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Inline tag edits don't show my edit until the page is refreshed

I often use the inline tag editor on Stack Overflow. However, the "Edited [time] ago" box below doesn't appear until after the page is refreshed. This is different than the behavior if I use the edit ...
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Cannot convert poorly formed answer into comment [duplicate]

I'm trying to convert an answer into a comment, but the system keeps rejecting my conversion with an irrelevant reason: Well, I guess the message is true, but not particularly relevant in this ...
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0answers
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Make text of invite links to XING and LinkedIn diffrent

Both hyperlinks on german careers to invite contacts from XING or LinkedIn display the text "Kontakte auswählen...". To make it more clear where each hyperlink points to (without hovering the mouse ...
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1answer
22 views

Recent deleted answer doesn't show up in my profile [duplicate]

Yesterday I deleted this perfect answer because we wanted to shut-up a bot. That plan worked. What I find strange is that in my profile/recently delete answers the link to that answer is not ...
5
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0answers
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Expand reputation change event when clicking date, not just arrow

Steps to reproduce: Open the reputation on a profile (Such as mine) Click on the date next to the arrow. The details aren't expanded, even though the td has cursor:pointer. If you click the arrow, ...
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1answer
36 views

What is a better way to mark posts as obsolete?

Answers sometimes become obsolete. New solutions arise that were not technically feasible at the time that the question was originally posed. People decide that the old way of doing things is no ...
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3answers
60 views

Is there a reason for not allowing a Review Badge to be earned multiple times on the same queue?

I've earned the Gold review badge over on SF for reviewing 1,000 close votes already. I can see that the review badges are only awarded once: Is there a good reason for not allowing these badges ...
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1answer
38 views

Non-featured posts displayed as such in the app feed

I have the idea that non-featured meta posts are displayed as if they are in the app feed. Or does featured mean something else here?
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0answers
32 views

Cannot login to Stack Overflow with OpenID

I'm logged into Stack Overflow on other machines, yet my laptop I repeatedly get: No openid identifier was provided I use the same ID on other machines and other sites and they all work fine, yet ...
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1answer
46 views

Is it acceptable to move questions without answers between sites? [duplicate]

I sometimes wonder where to ask a particular question (on Ubuntu? Unix and Linux? Superuser?) because all of the sites will have great people to help. This is not a common case for me but I already ...
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1answer
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winterbash2014.stackexchange.com is broken (When does Winter Bash 2014 start and end?)

When I open winterbash2014.stackexchange.com I get The Q&A site winterbash2014.stackexchange.com doesn't seem to exist…yet. This is the same message as when I visit ...
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1answer
72 views

For what is clc.stackoverflow.com used?

When loading a question, I noticed calls to clc.stackoverflow.com. Upon loading the subdomain's landing page, I only get this uninformative message: Oh, hi. I didn't see you there. SE's CDN has ...
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1answer
45 views

Is there any mechanism to deter users from unnecessarily messing with user points? [duplicate]

I had noticed that some users uses their right to vote up and down a question unnecessarily. I was a victim of such some months back, had to abandon my account for a new one because of some, some, ...
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Is there really a threat from community trusted person to edit on the sites he joins with 100 rep? [duplicate]

I'm sort of unsatisfied with the fact that whenever I join a Beta (or a respected site for that matter) I get my edits reviewed and I can't of course review edits myself. I pointed out the Beta case ...
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1answer
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Is there anywhere on Stack Exchange that offers a comprehensive list of code that serve as examples of good programming? [duplicate]

I know that Code Review is a great place to get feedback on programs and examine code. But, I would love to see a place on Stack Exchange that keeps a comprehensive list of complete programs that are ...
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1answer
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Ownership of Stack Exchange [on hold]

Maybe the answers are given somewhere and I just didn't bother to find it, but I have a few basic questions about SE as an organization. Who owns SE? Is it an individual, an organization, or some ...
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3answers
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How can I backup SE comment debate before I get a moderator to clean it up?

It happens that a comment thread gets interesting. To the participants, that is, not other visitors. 10+ comments are bad thing (though on Meta's it's different and my humble opinion is that Meta is ...
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1answer
123 views

Names are trying to escape!

What's up? Why names are running away from their owners? Why this whitespace? By the way, I understood the reason of this bug ;) Is it related to hatz, because name should be moved depending on ...
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1answer
25 views

Site for asking about charts

So far, I have known four sites to ask about charts: Graphic Design, Cross Validated, Academia and User Experience. Except Graphic Design which is more obviously that it is about the graphic, not the ...
1
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1answer
30 views

Suggesting things rather than answering the question

Something I see quite often (especially on non-scientific SEs, such as music.SE), is questions such as: "I use x to achieve y but ran into problem z. How can I solve this?" I am guessing that, when ...
3
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3answers
57 views

Answering your own question with a non-original answer

While browsing a site in the network I thought of a question that hadn't been asked before. Before posting it I did a quick online search and found what seems to be a reliable answer. Is it now bad ...
3
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2answers
119 views

What is a “hat”?

