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Support viewing old editions of the question on iPad app

I want to see the old editions on this question. Is there a way to show this? If not, please add this to your wish list.
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Feedback on careers.stackoverflow.com “apply now” process

I went through the "apply now" process, writing the cover letter, clicking forward to see the resume built from my profile, viewing the PDF created from my profile, and then clicking the "attach to ...
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How do I autocomplete a user tag with a keypress, not a mouse click?

If I am typing a user tag, e.g. @Noble, and the autocomplete box appears, I want to complete the name with a keypress, not a mouse click. I've tried tab, up arrow, and right arrow, none of which have ...
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Can questions be linked/shared rather than migrated? [duplicate]

At this point, there are many Stack Exchanges, and overlap in topic is inevitable. For example, http://chemistry.stackexchange.com/ and http://physics.stackexchange.com/ both talk about quantum ...
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Filter/block networks from hot questions? (Oct 2014) [duplicate]

I know this has been previously asked but is there a way to block networks from hot questions? As the number of networks has grown there is significantly more that I am not remotely interested in. ...
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Login page broken on magento.stackexchange.com [on hold]

First of all I'm not sure if this should be reported here but I'm not sure where else I could report it. So the issue is the login page on magento.stackexchange.com seems to be broken: ...
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Switching to highlight.js for syntax highlighting

I'd like to offer our syntax highlighter library highlight.js for using on the Stack Exchange sites. I am perfectly aware that you already have one in place and there was a similar discussion a while ...
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When can I feel comfortable to ask a question? [duplicate]

I always have questions! I keep a notepad with me most all times to jot down sudden ideas and thoughts that I can delegate away. When I go to looking at my notepad of things I'd love to know more ...
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If comment is too long, as it OK to post it as an answer?

Bob has a comment on a question. However, Bob's comment is too long to fit in the comment box. Does that make it OK for Bob to paste his comment into the answer box? If not, what should Bob do ...
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1answer
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What is the reaction of SE team on “Why I no longer contribute to StackOverflow”?

From Michael T. Richter's blog: Why I no longer contribute to StackOverflow. The problems I see with StackOverflow are summarized in this list: Poor pedagogy Poor reward system Poor ...
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1answer
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Post to blogoverflow from desktop blogging app?

Is it possible to post to a Stack Exchange blog from a desktop blogging app? How? I'm personally most interested in posting from MS Word, because that's where my source material is already held, but ...
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Translation suggestion for the experience part on Careers (French)

I added and updated a job on my Careers page and I was surprised by a strange checkbox label: On the English version it's Current Job, but here it's Offre d'emploi publiée which can be ...
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Message “converted to a comment by owner” is incorrect when user self-deletes post after moderator converts to comment and undeletes

Obviously a trivial corner-case, but: Looking at the revision history, we see: A moderator converted the post to a comment, and then undeleted the answer stub. The original poster of the answer ...
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1answer
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Do Android programming questions belong in Stack Overflow or Android Enthusiasts?

Sometimes I do Android programming. I don't have any specific Android programming questions at the moment (since most have already been asked and answered), but it would be nice to know where to put ...
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No Area51 on iPad app? [duplicate]

I have some suggesting questions on Area51. When I get a notification in that, the app will switch to Safari. It's inconvenience for me, since I have to log in and don't feel so native. Why does the ...
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Post location / city based question?

I would post a location based question tagged to a city, i.e. Budapest. Is it available, do you plan to implement it? I would like to ask local people where I could put pressure into my bicycle in ...
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Can we have notifications sound [duplicate]

It would be better if we have sound alert for notifications. it's very difficult for me to check the browser each time for the expected notifications.
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distinguished color for links [duplicate]

In some SE sites the links in post are hardly seen particularly in comments. But in some other sites the links have different color and are visible. I think a permanent underline or an appropriate ...
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1answer
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User who voted a Q as dupe is missing from list of users in the review. & Weird Community edits

Both my questions here are about the same Question in question, so kept them in this one Question (err..if that makes sense) The relevant question: How to refer to your blog when answering? ...
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Allow auto hide of the “How it works” banner

Whenever I visit a site I have not yet an account for, I get the same "How it works" banner. Sometimes the big version, sometimes the smaller version, I don't know how that's decided. If I get the big ...
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Show question updates in the page title [duplicate]

Since Show inbox updates in the page title hasn't been picked up, I propose a different use of the page title. Whenever "something" is updated on a question, the title should reflect the number of ...
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Why do I get notifications for chat pings from rooms I'm currently in?

I'm sorry I have no screenshot for this, much less hand-drawn red circles, but it's a bit annoying nonetheless. It often happens that I'm in a chatroom, someone says something to me (pinging me), I ...
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1answer
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Is there a more user friendly way to figure out where your question fits?

I often find it intimidating to try and figure out where my question fits. And will often end up posting in the wrong spot. Then I will get sent links to meta sites with large amounts of text, ...
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1answer
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Moderator-Designated Question-Asking Hints

It would be nice to have a section on the Ask Question page that allows a custom, site-specific hint that moderators can edit, just to give new (or even returning) users a quick hint or reminder of ...
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1answer
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Where should I ask a question about metrics?

I want to come up with a quantitative metric for measuring customer retention rate for my specific business model. Where should I ask? Data Science seems like it might be appropriate, but Project ...
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Where should I ask questions regarding legality of activities related to software? [duplicate]

Where should I ask (i.e. which SE site) questions related to topics like the legality of activities such as reverse-engineering, copyright, and so?
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0answers
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At what point is a question not useful to others?

