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1answer
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Low quality review records say “Looks Good” instead of “Looks OK”

Button in LQ queue has been recently renamed from Looks Good to Looks OK. But review records still say "Looks Good", as in this example: It would be nice to have a consistent wording, "Looks ...
3
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1answer
25 views

Add share link to comment menu

It'd be nice if the iOS app gave you a share link for comments like it does questions and answers. Currently that option isn't available: My Twitter ramblings will thank you.
15
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1answer
81 views

Please change “suggested” to “approved” in Revisions list for an approved suggested edit

I just noticed something confusing which can be easily improved. See this screenshot from a revisions list: From this it looks like I suggested the edit 49 minutes ago. But looking in the ...
9
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2answers
126 views

Please set the editor tab size to 4

Markdown renders tabs as 4 spaces, but browsers traditionally render tabs using a width of 8, so they look like 8 spaces in the edit box. It is possible to override the display tab size using the ...
7
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2answers
547 views

About “Rep changes” and gaming system using them

Ever seen this post? Read it carefully, if you didn't. Mysticial's explanation is great. To summarize the problem: You register, start with 1 rep. You posted an answer that was up voted 10 times, ...
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11answers
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Asking days badges

A couple of months ago, I suggested a set of badges for asking questions. The responses were... mixed. The top answer can be summarized: In practice, all this would do is encourage people to ask ...
6
votes
1answer
69 views

Could we clarify that comments entered when not interested in a Careers message will still be sent to the sender?

I received a private message from a company for something I was absolutely uninterested in. I actually was set to allow communications when I shouldn't have been, so this was partially my fault, but ...
20
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1answer
112 views

Make historical locks default to permanent

The default period for locks is 1 hour. That makes a lot of sense for content disputes and offtopic comments. After a short period of time, the people who are engaged in editing or commenting will ...
4
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1answer
48 views

Detect/Warn on Likely Wrong Locations

I occasionally see positions in "Cambridge, MD" listed in the "Jobs near you" box. Every one of these actually turns out to be a company in Cambridge, MA. It might be a good idea for the job-listing ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

Pinging someone who edited a post [duplicate]

If someone edits a post of mine, and they have not commented on that post, I cannot ping them if I want to respond to or comment on their edit. I can leave a comment and hope and pray and cross my ...
17
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1answer
67 views

How can I resend an application on Careers?

I applied for a job a year ago, and things didn't pan out then and I didn't hear back. I'd like to resubmit my application as the job has been reposted and my skillset has become broader, but ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

View question while composing answer on Android app

Related: View question while composing an answer While writing answers, I feel it would be useful to see the question as well. It's great to make sure I can address all the concerns of a post. I ...
17
votes
1answer
72 views

Should the “Share” link be returned to private betas to help facilitate internal discussion?

Should the "Share" link be re-added to posts in private beta? I've seen this meta post where it was feature-requested to remove the link, because the site was, well, private. So the link won't just ...
29
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2answers
180 views

Differentiate meta from meta

Meta, meta, meta... On the community bulletin, can we differentiate MSE from the per-site meta? Right now, the two are listed identically in the community bulletin. Instead of MSE posts saying ...
13
votes
2answers
491 views

Increase reputation required to add “k” in SE app

status-completed - Reputation is no longer shortened in iOS and Android apps as in my example image Because it is not informative, especially for the users, having not a lot reputation (me on ...
12
votes
1answer
64 views

Show edit summary in reopen review

When reviewing reopen votes triggered by an edit, the Revision tab should show the edit summary: Often, there's valuable context that the edit summary explains which a reviewer may not understand ...
11
votes
1answer
126 views

Bring back the suggested edits notifications to the top bar . . . again

When the new top bar rolled out, the suggested edit indicator disappeared. A short while later, they came back, but with the understanding that they'd eventually be replaced by an indicator for all ...
6
votes
1answer
57 views

Comment autocomplete @reply in iOS app

I could have sworn this was submitted already, but can't find it. Comment replies don't autocomplete in the iOS app. Can we either add that, and/or better still, a reply button from the comment popup ...
15
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1answer
90 views

Do not open a new tab for links at the Community Bulletin

All links on the Stack Exchange sites open in the same tab, ... ... except for the ones in the Community Bulletin. Could you remove target="_blank" from these links?
5
votes
1answer
54 views

Bigger vote buttons

The voting buttons for the iOS app are quite small: I looked around to see if anyone had asked about this yet and all I found is that the tag buttons were made larger at some point in the past. Is ...
14
votes
1answer
85 views

Separate the back and the upvote buttons

The back button in the top left corner is too close to the upvote arrow for a question/answer on an iPhone for my fingers. I often touch the back button by mistake instead of the upvote arrow. The ...
41
votes
1answer
164 views

Add “Last Seen from IP:” To deleted/destroyed user moderator's view

When viewing a deleted user as a moderator, we get the following information: User was deleted on 4/26/2014 3:22:58 PM User: user1234 (1234) (Account.Id=123456789) deleted by Madara Uchiha (27) ...
13
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0answers
66 views

In the SEDE the data for Meta Stack Exchange is missing

In the Data Explorer this site, Meta Stack Exchange, is missing. Can this be added to the weekly data dump, please?
10
votes
1answer
107 views

Medium.com stories don't work as Articles in Careers 2.0

I wrote an article for Medium.com that hit #18 on the top 100 and has over 100,000 views. This is a big accomplishment for me and I'd like to include it my Careers 2.0 profile, but I get a 'could not ...
5
votes
1answer
53 views

Android app referencing users to MSO?

