathematical problem in Scilab or C++

As mathematicians need every so often to use programming in the process of a mathematical problem solving, may I ask a question regarding coding within this context? If yes, how can I text the code I ...
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Possible violation of copyright if question is answered - What is the Community's view?

This question asks users to determine a function involved in the inner working of a software. The identity of the software is unknown at the time of asking this question and it might possibly be ...
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Is either Math.SE or StackOverflow an appropriate forum for questions about Magma?

I am beginning to use the computer algebra system Magma heavily. I am spending a lot of time with its documentation (which is wonderfully organized and clear), but am very much hoping that there is a ...
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My question was closed, but there was no explanation so I cannot improve it.

I have a question about my Mathematics Stack Exchange post: Remove objects in GeoGebra and keep dependent object. I didn't know if asking about GeoGebra was okay here, so I first did a search to see ...
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Where is the line drawn between mathematics and mathematical software used by mathematicians?

I saw a similar question on the Statistical Analysis meta, but I didn't see any discussion here, so I figured I'd kick this off to the "power users" of Mathematics. Where are the boundaries when it ...
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Questions Regarding Mathematical Software

My instinct on this question was to close it because it was about the MATLAB software. To be sure I was making the right choice, I wanted to verify that it was off-topic and not about mathematics as ...
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Can I ask Geogebra questions on this site?

There are certain questions, answer of which require a graph, diagram or animation of locus or more precisely something related to Geogebra. So, is asking input command of how to make any animation ...