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Questions tagged [status-completed]

Indicates that the report has been resolved through the implementation of a feature or the fixing of a bug.

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Android Enthusiasts Top User Swag

As a thank you for being awesome, if you are on page 1 or page 2 of … https://android.stackexchange.com/users?tab=reputation&filter=all … we'll be sending you a little care package ...
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Can we black-list the Android-tag?

I have seen that some questions are tagged with [android], but since this site is only about Android I don't see this tag usefull. Basically all questions should be tagged with that tag. Can we black-...
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Should we revisit our “How do I root X?” policy?

Edit: The changes have been implemented. Individual device rooting questions are encouraged, though we want answers to be complete -- covering all Android versions. The big rooting question now ...
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Please add Stack Overflow as a migration option in the off-topic vote-to-close dialog

The vast majority of off-topic questions that we've migrated away have been to Stack Overflow. (In fact, I only see two questions migrated to a site other than SO.) Please add Stack Overflow to the ...
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Google +1 integration: Yea or nae?

Google just rolled out it's +1 feature across the web, and it got me thinking that using it on SE sites could be a great way to further promote great questions since the more a site or page gets +1 ...
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2012 Community Moderator Election [closed]

The 2012 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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How should we handle obsolete answers?

Given the (relativly) fast evolving process of Android development, there will always be obsolete answers. I wonder how to handle these? Downvote Inform moderator Edit I think edit is best when the ...
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Should we introduce 'disable-app' as synonym to 'freeze-app'?

The official way to "disable" an app (usually bloatware or other system-apps) was only introduced with Android 4.0. Before that, apps could be "frozen" with e.g. Titanium Backup on rooted devices. ...
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Do we want to participate in this year's Hat Dash?

Last year, Arqade had a little promotion around the holidays called the Hat Dash, wherein meeting certain activity thresholds would earn hats that a user's avatar could then "wear" throughout the site:...
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Can someone make an ad banner for Android Enthusiasts?

I'm not much of a graphic artist, but I would like to include a banner ad for Android Enthusiasts in my Android app, Car Dashboard. I get about 10k eyeballs a day, so maybe a few will of my users will ...
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Is there a m. or mobile version of the Android Stack Exchange site? [closed]

I would like to read the answers to the Android - Stack Exchange site while on the read (in a bus or something). Is there, or will there be, a mobile version of this site ? One which makes it easier ...
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“Post Question” buttons look disabled

It could just be me, but one thing that's happened since the new design has been launched is that, more than once I've typed out an answer to a question, and then once I've read through it to double-...
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Where can I find statistics about Android Enthusiasts?

Where can I find statistics about Android Enthusiasts?
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“android” tag no longer blacklisted

This was working for a time, but now new questions can get the android tag, whether asked here or migrated from another site. (Previously, migrated questions would get untagged if "android" was the ...
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How to transfer a question from one StackExchange site to another?

I had asked a question in Android Enthusiasts which got closed as it was more relevant in StackExchange site. Is there anyway to transfer that question without creating a new one?
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Do we really need the “read-only” tag?

I've just stumbled upon the read-only, used by 11 questions. My first evil idea was adding a want-write (which I of course didn't do). So I'm asking for a consent here: IMHO that tag should be ...
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Site-wide CSS updates ruin Android SE badge tags

Today, a site-wide CSS update on badge tags took place, to "center" the text & icon on badges which use the "circle" to denote bronze, silver, and gold. We, on the other hand, use Android logos ...
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Respect users' default background color on text edit areas

I recently changed my GTK theme to zenburn and noticed that while on meta.stackoverflow the background color is preserved: This is not true for meta.android.stackexchange.com and android....
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Burnitate “Power” tag?

power tag doesn't have user guidance. Lacking user guidance, it can be (mis) used for anything related to power without checking for suitable tags available, as is the case Going through 52 ...
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How to handle iphone tags?

There are a handful of posts tagged with iphone, iphone-4, ios, ios4. Often the question is OS specific -- how do I migrate my contacts to or from an iPhone -- or at least isn't about doing something ...
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Merge stock, stock-android, vanilla; define “stock-android”

vanilla, stock and stock-android are being used interchangeably, and belong lumped together under "stock-android." Also, I took it upon myself to define stock-android but folks should weigh in about ...
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How should we handle the flash tag?

Update: The split is done. Whats still on the ToDo list is the blacklisting of flash. There was/is some inconsistency with the flash tag. It meant either: To flash a new ROM Adobe Flash The camera's ...
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Merge [oneplus-two] and [oneplus-2]

I recently came across this question, and saw the question was tagged with both oneplus-two and oneplus-2. Shouldn't they be merged into one tag?
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Do we really need “4.4.2-kitkat”?

