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Why did this question receive so many down-votes?

I'm new to this site, so I'm not familiar with the community's standards for what makes a question good or bad. Why did the question "Putting the title bar at the bottom of the dialog?" receive so ...
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Why was the post about CLI vs GUI locked instead of protected?

The question Why are terminal consoles still used? was locked (...) due to the high amount of off-topic comments generated. I can imagine why: it's on the HNQ-list. But having it locked means ...
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May I ask this question?

I wonder how I should evaluate different features for my website. The features are mockups at best, and some features are only ideas. I also have good basic functionality deployed, but now I want to ...
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What are some ways that I can further improve / re-word my question to avoid the question being mistaken as a sexist topic?

In this question, I fully intended to approach a user experience issue from a professional perspective, observing the topic of a user's preference as to which gender he/she receives support/services ...
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How to reformulate this UX question?

I keep reading in several ux.stackexchange.com answers and comments like: "This question does not belong here, it belongs to"... Lets take this example: Logo size for new website? So, I ...
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A “canonical” question of ours is terrible. What should we do?

The question https://ux.stackexchange.com/questions/7174/difference-between-ui-and-ux/ is an extremely important question, but it's an old cast off from Stack Overflow and has been (mostly) answered ...
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Convert FAQ-question to Community Wiki?

You've probably seen the question "Isn’t the FAQ label obsolete by now?", which I thought were simple enough to answer. However that was not the case. Comments have been made about the topic and ...
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How to gather useful insights about Metro design

With public availability of the Windows 8 Community Preview (aka Beta), we can now get our hands on, and interact with, Metro style desktop applications for the first time. I'm sure that we could, as ...
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How can I improve this question?

This question was a little bit problematic as it asks for one type of information (how many) but implies a host of other questions that could or should have been asked on MSO. Also, it's a question ...
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Would this question be on-topic?

Almost all of the questions here are about how we, the makers of things, can make them with the best user experience. That makes sense, of course. Are questions from the user side rather than the ...
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Question not migrated properly

This question has been migrated to Stack Overflow. At least there is a comment to say that a moderator was going to migrate and there is the "migrated" text at the bottom which has a link to the ...
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How can we clean up the mess?

I wrote a question on UX about Top NOTIFICATION bars. This was extensively re-written by Glen Lipka. I thought this was great until I realized he was talking about Top Navigation bars. I guess we ...
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Would this question be welcome on UX.SE?

We have a good but off-topic question on English.SE, and I'm wondering if UX.SE might be a better fit for it. The question asks about how to format various currencies, which might perhaps be a good ...
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Would this be a suitable question?

We've had this question about elevator buttons asked - and closed - on the DIY site. I've just thought it might be suitable for here. What do you guys think?
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Would it be OK to migrate this question here?

The question is: https://webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/14384/what-is-the-best-way-to-display-a-form-with-onetomany-fields It's certainly off topic for Web Applications, it's just that I'm not ...
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Would this question be acceptable if I migrated it here?

It has been suggested that this question might be better answered here. Would it be OK if I migrated it here (I'm a moderator on Web Apps)?