Questions tagged [support]

You need help with the use of one or more of the site's features.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
1answer
7 views

Are questions about antique tool restoration on topic?

I am into restoring antique woodworking tools, mostly for personal use in my shop. Some questions about this topic are clearly within the scope of woodworking.se. For example, how to use a planemaker'...
3
votes
1answer
25 views

Is there a way to change ownership of a question?

The user who asked this question seems to be having a lot of trouble with the website. He originally posted the question as user "user3080" and added replies to comments in answers as user "user3081" ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

What is the procedure for handling poor quality tags created by users?

This question added two new tags "tight" and "squeeze". I believe that these are not helpful categories and edited the question to remove them. They are however still in the list of optional for tags ...
2
votes
1answer
58 views

Can two members have the same username?

I wouldn't have thought there'd be a need to ask this as most places are set up so it's not possible, but we have old Matt *waves* and new Matt who seem to have the same name. My reason for asking ...
1
vote
0answers
4 views

Need assistance with a tag change?

I edited the question "How to flatten 1/8" Baltic Birch Plywood for laser cutting?" to change the tag from plywood to wood, but afterwords realized I had misread the question. So I attempted to ...
2
votes
1answer
21 views

to take away a tag that doesn't fit the question

Somebody edited and added a new tag to my question. I think its not the right tag for that question. How can I delete the tag? I am new to this forum, and don't know myself around so good.
2
votes
2answers
31 views

How should I follow-up my question when seeking further explanation?

I asked a question that I was completely in the dark on. I got good answers, and now I know the meaning of the word and why it is used. However, I still don't grasp how it is used. Is it appropriate ...
3
votes
2answers
47 views

How do we get a question unmarked as duplicate?

This question How to oil/treat a solid beech table top that will be used as a computer desk? [duplicate] was marked as a duplicate of How do I prepare and take care of a wooden countertop? While they ...
3
votes
1answer
17 views

How do we set up migration paths for off-topic questions?

This question about windows is much better suited for diy.stackexchange.com. I voted to close, but the only option for a migration path is currently Woodworking Meta. How do we establish another ...
3
votes
9answers
112 views

Retag Requests Here

Instead of starting a lot of individual meta threads for each routine retag request, this question can serve as a place for us to organize them in one spot. If you have a request, add it as an 'answer'...
1
vote
1answer
62 views

Enable MathJax for Woodworking

While I don't see this site needing to express a lot of equations, I can see where we're going to have a lot of use of fractions and numbers with associated units. For example, all of the quarter and ...
6
votes
1answer
48 views

How does moderation work during private beta?

How does SE moderation work during the private beta? Is it just general network moderators, are users assigned, or is there a vote?