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Why doesn't Stack Exchange reward some reputation points for installing & using mobile app?

Imho, installing and using Stack-Exchange mobile app shows trust, interest and loyalty. Which is way more serious than just upvoting a silly comment. This action shall be rewarded :)
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Which Stack Exchange site would be appropriate for questions about file naming conventions, and extensions for common file types?

For example, the variety of extensions used on plaintext files to indicate their purpose, such as .nfo for information files, .me for read.me files etc. I think probably Stack Overflow or Super User, ...
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dead img-link on “The 7 Essential Meta Questions of Every Beta” [duplicate]

On https://blog.stackexchange.com/2010/07/the-7-essential-meta-questions-of-every-beta/ is a dead link to a picture in the section with the title Take Ownership of Your Community below the term ...
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Image uploader messes up copy/paste function

Clicking outside the image upload entry box to close it kills paste function. System info: FF 39.0 & Chrome Version 43.0.2357.134 (64-bit) on Mac OSX Explanation: Occasionally when I'm using ...
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Company name in the copyright of Stack Overflow Careers site correctly shows “Stack Exchange Inc.”

Please do not mark this question as a duplicate of Stack Exchange should be capitalized in the copyright (I have just posted my answer there) as that question talks about the proper way to display the ...
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Failed audit by commenting on it [duplicate]

I was given http://stackoverflow.com/review/first-posts/8973480 as an audit to 'first question' asked by a user. I wrote a (rather lengthy) comment that the question could be structured better by ...
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Tag score over 100k causes minor bug

If someone has a tag score of over 100k, then the score will partly disappear under the tag itself on the user profile: I think there is only one user that has ever reached a tag score of over ...
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Auto-selecting answer for rewards is really annoying [on hold]

This question had no good answers so I set a bounty on it. It received one new answer that was completely irrelevant, and that was auto-selected. I do understand the policy of losing the points ...
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New navigation falls off

I may sometimes remain with a simple HTML page, requiring a refresh to go back where I was before.
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1answer
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10k tools: all headers in the deleted tab have an incorrect tooltip

See: Questions deleted (not by owner) in the date range, by delete date ^^LIES! That list shows questions and answers. It should, instead, be something like: Posts deleted (not by owner) ...
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Award Constable and Sheriff badges once per full year

We have two badges for moderators: Constable for being pro-tem mod (for one year or through graduation) and Sheriff for being elected mod (for a year). These badges are awarded once per user, after ...
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Why does the mobile web keep logging me off?

This is a hard to reproduce bug, since I have totally no clue what happens, but when I use the mobile web interface on both my iOS (iOS versions 8.4 and beta 9) devices it keeps logging me off three ...
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Allow upvoting your own post/question if you click 1000 times

Sometimes I truly believe that my answer is superior. Why not introduce a 1000 click test of the faith? Not sure if captcha would be needed.
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Why is there is no Stack Exchange community to discuss general issues with smartphones?

Recently I lost my mobile and came across a trivial problem of accessing my contacts and text messages through my laptop. But instead of heading straight for a reliable Stack Exchange community, I ...
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Can awarded badges be taken off you? [duplicate]

I earned the Quorum badge for a score of 2 for my post on meta. If I get downvotes after earning this badge and my post has a score of less than 2, will this badge be taken away?
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Magic links for Stack Overflow in Japanese and Russian

We have the magic link [pt.so] which expands to Stack Overflow em Português in comments and chat. However, two other languages are less fortunate: [ja.so] does not work in chat In comments, [ja.so] ...
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One vote after 10 minutes of posting. Still 1 view [duplicate]

Is there anything wrong with this? I have refreshed many time but the view still be 1. How to wake up before ejaculating in a wet dream? I don't think think this is a dup of A bug in the views ...
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What is the correct way to deal with accidentally posting on the wrong site?

Suppose you send a question to the wrong Stack Exchange site. One can't move his own post, and deleting and posting again doesn't seem to be the right maneuver. What is the correct way to behave in ...
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Posted questions after last seen

I've noticed this phenomenon a few times before: find a question that was posted 10 minutes ago, look at the questioner's profile. Last seen 20 minutes ago. Does updating last seen happen ...
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Search for question with positive score where all answers have zero score

I'd like to search for questions that have a positive score (score > 0) and have no accepted answer and have at least one answer and where all answers have score zero. Is there a way to do this? ...
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2answers
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Not all utf-8 Characters Supported

I can't create a post with the following characters. There are errors for both the Japanese and Chinese characters.
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Option to vote to somehow show disagreement with a downvote

I'm putting this as a discussion as I haven't got a solid feature-requestable idea, because it's a complex scenario. So I'm just putting forward the basic idea and some thoughts I've had, for the ...
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51 views

Why do answers not offset 50 question ban limit?

