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Please provide a moderator decline that does not penalize flaggers

I recently got penalized for flagging an answer that does not meet Stack Overflow's standards. The flag was declined, and I suspect because it was an accepted answer. In this case, the declined flag ...
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Tracked tag badge incorrectly shown as earned

I just got this message: however, I'm still quite a bit away from the reputation requirement: I didn't get a notification that I earned the badge, nor is it in my badge list. But I cannot select ...
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Did I get my gold tag badge incorrectly?

On StackOverflow, I have 428 java questions answered with a total score of 775 as of the writing of this post. However, I was just awarded the Java tag badge. Am I counting the score wrong? Don't get ...
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Customized URL and usernames [duplicate]

Wouldn't it be great to have a customized plain URL for Stack Exchange profile as in the case for LinkedIn and Facebook like: stackexchange.com/elvin-aslanov instead of the current one: ...
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Guidelines / limits on code formatting in non-programming SE communities

A recent discussion on linguistics.stackexchange revealed some differences of opinion about the proper use of backticks on the site. I have been instinctively using code formatting to separate object ...
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I received an E-mail on a deleted question telling me that it was being editied it. How can that be?

I deleted a question 19 hours ago and just received and e-mail informing me that it was being edited. I'm concerned that my unanswered questions aren't really being deleted although they they no ...
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1answer
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How to remove my post that has an upvoted answer? [duplicate]

I can't remove my post in SO because it has the answer. Is there a way to remove it? Why I want remove: I want to do things as perfect as possible, but I found out one of my posts was downvoted 1 ...
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List Pages I have visited [duplicate]

I would like to see a list of the pages which I have visited. Does the UI provide such a list? How can I view it? Thanks.
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The vote counter in the badge tracker is different than the vote cast

For example: Please note, we gave the vote cast enough time to update but still it does not match the counter shown in the badge tracker. The thing is, the lady is new to SE and made serial votes, ...
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Can the CSS for sidebar link colors be changed?

When searching for whether my question has already been asked, I get lost in all the similar questions. I would like to see a modification of the CSS for the links. The :visited color is already ...
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Why isn't the number of up and down votes to answers and questions limited to a certain maximum?

Why isn't the number of up and down votes to answers and questions limited to a certain maximum? The problem I see with an unlimited number of votes is, that a single post can have a huge impact on ...
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What goes on behind the scenes when determining if a badge should be implemented? [duplicate]

I understand you can probably just post a question and tag it as feature-request to suggest one, but I was wondering what goes behind the scenes when determining whether or not a badge should be ...
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Automatically log me in to my related account I've navigated to from my profile

When logged in and viewing your account profile, navigating to a related account where you are not logged in, means that you get the public view of the account. I always want to be automatically ...
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1answer
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Allowing CSS customization of beta sites

One of the biggest challenges for a Beta SE site is attracting enough people to attain critical mass necessary for keeping the site productive. Whereas cosmetic appearance isn't nearly the most ...
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How to go from reputation 1 to reputation 2 [duplicate]

Don't fully understand stack-exhange yet, and I want to up or down vote answers. How can I reach the threshold reputation as quickly as possible?
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Answering old question where the answer was commented [duplicate]

Is it acceptable to answer a question where no answer has been provided, however a user has answered the question in a comment? I would assume expending on the comment to answer the question would be ...
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Showing remaining review count while reviewing [duplicate]

I think when a user is reviewing it would be useful if they can view their remaining review count in review-bar, such as 14 of 20. Can this be implemented?
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1answer
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Is it acceptable to wait until the grace period to award a bounty?

I've posted a bounty on a question, and someone's posted a good answer in response. Is it socially acceptable to wait until the grace period starts, to see if someone posts an even better answer?
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1answer
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Area 51 sample question word limit is too restrictive for proposals that require more detail in example questions

I have proposed a new site on Area 51, but I can't get users or good questions because of the word limit on the sample question. Since this word limit is small neither I or other user can't write any ...
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Why does Stack Overflow have so many negative critics? [on hold]

I've been using Stack Exchange for a while, and must say that this is an awesome site. For every question you get a useful answer within of a short period time. Recently, I began to research deeper ...
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1answer
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Difference between SO mobile and Desktop Sites

Perhaps a noob question, but here is what I see on my android device. By default I'm on "show: interesting" questions. And I feel they are good fit for my taste. But I don't see this on the ...
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1answer
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Posting answers triggers crash

I was posting answers on Ask Ubuntu via the Stack Exchange iOS app. Problem: After any answer submission or edit submission (NOT comment submissions, however), I get an application crash instantly ...
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Add talks given to Careers profile

The SO Careers page has a section for books and blogposts, but nothing to help show off presentations given at meetups and conferences. For instance, I keep a tiny page on a wiki about this, and I'd ...
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Add separation of numbers to the view counter

For usability reasons, for example in this question, the 'viewed' counter should show as ...instead of... . It's much harder to decipher that there are a million views on the question just by looking ...
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Self answer adds orange backing to Answer not Question

After clicking self answer, it shows this: I think it should not highlight anything, it should be the top of the page. It would make much more sense.
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Data Explorer forgotten me - new account?

