As of May 31, 2023, we have updated our Code of Conduct.


A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

The question you're asking is designed to solicit opinions or best-practices on a particular topic, with the goal of reaching community consensus.
Indicates that the report has been resolved through the implementation of a feature or the fixing of a bug.
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A request for assistance with one of the site's features.
Tags are keywords or labels that categorize and group your question with other, similar questions.
for questions related to determining what is in scope (on-topic) and out of scope (off-topic) for this site (GIS Stack Exchange).
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for instructions and guidance on closing or migrating questions, and the reasons for those closures.
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For questions about, well, questions: how to ask, whether specific questions are appropriate, and so forth.
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The process of identifying and closing questions that are duplicates of another question
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Indicates that the feature request or bug is something that is intended to be implemented or fixed, but not in the near term.
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Pertaining to the process of revising content or tags to bring better clarity to a question or answer.
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Use for questions related to using Comments against Questions and Answers
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for questions about any of the review queues
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for questions dealing with moderator actions, pages, abilities or decisions.
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held to choose moderators for this Stack Exchange site.
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to discuss issues associated with raised flags or raising flags.
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The reputation is a measurement of a user's contributions to the site, and the extent to which the community "trusts" that user with extra privileges.
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for questions regarding the design of the Stack Exchange websites; e.g., for issues with the layout. For questions about the user interface elements (inputs, checkboxes, etc), use the 'us…
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Indicates that the reported behavior is intentional and not subject to change
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for questions about the GIS Stack Exchange blog (to which any community members may contribute).
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For questions about the user interface elements (inputs, checkboxes, etc) that make up this site. For questions about the design of elements, use the 'design' tag.
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