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Brand new to Stack Exchange API

I am brand new to Stack Exchange API and Android (well, self taught in the last four months). I have been working on creating a school project focused around Android and JSON. My initial idea was to ...
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Windows Phone app forgets its place when sleeping

Sometimes, when I'm reading a question on the Windows Phone app, the phone goes to sleep. When I wake it up, it's forgotten I was reading a question, and has gone back to the main screen. This is ...
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API documentation pages match some site names incorrectly

The bug is not in the API itself, but in the pages documenting its methods. To reproduce, follow the link http://api.stackexchange.com/docs/info#filter=default&site=math and observe that the page ...
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Please add a “self answer” flag to the answer results/object

Is there an easy way to tell if an answer is from the question poster? I'm working on Blaze, and I'm grabbing answers from the /answers method. I'd like to indicate if the answer is from the question ...
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Version used by StackExchange API if version is not specified in api calls

I have used some StackExchange API calls in my chrome extension - StackEye. With the release of API 2.0, I want to update the api calls so I wanted to know New things available in 2.0+ which were ...
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How to specify validations for email address in android [closed]

I want to create an app where in want to put the validation for email address that if it is normal email then it would only accept texts numbers and _ . @ characters but for website email there is no ...
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Using OR with featured questions

My question is similar to: Getting questions that have a specific tag or tags? What I am trying to do is get a list of Featured questions within a list of tags. I have tried using the following: ...
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Test App (place holder)

This is a test application for OAuth. I have no problems right now. This is only a placeholder for testing purposes.
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Old [M]SO Favicon

About April 3, 2014. The favicon for Stack Overflow and Meta Stack Overflow is changed. Much whining ensues. This script changes them back. License The MIT License Download Userscript ...
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How do I derive the parent question from an answer in the /posts call?

So, I'm parsing every post - question or answer - for a concordance that I am building. (If you're interested, you can see where I am at http://seconcordance.cloudapp.net. Don't worry - full ...
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Impale people on unicorn horns (2014 April Fools' unicorn voting animations on profiles!)

Screenshot In action Code var p="http://i.stack.imgur.com/" function t(e,b,a,c,f,g){e=$("<div ...
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Unicorn voting animations for everyone! FOREVER! (2014 edition)

var p="http://i.stack.imgur.com/" function t(e,b,a,c,f,g){e=$("<div ...
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Is there support for Unicoins in the StackExchange API?

I would like to integrate Unicoins into my StackExchange Palm OS app. I'm using API v2 but I don't see any documentation. ...
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Stack Exchange API in Chrome extension

How I can connect my extension to the API? I tried to use this example code for connecting: SE.init({ clientId: 1, key: '?', channelUrl: '?', complete: function (data) { ...
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Stack Overflow question downloader in markdown or HTML format?

I want to download a series of questions from Stack Overflow; is there a tool or API that can do this? The download could be in markdown or HTML format. I basically want an offline reference for ...
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Stex - an iOS application for Stack Exchange

Stex This app is currently still under development, and as a result is not on the app store and doesn't have all features up and running. To test for yourself, or contribute, check out the ...
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Stack Exchange API testing for OAuth application - please ignore (Placeholder)

As seems to be the trend, I'm conducting a number of API tests. A dedicated place for these would be nice - I hate to clutter up the feed with this. So feel free to ignore these and move onto ...
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How do I access the greatest hits (questions) via API v2.2.?

The greatest hits (questions) of any stack exchange site (say stack overflow) can be found by visiting the below url: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/greatest-hits I would want to access these ...
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Remove API 1.x menu from the sidebar

Now that version 1.x of the API is on its way out the door permanently, can we go ahead and drop the associated menu from the sidebar?
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Allow registrant to use write access without linking Stack Apps post

Especially in light of the Flatiron School using the Stack Exchange API* as a part of a student-created program, it'd be useful if you could use write methods without the required Stack Apps post so ...
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An OAuth test App for Flatiron School (Placeholder)

I am testing an application I am building. The goal here is to get Oauth communicating with the Stack Overflow API without any problems. If you would like, please say hi below.
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Testing API for Flatiron(Placeholder)

This is a test application playing with OAuth. I have no problems; I'm just trying to get OAuth to work with the Stack Overflow API. Please ignore, this is only a test. OAuth should work with stack ...
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Flatiron school test app (Placeholder)

This is a placeholder for a Flatiron application testing the ability to authenticate against the Stack Exchange API using OAuth.
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StackExchange API Java wrapper

Screenshot / Code Snippet StackExchangeApi api = new StackExchangeApi(key); api.authorize(authToken); StackExchangeSite siteService = api.getSiteService(StackExchangeSite.STACK_OVERFLOW); ...
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Stack Overflow test App (Placeholder)

