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Should posts generated with the help of AI be marked as AI-generated content?

As a moderator (and user) of this platform, I increasingly recognize a disturbing development that makes me think about what actions should be taken in order not to reduce the credibility and quality ...
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Should I flag comments as no longer needed for fulfilled requests?

I noticed there is a flag No longer needed Should comments that request something like: please provide the blend file be removed after they have been fulfilled with a comment like: i have added ...
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What am I doing Wrong when flagging?

I flagged this post that's obviously lacking in details and clarity before the comments in that post came in saying the same thing that it was lacking in details. But it got declined without any ...
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How do I thank the moderators for being so responsive to raised flags?

The title says it all. I've raised several flags over time that required moderator intervention and the moderators have been very responsive. Is there a preferred way to say Thank You?
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Flag declined on "not an answer"

I flagged an answer as "not an answer" Why isn't the animated object moving in the final video? That answer is OP trying to add an edit to the question, why was the flag denied?
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Can someone clean up these comments?

Not enough reputation to flag them myself out at least don't see that option. After typing out "win-win for you print it out and send it to your mom so she can put it in her fridge and marvel at the ...
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Old forgotten unlabeled duplicates?

How to recenter an object's origin? Moving the 'center of the object' to the actual center… Is it useful to flag old duplicates as duplicates? Should I just ignore them?
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Should I be flagging "thanks" comments?

I've seen a lot of "thanks" and "me too" comments (even though whenever you add a comment BSE tells you to not leave such comments), especially from the OP. Should I be flagging these as "not ...
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When should an opinion based question be flagged?

Some questions post an image and ask: How can I make this effect. Is this considered an opinion based question? There will always be many answers, many right answers, and really there is no right and ...
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What to do with abandoned questions?

We have a large amount of abandoned or zombie questions. They keep popping up as modified by community... For most of them there there is not enough info to answer, but the user never bothered ...
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What to do with really short answers?

Along with the uptick in new users, we seem to be getting more and more answers in the form: So just do X and add Y with a Z thing and it will work. Giving no details as to how to actually do X, Y,...
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What does it mean to review a declined flag?

Recently one my flags was declined (OP revised the flagged post after I flagged it). However now when I go to flag a post the flag window says Your last flag was declined - please review it before ...
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How do we get more options when flagging a question as belonging on another SE site? [duplicate]

At the moment, at least for me, the only option I see for recommending migration of a question is to BSE meta. In my opinion, there needs to be either a wider set of choices available to which to ...
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What should I flag link-only answers as?

When voting to delete an answer in the review queue there is an option link only (and not spam) However, there is no such option when actually flagging answers. When flagging link-only answers I ...
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Are "advertisments" linking to used services ok?

The blend hosting service blend-exchange outputs this image, as a link to the file. The "Hosted by Blend-Exchange" is the line in the image I'm questioning. Is that: "Effectively an ...
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