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iOS app shows wrong if a post is a question or an answer

Today I was navigating my profile in the iOS app and noticed a minor bug. When you see the list of posts in a profile you can see that it states "Q" or "A" to know if it is a question or an answer: ...
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Edit and leave closed?

One of the most common reasons for questions to end up in the reopen queue is when a closed question is edited. Sometimes, those edits are not in good faith, like this one: I do not want to either ...
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Rep disappearing without notifications

I keep noticing rep disappearing without notifications. It's not really a problem, but at the moment on Stack Overflow* it seems to be to do with my rep resetting to 1,007. I got to 1,013 yesterday, ...
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Bug in Math.SE reputation displayer

I have 2541 reputation at one place and 2526 reputation at another place.I have refreshed the page many times but it continues. What should I do?
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Why do I lose 10 reputation on 'unupvote' event of a community wiki answer?

I created this community wiki answer on ethereum stack exchange beta some weeks ago. It has 12 upvotes and I do not get reputation for this. This is of course, by design. However, yesteday I lost 10 ...
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Why don't down-votes count when totalling reputation for someone who started with a 1 reputation when subsequent up-votes are given?

I noticed a brand-new user asked this question on SO: Please help me with a code It immediately received 4 down-votes, but the user's rep stayed at 1 because it doesn't go below 1. Then someone ...
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How did this person who has 1 rep comment on a question? [duplicate]

So here is their profile. And here is the question. How did the person in question, who has 1 rep, comment on a question?
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Bug when rendering “<” inside a <pre> tag

If I want to write something like "low < high" in a <pre> or <pre><code> tag, the rendering shows only "low", plus some wrong new line afterwards: # here we are in a pre/code ...
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Hit by the spam detector on Travel.SE

I want to edit this answer of mine on Travel.SE to add a paragraph about how to purchase a certain kind of train ticket in Japan, and I am hit by the spam detector. A screenshot of the added section ...
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Does the Disciplined badge not show up in achievements? [duplicate]

I had occasion to delete a score = 3 answer yesterday (legitimate reasons - I'd misinterpreted the question). I got the Disciplined badge, but the achievements list doesn't show it. It does show the ...
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Chat not enough rep

So, on Stack Overflow I can chat (35 reputation points). On site Puzzling I could chat before as I had a lot of reputation points because of Stack Overflow. But on Stack Exchange meta I can't chat ...
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Regarding edit summary input validation

I am writing this to inform you about a little bug (input validation) in your site. As I am active on your site, I found that whenever I edit an answer given by any user, I have to pass text in the ...
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Can't update profile information from Area 51

I just decided to update my info while I was hanging out in Area 51. Then I decided to change it here. No dice - Area 51 isn't an option. Maybe my profile over there wears a tinfoil hat?
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Trolls Can Be Shot Twice

When playing the Unikong game, I found another gun-based bug similar to this one. If you fire two shots at a troll in rapid succession, each shot will trigger 150 points. I believe the intended ...
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1answer
139 views

Why am I seeing ads when my reputation is over 1000?

Is this a bug in Stack Overflow? Why am I seeing this ad when my reputation is over 1000?
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Wrong reputation calculation for the user

I came across this question: Move database from SQL Server 2012 to 2008 The accepted answer has 33 votes but the answerer's reputation is 84. he also has some other accepted answers with upvotes.
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Don't tell me which of my credentials is wrong

If I mistype my username or password when logging in to Stack Exchange, the red dialogue box tells me which was incorrect. If an attacker correctly guesses an email address present in the database ...
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1answer
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How can a user with less than 2000 rep accept or reject suggested edits? [duplicate]

Here is a screenshot of my "select your next badge" window. As you can see in the screenshot, my rep was 1905 but I have 1/100 for proofreader badge. I took that screenshot recently, but I have ...
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Fix the duplicated markup for embedded images

Some time ago (I want to say around the time that new profiles were rolled out on Stack Overflow), I noticed a bug appeared in the post editor, and it has persisted to this day. When you want to add ...
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Invalid image example on Established User help page

On the StackOverflow page about Established User privileges, it shows 2 pictures of usercards, one of which are supposed to expand. Um... there's not really a (visible) difference is there...
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Room design doesn't reset after quitting Asteroids

I wanted to play a quick game of Asteroids, but after pressing esc to quit, the room display doesn't return to normal. See the screenshot below: I remain stuck in outer space like this until I ...
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1answer
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How did this duplicate question manage to be answered after being marked as duplicate? [duplicate]

This question on TSE was marked as duplicate on 2016/02/24 at 15:52:19Z. It was then answered on 2016/02/24 at 15:52:52Z, seconds after being marked as duplicate. How is this possible? Is there a ...
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0answers
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Prevent me from submitting answers which are just the question's template

Case in point: http://meta.stackoverflow.com/a/317441/4532996 Open Source Advertising - 1H 2016 is a question that provides an answer template -- when you scroll to the bottom, there's a answer ...
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Achievements dialogue sum error? [duplicate]

Here is what my Achievements dialogue looked like earlier today. These three items were highlighted in blue: a +10 (one upvote on an answer), a +15 (three upvotes on a question), and a -1 (a ...
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Posted question shows wrong origination date : yesterday is incorrect [duplicate]

