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Activity Indicator - see if you participated in a Q&A at a glance

Activity Indicator is a userscript that displays a, well, indicator and some useful stats about your interactions with a given post.

Get questions with body and answers

How can I get the latest 30 questions with body and answers using the api? And then, I want to get only first most voted 3 answers for each question. Is this possible with only one request? To ge…

Does `inquestion` support multiple question ids?

The q parameter has an inquestion operator that can take a question id. Can it take multiple question ids? My use-case is as follows: I want to get an array of questions with their excerpts. Howe…

Question close, reopen, and delete votes in the post sidebar

This is for users that cannot normally see these votes. On Stack Overflow that is less than 3,000 reputation points for close and reopen votes, and 10,000 reputation points for delete votes. The sc…

Show the protected banner to everyone

According to What is a "protected" or "highly active" question?, users with more than 10 earned but less than 15,000 reputation points aren't shown the protected banner: It see…

Why does allow resource calls that accept vectorized or multiple IDs? What is the motivation for building in a manner that accepts multiple IDs in a resource call? For example, I ca…

View close/reopen votes without 3k rep

View close/reopen votes without 3k rep

Can "trends" be queried with the Stack Exchange API?

I've studied the Stack Exchange API to some extent (although I'm a newbie to such things), and it appears I can query the database using many criteria. But does Stack Exchange store any "trend…

Unicode Char Counter - a userscript for making SE's character counter aware of non-ASCII chars 🤦‍♂️

Ever wondered what if Stack Exchange's title character counter could actually count? Unicode Char Counter aims to answer this exact question

Are we going to get a Protected Date field in Question responses?

Now that questions can be marked protected, will this info be available via the API?

Would it be possible to create a script that could be run manually to unprotect questions that meet certain parameters?

One of the sites I use has in excess of 10% of their questions protected. It's a small site but this seems like a huge amount, largely due to questions being on the HNQ regularly and attracting man…

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: I would want to access these …

Bounty question collector

I want to write a script to collate all bounty questions from all Stack Exchange sites. I have heard of Tampermonkey and I have no server access. Could someone explain how I should go about writing…

Belisarius - Detecting vandalism on Stack Overflow

Detecting vandalism on Stack Overflow.

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