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Please merge my Mathematics Stack Exchange accounts

I have, as they seem to be called, a "cookie-only" account or two on Mathematics Stack Exchange. Can they be merged with my account here: http://math.stackexchange.com/users/179960/human which is ...
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Why don't the new Stack Exchange sites get creative and unique names?

If I go to the main Stack Exchange website and look at the most popular sites, here are some of the names that pop up (not necessarily in order): Stack Exchange - This is unique and everyone ...
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Very old questions in “Newest” in advanced tag search

I just did a search like http://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/boost+or+boost-phoenix+boost-spirit+boost-spirit-qi+boost-spirit-phoenix I highlight the "Newest" tab, but note the dates on the ...
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Any plans for Turkish version of Stack Overflow?

Do Stack Overflow managers have any thoughts on launching a Turkish version of the site?
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Remove - or specially mark - answers from problematic parts of the world [on hold]

I am noticing a lot of answers and questions are coming from people who are from countries involved in some of the most horrible human rights abuses in the world. For example, on StackOverflow, many ...
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Change the way comment replies work

It seems that some people (mainly newcomers) don't immediately understand how comment replies work. Scenario: Post comment on a question (requesting information for example) User replies without ...
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1answer
32 views

Can't award bounty, js error on page around “vote-sub”

I am unable to award a bounty to my question on SO. I tried it on two different systems (one has a direct connection and one connects through a proxy) and with a wide spectrum of different browsers ...
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Ampersand is cloning itself when switching between mobile and full site themes with a querystring

Steps to reproduce: Search for something, e.g. http://meta.stackexchange.com/search?q=unicorn Click "mobile" link in the footer URL will now be ...
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Discrepancy between User page and League page reputation totals [duplicate]

I was recently poking about and noticed that there is a discrepancy between the reputation shown on the site:users page and the Stack Exchange League page. For me, the site shows I have 9507 for the ...
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iOS app for iPad is very laggy

The Stack Exchange app on the iPad has been very laggy when I'm in the homescreen. I don't know what's the reason behind it, but once you go to viewing a question, it's fine. Everything including the ...
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How to remove an unfavorited post from my Stack Exchange overall favorites?

Sometimes when I unfavorite a post, it still appears in my Stack Exchange favorites (which shows favorites across all SE network sites). This is clearly a bug, but I don't know how to fix it. ...
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Add magic link for MCVE

Perhaps [help/mcve] (which would link to /help/mcve on sites that have it), it comes up a lot on SO. Ideally the autotext would be "MCVE" so a sample usage would be: It's not clear from your ...
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How can I have my app access the mobile version of Stack Exchange?

I know about the "Mobile" link at the bottom of SE pages. I want to make use of the mobile version of SE as part of an editor plugin I'm currently creating (don't ask which editor, I'm creating that ...
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Applying Insufficient Explanation Post Notice to One-line Questions?

Moderators currently have a tool to add a Post Notice that says: insufficient explanation We're looking for long answers that provide some explanation and context. Don't just give a ...
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1answer
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View history on SE questions

I don't know whether this has been asked before, but is it possible to access the history of questions viewed by a user while logged in on SE sites? I have noticed there is a viewed counter if that ...
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Recommended posts

I like reading about interesting topics in my free time and am interested in more than just coding so I often make use of the hot page at below: http://stackexchange.com/questions?page=1 I found it ...
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Edited questions don't show edit info [duplicate]

I've noticed several times that when a question is edited, sometimes tens of minutes after the original posting, the "edited on" line does not appear. It happened a few minutes ago with this question ...
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Bounty award button has bad alignment and moves screen when hovering over it [duplicate]

the Bounty award button moves the answer quite a bit. Not to mention the alignment of the bounty award button isn't aligned with the upvotes, downvotes, and total votes icons
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Ask question usability

I'm new to the app and am not clear how I'm navigating between sites. The Ask question page should have the site name in the header, so I don't get flamed for asking on the wrong site. Also, on an ...
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0answers
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Android app shows already pinned sites in autocomplete

Go to the nav menu and select EDIT under My Sites. Start typing the name of a site which you have already pinned, e.g., Stack Overflow. The already pinned site appears under autocomplete. Yes, this ...
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Can this site be made less intimidating for beginners? [migrated]

I asked a C++ question on Programmers Stack Exchange where I wanted to know how to address different levels of a multi-level data structure that I just happened to want to use a sort on 1 level of... ...
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1answer
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Login usability issue

Just trying the iPad app for the fist time. The login screen wasn't like a normal app login screen. Several issues: No arrow buttons to move between email address and password Pressing Return did ...
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Building Rep on meta.stackexchange.com [duplicate]

I've been an active participant on stackoverflow.com and meta.stackoverflow.com for a few years now. It's been a while since I've encountered rep-based permission restrictions. How am I supposed to ...
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1answer
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The votes after hitting cap aren't loading properly

I hit my rep cap at 18:01, but my profile isn't showing the new votes. I can see on my mobile that I have had 5 upvotes since then, but only one is showing on my desktop. By time: By post: And ...
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1answer
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Edit got rejected after I approved it and then edited post

So I approved an edit. Then I went to the question revs, clicked to edit the last rev and edited it. Suggested edit got rejected. I think that edit should be autoapproved when I submit an edit to ...
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votes
1answer
14 views