I posted a question (How do I read ERD Notation (crow's feet) to convert to Natural Language?) on Wednesday, 02/17/2015, but it is showing that I asked the question "yesterday". All of the ...
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Bug in Stack Overflow Profile page when viewing other User's Profile

I recently noticed that when viewing other user's profile page on SO, its showing up the button "view my Developer CV" and on clicking that its taking us to corresponding user's CV page, it seems a ...
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Unicode characters in answer garble the entire page [duplicate]

Over on Science Fiction & Fantasy, we've had a couple of answers containing some Unicode characters that spilled over onto the rest of the page. The comments were deleted and edited to push ...
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Link not working in profile description

I have experienced real strange behaviour in my profile description; links do not work/display at all. Assuming I used correct markdown - as I used both the markdown I usually use, and the official ...
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Tagging people in replies doesn't work [duplicate]

I experienced some days ago in SO that whenever I'd like to tag in comment the answerer, or anyone who has already written a comment below the same answer, the tag disappears. @name doesn't list out ...
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1answer
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Flag modal shows incorrect selection [duplicate]

I am aware that when we try to report a post, it cannot be done twice. But starting last week, I am experiencing this crazy thing. It shows I raised two types of report for the same post. Kindly have ...
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Company name is wrong in the Trademark Guidelines

The Trademark Guidelines: Proper Use of the Stack Exchange Name There is some confusion around the proper use and context of the Stack Exchange name. Here are some guidelines: Stack ...
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2answers
68 views

Can login with removed login

I have two Stack Exchange OpenIDs (diffrent emails). Both are logins for my Stack Exchange accounts. I do the following: Remove one of the logins. Logout Login to Stack Overflow with the ...
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0answers
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Ended Events in Community Bulletin Don't Go Away

I happened to have a question open at the point where a chat event in the community bulletin ended. The time indicator on the event kept on ticking, showing me how long it had been since the "upcoming ...
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2answers
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Internal link wasn't translated to title

In my question "your post was converted to a comment" has link to "deleted" page the link to page What does "your post was converted to a comment" mean? wasn't ...
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You do not have any linked accounts with 200+ rep in flair

With reference to this question, I viewed the user's profile page. In the page user flair showing different warning, that I never see anywhere in the Stack Exchange. Since the user already earned ...
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Extra space in Meta Stack Exchange menu bar

There is some extra space in between Unanswered and Ask Question in the Meta Stack Exchange's menu bar compared with the other menus. After inspect the menu bar, I can see margin-right : 30px ...
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Comments without up votes can be deleted even past a user’s daily limit

While acting on what I understand to be normal/acceptable practice on Stack Exchange—that comments are disposable—I deleted about 180+ comments of mine on the “Science Fiction and Fantasy” site. What ...
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Stack Exchange misspelled on almost every page of the network

The problem is a little bit less serious than the title says, but is is a misspelling anyway. As the official page tells us, the correct spelling is Stack Exchange, i.e. with a space between Stack ...
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Issue with questions asked this year in Tags page

In the Tags page of Stack Apps on each tag, I can see the numbers times it was asked in the recent period. The detail having an issue. Since it is the first month of the year, so the month's count ...
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Flag in one category blocks others

Raising a flag that a question should be closed because it's off-topic (or any reason other than duplicate) also marks as flagged the option that a question should be closed because it's a duplicate. ...
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Bulletin box icon appears as site icon instead of Stack Overflow

In the community box at the moment is a link to a Stack Overflow Developer Survey, however viewing this box on sites other than Stack Overflow, it uses the site's icon instead. The cause is on the ...
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Front page does not show indication for bounty when it enters grace period

I was just browsing the front page of MSE when I noticed a question that I remembered having a bounty, doesn't have a bounty indication anymore: Puzzled (since I was quite sure it didn't end ...
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Bug in Stack Exchange Code Snippet

I found a bug today in Stack Exchange's Code Snippet. Kindly check this. While inserting code snippet, this happens: Please try to solve this. Note: I am not exactly sure how to recreate. ...
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Incorrect rep graph

Right now, my rep graph on Puzzling looks like this: That spike is my 100-rep Trusted bonus, but it's not a spike. It's a slope. Shouldn't the graph depict the rep increase as a perfect vertical ...
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Community user badges on Sound Design and MathOverflow are not hidden like on all other sites

The Community user has badges on Sound Design and MathOverflow. While they are partially hidden, they are still visible, and they are also visible in the awarded badges. I guess this is partly ...
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Don't track tag badges for synonymized tags

It's not a big deal, but if we want a feature to automatically track the next tag badge maybe we also want it to be functional. It's not too bothering if you have a tag stuck to a score low enough ...
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I did not get the Greeter hat

On biology stack exchange, I had reviewed a new first question and upvoted it. Then I edited it. The edit was definitely in the post body. After I edited it, I did not get the hat so about 20-30 ...
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Difficult to reorder sites on Android App

When editing the "Your Sites" list on the Android app, the handles on the left are extremely difficult to drag, which is necessary to reorder them. They send to be further right than I would expect, ...
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Can't flag questions as Too Broad from the Stack Exchange Android app

I can't seem to choose to make a 'Too Broad' flag from the Android app. I think that there should be the same flag options as the Web application.
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Why didn't I get the Hairboat's revenge hat?

According to the secret hat trigger list: So I left this comment: It's been over 4 hours and I still don't have the hat. What gives?