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Commit 8c6ef3f0 authored by Tian Tian's avatar Tian Tian

Update README.md, imgs/alert.png files

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### Submitting New Public Questions
You can raise a public question (issue) when you think your question can also help other students.
We recommend the following steps when you want to submit a public question.
> We recommend submitting your questions using the issue system unless there are specific reasons (i.e. code-related)
Following the steps below when you want to submit a public question.
1. Click the `new issue` button to submit your question.
![new issue](imgs/UI_issues.png)
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### Submitting New Confidential Questions
Confidential questions (issues) can be submitted,
when you think your question contains parts that you don't want other students to see,
_ONLY_ when you think your question contains parts that you don't want other students to see,
for instance part of your codes.
The only difference is to click `This issue is confidential and should only be visible to team members with at least Reporter access.` when you submit.
![confidential](imgs/submit_confidential_issue.png)
### Other Tips
- **Focus less on formatting**.
When you format your question, focus more on the content itself rather than formatting the equations etc.
- **Use wisely the search function**.
To reduce the workload, before submitting your questions, search first the existing issues if they coincide with yours. The TAs may also close your issue when they find it duplicating.
- **Get yourself updated**
You can customize the notification levels if you want to receive more (or less) messages:
![notification](imgs/alert.png)
### Feedback and Suggestions
We recommend you to open issues labeled with the following format:
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