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Would adding one font colour benefit the language sites?

I agree that an excessive palette of colours distracts, as per this answer. However, what of adding simply one more colour, in the language StackExchanges? The following posts already use or ...
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1answer
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How does the site handle old questions with 0 answers, and won't be deleted under current policy?

From the "How can a post be deleted?" faq answer: The system will automatically delete unlocked, unanswered questions with score of zero (or one if the owner is deleted), fewer than 1.5 views per ...
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1answer
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Why are large images less high quality?

It may just be me, but when I compare these images, the one with no size change looks much better: No size change: Size change (l): Size change (img tag): Why does the img tag look so much ...
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0answers
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Community doesn't poke questions that are truly unanswered? [duplicate]

I've been going around the unanswered sections of my network, and am I right in assuming that Community doesn't poke questions with 0 answers? Whatever the answer is, can I get an explanation of what ...
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Please remove the … when posting a SE network question is comments

Can the ... be lost from the end of links to this site. Have a look at the comment below. I think it's unnecessary as the link ID is always shown - the text afterwards is not needed in the link.
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Related link(s) to the main page of stackexchange sites

I suggest to add useful\related links feature right to the main page of each stackexchange site. It's should be an option and be editable by stackexchange site's proposal applicant. The illustration ...
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2answers
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Do we need a national anthem? [on hold]

Since there are over 4.8 million (4.3m on SO, 211k on SF, 330k on SU) users on the original trinity alone, Stack Exchange is the size of a small country. (More than Costa Rica) Even small countries ...
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1answer
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SCRAPERS like Stockoverflows.com

Well so there is this new SCRAPER, and nothing has been done about previous ones such as nullanswer.com that I'd reported about more than a month ago. It is not that nothing can be done to stop ...
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1answer
85 views

Open standards/software site/wiki? [on hold]

Question summary: If there is some good proposal for a new SE site, but it does not really fit Q and A scheme, is there possibilty or plans that alternative scheme is applied? For example Area 51 site ...
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1answer
70 views

Remove answers after close due to duplication?

Just now I was looking at this question: How do you make an interface like this one? It is true that is a very frequent question, there are similar ones very easy to find. The problem is that now ...
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Tag badges are shown as awarded before they are actually awarded

I have observed that the profile tag badge tracker is out of sync with actual awarding of badges. As an experienced user I assume this is simply a caching issue but I think it is unnecessarily ...
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0answers
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Gravatar HiDPI in Chat

I have been noticing this bug. While the recent update renders all profile pics Retina-ready (HiDPI), the Gravatar-based profiles are still blurry on a Retina Display. Here is a screenshot: Also, ...
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Unreadable text on http://stackexchange.com/sites

On http://stackexchange.com/sites, a few of the sites have words that are impossible to read. For example, the words on the Biology block are so faint that it is almost impossible to read: This is ...
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0answers
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Change “new”/“newest questions” to “recent”

The default tab, called "new" isn't actually new, but recently active questions instead (for example: How do suggested edits work? is being shown under the new/all tags/all/recently active). Also, ...
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0answers
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Can't submit Ask Question Captcha

I'm not quite sure why, but I was stuck with a Captcha when asking a new question on Arqade. That's normally fine, but I'm not sure how I can submit it. I typed in the needed text, and copy-pasted ...
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Questions from rus.SE shouldn't become hot

Localised sites such as pt.SO, ja.SO and ru.SO have been hidden from the Hot Network Questions list. However, questions from rus.SE do appear, as has just occurred: Link to question Can ...
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0answers
51 views

I got a warning about deleting a question with answers even though I'd deleted my answer [duplicate]

I got this warning when I tried to delete: Even though I'd already deleted the answer. bug / status-bydesign?
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0answers
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'x people chatting' tooltip doesn't make sense!

11 users active in 3 rooms the last 60 minutes ^^read that again. And again. It doesn't make sense. It should probably be: 11 users active in 3 rooms in the last 60 minutes
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1answer
41 views

When I search for a feature here, give me a hint about how to access it

If I am a new user, and I search for a feature, like "Community Wiki" or "Badges", it is likely I would like to know more about them. The best place to learn about badges is the badges page, so could ...
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0answers
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Unattributed Reproduction of S.E. Content [duplicate]

I know that S.E. places a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license on material and I just ran across this: ...
4
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1answer
48 views

Removing one's account

Can you tell me if a user who removes his account at one site, can after some time open a new account? In this case can he use the same email address for signing in, and should notify someone? I am ...
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1answer
44 views

Broken links in tag subscription email

I have subscribed questions of certain tags. It sends me email whenever a question is asked under the tag. But recently I'm getting lot of 'Page Not Found'. When I click link on the email, it shows ...
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0answers
37 views

This question is asked on Dec 2014, 4 months ago? (Today is May 2015) [duplicate]

The question is Does your university name matter? in Academia. In my calculate, it's almost 5 months, so when rounding it, should the number be rounded to 5? Suggest feature/discussion: instead of ...
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0answers
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Why does Stack Exchange allow VPN logins?

Most sites like Alldebrid, Wikipedia etc ban VPN logins. By "banning" I mean that the site doesn't open up all of its features to users who come in from a VPN. So why does Stack Exchange still allow ...
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2answers
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Is there a way to find known issues?

Is there a way to go through list of known issues? That way it would be easy to not raise duplicate defects by the community. Sometimes the search string might not match with what ever a user is ...
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1answer
36 views

What's the best size for user flair?

