Questions tagged [placeholder]

For apps that don't quite work yet, but need a registered Stack Apps post for testing. If you're following a tutorial which asks to post a placeholder app here, that's fine, but please delete it after you're done.

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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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What to do about the tsunami of placeholder apps created because of a poorly written tutorial?

Last months, we're seeing more and more placeholder apps created by people who are following a certain Android tutorial. I'm not going to give examples because it's really hard not seeing them. I feel ...
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Is it appropriate to register for a "Dev" app key?

When an app is in early development stages, it is quite common not to have an Icon, a Name, a Website, or even a description. I'm considering registering one key which I could use in all my Alpha ...
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PLACEHOLDER: Typo Finder Bot (Stack Overflow)

This is a post is to announce the development of a bot (which will be running on the account Secretary), whose task is to find posts in need of some formatting/editing help. The goal is to use a ...
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PLACEHOLDER Stack Overflow App

StackOverflow desktop app (MacOS, Windows, Linux) IMPORTANT: This app is under development. This is a hobby project so no deadlines, no commercial. Fast, clean, and distraction-free UI Better wysiwyg ...
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All Badge IDs on every network

Screenshot / Code Snippet About This script gets all the Badge IDs of every network. For more information go to this wiki post. License This script is under the MIT License on Github and is ...
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Vinder: Stack Exchange Voting Tinder (Placeholder) [closed]

Placeholder, suggestion by Simon Forsberg. The purpose of this application is to allow a more convenient method of voting on Stack Exchange posts, while creating a shuffle and supporting lower-...
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PLACEHOLDER - AskOverflow

Ask questions on Stack Overflow directly from inside VS Code
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Stack Overflow Addin for Outlook (Placeholder)

This is a placeholder app for now. This add-in will enhance outlook's functionality where in user can search in Stack Overflow and post questions on stack overflow sitting in outlook only. It will ...
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PLACEHOLDER - Stack Overflow NAA NLP

An app similar to Natty and DharmanBot, with the difference that classification of NAAs is done with the help of natural language processing using a deep learning model trained on existing Natty ...
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PLACEHOLDER - Broken Link Repairer

In the coming weeks, I'll be modifying the Broken Image Repairer so that it can be used to mass-edit broken links. Examples where it could be used: German Language: canoo.net has been moved to ...
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Stack Overflow Android App (Placeholder)

This is a placeholder for the Stack Overflow Android app. Parallel to the Stack Overflow iOS App, these are Stack Overflow only versions of the Stack Exchange apps. More information to come soon.
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Auto categorize questions (Placeholder)

Screenshot / Code Snippet I am just starting to write the code. Will update as I make progress. My plan is as following: Scrape about 50 questions and answers per tag from select set of websites. ...
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BountyHunter - an app to track reputation of a group of people

This is a demo app I am building to track the Stack Exchange reputations of people in our (company) group. Github repository
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UWP Stack Exchange App

A Universal Windows App for the Stack Exchange network. Not ready for use, but listing it here so I can test write access. UPDATE: I'm beginning to put the app into a very gradual closed beta. Let me ...
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PLACEHOLDER - How to get write_access to comment/answer on Stack Exchange

I'm trying to integrate the Stack Exchange API into my web app so I can fetch all posts as well as I can post answer or comments on them. I have successfully got access_token for no_expiry and ...
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Placeholder - Mini-Mod

Mini-Mod is planned to be an app that helps the community moderate content This also has automated features which require write_access This is simply the placeholder which the app will be connected to
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PLACEHOLDER - Personal script

Script for personal use. Needed a post to get write access.
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PLACEHOLDER - Custom Import Tool

Placeholder for a custom application allowing for internal uploading into a Stack Overflow for Teams instance.
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PLACEHOLDER - VosMottor's Bot

Just creating a bot for Stack Exchange. I just started so far.
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PLACEHOLDER - QA Overflow - Stack Overflow Android Client

This app is currently under development, but stay tuned for more updates.
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PLACEHOLDER - Stack Exchange Bash-like CLI

Screenshot / Code Snippet No screenshot yet. Sorry. About I am creating this app for those people like me who love the $ prompt. When I finish, you will be able to do stuff like cd se:stackoverflow,...
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PLACEHOLDER - Quip Message Integration

A message integration app for quip.com
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PLACEHOLDER - FroloStack - simple Stack Overflow client for Android [closed]

This is a simple Stack Overflow client for Android. It allows users to search questions, answers of questions and other users. Also users will be able to add their answers to a question. it is still ...
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PLACEHOLDER - DataWeave Slack-Stack [closed]

Read questions about DataWeave in Stack Overflow and post it into a channel in Slack. A response in that channel creates an answer in Stack Overflow. The app is not yet ready for prime time.
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PLACEHOLDER - Stack Exchange Electron app