In the current version of the Android app (v1.0.31), the help page says Bugs or feature requests should be reported on Meta Stack Overflow and tagged android-app Since the grand split happened, ...
6
votes
1answer
55 views

iOS app invitation landing page still links to Meta Stack Overflow

When someone gets invited to use the iOS app, he lands on a web page where he can then click on a link to install the app and it also says where to report bugs and ask for feature requests. All good ...
12
votes
1answer
64 views

Put MSE under Stack Exchange in the Top Bar, when Stack Exchange is the current community

On regular sites, the current community you're on lists its meta directly under it in the new Multicollider. The big exception is that there's no meta listed when you're in SE chat and not under a ...
3
votes
1answer
150 views

Bug due to overzealous encoding of URLs

This link works fine when it's copy/pasted: https://github.com/cyga/www_fdw/ But the _ gets encoded as %5f when it's autolinked, and this can break the URL: https://github.com/cyga/www_fdw/ Edit: ...
13
votes
1answer
54 views

Don't submit flag or close vote immediately on tapping reason in iOS app

The current process for flagging or voting to close in the iOS app is very susceptible to fat-fingering. A list is presented, and as soon as you tap an item from that list, that's accepted as your ...
9
votes
1answer
91 views

Persist sort/filter selections

One feature of the SE sites is that many (most?) of the pages will persist their sort and filtering options. For example, when I click on the Questions link on any of my regular sites in a browser, ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Code highlighting for sqlite3

It looks like there is code highlighting in place for the tag sql and possibly even sqlite. Can we get this code highlighting to apply to questions with the tag sqlite3 as well? For example: sqlite3: ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

iOS app needs a way to bookmark

When stumbling across a great answer, it would be vastly nicer to be able to bookmark it than have to do a screen capture. Otherwise: Kudos to the developers of the iOS app. It may say alpha, but ...
46
votes
0answers
707 views

Request: Add lang-rust language code for posts tagged rust

Prettify already supports Rust, and this documentation post on language codes explicitly lists lang-rust as a valid identifier. Could we get the Rust tag associated with the lang-rust identifier?
5
votes
1answer
121 views

Old favicon in chat page

Chat page still has old favicon (like http://chat.stackoverflow.com). It's not a bug, but seems like confusing thing or is it an intention to leave chat's icon as it was ? If not, I think it ...
13
votes
1answer
97 views

Can we have a [tour] magic link?

We used to have an About page, and accordingly, an [about] magic link. That's pretty handy! The About page is gone now - or at least it's no longer called About. It's now a Tour in the help menu and ...
3
votes
1answer
41 views

Cannot view bounty details in Android app

In the Stack Exchange Android app, we can view details as to why a particular post was closed by tapping an icon in the bottom segment. However, even though the Bounty Available segment is visible, ...
5
votes
1answer
47 views

Description of closed questions in iOS app lacks links

We can now see closed questions in the iOS app which is great, however as you can see here: The words which are links in the sites are not links in the app which shows text only. Can we have ...
25
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3answers
283 views

Merge [javascript] and [jquery] tags [closed]

There is often confusion among beginners. Most of the time, when they ask a JavaScript question, what they really want is JQuery. In fact, every problem can be solved with JQuery. We should make ...
8
votes
1answer
104 views

Mortarboard and daily maximum

As I wasn't awarded with this badge when reaching over 200 daily reputation I started to wonder why. It turned out that site association bonus is excluded. Although the information at what is ...
67
votes
1answer
458 views

Stop using community wiki as a reputation denial mechanism

Community wiki is one of the most misunderstood and misused features of the SE network. The original purpose of CW was to enable collaboration on a post, it reduces the reputation needed for editing ...
59
votes
2answers
318 views

Answers deleted via Recommend Deletion votes in review should not be undeletable by the answerer

In the last few days, I've come across four instances where a non-answer was left by a new user, that answer was deleted by the system after six Recommend Deletion votes in the review queues, then the ...
2
votes
2answers
103 views

Filter tag list to my favorites in app

Can we add a My Favorites option to the tag sort/filter list in the iOS app?
7
votes
2answers
125 views

Vote counts in iOS app

From the nosy neighbor department: View number of 'Up' and 'Down' Votes of a question/answer - Android App I want what they have! Can we see vote counts in the iOS app too?
2
votes
1answer
36 views

Show bounty info in app

I know, I know, status-planned, right? Well now you have a post to assign that tag to! On question list, show the next to bounty questions On the question, show a bar to see bounty details. On the ...
3
votes
1answer
62 views

When sharing a question via email, fill the subject line.

I think the appropriate default email subject should be the question title.
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votes
3answers
687 views

Auto-protect questions that get more than N answers from new users in a 24-hour period

Expanding the criteria for auto-protection has been discussed in the past: Should we automatically protect all questions with more than N answers? But I think that discussion addresses the wrong ...
11
votes
1answer
66 views

Can searching on a phone for a tag with multiple words be improved?

Especially on phones it would be very helpful if spaces were converted to dashes when inside square brackets (that is, [tag with dashes] -> tag-with-dashes). Right now searching on a phone for a tag ...
2
votes
1answer
67 views

Searching for tag shows both questions and answers

When you search for a tag, for example ios-app it will show both questions and answers. When searching meta this means duplicates in general since the number of questions isn't that high. Can only ...
8
votes
1answer
94 views

Use short URL when sharing a link in the iOS app

The Share feature should use a short permalinks of the questions and answers (e.g. http://meta.stackexchange.com/q/226263/95, not ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

Insert image from iOS Photo Roll [duplicate]

It would be very nice to be able to include images from an iOS device in a post (question, answer), etc. I am testing the iOS app now and I had like to include some images, but it doesn't seem ...