# All Questions

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### Error on Authentication - App Secret Doesn't match

I'm using the explicit OAuth flow and am getting errors when using the "code" value returned after a successful authentication. Can anyone post a sample HTTP POST with a redacted secret value? ...
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### How to search my threads based on some key words?

As I have already many threads in some StackExchange sites, sometime I would like to be able to search among them, for instance, based on some key words. Does anyone know how to do that? Thank you!
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### How to create API filters?

I used the following request link to extract data from the Stack Exchange API. But I have no idea how to create "filter" as used in the request line. Please help me understand the creation of such ...
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### Stackathlon 2.5: Leader board for users active on multiple sites

tl;dr New! See "More Athlons" below. Screenshot About It's surprising how few people are active on multiple Stack Exchange sites. Well, maybe not so surprising. But it's a big world; you'd think ...
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### It's taking two calls to /oauth/dialog/ to get an access_token? [duplicate]

When we send this request: https://stackexchange.com/oauth/dialog/?client_id=client_id&scope=read_inbox%2cno_expiry%2cwrite_access%2cprivate_info&redirect_uri=https%3a%2f%2fstackexchange....
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### API's /search/advanced gives different results than the website (searching on whitespace only)? [duplicate]

I am searching for (a blank space) in Stack Overflow through API's /search/advanced and through the website. The API gives results whereas the website does not return any results.
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### exclusion of tags

Is there a way to exclude tags while querying for /tags. I am asking this because when we select a tag while posting a question, that tag does not come again to be selected.
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### Why I am getting a strange error from Stackexchange API [duplicate]

error_message":"Applications must have a registered Stack Apps post to write","error_name":"access_denied
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### TechGraph: A landscape of a tag/tech in Stack Overflow

Screenshot Update Version 0.1 Right-click to see the tagWiki (there was a collision between single click and double click); Add one section (ExpertGraph) to show the expertise graph of experts ...
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### When does a rate-limit day start and end?

After reading the docs/faqs, I couldn't help but wonder... What exactly is a day? When does it start? When does it end? What timezone are you using? In other words, when my app runs out of ...
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### Is the Stack API daily quota of 10,000 a hard limit, or can it be increased?

We are developing an indexer that will be used to store and serve up questions/answers related to our products. The indexer uses a key (and soon an access_token) to retrieve the data from Stack ...
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### Placeholder for App

Please ignore this post, which is a placeholder for an client library that I'm currently developing :) I will be testing its methods here. Once development is complete, this post will be removed, ...
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### Few typos in the documentation pages

https://api.stackexchange.com/docs/vectors When passing a vector, sepeate each id with a semicolon. For example, /users/1;2;3;4;5?site=somesite would fetch users with ids 1 through 5 on somesite. ...
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### How to get tags using the API?

I have a requirement in my application to show the technical skills (tags) in auto-complete format like Stack Overflow has. Is there any example to get the tags from Stack Overflow using JavaScript +...
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### Typos on api.stackexchange.com/docs/js-lib

Under the Authentication section on https://api.stackexchange.com/docs/js-lib, there are a few typos (emphasis mine): scope (optional) – an array of scopes to request during authentication, valid ...
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### Developing a new parenting app (Placeholder)

We need to have write access in order to be able to post through a developed mobile application.
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### Copy post content as markdown — quick and easy way to quote people!

This is a userscript that converts the selected text to Markdown and allows you to quickly copy it. It is mainly useful for when copying from comments on posts, where you want to quote the user, or ...
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I am querying mobile in stackoverflow. The second result is an answer. Results of /search/advanced is giving only questions when queried mobile. This is applicable for all other terms which are to be ...
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### Script to visualize time to first answer

I was inspired by boB Rudis' tweet about time to first answer. I thought it would be a good idea to do the same thing but in the r language. And, for ten popular languages to have something to ...
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### Quality Guaranty test (Placeholder)

Quality Guaranty tries to improve the quality of answers in Stack Overflow. The app is not yet ready for prime time.
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### The Authentication Problem of WebAuthenticationBroke Classr in .NET 4.6

I have a problem when you test the StackExchange Authentication API to WebAuthenticationBroker. If you proceed with authentication, such as screenshots it will continue to appear only in progress. ...
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### Stack Exchange - Favorite Users

TL,DR: Browser addon that highlights answers and questions by your favorite users! See it in work: And the easy config via user's profile: Just like many other people before us, even we ...
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### The Stack Overflow Unofficial Patch (SOUP)

The Stack Overflow Unofficial Patch (SOUP) is a project to collect various minor client-side bug fixes, work-arounds and usability improvements for Stack Overflow and other Q&A sites on the Stack ...
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### wrong results of api /search/advanced

