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I can't post a “+1 this is awesome” comment on an awesome post [duplicate]

This is not a duplicate of What makes a good/valid +1 comment? because I don't want feedback about when to post a +1 comment; it's about the system not letting me post a +1 comment. status-bydesign: ...
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URL within angled brackets is disappearing from post

I was trying to use angled brackets to create a link inside my post, but it is disappearing from the post when rendered. For example, the following: This is Sparta! <example.org> produces: ...
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Wrong wording of close message when question is closed as duplicate of more than one

Take for example this question. It was closed as a duplicate of two other questions. However, the close message says: Or, in words: This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an ...
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Business SE page exposes personal details after submitting a custom campaign web form

I've filled this form and I've got the 'Thank you' confirmation page. Then each time when I'm revisiting the form, all the old form data is still there. So clicking 'Talk to an expert' each time ...
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1answer
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MathJax in achievements does not render correctly

The MathJax is not rendering correctly in the Recent achievements dialog for this post. Instead of the plain text it is displaying the MathJax code. Screenshot for reference: Update: Based on ...
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1 rep users can ask on Meta again

For some time, 1 rep users are banned from MSE. Today, a 1 rep user posted a coding question again (image path cannot inserted sql server this code). Has the ban been lifted or is it broken (again)?
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1answer
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Why did my top-bar reputation not match my profile after a post I downvoted was deleted?

Curious thing, I downvoted an answer and my rep dropped by 3 points, the answer was deleted and you can see my rep went up by 3 points, and it was showing the +1 green rep notification (missed the ...
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First two tags only visible in tagged questions page for few tags in stackapps

There is a strange issue with the tampermonkey, firefox tags in stackapps. For sample: When filtering the [tampermonkey] in search box the questions are listed with only the first 2 tags, even ...
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1answer
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Badge image inconsistent when on profile view [duplicate]

I have recently realized that when visiting an account page then scrolling down to other accounts, the badges will look as if they were all from the current site. IE: The photo above was taken from ...
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0answers
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Posting to chat not appearing

For the past week - two weeks I've noticed in Charcoal HQ Chat I cannot reply to a Smoke Detector (SD) ping with sd k, I write it and it keeps disappearing after I press enter. This is the latest ...
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2answers
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Daily vote limit bug: Limited at 39 votes with 14 votes on questions

During a particularly extensive research session earlier this week on one site I voted on 14 questions and 25 answers, and then I got the daily vote limit reached notice every time I tried to vote on ...
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1answer
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Inconsistency, Craziness in a particular question

I was on this page: It looks like a haunted page, with no revisions giving the right information, when you click on any revision, looks like the revision and the contents do not match. And also ...
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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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0answers
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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, ...
2
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1answer
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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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3answers
141 views

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 up-...
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1answer
132 views

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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2answers
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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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1answer
144 views

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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0answers
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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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1answer
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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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2answers
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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
141 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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1answer
45 views

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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1answer
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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 ...
2
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1answer
87 views

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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1answer
35 views

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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1answer
49 views

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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1answer
66 views

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 ...
5
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1answer
47 views

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
53 views

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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0answers
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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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1answer
53 views

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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1answer
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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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0answers
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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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0answers
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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 ...
3
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2answers
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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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1answer
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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 1....
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1answer
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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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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 ...