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Where to ask about slow AJAX calls [duplicate]

I have been just banging my head against the wall on an issue I'm having regarding one of my intranet sites, and why the AJAX calls are slow, once the site is added to one of our servers. I will ...
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'This question has been - no more answers will be accepted' browser bug?

I was about to post an answer, when a weird box that said 'This question has been' appeared. I think it means to say 'This question has been deleted' or 'This question has been closed'. Is this a ...
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Frequency of live refresh

I've noticed the Ajax stuff that performs live refresh actions on pages has slowed down considerably. For example, reputation changes and inbox notifications are not being reflected in the top bar ...
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The progress-bar gif keeps in appending [duplicate]

Normally, I browse on a very high-speed network which sometimes goes crazy and dies out. This is rare case, but happens. It happened around 10 minutes ago and I noticed this: All the single dots ...
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Getting stuck on sending question - page does not load, question is sent [closed]

Last few days, with no exception I never achieved to get the page reloaded after question is sent. I just see the loading animation but when I open my profile in another tab, I can see that the ...
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What id is used in Ajax calls for the site?

As seen in the screenshot above, for the last resource loaded, there is an id that identifies me. I would like to use the JSON response in my personal dashboard application. What is that id, and how ...
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AJAX reload after edit omits non-BMP unicode characters

When editing a post that contains a non-BMP unicode character (codepoint U+10000 or up), the AJAX-loaded post when you submit the edit does not include that character. I suspect this is a ...
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Problems when pressing “accept” or adding comments?

I always have problems using StackOverflow from home for some reason. The issue is: Often clicking on an ACCEPT link, or an ADD COMMENT link may take a long time to work, or often not work at all ...
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Duplicate active meta posts and some other bugs

Since a few days, my error console is flooded with some messages Image I didn't pay attention to these, until I saw some weird behaviour (The previously mentioned errors might or might not be related ...
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Can Stack Exchange sites send notifications that work with App Tabs in Firefox?

Is it possible to use App Tabs in Firefox 5 to send notifications about new comments/posts to your questions? An App Tab in Firefox is highlighted blue when its website title has changed (e.g. ...
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Partial rendering on Questions list

I've noticed that the home page of StackOverflow never reloads unless I refresh my browser. Are there any plans on changing this so that questions can be loaded into the list via a link such as 'x ...
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Careers: Not able to save an Experience entry

For completing my Careers profile, I wanted to add my Experience entries. After a click on the save-button, nothing happens. In the Chrome-console, the following AJAX error is stated: POST ...
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Remember height of textarea for edit/posting?

It would be nice if SO backend would save users preferenced height of THIS textearea (I'm writing there right now) for later use. I'bored about resizing it everytime I access editor
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Syntax highlight - 404 not found?

I recently wrote an answer with my firebug up and I noticed that there are requests to http://stackoverflow.com/api/tags//syntax-highlight?_=1310389462423 which results in 404 Not found. Is that ...
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Stack Exchange scripts not working

Recently I've run into a problem where scripts don't work on Stack Exchange. Things like the drop-down menu, comment buttons, voting, etc., seem to be broken for me. However, this only happens when ...
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Feature request Ajax reputation auto updating

Sometimes I refresh a page if I can't find any questions to answer to see if my reputation has increased. Or if I spend a long time anwswering a question, it would be great if rep autoupdated. Would ...
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Ajax notification to user, when he/she gets answers to his/her question or comments points to him/her?

I realize that the notification is there on a hard page refresh, but I would like to avoid refreshing the page to see that I got an answer or comment.
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intermittent timeouts when using StackOverflow AJAX type functions from Chrome on Mac

I've been getting intermittent issues using the AJAX type functions on StackOverflow. I'm using Chrome on a MacBook Pro. Get regular problems trying to "add comments" or "mark a question as the ...
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Can we get Ajax multipage scrolling? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ad infinitum scrolling for questions, like Google Reader Take a look at Google Images and Wallbase and how they can load a new page of images when you scroll to the ...
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Consider using Ajax Fancy Captcha instead of Recaptcha

I saw this in use on someones blog today: http://www.webdesignbeach.com/beachbar/ajax-fancy-captcha-jquery-plugin I've had a long standing hatred of Captcha's, even though they are a necessary evil. ...
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In the new Stack Exchange window, if you switch to a section while another is loading, you get content from both

The dropdown defaulted to "hot questions," but took a while to load, so I clicked on "all sites" instead while I was waiting. When the Ajax requests both finished, I got a list containing both types ...
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How are the “New Answer” notifications implemented in stackoverflow.com?

Somebody knows if the "There are new answers" notifications appearing at the top of the page while answering a question are retrieved using periodic polling or making use of some kind of ...
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Is it possible to be alerted, while answering, that the question was removed or closed?

When I type an answer to a question, and other people answered it at the same time, I see a message on the top of the page indicating that other answers are available. On the other hand, if the author ...
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Don't show visual indicator that a vote succeeded until server response is received

When I'm looking at a good question I can't answer I will often upvote it and immediately click on the SO logo to go back to the homepage. What then happens, in very quick succession, is: The upvote ...
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Inline Editing for Stack Exchange Sites

We have inline comment editing, inline editing of questions on Area 51, and inline re-tagging. Can we please have inline Question and Answer editing on the Stack Exchange sites? This has been ...
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Problems casting close/reopen votes

This is the same problem (or at least the same symptoms) as 46989, but that was marked complete. I've been getting this pretty regularly, maybe 6 times in the last week: It happens on both close ...
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Feature Request: Dedicated AJAX Search UI

What do you all think about SO adding a dedicated 'search' page with some nice ajax-loading results pane? Imagine the Google homepage with a nice big search bar which would have a type-ahead drop ...
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Is reputation auto-updating now?

I'm trying to work out whether or not I'm imagining a newly-implemented feature. I'm pretty sure that I've just gone back to a tab where I previous had reputation X (on the questions page), and seen ...
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How does stack exchange/stack overflow create the pop-up banner at the top of the page…?

... the one that you get when you earn a badge or are new to a site? It's only a little touch, but it looks great and it's my favourite part of the UI. I want to know how to program that style of ...
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StackOverflow is not working with AJAX

Since some time (1 to 2 month), this site is no longer loading on my Computer at work. I tried different browsers (Firefox 3.5.5 and IE 7). The error seems to be in the scripts loaded from ...
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The Ajax stopped working on Stackoverflow

I currently cannot click on add comment, view more comments, vote or see a preview of the answer I am typing. It work on meta stackoverflow though. It may be only me, because the power that be ...
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Auto Loading of New Questions

NOTE: This has probably been asked already, but I am unable to find it. If such is the case, please post a link to that question in the comments. Here, I will try to explain how I think this problem ...
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Ajax refreshing for questions and answers?

Can Stack Overflow implement AJAX refreshing for questions and answers (the way it works on Gmail, or similar to Slashdot's 'New Stories' feature)?
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How does ajax work on SO with javascript coming from different domains?

This might be stupid question, but how does ajax work on SO given that the javascript files are being served by a different domain? I thought AJAX did not allow cross-domain requests.