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Improving the Global Network Auto-Login experience [duplicate]

http://blog.stackoverflow.com/2010/09/global-network-auto-login/ How does SO's new auto-login feature work? Something about having to deal with this feels really clunky. Am I the only one who ...
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Make it possible to log into all my SE sites at once [duplicate]

Welcome back Mad Scientist, you've been logged in. Click here to refresh the page. I see than banner far too often. SE decided in the beginning that there should be one account per site, and not a ...
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New 10K tool: question close statistics

Two years ago, we rolled out some significant changes to closing, along with a massive number of changes behind the scenes to clean up the supporting logic that had grown crufty over the years. As ...
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2answers
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How does SO's new auto-login feature work?

SO and SU just told me I've been logged in. I'm guessing because I'm already logged into my Google account... but how does SO know that?
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New year, new experiment: Login and Signup UI

In the true spirit of better late than never... We're on-and-off A/B testing a new UI for login and signup pages on all Q&A sites. It looks something like this: The long and short of it is ...
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2017 TeamDAG project updates

Who is TeamDAG? What is the TeamDAG working on? Why are you working on that and not [insert favorite feature request here]. These are some of the questions that we hear regularly on meta.so and ...
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Keeping the top bar logged in

It is my understanding that one of the central purposes of the new top bar was to unite the sites so that there is a feeling of staying within the same master site (Stack Exchange) as you browse the ...
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Please stop disrespecting my wishes by logging me in where I've explicitly logged out

The recent changes to the global authentication system are disrespecting my explicit wishes. I am in the habit of logging out of some SE communities when I am done. In the case of one community I am ...
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Why is the ##UserID## parameter not populated in Data Explorer anymore?

Environment I'm logging in using the OpenID from http://openid.stackexchange.com and using Chrome 31.0.1650.57 m if that matters. Steps to reproduce: Log in to Data Explorer and compose a query, ...
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2answers
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Extend or remove Data Explorer timeout [duplicate]

I know that we don't have automatic login for the Data Explorer, but what's with the automatic timeout/logout? There have been times that I am logged into the site, maybe I walk away for a little bit,...
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1answer
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Log out of all Stack Exchange sites with linked account simultaneously

On the logout page for each Stack Exchange site, there is currently a button for Log Out, which logs the current session out of the current site, and a button for Log Out Everywhere, which logs all ...
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1answer
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How does one Stack Exchange site know that I'm logged in to the other?

Here's what I did: Completely cleared my browser of all cookies Open a new browser window in Incognito mode Navigate to askubuntu.com and log in Open a new tab and navigate to stackoverflow.com On ...
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List of communities with base css updates completed

By January 2016, All communities have been updated The design team has been rolling out design updates to sites as part of network-wide update to a new base css framework. The updates allow us to: ...
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How does SO's new auto-login feature work without any refresh?

How does SO's new auto-login feature work? The above link talks about how auto login is implemented in SO. Answer to that post points to this solution. Is there a new auto-login feature? Now ...
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Why can't I just join every community by default?

I've recently discovered Stack Exchange and I'm finding it incredibly useful and entertaining. Because I have many interests, I find myself gradually joining more and more SE communities. [rant] ...

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