I am querying for results of /search/advanced. The request I am sending is https://api.stackexchange.com/2.2/search/advanced?key=key&access_token=access_token&site=stackoverflow.com&...
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### Review Stalker Reloaded: A cross-site dashboard for reviews

About Based very loosely on the Review Stalker user script, this script has been rewritten several times since then. Its purpose is to be a one-stop pinned tab, always checking for review ...
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### Android app for Stack Overflow

Is there any android app for Stack Overflow available? Which basic features must I include if I develop this app? Ideas are appreciated.
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TL;DR: Is it (or would it be) possible to get the same access_token from one fetch_token request to another, provided that the user is the same? Scenario: An anonymous user authenticates with ...
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### OAuth domain with a custom port in a dev environment?

I have an app for which the OAuth domain is example.com However, the domain for dev environment is example.com:8000 When trying to authorize the website, Stack Exchange replies with an error ...
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### Enhanced Review

This userscript adds voting options to the sidebar of Close Review and Low Quality Review of Stack Exchange sites, as well as Help & Improvement Queue on Stack Overflow. Close and HI Review ...
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Introduction I was curious how far away I was from Generalist, and there are some data explorer queries that can show you your progress, but I thought it should be possible to make this work with the ...
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This userscript adds a way to quickly link to posts, help pages, privileges and links across the Stack Exchange sites. It uses @M'vy's idea of having a basic format of [SITE:type:id], and works the ...
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### SE Chat custom notification sound

Screenshot / Code Snippet About Someone found the current *beep* sound annoying and asked for a way to change the sound. Such a feature did not exist, so I created this UserScript which adds a ...
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### Are the inbox routes (inbox_item) missing some item types?

Should there be more options for item_type in the "inbox" routes (they return inbox_item)? Shouldn't they return answer and edit suggested like the site's global inbox does? As shown in this ...
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### StackExchange MathJax Editing Improvements

This script is designed to improve the user experience while editing posts that include mathematical notation using MathJax. The editing code has not kept up with updates to MathJax, and so a number ...
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### Okay if our Internal Customer Service Software polls the Stack Exchange API?

We are in the process of creating a number of API's and extensible software which we expect will result eventually in questions being asked on stack overflow for working with our API's and extensible ...
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### (Placeholder) App for Synchronizing Content from InterSystems Developer Community

This is a posting to allow the API to function for our intended purpose of synchronizing content from https://community.intersystems.com.
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### Authentication uses # instead of ??

I need authentication for my app so I used the implicit flow way. The authentication works just fine but the access_token and expires variables return weirdly! For example: https://example.com/#...
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### Fast Multi Platform Data Dump Import for SQL Server (2000/2005/2008), SQLite and MySQL

UPDATE: Both soapi.info and skysanders.net have been offline for a while. A fork exists at github.com/peschkaj/soddi. Updated compilation platform to enable execution on x86 and x64. Confirmed ...
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### Genexus StackOverflow

About Inspired by C# StackOverflow I decided to create a bot that would scan for the newly Genexus tagged questions and twit them out loud. Contact Questions, comments? reach out @sebagomez Code ...
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### Is my script's API usage okay?

I've written a short Python script to help people review C and C++ questions on Code Review. It uses the API version 2.2. I've already asked there for a review of that Python code, but I would ...
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### Search engine for Stack Overflow

About Stackse (Stack Overflow search engine) is search engine for Stack Overflow, Super User, Server Fault and some other sites, that allows searching with special characters. The goal was to build ...
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### Is there an API method to retrieve a tags score/count between a certain date?

I'm trying to use the /tags/{tags}/info API but the tag will only work if I query its creation date. Is there any way to check its score/count between certain dates?
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### Stack.PY - A Python Module for Accessing the Stack Exchange 2.1 API

Now on PyPI! You can now find Stack.PY on PyPI, Python's package index. This means that you can install the package simply by running the following command in a terminal: pip install stackpy ...
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### se-flair: HTML combined Stack Exchange site flair

Screenshots Screenshots of some samples: Tooltip with total reputation: Tooltip with specific-site reputation: Live PNG Samples: About se-flair produces combined-account flair in the ...
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### Smoke the SmokeDetector

SmokeTheSmokeDetector Over in Tavern on the Meta, our spam detector, SmokeDetector has been the topic of an ongoing argument between those who believe SmokeDetector fills the chatroom, and those who ...
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### A way to copy text on this forum to preserve math symbols?

Is there any way to copy html-text containing Mathjax symbols from this forum's threads and paste it into a word processor (I use Libre office Writer) to preserve nicely looking math symbols? The ...
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Screenshot / Code Snippet About Add revision links, and timeline links on all questions post menus. Intended for development features, probably useless when the feature is actually implemented. ...