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Add Data.StackExchange.com to Data Exporer

It is currently not possible to comment on a query on the Data Explorer, although it has been a request for a while. Furthermore, it is not possible to contact the creator of a query. A workaround ...
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Is it possible to view who all are visited my profile? [duplicate]

In profile there is a column called "profile views". Is it possible to view who all are visited my profile.. Thank you
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“Mobile web refresher, part 2” seems to break image sizing when answers have clickable images (Firefox Mobile)

It seems that something about Mobile web refresher, part 2 broke rendering of clickable markdown images in Firefox / Firefox Mobile. In the example below, I built a clickable markdown image with ...
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Use dictionary words for new-user usernames

When users first use Stack Exchange, usernames are automatically assigned for them. (They don't pick one themselves, as that would increase the number of hurdles to jump to use the site.) The ...
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Can we get markdown support in Question's `title` field?

It would be nice to add markdown support on the question's title field. It seems a bit inconsistent when its already available in the body and question's comments. What do you think ?
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1answer
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Why is [status-completed] red?

Could we have status-completed be green instead of red? Red to me sounds like rejected or not accepted.
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Zalgo is crashing Safari 6

Zalgo-ized comments cause Safari to crash. If I go to RegEx match open tags except XHTML self-contained tags, and the Zalgo-ized comment isn't visible, I can do command and F fine. However, if I ...
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Let me handle Close reviews despite running out of Close votes

On MSO the bug I can still review in the CV queue after running out of CVs was reported and subsequently fixed. I verified in the comments what the consequences of this fix were: So...to be ...
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Add StackExchange.com to Data Explorer

With the vast amount of sites on the network, I was hoping to write some queries using the meta site data on the Site listing page, such as 'Site traffic by age' or 'Question to answer ratio by site' ...
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Disable the default TAB key behavior in chat

Currently, TAB in chat has one purpose, name completion. You type @seTAB and it would complete to @SecondRikudo, awesome. But there's a problem, TAB's default behavior is to change focus to another ...
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Block comments on my Question, in favor of chat

Some times I post a question and I am getting long discussions in comments. I prefer to have them in a chat. So as a question poster, I want to block the comments in favor of chat. So if some one ...
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Can we have more than one colored “Quote Block”?

This Question is migrate/modified from here: Can we add a different colored "Quote" box? Sometimes answers get long and complicated. Those answers will often have blocks of text that are ...
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Allow enlightened badge on self-answered questions

ChrisF answered a previous question about being awarded the Enlightened badge - specifically that you cannot get it for a self-answered question. I suggest that you should be able to get it on a ...
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Can I view deleted comments that I flagged? [duplicate]

Sometimes after I've flagged some comments, I look back through my flag history to see how they're doing: which ones were accepted, declined, and so on. Deleted questions I can of course see, but when ...
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Can we have functions in SEDE?

I want to define a function for use in an SQL query. But: CREATE FUNCTION permission denied in database 'StackExchange.French'. Is there a workaround that would allow me to do what I'm trying to ...
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1answer
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Only One Type of Downvote is not sufficient

There are some very well asked questions but the answer can be easily found. On the other hand, a very poorly asked question might contain some very interesting points in it. Consider the question: ...
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No. of users online following your tag

Just wondering if this would be a good idea or not but when entering tags into the Tags section of the question, would it help if the tag showed the number of online users currently following that ...
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1answer
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Gaming system with accepts

Well, it is not really efficient, but gives some reps (tried two days ago, only 41 reps :-) ). I have, for example, 50 accepted answers. And 101 reps (because of some bountying). I offer 100 rep ...
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Please let us flag comments we've upvoted in the Android app

On the Android app, could we have the ability to flag comments we've previously upvoted? This is a fairly regular need for me, and I ran into it again earlier: I flag comments as obsolete when they ...
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Provide a mechanism for users to comment on a job listing

Recently, I answered a job listing on Careers 2.0 and interviewed with the company. I progressed to the developer test stage where I decided the way the company did its "developer test" did not agree ...
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Suggest edits to Company pages on Careers 2.0

Recently, I found some typos on a Company Page at Careers 2.0. I didn't find a nice, direct way to suggest the company to fix it. I wonder if there is a way to suggest an edit to the company page, so ...
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Time disparity between posting and commenting [closed]

I have posted a question on SO and had one comment. The time of comment is however earlier than that of my question post.
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1answer
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Add “Refresh” menu item or button

I hope I'm not missing out on something because I find the only way to refresh a question or its answers in the app is to scroll all the way to the top then pull down to refresh. The refresh button ...
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A state of grace. Period

In chat, if you notice a typo in a message you have a certain period before the capability to edit goes away. I have no problem with this. Nevertheless, what is the point of notifying someone that ...
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1answer
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Edit changed nothing

A second or two after I made an edit on a post, I noticed that the original author of the post made an edit that changed absolutely nothing. Neither the Stack Overflow difference algorithm nor two ...
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1answer
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Enable jumping to the list of questions from site account screens in the Android app

