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Moderator election ballot: Different default images for candidates [duplicate]

If a moderator candidate has not customized his/her profile picture, the image shown for that candidate on a user's ballot is different than the image shown in the candidate list and elsewhere on the ...
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My gravatar disappeared....and cannot be selected in profile picture change area....how can I get it back? [duplicate]

This issue seems to be different from others reported previously in the Meta SE (and I have looked at them all). These things I identify in this message. Without having changed my profile (or email ...
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Gravatar change? [duplicate]

My gravatar has been since I joined in 2009 and has now changed (where not cached) to Why? I have not changed anything and it changed whilst I was just browsing the other questions are not ...
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Why does my identicon in the ranking differ from my profile's identicon? [duplicate]

I just realized that my identicon in the ranking page has a different color and pattern compared to that in my profile page: Looking at other users profiles didn't show any differences between their ...
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Today my global User Icon changed. Why? [duplicate]

My user icon, which I have used since my start with this site, changed. I know I do not use a personalized one, but I have gotten a sentimental attachment to it. Has the rendering been changed for a ...
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Profile default identicon color is suddenly different [duplicate]

For the past five years, 10 months my default Stack Exchange profile "identicon" has been an orange color. However, suddenly within the past few days it turned green. Current Color: Why did it ...
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Identicons changed on profiles (but not posts) [duplicate]

It seems that users who have auto-generated identicons as profile images are showing different images on their profile vs on posts. The images shown on posts and in chat are the regular images that ...
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Profile image changes (Gravatar images won’t be recoverable after email change)

TL/DR: You won't be able to switch back to your old Gravatar image if you change your email (or have changed your email in the past). Please save and re-upload your Gravatar image if you want to keep ...
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18 votes
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Unexpectedly changing identicon

I was interested if I can use a different flavor of gravatar instead of identicon. When you click on the change picture text on your profile picture it has the Identicon and Upload options. I clicked ...
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Why is SE suddenly using "identicon" instead of "gravatar"?

For a few days now, I have wondered why my small avatar changed to some "colored blob". I've tried with different browsers, all the same. Found some related questions here at Meta: My gravatar icon ...
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29 votes
1 answer
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Profile avatar lost on several sites after profile edit (Gravatar replaced with Identicon)

I have had the same network-wide profile avatar for many years; it's a custom image which I installed nework-wide soon after I registered for Stack Overflow back in 2011. I still see that image e.g. ...
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13 votes
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No avatar on Area 51

So I was playing around on Area 51 hoping for further news on the private beta for ebooks, and noticed that my avatar (a hand) was missing. Also the Area 51 has the old toolbar. So I looked at the ...
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2 votes
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Why was my profile icon removed?

I logged in today to find that my icon has been switched to one of the default patterns. Now I can just put it back, but the icon I have been using is a sprite from a video game so I wanted to make ...
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5 votes
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The cluttered and not very useful Bugs page

Any visitor or user who clicks the Bugs tab, situated on the Top Questions Page, is presented with *single page of bugs ranked in order of votes. These upvotes might lead an inexperienced user (and ...
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Some of the gravatars in the Newsletter don't belong to the user

Thanks for the weekly Meta Newsletter. There seems to be something off with the gravatars of some users: Shog9's avatar is If I disassemble the link in the newsletter I find this gravatar ...
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