What exactly is a hat? I have seen a lot of people arguing the significance of hats and the limited edition hats. I know the hats are sort of linked to the Winterbash stuff, but what exactly is a ...
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0answers
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How to use stack exchange Events API? [on hold]

I tried event API on https://api.stackexchange.com/docs/events#filter=default&site=stackoverflow&run=true but How to call it in my python program.
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0answers
12 views

Indicate that there are multiple answers in the notification

If, say, you get 3 answers to a question in quick succession (low-hanging fruit on SO), the notification bar will show a red 3, but clicking it only shows 1 new item - the latest answer. It's not ...
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0answers
55 views

Got the “one-of-the-top-posters” e-mail but half was the Association Bonus (+100) [duplicate]

I don't think this was the intended response. I joined and posted only one answer and managed to snag the #4 slot for that week. But had it not been for that initial 100 points I would have been only ...
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2answers
35 views

Is there anyway to report undeleted accounts that are requesting deletion? [duplicate]

For example this account has "please delete me" in user description and has been inactive for a while. Is there a way to remind an admin the owner of the account desires the account to be deleted?
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2answers
76 views

Exchange for Comics/cartoons? - Bobs Burgers

I posted this on the Scifi exchange as it was the closest exchange I could find but its been deemed off topic... Is there a specific exchange for comics? The reason is because I was wondering how ...
3
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4answers
83 views

Is there a way to share authorship of an answer? [duplicate]

In the question What visual wave behavior help to tell... of the Earth Science Stack, the current accepted answer was first drafted by me, but another user provided a very good complement to the ...
2
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1answer
32 views

Why do late answers appear in the First Posts review queue?

My understanding is that a "late answer" is a new user answering a question and a "first post" is a new user asking a question. If I'm correct why do late answers appear in the First Posts review ...
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1answer
58 views

Where can I ask about finding a name for shop? [duplicate]

I'm looking for suggestions for a name for a new baby shop (with kids clothes and accessories). What Stack Exchange site can I ask about this on?
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1answer
45 views

Deleted “Real Name” returns after logging in on mobile site

In my profile, I had once entered a real name and after some time I decided to delete it. On my PC in my profile I clicked edit and deleted the name and it stopped showing up. However, every now and ...
2
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1answer
35 views

Allow pinging a user who suggested a rejected edit [duplicate]

feature-request version of Are users who have a suggested edit rejected valid targets for @comment replies? If a user suggested an edit which was later rejected, they should still be manually ...
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1answer
46 views

Add extra info about user's bio

I'd like to propose a feature or change, where under user's bio there would be a small-font print about: when was the last time this bio was updated, whether it is a local bio or the one copied here ...
1
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1answer
59 views

Hebrew in title breaks tweet

I'm not sure if this is an SE bug, or a Twitter bug, but the fact remains...when this question was tweeted earlier, it showed up on my phone in three pieces, missing the Hebrew. Reason for suggesting ...
10
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2answers
57 views

Should “How to use <kbd> tags” be included in the “How To Format” list?

I have noticed that many edits by members of various SE sites are to change keystrokes like CTRL + A to the proper Ctrl+A format. Should information on how to properly use key command formatting be ...
10
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0answers
55 views

How many characters will tip the post?

I hear that abnormally long posts get automatic flags, but I can't find anything on the exact number of characters that will make it flag-worthy. What is the number?
2
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0answers
11 views

Link to the flag history page on the flagging privilege page

Users with 15 reputation points are told that they can flag posts. This is great, and is a big part of helping the community moderate their sites. However, some people have noticed that some users ...
3
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0answers
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Let's view flags by type and how they were handled [duplicate]

On my flagging history page, I'm told that I have X moderator attention flags, of which Y were marked helpful, Z were disputed, and W were declined, and the same for spam, offensive, and comment ...
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2answers
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How to determine the close date of a closed beta site?

I am calculating the differences between graduated betas v.s. discontinued betas for an academic paper. I previously asked a question regarding how to calculate the number of days in a beta site and ...
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0answers
22 views

Comment is automatically posted when other app opens new tab

When writing a comment and then navigating to an external application which opens an URL (in a new tab in the same browser) the comment on the original tab is automatically submitted. I've tried ...
5
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0answers
40 views

Gravatar not consistent between sites

For some reason, my gravatar identicon is not consistent between sites. On most Stackexchange sites, my avatar is what is seen below. For clarity, this image. But on the Politics beta, it has ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views
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10answers
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Will there be hats on Meta Stack Exchange?

They were on Meta Stack Overflow previous year, but since the split occurred, I would expect them to appear here, on Meta Stack Exchange, this year. Will it happen (or any discussion on it)? I want ...
2
votes
1answer
42 views

It is hard to see what tag you are looking at

This is a screenshot of the 12.04 on Ask Ubuntu. Looking over the page, you can see the Tag Wiki - but that doesn't show you what the tag is. In fact, the biggest text is the question count. It's ...
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2answers
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60 day migration limit forces cross posting

I came across a question on Ask Ubuntu. It's a fine question for AU, it's on topic, clear, well written and the OP has been answering all requests for information. Everything is just as it should be. ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

How to find deleted posts with highest votes

I'm writing query in data.stackexchange.com to find top 10 posts by score which are deleted. My query is this: select top 10 a.PostId as [Post Link] from PostLinks a, posts b, postHistory c where ...
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votes
2answers
70 views

If a question is posted to one site and receives answers, can it be changed to a different site?

If a question is posted to one Stack Exchange site and receives answers, can it still be changed to another Stack Exchange site? If yes, how? It can't be deleted now that it has an answer. I want to ...
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votes
2answers
43 views

Require deletion reason [duplicate]

Can we require a deletion reason to be entered any time an OP deletes their post, question or answer? I think this would help moderators (including 10k users) get answers when asked to explain a ...
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0answers
54 views

You have reached your question limit? [duplicate]

I have seen this answer We consider 50 questions in 30 days to be a fairly generous allotment. That's almost 2 questions per day. What are you working on that you're generating that many ...
2
votes
0answers
18 views

I can't suggest edits [duplicate]

I've got 364 rep, but I can't suggest edits when I'm in iPhone app. I don't know if I can suggest edits when I go to the computer/full version, though.

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