How do I upload a data file to Stack Exchange? [duplicate]

I want to ask a question in Stack Exchange with a data file. I'm new to Stack Exchange & I don't how to post my excel data file here. I'd be grateful if anyone can tell me how to do it.
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Android app actionbar glitch

I noticed that the android app has been updated with new pull down to refresh animations inside questions. But I noticed a glitch when I made these steps: open notifications drawer from the right ...
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0answers
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Favouriting a question then leaving it quickly crashes the Android app

When you favourite a question, this little flydown notification appears saying "Post favorited": (I don't know if it's actually called a flydown, but stick with me.) The same kind of ...
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2answers
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Flagging posts as spam from chat

I usually see new posts for the first time as they're fed to chat. If it's spam, I can flag the feed message, but not the original post. I need to follow the link to the question to do that. Wouldn't ...
3
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1answer
116 views

Unable to update app on iOS 8.0.2

I recently upgraded my iPad to iOS 8.0.2. I'm running version 1.1.0.124 of the iPad app. Whenever I open the app it tells me to update to 1.1.0.127. I tap update, and opens a certain link in Chrome. I ...
2
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0answers
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Make snippet comment tags start and end on their own line separate from text

When you add or edit a snippet, the start and end comment tags get jammed up against the text of the question/answer. They should be on their own line, ideally separated from the other text by a line ...
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0answers
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Show snippet components in the same order they're included when running

In Stack Snippets, when you're running them, the running frame is constructed with the components in this order: CSS HTML JavaScript This is good, in keeping with what many believe to be best ...
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Solid black rectangle after viewing achievements

When opening Achievements then closing it, there's a problem with viewing questions and answers's text, i.e. there's a solid black rectangle instead. App version: 1.0.50
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1answer
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Changing my account login credentials

Not sure if this is OT or not, but I got laid off recently. My stack profile was mistakenly linked to a work email address that is now disabled. As I was already logged in from my phone,so I can ...
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0answers
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User hover image issue on Review pages

I noticed that on any review page, when I hover over a user to see their badges/info/etc. that their profile image starts out behind the rest of the object then pops to the front after it's done ...
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Careers SO seems to be broken to me

I created my profile on careers.stackoverflow.com several months ago, I don't remember very well but I think I did it on February or before, anyway the point is I have never received an invite and my ...
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Join SE site without uvoting/asking/modifying anything? [on hold]

I am looking for the button that does this.
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1answer
61 views

FAQ sidebar for per site metas

Meta.StackExchange has a nice side bar over when you are on the main page (the one you hit when you go to the 'meta' link, not the 'questions' tab). Its great. You can see there is a 'faq' ...
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0answers
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Cannot log in on data.stackexchange.com with Yahoo! anymore

Opened http://data.stackexchange.com/account/login Clicked Yahoo! image Getting the following message: This message has already been processed. This could indicate a replay attack in progress. ...
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Are “What does SE use for [insert feature here]?” questions valid on Meta Stack Exchange? [duplicate]

I had a discussion about this with TGMCians here (see screenshot at the bottom of the question), on a question that asks which control Stack Exchange uses for a specific feature. We did not agree ...
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How does the horizontal scrolling work in the android app? [on hold]

I like the horizontal paging/scrolling in the Stack Exchange android app, especially how the next item partially shows, giving the user a hint of what is to either side. Is this done using a ...
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3answers
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Thousands of itty bitty comments that break the 15 character minimum rule

At least since four years and 15 months ago, a new rule was added all across the network known as Stack Exchange. The rule: Comments must be at least 15 characters in length. This rule has ...
2
votes
0answers
26 views

Ability to delete answers [duplicate]

We can delete answers in desktop version. I would like same feature in iOS app. It is currently missing as an option. We can already delete comments. This request is for the ability to delete answers. ...
2
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0answers
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iOS app modal or sticky comments to questions

Having just tapped out a nice long comment to a question using the iOS app, and then accidentally clicked outside the comment field, I have one request: Please, please make the comment box modal or ...
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0answers
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Binding closevotes should be recorded for moderators as they are for gold badge owners

When a question is closed by a user with gold tag badge, this fact is explicitly noted in the database. E.g., for this question the PostHistory table has ...
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0answers
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Upvote failed on Meta question using iOS iPad App

I tried to upvote this question on Meta Stack Overflow using the Stack Exchange iOS App Version 1.1.0.127 (current version right now). I have a 4th generation iPad with iOS 8.0. Got an error message ...
2
votes
1answer
51 views

Why the last active link does nothing?

E.g. in this question VAO and element array buffer state the last activity link just reloads the page. Is that supposed to happen? I realize that SO is evolving, so I was wondering if that might be a ...
1
vote
1answer
45 views

How to message staff? [duplicate]

I've been asked to message staff regarding being disassociated with a post, but now I'm here, I can't see a way of messaging staff directly through the account only via email. How do I contact staff ...
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2answers
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Is OK to write a comment on my question for asking to someone which may have an answer?

I put a tag on my question and nobody seems to give an appropriate answer even with a bounty, and if I find a user with a very high reputation level and he describe himself as a nerd about that ...
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Why a gold badge isn't shown near a user name in this question? [duplicate]

Is the ability to unilaterally close/reopen duplicates for Gold Badge holders SO specific? In this question, Shadow Wizard doesn't have gold badge shown near his name, however he closed this ...

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