This is a test application playing with OAuth. I have no problems; I'm just trying to get OAuth to work with the Stack Overflow API. There should be some sort of Sandbox accounts so you don't have ...
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“can_flag” is not provided for answers through /questions/{ids} endpoint

When using the /questions/{ids} endpoint, the can_flag value for answers is never provided, even when specifying the option in the filter. The can_flag for the question however, is populated. Below ...
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Importing September 2011 data dump into MS SQL

I am trying to import the September 2011 data dump into MS SQL using Stack Overflow Data Dump Import. I am a novice with SQL server projects and would really appreciate your help and suggestions to ...
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OAuth Domain does not accept subdomains, but the documentation says it should

The help information for the "OAuth Domain" setting says: For the purposes of redirection, subdomains are considered to be under their parent domain. Registering example.com would allow a ...
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Can the redirect_uri contain port number?

Is it possible to have the redirect_uri contain a specific port? For example: example.com:8080 Assuming that example.com is my registered domain, is the 8080 allowed? I have tried to put it as part ...
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Is there any support for Area 51 in the new API?

Does the new API support Area 51? Will there be support in the future?
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Best practices for posting from an app?

I'm in the process of adding write features available with the 2.2 api to my app. I'm debating whether or not to add support for posting new questions. As the api docs state: Stack Exchange sites ...
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Is there an API for adding a user to a site?

With 2.2, I've begun implementing some write features in my app. I've started with voting. When you vote on a question on a site that isn't in a users associated accounts, you get the error "The ...
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400 when posting a question to the Stackexchange API

I am adding a question via the API and I manage to create a preview of my question (See JSON extract below). { "has_more" = 0; items = ( { "creation_date" = ...
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Total reputation reported by the /users/{ids}/reputation route is low

When querying the /users/{ids}/reputation API route, the total amount of reputation I get back from all reputation changes is much lower than my reputation reported on Stack Overflow. Here's my ...
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How to search answers like is:answer

How can I use the API to search for answers containing particular text or with particular properties? For example, this link allows me to search for is:answer foo, that is, answers containing foo. Can ...
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Get Token button in “Try it” doesn't give me a key in IE11

When I visit for example the timeline docs to try that api I need to get a token first by clicking 'Get Token'. In IE11 (win 7/x64) this is broken. A window does pop-up but there is never a key ...
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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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Python library 2.2 API Wrapper?

Is there a Python library that encompasses the new functionality in the 2.2 API? I've seen this question and this question, and the comments indicating that libraries were being created and updated ...
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Incomplete information in API documentation

I am struggling a little bit with the Stackexchange API since there seems to be no formal specification for the individual endpoints of the API. Example: Endpoint: ...
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I could POST a question but it does not have a `question_id` and it does not show up in my account

I could successfully create a question for my StackApp and I got this response (NSDictionary output): { "has_more" = 0; items = ( { "creation_date" = ...
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AnswerMachine (Placeholder)

About I plan on developing a client that simplifies asking Stack Overflow questions using a desktop application. Platform OSX Code Language: Objective-C Sidenote: I am asking this, ...
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My app has to be published first? But it's still under development

Okay, I want to build an App that allows me to create questions on Stack Exchange. I registered it here on Stack Apps but now when I want to create a question I get this message: { "error_message": ...
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Load answers to a question with review-like wrapper HTML

I'm trying to implement this feature request in SOUP, but I'm having trouble figuring out a good way to actually load the answers. I can just load the full question page (like this one, for example) ...
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Invisible text in Markdown syntax help

Some text is invisible in the How to Format help block because of a bad combination of text and background color: That's meant to read ► backtick escapes `like _so_` but the backquoted ...
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Code Golf SE answer sorter

Screenshot About This script adds a "shortest" tab to pages on the Programming Puzzles & Code Golf Stack Exchange site. Clicking the tab will sort answers in decreasing order by the ...
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SEScripts - A Bunch of Scripts

Screenshot About The SEScripts Chrome Extension adds various userscripts all around Stack Exchange, combined in a simple suite. Contents SECB - Chat Buttons Stack Exchange Chat Buttons ...
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Confirm Review Approval

Screenshot About This is a simple user script that brings up an extra confirmation dialog when you click "Approve" in the Suggested Edit review queue. It was written in response to this ...
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A script that notifies you about posts related to you?

I'm looking for a script that can notify a user about posts (by others) that include a link to their profile or any of their posts. Does one exist?
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Chatdump - a site monitor (placeholder)

Dump activity from a site into a chatroom. Configurable as to what to dump and with what conditions. Github repo
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bounties_offered are not being returned correctly from /users/{ids}/reputation

When querying the /users/{ids}/reputation API route, reputation changes for bounties_offered are not being returned correctly. In my own results, I see a reputation object with a reputation_change ...

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