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This happens very occasionally, although has happened twice today.

I'll go to http://stackoverflow.com then find a question with the and click it to view that tag's questions. However, the page i'm given shows questions tagged and the URL has C# instead of C%23 in it.

I'm on chrome (latest version) and like i say it only happens occasionally. If I click back in the browser the urls look to be ok.

Please tell me there some ajax-type url encoding going on or something and I'm not going mad! The only thing I can think of happening is that I'm clicking the too fast, before URLs are sorted out or something.


Alternatively please tell microsoft to change the name of C# to something that doesn't need to be url encoded.

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Cannot repro. And it is unlikely to be "some ajax-type url encoding" since I've grabbed some pages using wget and all links come pre-encoded. No client-side jiggery pokery involved. –  Shawn Chin Sep 19 '12 at 10:56
    
Hmm, ok I guess chrome is doing something very weird or I'm going mad! Thanks for taking to time to do some testing. –  George Duckett Sep 19 '12 at 11:25

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