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Edit profile from app [duplicate]

I can not edit my profile directly from app. If this is possible, it's not intuitive. Could it be a feature to edit my profile from the app? Thanks.
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Remove the intro banner when logged in

The visibility of the top banner on stackexchange.com seems to be controlled by a cookie instead of being tied to the account. Every time I restart my browser or clear my cookies, I see the "Stack ...
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Show the users number of questions/number of accepted answers/upvotes on answers [duplicate]

Some people never accept answers or even upvote the answer they use, and I think it's a poor attitude. Today you can see their rep score and badges, but if you could see number of questions, number ...
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Will there be a German Stack Exchange website? [on hold]

I've found the web page es.stackoverflow.com. I'm wondering, will there come a German version of Stack Exchange too? I'm curious, may I open a German speaking subgroup on Stack Exchange (after ...
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Show a friendly error message when chat room tags exceed the maximum length

We can add "tags" to chat room we own: That is a nice feature, however after some trial and error, I noticed that the length is limited. For example on MSE it appears to be 180 characters ...
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Can't delete my answer on Android app [duplicate]

Ok, so on the Android App there is no delete option, but on the iOS App, it's right there. Note: this has nothing to do with voting to delete, rather to be able to delete your own posts. ...
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The should add a C.H.I.P category to Stack Exchange! [duplicate]

We really need a C.H.I.P category in Stack Exchange! That would be great! For those of you who don't know what that is, it's a raspberry-pi-zero-like computer for 9$ CAD. It's mostly like the RPI ...
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Add visual indication that a comment was originally posted as an answer

Inspired by How did this person who has 1 rep comment on a question? and this comment, I think that adding a visual indication when a comment was actually an answer that was converted to comment by a ...
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Expand content with user generated tutorials

After a brief discussion with @MonicaCellio (In the comment) - It has come to my attention that perhaps I chose the wrong words to describe my original idea (In the edit history). When I wrote "social ...
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Delay for spoiler blockquotes

For most sites, particularly Science Fiction and Fantasy SE, spoiler blockquotes are used to hide spoilers to things such as movies or TV shows. While these normally work, if the user's mouse ...
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Is there a way to automatically get an e-mail notification about answers on all of my questions? [duplicate]

I love this site and the community, and I would like to be informed immediately when I receive new answers to my questions. It would be preferable to have an automatic way to enable e-mail ...
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Add auto-completion for username in comments when typing @

It would be nice that username auto-completion in comments starts when the user type @ (vs @ + first letter of the name of the intended user ) I am aware of the StackApp Reply links on comments.
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In the low-quality queue, make it more clear that the canned comments are just that

I often see that reviewers (including experienced ones) do one of the following when choosing the delete option for answers in the low-quality queue: They choose a canned comment, even though an ...
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Can't reply the old fashioned way in comments bug/feature where unambiguous [duplicate]

This is by design. "It's not a bug, it's a feature." What it is is a lack of interactive feedback. Now that there's this "shortcut", the comments text box no longer hovers the user's name as ...
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Notify users when their [approved suggested] edit is rolled back

I'm currently going through a particular user's suggested edits, most of which have been accepted by nincompoops, and which do only silly things like code-formatting arbitrary phrases and adding ...
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Q: Should we be allowing titles like this in the first place?

In case you didn't notice, I have prefixed my title with Q:. But you should already know it's a question. I did click the Ask a Question button, after all. I hope you didn't miss the ? that I ended it ...
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Unlock certain privileges earlier through proper use of current moderation actions

I have an idea here in regards to the current situation with close/delete votes and viewing deleted posts. These are currently available only for high reputation users, and with good reason: The ...
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Custom tag styling (color) for a classification of tag?

Tags come in (essentially) three colors... and these three colors are limited to meta sites only. Mod tags - red/maroon. Required tags - grey. General tags - white or nearly white depending on the ...
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“Best of Stack Exchange” newsletter [duplicate]

There are some excellent posts on various sites - both questions and answers; Of course, for the more technical it's harder to appreciate them but I would love to have a newsletter of "the best of ...
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Bounty, someone elses question and can't comment? [duplicate]

Ok so I recently posted a bounty on this question, which is not my own. This has taken me from 90 reps to 40 reps. This leaves me in a situation where I can't comment on the question or answers, which ...
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I would like to be able to use the default functionality for Ctrl + h

On OSX, in 90% of use-cases, Ctrl + h is the same as hitting the backspace button (with the added efficiency of not needing to move my hand off of home-row). I've grown so accustom to using it, that ...
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Faster access to my comments

The Inbox in the topbar is great but it shows only comments of others. To check my comments (to see what others wrote in the post in the past minutes or hours) I have to open my profile page, open ...
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Should “sandboxes” be a thing? [duplicate]

I have seen quite a few "sandboxes" on meta SE's and it seems like a brilliant idea. The problem I have, and I think other people may have too, is that the questions can sometimes be vague/confusing, ...
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Duplicate message may incite making more duplicates [duplicate]

I were stumbling through a question that was marked as a duplicate when I saw this warning and though it did not make much sense: This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If ...
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hot network questions have inconsistent CSS for visited/not visited depending on the site you're on

