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42 votes

Let's require registration to ask a question

It's... uh... been a while since this request was made. We require a few things before turning a switch like this - it's pretty harmful to small sites to have what is a large chunk of potential askers ...
Grace Note's user avatar
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How to bump someone else's old, unanswered question that's exactly the question I want to ask?

This is exactly where bounties are for. You have just enough reputation (75 or more) to post one. The Help Center article begins to talk about your own question, but posting a bounty on somebody else'...
Glorfindel's user avatar
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How to quickly find recent questions with lots of upvotes?

The article "How do I search?" in the help center has a section "Dates" - which explains how to use dates with the operators created: and ...
Martin Sleziak's user avatar
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Master thesis: asking people to check the math

The question you propose is probably not a good fit for MSE. Questions on MSE should be narrowly focused and of broad interest to the community of mathematics students and mathematicians who comprise ...
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Some questions look greyed on Meta

Most likely you have ignored one of the tags on those questions. This can easily happen by accident (here is a recent case on our sister site Super User). If you didn't intend to do this, there's a ...
Glorfindel's user avatar
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8 votes
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Why has my flagging option "very low quality" disappeared?

It has not been removed, but if a question is already in the Close Vote review queue, you can't flag it as Very Low Quality anymore. The 'negative' review result for questions in the Low Quality Posts ...
Glorfindel's user avatar
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6 votes

Ability to have a search feature to find search through personal question history

You can use the advanced search functionality: searching for e.g. user:me is:q derivative will give all posts by you, which are questions, and contain the word '...
Glorfindel's user avatar
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6 votes

How do you search for duplicates?

In case someone stumble upon this question these days, there is a great tool for finding duplicates since 2016 : Approach0. It's quite remarkable, it can for example find same expression with ...
Sil's user avatar
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6 votes
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Delete own question or answer via mobile app

This is an issue that concerns the entire network. The relevant feature request exists since a long time on the main meta Allow us to vote to delete from the Android app It is alright to have it ...
quid's user avatar
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Did the profile tags change size?

You are right, this is part of some recent network-wide changes to the profile: Now live: A fully responsive profile. Some of the reasons for the changes are in other posts on Meta Stack Exchange, e.g....
Glorfindel's user avatar
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4 votes

Asking and editing good questions, but still receiving more downvotes than upvotes

What you should do is you should review the guidance on what to do when you are restricted from asking questions, and follow the advice there: https://math.stackexchange.com/help/question-bans ...
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Problem : You have reached your question limit

This happens when several of your questions are not well-received by the community. Some things to consider for your next questions: Don't ask a question and answer it later that day. Self-answering ...
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