Stack Exchange Client. I created this post for getting write access to testing my application for desktop application. Language: JavaScript Technology Electron v1.8.2 beta-2 Source code: https://...
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Test script for API key (placeholder)

Screenshot / Code Snippet Screenshot is yet to come along. About placeholder for test script Platform mac Code Will be written in Python
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YouAskOverflow - StackOverflow For SMS (placeholder) [closed]

About SMS for receiving/posting questions on Stack Overflow Platform What platform or browser is your app for? Web based Contact Who created this app? Who are the key contributors? How do we get ...
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ExchangeNET - A Windows Stack Exchange client [WIP]

Author's Note This is very much a work in progress. If it weren't for the requirement that apps have a registered Stack Apps post to write, I wouldn't even have posted this yet. What is ExchangeNET?...
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Blizzard is Overflowing - Reskin of basic SO to look like a blizzard site [closed]

Placeholder for a basic re-skin of the profile page search page and question page. Needed for write access.
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Pocket Overflow : StackOverflow in your pocket

About: This is a sample app to consult StackOverflow and more generally StackExchange sites. I was using the original site app but, after resetting my iPhone I lost it, so decided to do one by myself. ...
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PLACEHOLDER Stackoverflow CLI

NOTE The app does not do anything at the moment. I will remove this note when I am ready to put it in alpha. Screenshot / Code Snippet (not here yet, soon to be put here.) About (See https://github....
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PLACEHOLDER - Stack App post for access token creation with write access

Creating a placeholder post for enable access token creation with write access
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PLACEHOLDER - Test Post For Test App

Test post for my test app - OAuth
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Placeholder - Hackathon - Demoapp

Testing a hackathon app to publish to SO more easily
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PLACEHOLDER - App Carmin.tv (prod)

The App is for Prod environment https://www.carmin.tv/ Carmin is a video platform of major french Scientific Institutes (IHES, CIRM, IHP, CIMPA) sharing contents from Research (courses, interviews, ...
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PLACEHOLDER - StackIT - a macOS client application

StackIT is a macOS client app built in SwiftUI and Combine -- still in development.
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PLACEHOLDER - Fortnightly Topic Challenge Automation on Puzzling.SE

Used for (meta.)puzzling.stackexchange - Creates & edits the corresponding meta posts with information from the main and meta site. E.g. creating a post for the new challenge every 2 weeks and ...
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PLACEHOLDER - Tag Cleaner

Screenshot / Code Snippet TODO About An app to help removing wrong tags from questions. For example, the tag android-studio is often misused for questions about programming for Android in general. ...
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Placeholder App: Advanced filters for lonely posts

About This app is not yet written. It will help me write some more advanced queries and analytics, for the purpose of the Code Review site but probably applicable to any SE site. License https://...
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PLACEHOLDER - Vim-Exchange Plugin for Vim

Screenshot / Code Snippet Will update with screenshots after testing. About Tell us about your app. Why did you create it? Who is it for? I used a few other plugins for searching SO questions ...
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PLACEHOLDER - Carlos Delfino Zoom.US

App for integrating Zoom.US channel with Stack Exchange/Stack Overflow.
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PLACEHOLDER - Stack Exchange Qmessage app

Stack Exchange Client. I created this post for getting write access. Language: Python
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PLACEHOLDER for viTech App

This is a small application written in angular that queries Stack Overflow posts based on a given tags. This app is currently under development and therefore in a private GitHub repository.
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PLACEHOLDER - SO Stalker - Beauty and fluent for Windows10 app [closed]

I'm working on a Stack Overflow app to track my cases and make a good archive. I need this post for authorization. Here are some screenshots: I'm working on it.
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PLACEHOLDER - Makyen development & testing

This is a placeholder for me to do development, testing and personal use. The intent is that no applications will be released beyond my own use using the credentials associated with this placeholder. ...
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Test application: cwsh (Placeholder) [closed]

I'm testing out the Stack Exchange API with a tiny script that fixes a typo. It's written in PHP and used the implicit client-side OAuth flow to get the access token. Lessons learned {"error_id":...
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Adding tags for questions tagged inconsistently (Placeholder)

I'm adding a new tag to all questions that satisfy certain rules, to keep tagging more consistent. See Which tag(s) to use for Python typing questions for details.
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StackOverflowAddin(Placeholder) [closed]

This is an outlook app. Users will be able to post questions to StackOverflow right from their inbox. This app is not yet ready for prime time.
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(placeholder) testing a Chrome extension to interface with cs50.stackexchange.com [closed]

Ignore this for now, please! I'm working on a Chrome extension that will allows students in CS50, Harvard's introductory computer science course, to ask questions and get notifications from cs50....