The directions for user flair have sample code that uses 208 x 58px as the size for the flair, but at this size the image looks fuzzy, as though it has been scaled from some other size: Is there ...
2
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0answers
23 views

Stack Exchange badge sprites pulled from wrong site [duplicate]

I was trolling on around on dba.stackexchange.com when I got a notification on the StackExchange Banner from stackoverflow.com. Even though the badge was issued for Stack Overflow, the sprite was ...
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1answer
100 views

How do I reward a friendly/helpful user if I am new? [duplicate]

I am new so I am not allowed to vote. I am not allowed to chat either. Chances are all new questions especially from new programmers will get downvoted. I slept over my question and planned on how ...
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0answers
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Add sorting by bounty size to new navigation

The new nav has a special 'sort' option now. Can we have a 'bounty amount' added to these options? Please? So it would look like this: Note: This question is asking for the same thing, but with ...
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0answers
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Final vote to close doesn't update the UI

I just gave the final vote to close on this question through the iOS app. As it doesn't show the number of close votes already, I was curious to see the status so I opened the question in Safari. ...
3
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0answers
29 views

What happened to the tag badge progress counts? [duplicate]

So it looks like there was a recent change or regression that isn't showing the score/answer counts for the tag tracking. What happened to the counts? Please add it back, or at least explain why it ...
4
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0answers
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The numeric indicators for tag badge progress have been removed; by design? [duplicate]

Within the Activity section of the (new) user profile pages is a Next tag badge: section. Within this one used to have both "progress bar" and numeric indicators. Now only plain progress bars without ...
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2answers
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Reporting Close-Voting misuse [on hold]

I sometimes come across a question on SO from a new user that was structured well, asked properly and the user showed their code, etc. Essentially it's a good question and follows the rules. But I ...
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0answers
71 views

Ticker feeds in Chat

The ticker feeds in chat are interesting, but also annoying. One feature that would make them very nice is a fade feature, where they fade away after displaying for N seconds (perhaps even user ...
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2answers
105 views

Proposal to make `duplicate`, `closed` and `migrated` in the title more obvious in question lists

On Stack Overflow, as on other sites, new users sometimes use some words included in square brackets in the title of their post resulting in an unclear question-list. Why not mark questions with more ...
16
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1answer
92 views

Badge progress indicator missing number counts

Something changed recently, and since a picture is worth a thousand words: Until not very long ago, the "score" and "answers" labels were followed by numbers indicating the values of the progress ...
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0answers
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How do I find out how and why my question was removed? [on hold]

I just noticed in my reputation listing on my scifi profile: -1 2 days ago -1 03:00 remove What is the exact step by step process of Borg assimilation? Why was my question ...
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0answers
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Searching for community wiki answers with multiple editors

I can search for community wiki answers by using wiki:yes is:answer. Is there any way I can restrict that selection to only include those answers that have been edited by multiple people and where ...
8
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1answer
30 views

How can we increase visibility of bountied questions with the new navigation?

Previously, bountied questions were available from any question page (including the home page) via the clearly labeled "featured" tab. I think I actually discovered bounties originally because I ...
3
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0answers
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Individual tags aren't clickable

With the old system when viewing multiple tags you could click on one to only see the questions for that tag. With the new filter, tags aren't clickable at all: All I get is a default text cursor ...
2
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0answers
23 views

Duplicate closure has no separation between answers

When you close as duplicate, there is no separation between answers: When elsewhere there is a line between them.
2
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0answers
27 views

How frequently do Community ads change?

The community ads present in graduated sites get changed every now and then. I tried refreshing the page but that didnt change the ad. So is there a time limit? Does it depend on the votes that ...
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0answers
46 views

I can't join a site, because I am already a member

I am on the iOS app. When I try to upvote a post on a site of which I am already a member, the following string of events happens: It thinks I am not a member, so it asks me to join. But since I ...
6
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0answers
33 views

Chat message status indicator

When in chat, sometimes my messages fail to send due to the anti-flood or a network timeout. Often this happens after I've written a follow-up message which in turn shows the messages in the wrong ...
0
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0answers
7 views

Question Sort Method Scroller Too Small and Close to Menu

I'm using Stack Exchange iOS App Version 1.3.1.214 on an iPad. The question sort method scroller is too close to the side menu button. When trying to change the sort/filter method, I often end up ...
1
vote
1answer
62 views

Permanency of negative reputation for downvotes on answer

I know from experience that when an answer that I downvoted gets deleted/converted to a comment, that I get the -1 reputation back. When I read How does “Reputation” work? and Reputation and ...
7
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2answers
108 views

What if a user has shared a potential virus?

I came across an answer (which has upvotes also) while posting a question and searching for it, which may contain a potential virus program on another website. I may be wrong though. But anyways, what ...
2
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1answer
23 views

Is there a way to set an auto-filter? If not, I'd like to request one

I noticed tonight in Programmers that the first two pages of newest top questions (and a substantial proportion of the actives) are all negative, and many are on hold for being way off-topic or ...
2
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1answer
17 views

Searching for multiple tags has no way to require all of them to be present in new-nav

Entering multiple tags with the syntax [tag-one] [tag-two] in the search bar takes me to the question page filtered such that any question with either tag will appear. Example. I discovered this ...
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0answers
38 views

Display the navigation steps when searching for a feature tag [on hold]

It would be of a nice feature to display the navigation steps when someone is searching for a feature tag. For example Community Wiki, this should immediately pop up the navigation steps on top of the ...

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