Tags

A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

Regarding the overall scope of the site.
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for questions about how tags work, the features of tagging, and what are the most appropriate tags for a question. To request a tag change, use retag-request.
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You need help with the use of one or more of the site's features.
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For questions and discussion regarding the use of a specific tag rather than tags in general.
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For discussion of the specifics of a particular question asked on Retrocomputing.SE.
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Regarding the moderation of the site.
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Regarding the creation or alteration of synonyms for tags.
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Etiquette is the norms and standards of accepted behaviour and politeness in our community. The golden rule is "Think before you post."
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for requests to replace one tag with another existing tag. It also applies to requests that one tag should be merged into another, or simply abandoned.
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For questions as to whether a particular subject is on-topic for the main site. Use in conjunction with the discussion tag
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Indicates that the reported behavior is intentional and not subject to change
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Regarding the use of comments on a post.
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Regarding promotion of the Retrocomputing StackExchange site.
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For general questions and discussion about the questions on this site.
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Regarding answers and answering.
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For questions and discussion regarding the use of hyperlinks on the Retrocomputing site.
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For questions regarding the process of editing posts.
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Badges are awarded to encourage and incentivize positive community actions within the site.
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For instruction and guidance on closing or migrating questions and the reasons therefor.
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For questions concerning the Retrocomputing Blog. See questions on this tag for details.
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For questions about the review queues
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For questions and discussion regarding a specific answer posted on the Retrocomputing site.
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For questions regarding a specific edit of a post on the Retrocomputing site.
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The reputation is a measurement of a user's contributions to the site. The extent to which the community "trusts" that user.
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Community Wiki is a flag that can be applied to posts which lowers the rep threshold for editing and prevents any reputation change from voting.
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Voting to Close is the process by which users can vote to close a question.
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For the process of identifying and closing questions that have the same possible answers as another question because they are essentially the same.
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For questions regarding user accounts on the Retrocomputing site.
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For questions and discussion regarding the formatting of posts and comments on the site.
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For questions about the flagging process, how flags are handled, etc
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Chat is the real time, stateful web chat that's a part of the Retrocomputing site.
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