I'm experiencing the 50 question ban on Stack Overflow. I recently took over project maintenance for a popular project, and I had quite a few questions. (I think this is the first time I hit the ban). ...
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Shutting down recurring community self-evaluations

We've been talking a lot about the efficacy of community self-evaluations lately, both internally on the Community Team and out in the open on meta. Lots of ideas were tossed around, but the ...
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Domains listed multiple times on new log out page

When I load /users/logout on any site, I see the following: Really? Clicking this button will log me out from not only stackoverflow.com, but also from stackoverflow.com, stackoverflow.com, ...
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Why show joined communities count (106) for the Community ♦ moderator when the network profile shows only (1)? [duplicate]

I know that Community user (♦ moderator) is a background process (and not really a person). Upon visiting the "Community user's Profile page", I noticed that it has joined 106 communities (see ...
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Can such tuple be an answer for the Stack Exchange questions (name of the book, page number, link to amazon)? [on hold]

Are answers which contain (name of the book, page number, link to amazon) appropriate on Stack Overflow? During my answer to Why isn't sizeof for a struct equal to the sum of sizeof of each ...
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Can't move the cursor up and down after adding a hyperlink in the editor in Firefox

Whenever I use the Ctrl+L shortcut or the editor button to add a link in the editor, I can't move the cursor up or down afterwards anymore. This only happens in Firefox (39.0), but not in Opera ...
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Hidden Communities indicated despite the account being deleted

I have just noticed on my Chemistry (and other) profiles that it is stated that I have '1 hidden community' (as shown below): This was true, until I had m membership at that site deleted a little ...
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1answer
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Purpose of permalink in new navigation

In the new navigation a "permalink" has been added: The tooltip says: "a link to this question list suitable for sharing" I can't see the purpose of this. Clicking on it, just reloads the page. ...
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0answers
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Jump to first page on clicking “new” on new navigation

On the old navigation, clicking the newest tab, will send me back to the first page. I see this as the natural behavior, to see new changes where they normally occur. On the new navigation, when I ...
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2answers
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Do I lack the knowledge to answer questions, or is this normal?

Every time I look at questions, whether on Stack Overflow or other sites, I find myself not being able to answer most questions. Thus, I ask more than answer, which is what I hate. I think that I ...
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0answers
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Can't post question on Cross Validated. Says 'this looks like spam.'

I have a problem similar to the one brought up here: Can't post question on freelance. Says 'this looks like spam.' I am trying to post my first question to Cross Validated. I have tried ...
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1answer
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How can someone have 101 reputation on multiple SE sites? [duplicate]

I came across this account and noticed that it has got a reputation of exactly 101 points on more than 20 Stack Exchange platforms even without posting any question or answer (see image below). At ...
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1answer
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Where can I ask a question related to paper management?

I am currently managing a non-profit project? I have a large amount of documents in paper format. Where can I ask a question concerning the organization of stacks of paper that seemingly "overflow". I ...
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1answer
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Where do I ask a question regarding the credibility of a fact that is widely mentioned over the web, yet cannot be verified easily?

Where can I ask the following question which needs to deal with "hoax or truth", and if it's a hoax, then it's propagating incredibly in a very populous country, providing its people false information ...
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Modify all occurences of a tag [duplicate]

On Worldbuilding, we realised that a few tags would need some modification, namely uniformizing the plural/singular type. Is there a way to modify all occurences of a given tag, or should be manually ...
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1answer
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Control+click does not open pages in a new tab

On this page: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/new/haskell?show=all&sort=newest, control+clicking the new, popular and need answers tabs opens the pages in the same tab instead of in a new tab. ...
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1answer
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“top x% this month” appears lower even though my rank is higher

I was active mainly in Stack Overflow but recently joined the beta Arabic.SE. In Arabic.SE I am holding the 1st rank monthly, however it shows in my profile that I am in the top 8% this month: ...
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0answers
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Message about how to obtain first badge doesn't make sense on sub meta pages

On meta sites, new users (those who don't have a badge yet) see the message "Take the Tour and earn your first badge" in their profile page. The message is the same as on the normal Q&A sites. ...
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1answer
51 views

Mark read notifications as unread

In the Android app, can we have some option to mark a read notification to unread? I know that this option is not available in the web version of Stack Exchange sites. But sometimes I open the ...
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1answer
27 views

Pinging in a comment sometimes works, sometimes doesn't [duplicate]

I have noticed that it seems to be good etiquette to write the "at" sign and then the userid of the person whose post or comment one is responding to in a comment. I believe that's called pinging. ...
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Downloading all my questions with the answerer names

I am writing several papers in which I use answers which I received in various StackExchange websites. Naturally I would like to acknowlege and thank the SE members that gave the useful answers. But ...
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Localization issue in list of all sites [duplicate]

On the list of all sites on the Stack Exchange page, the non-English Stack Overflow sites do not have a properly localized description The Russian one should read as Сайт вопросов и ответов ...
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71 views

Highlight for reputation notifications in top bar is too small [duplicate]

When I move my mouse over the little inbox icon, it gets highlighted pretty well:   Sure, it's half a pixel off-center, but it's pretty good. But when I move my mouse over my reputation ...
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Notify new users when their comment will not ping anyone

Quite often a new user asks a question which causes several people to comment on it and the OP later posts a comment, but does not ping any users (i.e. by typing @commentersName) in their comment even ...
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Notification count doesn't match displayed number of notifications

I think this is a bit of a disconnect: The badge number is telling me that there should be 12 items to review, while the notification list only displays 4 new items. That creates a very ...
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0answers
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1k established user privilege notification no longer shown in new profile page

I'm used to seeing privilege milestones shown as a pop-over notification covering the privilege section the first time I visit the (new) profile page after earning them. For example, I join a new site ...
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Bug in Android app when migrated question/answer author does not have profile on target site

This question was migrated to Law: Are the names of guns protected under copyright law in the US? On the Android App, the name appears, and is, clickable, even though they don't have a profile on Law ...
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1answer
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Stack Overflow Careers job link / post tags mess and overlap issue

The tags on the "Sr. Software Developer/Web Application Developer" job post are a big mess. They are clubbed together and formed a big long link of tags. It also overflows on the share sidebar to its ...

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