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problem while requesting access_token

When we send this request: ...
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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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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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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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when and how do items in`/inbox/unread` go to `/inbox`? [duplicate]

I am querying /inbox/unread. There is one item in my unread inbox when run from the doc page. When does this data come to /inbox? It is always showing in unread inbox. I have also run the api link ...
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Where is `/notifications` results shown in website?

/notifications correspons to which icon? This: ?
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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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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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wrong results of /search/advanced

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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wrong results of api /search/advanced

I am querying for results of /search/advanced. The request I am sending is ...
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Same access token between different fetch_token requests

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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In the data explorer, how do you get the answers to a question? [migrated]

Using Stack Exchange Data Explorer, how can you find the answers to a particular question? I would assume it would be something like this: SELECT answers FROM ( SELECT id=12345 FROM posts ) ...
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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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Tapping between activity and user icon on official iOS app crashes app [migrated]

This bug is easily reproducible. Go to official Stack Exchange iOS app. Click between activity (graph icon) and user icon. ??? Profit App crash It happens all the time for me on an iPad mini ...
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Expand Markdown formatting toolbar on official iOS app [migrated]

The toolbar currently used on Stack Exchange's official app for iOS does not have enough formatting options. Also, it does not appear in the comments. These things need to be added to it: underline ...
3
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Magic Links Enhancer

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 ...
3
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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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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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1answer
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
2
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StackAPI - A(nother) Python wrapper

This is a(nother) Python wrapper for the Stack Exchange API. I wrote this to assist with a couple of my projects that needed to do a lot of API interactions. After using it and polishing it up for as ...
3
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Zest, featuring an offline browser for Stack Overflow

About My app has similar goals to Stackdump. It is a browser which doesn't require internet connection and allows full-text search of Stack Overflow posts from the data dump. As opposed to being a ...
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Stacked Up Comments [Placeholder]

I'm making a moderation tool. It runs through comments from the data dump (which is downloaded and imported to a database using Stack Dump Downloader), finds those that are likely candidates for ...
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TrendsOverflow, quick trends from Stack Overflow

About: TrendsOverflow is a very simple website that displays the number of questions per day for the most popular programming languages from Stack Overflow. I created this application because I ...
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How to stimulate `backoff`? [duplicate]

How to simulate backoff? In which units (seconds, milliseconds), backoff is returned?
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difference between `/{method}/render` and `/{method}/add`

What is the difference between /{method}/render and /{method}/add when we have preview parameter (which we can set to true) in /{method}/add? Also, is there some difference between the objects ...
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Absence of `order` and `sort` in rest calls?

Will absence of order and sort give the same result as order=desc and sort=activity always in every call (it is default in every call)?
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1answer
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Problem Implementing Socialite Stack exchange

I get code and access token but i cannot call API function My url being generated https://api.stackexchange.com/2.2/me?site=stackoverflow&access_token=lcynp67rMHfm%28DRLjv7CVQ%29%29&key=6521 ...
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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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wrong response wrong parameter is passed in `/me` call

I have passed wrong site parameter in /me. The response I am getting is common wrapper object with its error_id, error_message and error_name set. This is not expected. It is not of the type error.
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`type` of common wrapper object when error is returned

Whenever error is returned by any method the type of common wrapper object should be error. Also, in the documentation of error, under "Methods That Return This Type", it should be "Every method can ...
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Add privilege_type to the privilege API results

In the /me/privileges, /users/{id}/privileges and /privileges APIs currently it returns the fields reputation, description and short_description. Sample result as: { "reputation": 1, ...
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Privilege name mismatch in API with privilege help page

In each site's Privileges page, the privilege for the 10 reputations are Create Wiki Posts and Remove New User Restrictions. But in the /me/privileges, /users/{id}/privileges and /privileges APIs ...
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1answer
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`fromdate` and `todate` parameter in `/me` call

What if we don't give the fromdate and/or todate parameters in a /me call? Will it give result of user of all times? It's not mentioned explicitly in documentation.
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use of `min`, `max`, `page`, `pagesize`,`order` and `sort` parameter in `/me` call

What is the use of min, max, page, pagesize,order and sort parameter in /me call? As it returns user!
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Why is the `site` parameter required in `/me` call?

I want to query information about the logged-in user using me, and this site parameter is creating some small problems. I am developing a visual studio extension where upon logging in a user will get ...
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My App using StackOverflow in a WordPress plugin (Placeholder)

This is an app I'm developing for an exercise.
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1answer
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Why is `page` and `page_size` returned in common wrapper object?

page and page_size returned in common wrapper object, if I run /me/associated request. Why is it so? I am asking this because we have already sent these parameters as request. So getting the same ...
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`types=main_site` in `/me/associated` gives `meta_site` accounts also

When I run /me/associated with main_site as a parameter in types, its gives meta_site accounts also (Meta Stack Exchange profile).

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