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Questions tagged [feature-request]

You have an idea for a new feature, or for a change to the existing functionality.

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Could we have a “belongs on a different…”->electronics.SE close reason?

There have been several questions that revolve around e.g. wave propagation in waveguides, antenna array factors, noise in electronic systems etc. Though most of them are pretty clearly "better off" ...
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Migration Rationale Question

Honestly, I'm not trying to be a pest, but I am a bit confused. My previous question to Meta, Deletion Rationale Clarification, seems to have concluded that the driving rationale behind the deletion ...
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Adding a Documentation Section

Some questions here are answered in the most intuitive way in the world. I wonder why not gather all pertinent high voted answers in form of tutorials, something like what it is done in https://...
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Transferring points to another user for answering based on a comment

Would it make sense to have a feature where User-A can donate points to User-B? I've seen situations where User-B posts a valid answer in a short comment, and then User-A comes along and posts a ...
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How to poke or ask a community member to answer the question?

Under the place where you post questions, there is a textbox where you can enter email of someone who you think might know the answer to your question. I wonder if there is a way to mention a member ...
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Question follow feature like Quora

Like Quora, we need the ability to follow a good question that we really need to know the new answers that added in future.
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What's this stupid thing about having to indent all of your code with 4 spaces for it to be rendered as code?

isn't there some markup hook that i can use to do that? i'm getting tired of fetching some old C file that i want to simply paste in and having to manually add spaces to many of the lines. this ...
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I hope it's okay that I created a “fast-convolution” tag

I think we needed it. I searched the archive and attached that tag to a few questions that appeared to be about the topic.
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Migration to other sites when off-topic?

If I flag a question as being off-topic, and then say that it belongs on another site in the Stack Exchange network, I am then presented with a list of sites that it might be appropriate for. The ...
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Why is there no “quantization” tag yet?

First of all sorry if this doesn't belong here, or if i'm a newbie and i'm out of line, etc. But i was wondering why no one has created the quantization tag yet? Is it perhaps, because no one really ...
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Can we change the 'flag topic' reasons

When you flag a topic for moderator attention you have to go through the menus and pick a reason - these are usually way too narrow. For example if you flag something as off-topic you have a very ...
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How do we get syntax highlighting and MathJax turned on?

Both have been asked for before, but neither has happened. What do we do to get these turned on? Is code syntax highlighting turned on for Signal Processing? Can we have MathJax enabled in Meta? ...
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Populate the on-topic list

I was looking at the on-topic list of the site, and there wasn't much to look at. How about adding some stuff there?
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Featured questions button missing

On the StackOverflow homepage, there's a featured questions tab where questions with bounties are displayed. There's a similar page for DSP, but no tab on the homepage. Is it a bug that the tab isn'...
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Can we have MathJax enabled in Meta?

Some questions on the main site have formulae in titles, and it's difficult to discuss such things in the meta without mutilating the titles. It would be nice to have MathJax enabled on the Meta as ...
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Allow new users to post images

I often see questions from new users that really need some pictures in order to be answered, but the low-rep users aren't allowed to post pictures. Currently the workaround is for them to host the ...
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Flagging for migration to adjacent SEs

Please add the option to flag for migration to stats.SE, maths.SE, computational science.SE, and maybe mathematica.SE.
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Is code syntax highlighting turned on for Signal Processing?

Is code syntax highlighting turned on for Signal Processing? The matlab code I posted in response to What are high frequencies and low frequencies in a signal? did not get syntax highlighted. I ...
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The ease of down-voting

Down-voting a question or an answer is very easy (at least for those who have more than a minimal reputation on a site); just click on an arrow! But giving a reason for the down vote requires a lot ...
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can I invite someone to the private beta? [closed]

There are some engineers I know that would be good to have involved in the bea but did not register at Area51. Is there a way to get them private beta accounts?
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Is there a way to upload audio clips?

It's great to be able to upload images directly for longevity purposes (as opposed to linking to some external site). Are there any plans for similar functionality for short audio clips on SE sites? ...
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Can we have uppercase tags? Please?

Tags on this site will likely include: ft dft dct dtft ctft ...and others like this. Maybe it's just my eyes, but at the standard zoom level the diifference between lowercase T and lowercase F is ...
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Support for LaTeX expressions

How can we add support for LaTeX expressions like Mathematics.SE does?