I've already asked this question on Meta Stack Overflow, but I was told that this question is good for all Stack Exchange, so I'm asking it here, too. I've been working on translating a program line ...
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How many reviewers vote on a post in the reopen and close review queues? [duplicate]

I would like to know how many reviewers have to cast a vote before the question is removed from the reopen/close review queue. (I did not find this information in the faq post on reviews.) I ...
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How do I rename a tag to include non-English characters?

In response to this post I decided it was appropriate to re-spell some of our tags over at Spanish.SE to use proper accent marks. However, it doesn't appear to be working. When I enter this: ...
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Answering a protected question on a different site [duplicate]

I'm mainly a Stack Overflower, but sometimes stray to darker sides of Stack Exchange. I get the customary 100 rep bump since I'm a 'trusted member'. However, on a recent site I visited (English ...
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1answer
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Introduce “reputation metrics” and better visualization to provide better ways to view a user's reputation data

The current reputation system fails to convey a lot of information about the contributor. I propose to add a simplistic data analysis based on e.g. academic citation metrics (H index, or any of the ...
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Don't show answered color if the question qualifies as unanswered

See What do the colors on Stack Overflow mean? When a question has the green answered background, it can be confusing if it still qualifies as unanswered (no upvoted answers). I would like it to show ...
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1answer
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Correct tag-markdown display in sub/sup HTML

Tag-markdown is not fully-supported in <sub> and/or <sup> specifications as it retains its default font size: This is a [meta-tag:feature-request]. <sub><sup> This is a ...
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1answer
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Reviewer stats on a suggested edit incorrectly show me as approving and rejecting 0 suggested edits overall

For this review, I clicked "Reject and Edit" and found that the post was edited while I was in the middle of editing (only after I finished editing did I find out the edit was approved). However, ...
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Badge for posting two positively scored answers to the same question

I propose a badge for providing two good answers to the same question. A "good answer" in this context is one with a positive score. It would be a bronze badge, and could be awarded multiple times. ...
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1answer
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Is it okay to write a post on a main site as a result of chatroom jokes, or is that considered abusive?

The situation: A post appeared on one of the SE sites in all-caps shouting HOW DO I TURN OFF CAPS LOCK?. Chat users generally try to help salvage such shouting posts on the SE network, whenever ...
6
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1answer
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How did I get unbanned? (I did not get any upvotes)

I used to be banned on Stack Overflow. Since then, I had tried to edit question so that the ban can be lifted, but when I learned that only editing wouldn't help, I abandoned my hope and as sure as ...
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Appeal the deletion of my answer [on hold]

I freely admit to being a newcomer, but I just spent 30+ minutes carefully entering and editing a thoughtful answer to expand on a question which matched my own (i.e., rather than creating a duplicate ...
2
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0answers
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I earned the Boa resposta badge!

It seems like on every site I click on Achievements (except Meta.SE/SO), it shows that I earned the Boa resposta badge. On meta.Se/So it shows I earned the Good Answer badge. This appears to be a bug ...
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0answers
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SEDE not parsing localized tags

I ran the query Most common tags with missing wiki/excerpt and Stack Overflow em Português localized tags are rendering as: I think it's not a duplicate, the other bug report renders the following ...
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1answer
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Confirmation email for application without profile

I don't have a career profile ans I applied yesterday to a job on stackoverflowcareers by entering manually my contact information, covering letter and attaching my resume. I did not receive a ...
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Do I violate any terms or agreements for rewarding people who answer my questions? [duplicate]

I want to reward people for their answers. Maybe something exists that uses the stackexchange API. Maybe stackexchange developers are working on a feature to allow me to give money to people as ...
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1answer
201 views

Add support for .gifv format in chat onebox

Recently Imgur announced to drop the legacy GIF format with the new GIFV format. Why GIFV? It's lightweight Being a video format, it also allows more flexibility like not autoplaying or autoloading ...
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1answer
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Is it recommended to convert code in existing posts to stack snippets?

The recently new Stack Exchange feature Stack Snippets is recommended to use for new posts. Is it allowed and recommended for existing posts too?
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1answer
672 views

Can/Should we report companies who solicit astroturfing services?

I got an email from a company asking me to use my established reputation to recommend their product on Stack Overflow: Hello Oli! My name is [withheld], and I’m Sales & Marketing Manager ...
4
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Why a new question appears to be a duplicate of a deleted question?

I made a mistake and ask a question with my personal account while I wanted to ask it anonymously. So I delete the question just after the post, log off, and then try to ask it again anonymously. But ...
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1answer
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How can we discourage downvoting for the wrong reasons?

Very often, on various SE websites, I see new users posting questions that are off-topic. This is a common problem, and I think our communication lines to help these users are usually quite effective. ...
4
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0answers
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What to do when answers contradict each other but have same votes?

In a question I asked on networkengineering the two answers given seem to contradict each other: one says "The nodal delay is the sum of all latency delays" and the other says it is separate "from ...
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0answers
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Android App doesn't notice when I've signed up to a site

On Friday, I joined the Anime & Manga beta site on a PC in order to ask a question about Trigun. The Stack Exchange app was open on my phone already at this point, and I did not exit it. Later ...
5
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App crashes when trying to join private beta sites

Apparently, private beta sites can be seen from Android app. While that might be another bug, that's not the subject here. On the other hand, when trying to join these sites (e.g. by voting a post), ...

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