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C0D44556213dUse the power of the duck.
Use another SE or try to explain the problem on Reddit and hope someone has the time.
Jilano2191213dMake a post explaining a wrong solution for your problem. Someone will come and tell you the "right way".
Demolishun267212dType the problem is generic form in google. Look for words that might match your issue. Refine your question. Repeat.
sounds generic, but it works 95% of the time.
deadPix3l235612dThis happens to me a lot. Try redefining the problem.
No: "why do I get a, when I expect b?"
Yes: "why do I expect b? And what is b really? How does it differ from a?"
Yes: "functions take things in, do some stuff, and return something else. So I'm putting in x,y,z and getting a. But I want to get b. So what should I put in to get there? What do those change?"
Also make sure what you want is what you actually want. Don't end up with an XY problem.