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Every comment on the blog is from the 29th of June, this year

All comments* on the newly designed blog date from June 29, 2015. * All native comments, anyway. For some reason, some blog posts have Disqus comments. I know that the Server Fault blog uses ...
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How does the hot questions list on StackExchange generate?

The first page of stackexchange.com is hot questions list. How does it generate? How often does it refresh?
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How can we change the favicon of SE site in Beta?

I am currently associated with a SE site hinduism.stackexchange.com. This SE site is currently in Beta and I found that the favicon for the site is showing 'Hi', ie, the first 2 alphabets from the ...
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formatting error while editing question [duplicate]

I have posted one question on this website. While editing it, after scrolling down , I found this: . Kindly change it.
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library tag hidden in Stack Apps website

I am using Stack Exchange API in my app. While browsing through the website I found that library tag is not present in the website, so that people can directly click on it. Also, we don't have Meta ...
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1answer
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Get the complete link with an id of a particular post [duplicate]

Is there a proper way to get the id of a particular answer without using the built-in DevTools of the browser? Like for example, I want to refer that specific answer in some post, so when someone ...
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Who are the comments moderators?

I have heard that when a user has over 10k reputation they will become a moderator automatically. That is true partly, but the user still may not be a comments moderator, who can review flagged ...
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Need help randomly choosing a word from a text document java [on hold]

I have a method called getWord() and I don't know what to add to it to actually choose a word from a text file. My text file consists of 5 words. Its easy printing all words in document, but how can I ...
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Incorrect wording in protected question status

Similar (but different, please read on) questions have been asked dozens of times, so I'll try to be concise about this one. The wording on protected questions "posting an answer now requires 10 ...
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Oneboxing is broken with the new blog

Good news: we have a new blog! Bad news: this kinda broke oneboxing... Can chat be updated to accommodate for the new blog?
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Off-topic to ask if something is off-topic?

Would a question on Meta be off-topic if it's asking if a question would be off-topic on Stack Overflow? In other words, is "Would this be an off-topic question on Stack Overflow [question here]" ...
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Can we move the “Answer your own question”

Above the button that says "Post Your Question" when asking a question. I feel this looks a bit odd: As the action of "Post Your Question" would actually take you away from this page. I would ...
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Does marking an earlier question as a duplicate of a newer one harm the asker?

In multiple meta questions it's suggested that an older question can be marked as a duplicate of a newer question. For example, from the accepted answer to "Should I vote to close a duplicate ...
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Which site is best for questions about web security?

Specifically, I am referring to this question: How to indicate that content in an iframe is untrusted As part of a website I am developing, untrusted content is displayed in a sandboxed ...
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The compact layout in the new navigation hides the number of results

The new navigation has the option to display posts in the compact or expanded layouts: When you are using the expanded layout, you get the result count to the right: When you choose the ...
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Image icon is greyed out after upload failure

When posting a question through the Android application, whenever an upload fails to upload, e.g. due to image size being over 2 MB, the image icon is greyed out as shown below:
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Intercommunity Reputation Leagues [duplicate]

SE has Reputation Leagues for different communities, which are fun and enhance competition (willingness to participate) among users. Can we have a Stack Exchange Network reputation league, where users ...
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Community stopped locking questions when they are deleted as spam and no message saying the post is spam shown

The two recent spam questions weren't locked upon deletion; moreover the spam text is not hidden as it is usually: The default look when the spam is nuked properly: Also, looks ...
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HTML not escaped in question titles in emails

HTML is not escaped in question titles in emails. For example, this email: Links to this question: Can I make a <button> not submit a form?
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Is there a way to block certain SE site so I don't accidentally create profile there?

I just went through the profile deletion process (personal reasons) and I would like that my profile is not created automatically when I click a link to that site or something. Is there a possibility ...
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Cyrillic letter and Russian names are mixed in a search result

I was searching for a job in Malmö, Sweden and got this response: My Browser is FF 38.0.5 and I am living in Denmark and have not done anything to customize for Cyrillic letters or Russian ...
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Does community wiki still have to be attributed?

If there is a community wiki post, does it come under the same attribution rules? Or is there no need for me to link back to it?
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Did my reopen vote get counted properly (after network glitch)?

A few hours ago, I went into the Super User Reopen Vote Review Queue and was presented with the option to vote to reopen Microcode, is it compulsory?, which had been edited since it was closed.  After ...
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Wording of election-phase sidebar is misleading and needs repair

For elections, the election phase page has a sidebar with the following wording (and the wording at issue is bolded): In the election phase, 10 candidates advance to final community voting. Any ...
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Etiquette for username changes

I'm thinking of changing my username to my real name. Given that I have a presence on some of the sites here (mostly codegolf), what etiquette should I follow when choosing my new name? As my ...
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When is a gravatar shown for a user with a profile pic?

Gilles is a fairly well-known user, so imagine my surprise when I see a gravatar icon for his profile pic (or whatever it's called) instead of the customary mushrooms (?!). Yet when I hovered ...
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Can you relax restriction to contact companies when you apply for a job?

