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For questions relating to the use (or interference) of add-ons with the Stack Exchange network, such as browser plug-ins, third-party integration tools, etc.

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Any widget to close questions as off-topic in one click from questions list?

I am moderating a site overflown by off-topic questions sent to us by the wizard. 80% of the questions can be recognized as totally off-topic by just looking at the questions list. Problem: I still ...
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Adblock Plus removing text below unanswered questions [duplicate]

I understand the reason for the massively negative feedback to this question. It's not a Stack Exchange bug, I agree. I don't care about the bug, I just wanted to draw attention to it. I thought SE ...
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Detachable Answer and Preview Section

Can it be a good add-on to have the capability to undock/detach "Your Answer" and the underlying preview section in a separate modal so that an answer-er can flexibly use the size of the modal to ...
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Is there any StackNotify extension for `Safari` browser?

Is there any StackNotify extension for Safari browser? I have Google Chrome version which is good. Looking for an Safari version?
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How do I get desktop notifications, in Firefox, for the Stack Exchange inbox? [closed]

I was just browsing some Stack Exchange sites the other day, when I thought about how nice it would be to have a little information bubble every time I get a new thing in my SE inbox. I already have ...
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How do I prevent a Stack Overflow addiction? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I keep from getting addicted to SO? Looking up answers to questions on Stack Overflow obviously is benefical for your employer, but it's very, very tempting, to keep ...
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Stack Overflow plug-in for Visual Studio?

Do you know if anybody has ever created a plug-in to access Stack Overflow from Visual Studio? I'd like to be able to search, answer, and vote for Q&As from within the IDE.
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Chat Enhancement - Browser Plugin for Linux Users

Me and a couple of other people have been hard at work to bring something brilliant to all Linux users who frequent the chat rooms on StackExchange sites. Introducing... chromify-osd! As you can see,...
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Fast way to search stackoverflow.com using google

Everytime I have to search something on stackoverflow.com using Google I have to type the rather long <search term> site:stackoverflow.com Is there some way to speedup the process, so that I ...
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Stackoverflow AddIn for VisualStudio, Eclipse

What do you think about this idea. This addin will give you the ability to browse for questions and what is more important to type answers directly inside your IDE. This way you can write some code, ...
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Greasemonkey/Opera: Quick User Details [closed]

Firefox and Opera users... So I got the itch for another greasemonkey script - this time to retrieve the user details for any given user in a question without having to go to their page. Perhaps some ...
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Have you modded your SO interface?

Stackoverflow really has a nice clean interface, but I always find some little things I like to tweak - with stylish and/or greasemonkey - in the sites I visit most. So far I have replaced Arial (I ...
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Would there be a point in making an SO-customized alert script?

I was doing some scripting / parsing of SO, then it occurred to me that I'd better check if I was doing redundant stuff.. is there existing software that supplies the following features? Has SO ...
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search stackoverflow (and serverfault) from firefox search box

I don't want: install anything (e.g toolbar) type too much Baically something that would show the SO or SF favicon and do a google site:stackoverflow.com search would be just fine - but I haven't ...
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HREF Overflow: A tool to find cross-references between the trilogy sites [closed]

Update 2010/04/25: A built-in feature like this seems to be around the corner. Note the "Linked" column on the right – this has been deployed exprimentally on Meta, but I suspect it won't be ...
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Community “Waffle” Your Posts

Installation http://www.sampsonresume.com/labs/community-waffle.user.js Description Following a recent question, I decided to create a Greasemonkey script that will "Community Waffle" all posts ...
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Visual Toys for SO?

Stack Overflow is, I think we can all agree, The Best Thing Since Frozen Waffles. Unlike sad knock-offs such as digg (where Questions are called "Stories", Upvotes are known as "Diggs", and Downvotes ...
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Is it wrong for the community to add 'social' features using scripts?

I know that it has been discussed a lot that StackOverflow is NOT a social networking site. But, I'm wondering if it is wrong for people who design tools to be used with StackOverflow (Greasemonkey ...
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Greasemonkey script to load user-rep within comments

Due to recent feature-additions to SO, I've decided to change this script a bit. Stack Overflow will now communicate a users reputation within comments when you hover over their name. I have modified ...
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SO-Family Quick-Reference to Q's, A's, and Fav's

Download Source: http://www.sampsonresume.com/labs/so-bigbox.user.js Installation: Install Greasemonkey for Firefox. Restart Firefox. Return here and click the 'download source' link. Once ...
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Integrate a “Tweet this” button with Greasemonkey

Tweet Tweet... As the title suggests, let's see you javascript-guru's break out the grease and integrate twitter. This is absolutely necessary because the community has a sharp division over what SO ...
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Stack Overflow module for Drupal

I've made a nice little Drupal module for Stack Overflow. Currently it enables display of the Stack Overflow. The main advantage to just embedding the flair through JavaScript or iFrames is that this ...
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Watching reputation points in the KDE system tray

If you want to follow your reputation points in the KDE system tray, you might want to take a look at the BitBucket page of the StackOverflow KDE System Tray: Requirements: KDE4 PyKDE Python You ...
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Stack Overflow “GamerTag” WordPress Widget

Using my incredibly shoddy PHP skills, combined with my staggeringly shallow knowledge of WordPress I've put together a Widget that shows Name, Gravatar and Rep in an XBox Live "GamerTag" style ...
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What third-party tools are there for the trilogy websites?

What third-party tools, plugins, addons, widgets are there for the trilogy websites? Return to FAQ index