I had many (hundreds?) of queries in Data Explorer, and with the new google log in, they are all gone? When I log in with my google account, which I have always done, I now have a new user created? ...
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2answers
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Self answered questions appear the wrong way round in the profile page (and other places)

Self answered questions have misordered timeline. Because it is old tech that may go it is not gong to be repaired. However... This is from the profile page 0 the Answer comes before (well after, ...
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stackoverflow.usinfonow.com proxy hacking [duplicate]

It looks like Google's index has been taken over by a man in the middle proxy scheme. Search Google using google.com/search?q=usinfonow.com and google.com/search?q=stackexchange+usinfonow.com to see ...
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1answer
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In my profile page, can I revert back to the screen before I selected Track My Next Privilege?

My profile page informed me I had earned a privilege, and displayed a message offering to track the next one. I clicked on that, thinking the privilege list would appear, at which point I could decide ...
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Use the login on StackExchange.com in other SE sites

I am logged in on StackExchange.com, I want to login on another SE site without entering a password. Why do I have to choose a third party provider? Isn't using cookies possible for subdomains? I see ...
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SEDE Database Schema overlapping text

Overlapping text on right side box: To repro, follow this link and scroll down about half way.
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RSS feed for questions which includes comments and \ or edits

Request summary I would like to read an RSS feed on specified questions which includes also comments and possibly edits on that page. My best tries Before asking others to solve this for me, I ...
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1answer
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Double assigned shortcut key when using firefox

In Firefox, I can press Ctrl+L to jump to the URL box. When I am in the edit post box on Stack Exchange sites, Ctrl+L creates a link in the edit box, instead of jumping to the URL box. I don't want ...
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Could full support for bounties be added to the iOS app? [duplicate]

Please can we have the ability to find and sort bounties in the iOS app?
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Self answered questions have misordered timeline

This looks like the Question was posted After the Answer, which isn't possible. This should swap around. (link to timeline)
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Show the 'Read this post in our app' after dismissal

This is a follow up from this question: Where is the 'Read this post in our app banner' if I dismissed it once? It seems that once you dismissed the Read this post in our app banner you can't ...
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1answer
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To show downvoter's name [duplicate]

I suggest to show downvoter's name so that we'll be able to decrease the number of unfair downvotes resulted by abusing his rights in doing so.
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Customize review notification of suggested edits to other reviews

There is a notification of the approximate number of suggested edits in the queue in the top bar next to the Review link. It displays even after the user finishes his or her limit of 20. (At 10k it ...
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2answers
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Why can't I post links on separate lines without it bugging me about bad code formatting?

From my post here, this code just on its own does not work: See also: [NTFS Junction Point][1]<br/> [NTFS Symbolic Link][2]<br/> [Symbolic Link][3]<br/> [1]: ...
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“1 more comments” in the iOS app

At the risk of invoking Jeff Atwood’s wrath… Here’s a (truncated) screenshot from the iOS app: In this case, the string should read “1 more comment”, not “1 more comments”. Spotted in v1.3.0 ...
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Inconsistencies in flag terminology

Recently, the terminology for flagging a post has changed from "it's offensive, abusive or hate speech" to "inappropriate". However, the flagging history in the profile page still shows "N posts ...
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1answer
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Where is the 'Read this post in our app banner' if I dismissed it once?

I love the new banner... Well, I did. I once 'tested' the close button on the banner and now I can't open a question in the app any more. Where is it? How to open a question in the app again?
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Launching app from mobile website can open page twice

I just discovered the new Read this post in our app banner. When clicking on a question it opens the app. When opening another question it puts it on top of the previous one. This seems all to make ...
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Add “Conflicted Edit” to Edit Stats

My Edit stats as seen in edit histories are as follows. krisdestruction had 77 edit suggestions approved, and 18 edit suggestions rejected However most of my rejected edits are due to conflicted ...
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Should we be editing answers that have incorrect instructions now that the users' profiles interface has been redesigned?

For example I ran into this answer about how to access your flair. It had outdated information since the flair page link is not where it used to be now. So I edited it with a new screen shot and ...
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Implement a notification system for succesful votes

A lot of times, because of bad internet connection or some other error, a vote on a post won't be succesful. But some times thinking that we voted we might close the window or tab before we get the ...
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Signup from Upvote button on meta.*.stackexchange.com causes certification error

Visit any question on meta.*.stackexchange.com without logged-in Upvote that, you will get "Thanks for the feedback!" Click "Sign up using Stack Exchange" Wow, Chrome says "Your connection is not ...
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Make user-profile site-logos/favicons SVG

Could we update site-logos/favicons to also use scalable vector graphics (SVG) on the profile pages? Original request: New profile pages are out - bugs and feedback master list (now closed) Related ...
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1answer
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Top bar showing “NEW FEATURES” orange banner

I noticed a banner saying there are new features in my top bar: When hovering over it: I'm not new, I already visited this new profile. Why did I get the banner? If it is intentional, ...
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1answer
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Best way to denote an error message?

I thought I remembered seeing somewhere an error message displayed like a block quote but with red coloring. However, I cannot find any reference in the formatting help page. So what is the ...

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