Navigating to a site I'm a member of but not on my shortcut list (in the left slide-in panel) requires 3 taps and anything from 3 to 8 scrolls or typing 3 or more letters, all the while having to ...
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1answer
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Please update the mobile theme for Meta.SE [closed]

Currently the mobile theme (for Windows Phone at least) is identical to the Meta Stack Overflow theme. Differentiating them at a glance is very difficult; you need to look for clues like the top bar ...
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Crash report log

I'm an Android app beta user. I keep encountering crash on my Android phone. I rarely use the stackexchange app for more than 5 minutes without crashing. In the Help page there is a sentence "Crash ...
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Safari browser flyover is visible even when I'm using Chrome

This flyover points at the bookmark icon in Safari, but points at nothing in Chrome.
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1answer
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Chat shortcut [metaso] expands to a URL that's missing a letter

In chat, the short code [metaso] expands to http://meta.stacexchange.com/ (no typo, the missing 'k' is the bug I'm reporting). (And since this is too short a bug report, I'll note that I think that ...
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The notification for inbox and achievements is a bit misplaced [duplicate]

The notifications we get on the inbox and achievements icon in the top-bar seems to be a bit misplaced. Here is a snapshot of it. It seems to be misplaced by only a few pixels, but it seems to be ...
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1answer
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Votes to delete answers (and grey fonts) for answers on Meta sites

I can understand why answers with a low score have a button to vote for deletion on normal SE sites, but I don't think that's appropriate on Meta sites. Answers and votes on Meta sites don't have the ...
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1answer
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Place answers into demilitarized zone instead of 5 minute grace period

I'm going to piggy back off Make first draft of a new answer part of the permanent revision history but suggest that instead of having first drafts included in revision history, just change to a 5 ...
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Google approval screen overlaps with status bar

Just downloaded the iOS app (0.1.60), when I try to login using Google, the time bar overlaps with the word "Google". Screenshot attached.
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1answer
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The developer name string should be modified

When I first launch the App I am presented with a confirmation dialog. The dialog specifies the name of the developer as "iPhone Distribution: Stack Exchange Inc." See screen shot (no jokes about my ...
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Make the MSE favicon grayscale (like all other meta icons are)

The new favicon for Meta Stack Exchange looks exactly the same as the one for the Stack Exchange network site:       This can get a bit confusing, especially if you happen to have ...
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1answer
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Why is the migration notice telling me this question came from the same community?

Okay, the title may be a little bit misleading - this is a feature-request. I know why it does this, but I can't say I like it. See, when a post is migrated from a main site to its meta, we still ...
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2answers
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Can we upgrade the unicorns to something more … predatory [closed]

Nothing against unicorns of course, they are great ... but can we upgrade the meta mascot to something more ... majestic? I mean, am I the only one who is not a fan of something that looks like an ass ...
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Allow posting answers for “on hold” questions [duplicate]

In short, it would be useful to allow posting answers for questions that are within the "on hold" period. If need be, and probably wise, the ability to do so could be linked with an appropriate ...
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Make moderator message templates adapt for recidivism

Can the templates available for moderators to use when privately contacting users for serious matters have versions for repeat offences? Currently, the templates are written with a style befitting a ...
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Should we add more badges for asking questions?

Early on, there was a question about whether Stack Overflow should add badges for asking lots of questions. At the time, one answer was: Getting answers is reward enough for asking questions. ...
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1answer
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Add another option for “Full remote”

In Careers, the "Work remotely" option is great, however some companies use it to mean work remotely part time (like a few days a month). Obviously part-time remote work vs full-time remote work are ...
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1answer
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How to ask - language info

On a few occasions I have come across a question that is written in French. I understand such situation is not a common problem but it happens from time to time. My suggestion is to add short ...
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April Fool Colored Comments

I loved the colored comments yesterday.... They looked more structured and were easier to read for me. May this feature can be added and toggled on/off and configured in the user settings?
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Notify users of comment cleanup by displaying message before comments

I was informed after a deleted comment that a moderator cleaned up the comment section. As comments can (and should for certain circumstances) be cleaned up could we add a message for the comment ...
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1answer
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Can we get colour options added to the “Colorful Comments” power? [closed]

I just used my hard-earned Unicoins to purchase the Colorful Comments power, and it's great. I only find one thing lacking; the colour can't be changed! Eeeeek! After seeing the wide and varied range ...
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Comments can have mini-Markdown bold/italic/underline/custom links, but what about the HTML equivalents?

I've seen a few duplicates like this question, but not exactly this question, so I'm going ahead and asking this. As mentioned in the title, it's possible to create ...
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1answer
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Popup privilege information before posting

My account is blocked in Stack Overflow from posting questions. I found the bug that Stack Exchange Android application accepts questions even from blocked users. It is rectified now. I have a ...
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1answer
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Question age not calculated correctly

Today I stumbled upon this issue – on one of the question pages at Stack Overflow, it says: asked 1 year ago Yet below the little box says: asked May 3 '12 at 19:02 Correct me if I am ...
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Personal Reputation League on Stack Overflow?

I don't know if this has been asked, but I can seem to find it. I was wondering if you could on Stack Overflow setup a personal (i.e. non-public) reputation league, that works on an invitation based ...