All Questions

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
1 answer
50 views

Would StackExchange please turn on community-ads for us?

I believe we need to put in a request to have community ad functionality turned on for our CiviCRM community site, so here's my request on our behalf.
Joe Murray's user avatar
  • 6,741
0 votes
0 answers
16 views

What would be best as the first free CiviCRM ad on StackExchange? [duplicate]

StackExchange allows us to define our own ads: The goal is to help visitors find out about the cool stuff your community is doing and help promote activities they find important. And it’s all ...
Joe Murray's user avatar
  • 6,741
0 votes
3 answers
57 views

Extend time to comment & commenting on another user's question

Extend time to comment: Any possibility to extending time to edit a comment? I find that as I am writing, a brainstorm or correction comes that needs review before updating comment. If original is ...
BruceW's user avatar
  • 811
1 vote
2 answers
51 views

How to create more tags?

I'd need a GSoC2015 tag (I've requested the students to tag it that way so it's easier to find out) and one student told me they can't do it What's the process to create tags? Is this simply a matter ...
Xavier's user avatar
  • 10.2k
8 votes
4 answers
122 views

Should CiviCRM version and CMS & version be required when asking a question?

On the forums most people include the CiviCRM version and the CMS and version in their forum profile. I find this very useful even though people sometimes forget to update it and it is of limited ...
JoAnne's user avatar
  • 3,450
0 votes
1 answer
38 views

Wait, what's our site's tag-line?

"the CiviCRM" sounds pretty weird.
Coleman's user avatar
  • 18.6k
3 votes
2 answers
52 views

Is there a document defining the scope of this site?

Earlier today moderator Robert Cartaino edited a post, commenting that Feature requests for CiviCRM are off topic here. I happen to agree with him, but my question is (especially since he is not a ...
Coleman's user avatar
  • 18.6k
1 vote
1 answer
37 views

What's the "community wiki" checkbox used for?

I was just answering on question on the main site and noticed a tiny checkbox below the post box - [ ] community wiki. Wondering what that's used for?
Dave Greenberg's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
44 views

How can we use SE for the GSOC?

Would it be useful to try directing the (potential) students here to ask questions/show they can answer? Can be either to show they know something about civi, to show they can ask questions, to ...
Xavier's user avatar
  • 10.2k
2 votes
2 answers
68 views

How should we direct people here from forum.civicrm.org?

I have put up a notice on forum.civicrm.org saying Have a question about CiviCRM? Get it answered quickly at our new Stack Exchange Q+A site This forum is being deprecated for all questions and ...
michaelmcandrew's user avatar
3 votes
0 answers
84 views

Promoting Stack Exchange at CiviCon

I realize that the CiviCon schedule is almost finalized - and there's not a single reference on the schedule to Stack Exchange. There's one last lightning talk session not claimed - does anyone want ...
Jon G - Megaphone Tech's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
63 views

What happens to our data if we don't exit beta?

I think as a community, we're in a bit of a tight spot with regard to Stack Exchange. If we don't redirect users to this site from the existing support forums, we'll never meet the daily site visit ...
Jon G - Megaphone Tech's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
47 views

Are stats being calculated correctly?

As of this moment, the site has been in beta for 6 days, and contains 70 questions. I'm pretty sure 70/6 is ~ 12, but not according to our stats:
Coleman's user avatar
  • 18.6k
0 votes
2 answers
39 views

How do I put <> around domain in a url?

I like to use an obviously dummy domain name in a sample url, and put < > around it to emphasize it should be replaced. Unfortunately this is interpreted on StackExchange in a way that hides the ...
Joe Murray's user avatar
  • 6,741
0 votes
3 answers
31 views

Is code formatting working?

I posted this answer, but code formatting hasn't worked. Since it's simply (?) a matter of indenting code by four spaces and a blank line before and after, I suspect this shouldn't be a browser issue. ...
Chris Burgess's user avatar
3 votes
3 answers
80 views

How to not discourage people asking "wrong" questions?

Stack Exchange is/should be different than the CiviCRM forum. Some questions will necessarily be discouraged from the SE users, following the dynamics of SE. (In the forums practically no questions ...
Flying's user avatar
  • 2,271
5 votes
2 answers
127 views

Why not use the CiviCRM emblem/icon?

I notice this SE has a generic "comment bubble" icon with "cc" in it. What's that stand for? Closed Captioning? [joke] I think this baby would look sweet as the icon for this ...
LunkRat's user avatar
  • 1,614
-1 votes
1 answer
134 views

Where is the link from this meta back to the main CiviCRM StackExchange?

just wondering... I cant find my way back :-( there should be a link somewhere but I cant finde it... am I blind? (And now apparently I have to write an essay to get past the question quality ...
ErichBSchulz's user avatar
  • 1,571
4 votes
2 answers
119 views

What can we do to give ourselves the best chance of getting out of Beta?

I know we have just started, but over the last few months I have read of a few sites stuck in Beta and I want to make sure we aren't one of them.
JoAnne's user avatar
  • 3,450
5 votes
4 answers
121 views

Programmer vs. User

In the initial email we received when launching the private beta, this Q&A was included: Q: What else? A: Remember, you get the site you build! Ask difficult, specific questions — the kind of ...
Flying's user avatar
  • 2,271
12 votes
7 answers
529 views

CiviCRM StackExchange vs. CiviCRM forum

Now that we have this lovely StackExchange site, is the forum still relevant? If so, how do I choose between using the forum and using StackExchange?
Sean's user avatar
  • 3,168
1 vote
2 answers
47 views

How will we handle various mail related tags?

We just launched and we already have three: mail email civimail Civi is wide enough that these need not be duplicates, as it also handles snail mail and non-civimail mailing. This however is not so ...
lynxlynxlynx's user avatar

15 30 50 per page
1
2