Is it really necessary to have 4.4.2-kitkat? Is there really that much difference from 4.4.0, or, really, anything that would go under 4.4-kitkat? Frankly, I think that all it does is prompt people ...
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Question page has an extra yellow stripe for anonymous visitors

Visiting a question page (any question) without logging in, I see a strange yellow stripe. It does not look like an intended design element. Seen in Chrome 49 on Windows 7. If the tour invitation ...
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AndroidFoodFight footer links

Some links to other Stack sites in the footer of http://androidfoodfight.com/ are missing hyperlinks. See the links that are not underlined, are actually not hyperlinked: EDIT: I can see what is ...
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Merge the tags screen and display

While checking our tags for missing tag-wikis, I came over these two -- and from the questions tagged, I cannot see what makes them different. Currently: 76 questions using screen and 25 questions ...
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Merge 'clockworkmod-recovery' into 'clockworkmod'

I just saw we've got another dupe here: clockworkmod-recovery (× 9) and clockworkmod (× 236). I don't think we need them both. The latter has a decent tag-wiki already, and is the more ...
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Change the primary tag for certain Google renamed services?

Google has renamed some services in the last few months. While we have managed to add the correct tag synonyms to those services, there still appear under their old name on the posts. Here is a list ...
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Should we install a universal question for “Where is the Play Store on <insert name of device which was usually bought in china here>?”

Where is the Play Store on device X? Is a recurring type of question related to different devices but mostly caused by the same reason which can be answered the same way. See if you can root the ...
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market:// links broken

As seen in this answer, the link: market://search?q=pname:com.trafficstats ...has been turned into: http://market//search?q=pname%3acom.trafficstats
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Broken layout on open bounty notification

The bottom padding of the open bounty notification seems to be a bit off to me. If there are no comments, the "add a comment" link overlaps with the bounty div, especially on hover. WIth comments it ...
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Tag mismatch (or rather “technical glitch”)

Looks like there's a little glitch in our tags: IMHO there should be either a tag or a synonym named "reset", but never both. The screenshot is from the "edit tags" dialog. If I select the left red-...
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What's the intended purpose of the 'radio' tag?

I was performing a quick edit on this question and decided to see if we had a radio tag available since I know I've seen other questions around about streaming radio stations and such to devices. As ...
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Please merge [gps] and [internal-gps]

Can you please merge these tags. I believe they are redundant. internal-gps gps
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Motorola Droid 4 synonym

We have an extraneous tag (droid4) that should be synonymized to motorola-droid-4.
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De-synonymize vibration, haptic-feedback

I don't know who or when, but haptic-feedback is currently a synonym of vibration. Now, while haptic feedback is a vibration, it is quite separate and distinct from notification vibrations. (The lack ...
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Need alternatives to [blocking] tag

I call your attention to the blocking tag. I see questions in there about blocking applications, calls, SMS messages, and processes. That's no good. I suggest the following replacements: call-...
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Merge tags [tag:sony-xperia-sp] and [tag:xperia-sp]

The sony-xperia-sp and xperia-sp tags refer to the same device, and, as such, their tags should be merged. I'm not sure what else to say about this.
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Character encoding issue on the main page

Concerns this meta question which has a ' in the title. It renders properly everywhere, except in the small box on the main page that direct people to visit the meta. Screenshot with obligatory red ...
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Upcoming event will have ended in -7 days

On Android.SE, the election has the nomination phase extended by 7 days, and as a result, the ending time of the whole election is also postponed by 7 days. However, on sidebar it still shows "ending ...
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Flag alert for no flags [closed]

On Android and Meta-Android I'm seeing the flags alert in the header with a count of zero. While the display of that alert in the past has occasionally been hit-or-miss, I don't think it should be ...
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Tag cleanup needed: [multiple-accounts] and [multi-user]

Here's a project for us non-Moderators: The tag multiple-accounts appears to be covering much of the same ground as multi-user. The tag wiki of the latter currently states: Multi-user is a term ...
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User reputation list by posts reads “votes” when it should read “edits”

I am not sure, but this doesn't seems correct. My reputation by post and day reads "votes" when it should read "edits": I have edited "How can i disable Phone, SMS, Market and 3G functionality from ...
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What's with reputation? Why do I need some to comment?

I created an account to contribute an to an issue. Now I see that I can't. I have no idea what hoops I should be jumping through to contribute, but I don't think there should be any. I need 50 ...
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FAQ mentions “Android Market”

From the help center's list of off-topic subjects: Issues with the Android Market from the point of view of a developer or publisher The "Android Market" isn't even a thing any more. Should we ...
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Should we burninate the jailbreak tag?

Got a bit surprised by finding the jailbreak, that by definition: process of removing the limitations imposed by Apple on devices running the iOS operating system through the use of hardware/...
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What does “User was removed” means in a profile?

What does "User was removed" mean in a user profile? I just noticed in my reputation tab that I was "awarded" -5 points with this explanation. Which user (I guess it's me) was removed from where, and ...
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search “htc sense” doesn't work?

I did a search on the words "htc sense" and only one article came up. I started entering a question with the words HTC and sense in the title and several article were suggested with both words in the ...
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Rename [unlocking] tag?

The unlocking wiki says quite clearly that it is for question about SIM unlocking. However, there have been a lot of questions recently where the asker has used "unlocking" to refer to getting past ...