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This site, like most every site in the Stack Exchange network, is intended for specific, answerable questions. That is, questions where one could reasonably expect that there is a "correct" answer (or, at least, answers can be judged as "correct" or "incorrect"). Asking for general feedback or suggestions about something, including projects you're working ...


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There are four "hey, that worked for me! thanks!" answers from unregistered users.


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The question was automatically and randomly bumped by a Stack Exchange bot, the Community user. Hi, I'm not really a person. I'm a background process that helps keep this site clean! I do things like Randomly poke old unanswered questions* every hour so they get some attention [...] The criteria for the eligible questions are ...


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I'm in agreement with you. It is indeed a general bootloader warning. What's more? Yes, Google Translator, Bing Translator, and a voluntary translation from a trusted user on Portuguese Stack Exchange chat give us the same result for the first sentence of the post, which translated to what you thought as "Help me, with this message that is appearing on my ...


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The short answer, of course, is that you can't expect decisions made by humans to be consistent. The longer answer is that what's off-topic and on-topic is not determined by one user's comment on a question, but by the democratic process of voting to close. On a wider scale, discussion here on meta sets a written policy for what is on- and off-topic, and it'...


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Usually questions that could fill a whole book as answer are closed as "too broad" on all sites within the SX network. I can't comment on why this hasn't happened on the Security SX example question you gave. The have the same policy about "too broad" as any other site. But as eldarathis pointed out, the two questions are not on the same level regarding ...


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The general feeling has been that hardware questions are okay provided they are unique to Android or a specific Android device in some way. The one that you've linked to seems okay in my opinion since the OP specifically notes: The cable in the above link successfully transmits audio from one iPhone to another. But for some reason it fails on my ...


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Game development (and other development-related things) are off-topic on Android Enthusiasts. This community is mainly for solving problems as Android end-users. Instead, there is a sister site for this specific topic, Game Development Stack Exchange. Otherwise, since this might also affect user-experience, User Experience Stack Exchange is also a possible ...


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tl;dr: NAA, it's asking for help. Your translation is correct, Izzy's is not. The language is not grammatically correct, but it asks: Help me, with this message that is appearingon my lenovo z5👉the bootloader is (...) It is not offering help or suggesting solutions; it's NAA.


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What circumstances is a general all-round "yes you can" or "no you can't" going to be useful? Are you just going to spend days throwing random commands at your tablet in random ways, or is there something specific that you're trying to do? What are you likely to be doing that has a chance of bricking your device? A question like "Is there a chance rooting ...


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There's no such thing as "WiFi charging". Apps that purport to do this are hoaxes. If you're asking about wireless charging that might be a different matter, as there are a few devices that use the technology and it looks to become even more common. (The new Motorola 360 watch is rumored to use wireless charging.) But then, you're asking about a company ...


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Shopping questions are off-topic within the whole SX network. This fact and the 'avoid the XY problem' suggestion resulted in the following help text about on- and off-topic questions: Please note the following topics are expressly off-topic here: ... ... or "Can you suggest an app that does X?" So if you make sure that your question is on-...


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It's not a bad question per se, just not quite on topic for us. However it's also not fully off-topic (there is an Android hardware element to it) and it does have a pretty well written question and informative, well-written answers. Personally I haven't voted to close it, I don't think it's doing any harm and is interesting and informative for people who ...


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Development related questions are always flagged as "Off topic" in AE. Either you are developing "for" Android or "on" Android, it's a question referring some "Development". Just took an example: You can install compilers in Android devices. Lets assume you need to compile a program written in any language (commonly it's a development process)...


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That's some really thorough investigation, and it's good to see that you've put this much thought into the flags, even if they were declined in this case. I didn't see the flags when you raised them, but I agree with the reasoning that Izzy presented. The answers this user posted are genuinely helpful and relevant to the questions. The answers are nearly ...


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As already mentioned on Matthew's comment, "How to use the limited set of operations provided by a particular app to calculate arcsin" is a math question. Everything you just described is about math. If you want a calculator app with more operations then you should use one. Basically, the issues are: You can't find arcsine function in stock calculator ...


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For this one, I still think that your question is on-topic on here. From help center, If your question generally covers... Using your Android device Using a particular app on your Android device Trying to solve an error or other issue in using your Android device Yes, the question is about using Android device to boot an ISO file. Whether ...


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The more appropriate close reason for the current and previous revision of the post might be "primarily opinion based". You could argue that one could collect statistics about which manufacturers upgrade the most often, and so on, but it's a rather complicated endeavor. Within specific time periods and device lines you're going to find wildly different ...


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I'd start with this: ... as the problem at hand has been fixed ... Yes, if you solved a problem yourself, you're always encouraged to post a self-answer (and accept it if appropriate). The goal of Stack Exchange is to build a library of knowledge to help not only the question asker, but more importantly, all future visitors to the sites. Therefore any ...


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Judging by the number of low-quality deleted answers on this question, it's just a question that has been high in Google search results for a long time. Such questions are most likely to attract spam answers because spammers want to attack the pages that get most views, or that show up in searches for their spam keywords. You'll notice some similarities ...


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I don't actually participate on the main site much, so I held my tongue the first the first few times I saw this question, but... disallowing developing-on-Android questions simply because of the word "development" feels like an incredibly prescriptivist view of the rules to me. Setting aside the the specific main site post that led to this question, and ...


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Since the new phrasing of the question is better, I'll reopen the question. I still fear that the answers will become obsolete quickly, since all solutions depend on specific apps, but at least you'll get some solutions.


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It's got two Close votes at the moment. Why is it getting upvoted? This is the perpetual meta question on just about all of the Stack Exchange sites. This on-topic Q&A stuff is hard. (For what it's worth, I'd already voted to close both of those.)


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