This is a HNQ excerpt from Stack Overflow. Visited questions are objectively darker. This is a HNQ excerpt from Super User. Visited questions are objectively lighter. This is a HNQ excerpt from ...
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Ask Question 'Side Pannel' section, vertical overflow issue [duplicate]

I found an overflow issue pertaining to the 'How to' section, which typically appears to the right side of the 'Ask Question' site. When scrolling to the bottom of the site it overflows over the ...
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Change the community user bumps to include questions with a negatively scored answer

As per this answer the community user bumps questions when: Note that the posts eligible for bumping are those scoring >= 0 that have gone at least 30 days with no activity, have at least one ...
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Disable showing post title instead of URL when linked in a post or comment in iOS app

Whenever you type a link, like this one: What happens if you answered a question, questioner says thanks, but didn't accept your answer as correct?, it comes up as the title of the question ...
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Add sort by “my votes”

In my daily routine I sometimes find myself re-visit questions I've already read. When there are multiple answers (and approaches to solve something), I remind myself what was my chosen answer in my ...
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Let gold tag badge holders add post notices?

This isn't Allow high-reputation users to add post notices (perhaps as a 30k privilege?) I'm suggesting we let gold tag badge holders add post notices (even if it's just a subset). This way ...
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Voting in elections through Android App

Why is it not possible to vote in elections through the Android app directly? Instead there is a link to the page, which opens in the browser. While this is fine, it would always be better if ...
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Show related questions in the app

The desktop site is showing list of related questions in the sidebar. It would be nice if we can get an option like this in the android app as well, as it makes us aware of all related questions and ...
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Find favorite post on app [duplicate]

I need to know if I can get the post that I had checked with star favorite.
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Expand Markdown formatting toolbar on official iOS app

The toolbar currently used on Stack Exchange's official app for iOS does not have enough formatting options. Also, it does not appear in the comments. These things need to be added to it: underline ...
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The graph label goes off the page

I was experimenting with some complex queries, and I'm having an issue with the graph. Not only is the label falling off the page (it continues for several page lengths past the graph), I cannot see ...
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I want to zoom in on SEDE graphs

I can't see many details on some SEDE graphs. So I think it would be nice to be able to zoom in, maybe like how rep graphs work. Can we get zoom for SEDE graphs?
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Disable autocorrect in the Tags input field

Please explicitly disable autocorrect on the Tags input field. On Stack Overflow when I type in "uibutton" OS X wants very much so to replace it with "unbutton" because you haven't told it autocorrect ...
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Edit my profile on iOS [duplicate]

I've looked everywhere but can't seem to find a way to edit my profile from the iOS app - is this even possible?
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Please reword the “rollback” link

In a post's revision history, every time I go to rollback an edit, I have to scroll up and down to figure out whether the link means "rollback this revision" or "rollback to this revision" (eventually ...
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Show the name of the tag I added, not the synonym it redirects to if I can't add it

Take a look at this: Which tag is the issue? Exactly. It turns out that re-instalation is a synonym of installation. Please could the error message read "The 're-installation' tag is not allowed." ...
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Improve tagging by allowing users to note how familiar they are with the topic and askers how relevant a tag is to the question

I know HTML and CSS well, and know JS and some other stuff pretty well. (this wasn't meant to brag, just to give you my history) I look though the HTML tag a lot, and there are a lot of questions I ...
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Can I get an RSS feed of all questions with score at least 0?

On Theoretical Computer Science, most questions get closed, usually due to belonging on Computer Science instead, and often, they don't belong even there due to being homework or being answered in ...
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Viewing deleted posts in the iOS app [duplicate]

(I suspect this has been asked before, but I can't find it right now, so I look forward to dupe suggestions.) On some SE sites, I have privileges to view deleted questions and answers. In the iOS ...
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Give a warning to users on retagging sprees

The edit review queue on Stack Overflow (and possibly other sites) is regularly filled up by users on retagging sprees. Retagging is not necessarily bad, but retagging sprees are a bit of a problem. ...
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SEDE signup should be clearer

The FAQ says the SEDE login isn't like other SE sites. When you try to signup/login, you will see you have a different profile. Many users are jon.doe####, but my account was Laurel.Last.Name, where ...
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Data dump - available login data?

I am currently working on a project with the Stack Exchange data. To get more insight it would be great if I could get the login times for each user, not only the dates of comments, posts, etc... ...
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Increase “vote too old to change” grace period for old questions only

Back in 2009 I suggested a flat-out grace period increase and it was declined despite some support from the community at the time. Fair enough. The purpose of locking a vote after 5 minutes is ...
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User Watch List For Mods [duplicate]

As a moderator, we often have a set of users on our SE we need to be watching carefully, because they're clearly in the throes of misbehaving but either haven't crossed the line yet to get suspended ...
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Suggested edits information inconsistency in the timeline

I just noticed that the timeline now contains suggested edits made on the post. Awesome! However, I noticed the background is red-ish, same as deleted posts, which hints it's displayed only to ...
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Is your SO username submitted to employers? [migrated]

I don't want employers to see my questions and answers on SO. Many employers will use this information to make value judgments on candidates that are often based on false assumptions. Anything you say ...