We’re rewarding the question askers & reputations are being recalculated! Read more.

Questions tagged [alerts]

Enquiries about any kind of alert or notification system used by the site. This might include balloon pop-ups, e-mail notifications, or (most often) the flashing alert bars which appear at the very top of StackExchange pages.

7 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
22
votes
0answers
219 views

Why is the 'plink' noise in chat not an account setting?

First, let's explain what I am on about. That little 'plink' noise you get by default when some one posts a message at you on chat. I HATE it with a passion! At first I was ok with the noise, as I ...
9
votes
0answers
46 views

CW post revisions should alert greatest contributor

Community wiki posts do not show the original poster's avatar, and if someone else has contributed more to the post than the OP, it is now attributed to that person, with a percentage displayed that ...
5
votes
0answers
338 views

Confirm navigation dialog appears after cancelling edit by reloading post

If a post is updated while you're editing, a notification will appear allowing you to reload the post (and cancel your own edits). However, it appears the page still thinks you have pending edits. If ...
3
votes
0answers
86 views

Prevent user from clicking wrong button when editing a post

So, I was just editing a post. Made my changes and I scrolled down and without thinking I accidentally clicked the "Post Your Answer" button. Immediately after clicking it, I was like "crap, wrong ...
2
votes
0answers
64 views

Ability to get notifications for keywords (not tags)

I'm not sure how feasible this would be, but it could be nice in many cases to be able to subscribe for alerts on questions having a specific keywords. I saw a similar questions asked before, but ...
2
votes
0answers
42 views

Change of message appearing after removal of @lerts

See my original question here: https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/99104/posting-comments-where-whoever-is-removed-and-prevents-posting-due-to-short-comm I understand why @alerts are being ...
2
votes
0answers
76 views

Answer has been posted update bug (Not really a big deal)

I noticed a small bug when on stack overflow. These are the steps to reproduce. Go into a question. post a comment. while posting a comment, have an update about an answer being posted come up. ...