I understand motivation behind restriction to contact companies until they reply to your application but it would be great to be able to patch your application or sending a note with clarifications. ...
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Text boxes don't undo properly in Mac OS (10.10.4) and Safari (8.0.7)

If I type a sentence that has an autocorrect, the undo (Command-Z) removes the whole sentence instead of just undoing the last changes (including the autocorrect change). I have used the contact form ...
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1answer
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Is there a quick way to see all of your (recent) posts in the Android app?

What is the algorithm used to determine whether your own posts are shown in the feed? I see mine sometimes just after posting, but there should be a quick way of displaying all recently active posts ...
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Cloudflare failover: Mismatched sprite/CSS

This is pretty much low as low priority as bugs get, but I noticed something amusing when I was hitting Server Fault while the sites were offline. The hot question list was showing totally the wrong ...
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523 errors (Origin is unreachable) accessing Stack Exchange sites [on hold]

With some gaps, I am today getting a lot of 523 errors like those shown here: The CloudFlare location might say Ashburn, or Newark, etc.; it doesn't seem to matter. The "additional troubleshooting ...
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Should diamond mods be spending significant time in ordinary review queues?

On a site I review*, I notice one or two of the mods (especially newly elected) seem to be spending a fair amount of time in the review queues (FP, LA, SE, LQP, CV, etc). But those queues are almost ...
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Has there ever been a breakthrough on Stack Exchange?

Has there ever been a breakthrough that happened on one of the Stack Exchange sites? For example: Q: Does P = NP? A: Yes, because [indisputable proof goes here]. Perhaps a question with a ...
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1answer
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Why am I getting “you may delete this post in 2 days” when trying to delete my question

I've just tried to delete my previous question. Instead of being deleted, this naughty question throws this error: Why is that? today I deleted only one post of mine today I voted to delete ...
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I'm not allowed to close-vote deleted question, why can I vote to reopen a deleted question then? [duplicate]

If I want to close-vote a deleted question, I get: Though when I vote to reopen a closed deleted question, the vote finely goes through and recorded. I doubt it's by design.
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Apparently I'll be able to close-vote the same question again [duplicate]

This can't be right. I came across this question today, and figured it should be closed as "no longer reproducible". Apparently I thought the same thing previously - I'd already voted to close it. ...
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Account merge unsuccessful

I created a new account on Ask Different this morning. I want to merge it into my main account. I used the "I want to merge my profiles" option of the Contact Us form in the Help Center. It sent ...
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Is there a query to see how many registered users there are on a site?

Using Data.SE, is there a way to tally up the total amount of users on a site? I wanted to know how many users were on Anime.SE using the query tool.
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Comments on election nominations are out-dented, not indented

In a site election page, there are nominations, and there can be comments on the nominations. The comments on these nominations are "outdented" instead of indented. In searching meta.se for a ...
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Why 2 links to the same thing so close to each other

I don't see any purpose of having careers links twice, within the same page and so close to each other. We already have the link twice within our profile: Also, there's no need in this big ...
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Is there a way to deal with answers that were modified to match yours? [duplicate]

Well I had this strange situation were saw a fairly basic CSS question looked at it and answered in a way where the OP had all the info, but could not copy-paste the answer i.e. would force the OP to ...
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Is it possible to see all my questions where I haven't accepted an answer yet across the entire SE network? [duplicate]

I am interested in finding all the questions I asked over the entire SE network that I don't yet have accepted an answer for. I have seen that there is another question for individual SE sites that ...
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Beta sites Election reputation cap should be 4k not 20k

Currently, in an election reputation is capped at 20k: The same as the "Trusted User privilege": However, now that beta sites are holding elections, I think this needs to be changed. On a beta ...
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15 views

Show the “link from the web” textbox by default in new image uploader

This is the new image uploader: Why do I have to click "link from the web" to paste in a URL? This view (after clicking) could just be the default view.
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Why didn't I receive reputation for approved suggested edit? [on hold]

I edited some question (suggested editing) and it was approved. I still didn't reach 500 edits limit as I see on my profile but I didn't receive +2 reputation for that. The last approved edit is ...
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Starring messages bug [duplicate]

When starring messages at the side, the actual message does not star: We can see that the message by jadarnel27 is starred at the side but not the actual message itself. (Don't suspend GnomeSlice, ...
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Flagged comment indentation

I have flagged a comment as non-constructive and noticed that an odd indentation has been added on the left of it. I assumed that this is to do with the red flag displaying on hover (that ...
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Navigate between answers [duplicate]

I came across this question, and I must admit I've never seen such a long page with so many long answers. The problem is easily navigating between the answers. Sometimes I don't have time to read ...
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1answer
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Area 51 still showing deleted accounts in proposal page

I just noticed something in the proposal for Programmers: Clicking those leads to 404 error page, meaning those accounts have been deleted. Apart of the ugly broken picture, this kind of ...

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