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Tag Badges with empty stats

On a user's activity page in the "Summary" tab, there is a cog button to select the "next tag badge" to track. Clicking this button brings up a list of tags with statistics for &...
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Fanatic Badge is not showing right away in profile under "Badges" right after receiving it [duplicate]

After 100 days of consistency I've attained the first gold badge "Fanatic". Now the badge is disappeared there. Also this my Stack Overflow profile. I don't know what it happened and what ...
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"Track the next one" window shows tag badges instead of normal badges

(Note: apparently this has been reported already in this answer on the New responsive Activity page, along with at least 215 answers and no feedback on this specific bug.) I recently earned a badge on ...
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On private beta sites the "Select your next badge" popup isn't populated from the "Track the next one" button, but works fine from "Let us pick" [duplicate]

On private beta sites (you need to be a member of "Proof Assistants" to access that URL), on the user profile activity page, when you earn a new badge there are two buttons presented: Track ...
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Checkmark for obtained badge overflows for badge with long names

When selecting a next tag badge to track, and choosing a category, e.g. Silver, you first see badges you already obtained. When the badge name is long, the checkmark overflows the container: This ...
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Is the 'positive question record' a rolling count, and if so how do I work out how many days until it will be positive again? [duplicate]

I am '33/30' for the Inquisitive badge, but as I don't have 'positive question record' in the last 30 days, I can't get it yet. The badge text says: Asked a well-received question on 30 separate ...
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Misalignment between badge progress trackers in user profile

I think there's been a recent vertical misalignment between the left and right badge progress trackers on the activity tab of the user profile. Using Firefox 94.0.1 (64-bit) on Windows 10 Pro. rev ...
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Clarify why review badge progress doesn't appear to add up

I was able to complete some "First Answers" reviews today. After completing three, I took a look to see my progress. It shows as follows: The page says that I've reviewed 4 review tasks, ...
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Don't show the "Congratulations - you earned [badge]" notification in the badge tracker until the system has actually awarded the badge

In one's own user profile page's activity tab, on the badge tracker, if someone meets the criteria to earn the badge they're tracking, the page will show "Congratulations - you've earned [badge ...
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Don't recommend the asking days badge series in the user profile if user doesn't have a positive question record

The Curious, Inquisitive, and Socratic badge family (i.e. the "asking days badges") are awarded based on two criteria: Achieved a threshold number of qualifying days (days when one's asked ...
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Why is the 'Next badge', Curious, the same as the Newest badge in this profile?

This user (not me) has been awarded the Curious badge. Why is the 'Next badge' still showing as Curious badge on this profile?
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Track badge with conditional views that require improvement

This behaviour was seen in Android 10 using both Firefox version 81.1.5 and Google Chrome version 86.0.4240.99 and in multiple communities. In one's profile, in the Activity tab, there are at least ...
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Negative tag score == positive badge progress?

I have seen a user with a negative tag score but the score progress of the tag badge is displayed positively. This is the tag the user wrote most answers about so I understand why it is displayed as ...
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Link to "What's a positive question record" canonical post when people have a negative question record

Every now and then people will ask what a positive question record is and how it is calculated, generating unnecessary duplicates and perhaps wasting time & energy. This could somewhat be ...
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"Go get it" button is misaligned in badge progress box

The button to "Go get it" on a badge's preview display in the profile page is aligned to the left instead of to the right, like it used to be. Its text content is also strangely underlined, ...
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The review badge progress indicator shows a badge I already have

... and it tells me that I need a negative number of reviews to get that badge. Also reported by user Dharman in SOCVR: It looks like I can get a silver badge for review if I only review -2372 more ...
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Make use of the trackable badge space once all are earnt

I recently earned all of the badges that are trackable over on my main site Science Fiction and Fantasy. I'm not quite sure what I was expecting or if I figured it would be empty but of course, it ...
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Badge tracker not showing the next badge

Usually when I go to a users' profile and look at the activity tab, I can see there a badge tracker which shows the newest badge and next badge - with a progress towards that badge. Today I have ...
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Not quite awarded badge glitch?

Glitch with a recently 'earned' badge. Upon finally casting my 600th qualifying vote on Code Golf for the electorate-badge, the display did this.: 24 of 25? So then I took a peak at the 'Select your ...
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Is Socratic badge broken?

I had 87/100 progress on Socratic badge several days ago. After that I had at least 3 days with new question with positive score. But the progress is still 87/100. Is it broken? UPD: on the "...
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congratulations for wrong badge [duplicate]

I got a notification “You’ve earned the "modular-arithmetic" tag badge”. However, when I clicked on it, I got congratulations for the last tag (card-games), for which I’d ...
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Some tags are not trackable [duplicate]

For example, on ruSO Meta we have tag выборы, but I can't track it and this badge isn't showed on the badges page in my profile. On the main site we have tag олимпиада. Our member reported, that he ...
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Why some badges can't be chosen as the "next badge"? [duplicate]

I can't find some badges e.g. unsung hero or famous question for the next badge option. Why? The screenshot pictures an empty search result for the unsung hero badge:
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Newest badge shown in wrong place in badge tracker

When you have played out the badge tracker, the newest badge is still shown, but in the place where the next badge used to be: rather than in its original position on the left:
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'Track the next one' button barely readable when hovering

When hovering over the 'Track the next one' button in the badge tracker on your profile page, its background changes to white, which makes the light gray text hardly readable: This seems to be ...
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Progress background of gold badges in profile is barely noticable

The difference between page background color and progress on golden badges is so miniscule that I find it hard to see it at all. I see progress on bronze and silver badges just fine, but the contrast ...
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Inconsistent accessibility support for gear icons

All gear icons highlighted in the screenshot above offer a similar experience: you can click on it and a "window" opens. However there are subtle differences that may have an impact for keyboard-only ...
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Badges are too cheap

Why did you made badges so cheap? They are given way too soon. I have recently received the "Organizer" badge only after one approved edit. One should earn a badge after a substantial good-quality ...
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It's possible to track your progress for a badge you can't earn (anymore)

It's possible to hijack the "Select your next badge" call and choose a badge which you've already earned, or one which doesn't even display (e.g. Marshal if you're a ♦ moderator). Steps to ...
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"Select badge to track" modal goes off-screen

Resolution: 1280x720 Browser: Firefox 68.01 OS: Ubuntu 18.04 Problem description: The "select your next badge" modal goes off-screen and the bottom can't be viewed.
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Incorrectly awarded Archaeologist badge on meta-site

Last week I received the Archaeologist badge on Sustainability Meta, but I don't think that's correct. I have 209 revisions in total, but the vast majority (144 revisions to be precise) are on 1 ...
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User is tracking tag badge for non-existing tag with emoji

This user on Meta Stack Overflow is tracking their next tag badge, for a tag that does not exist. It's the dragon emoji: They're doing it on Stack Overflow too. I doubt the tag ever existed; given ...
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How is the recommended next badge determined exactly?

According to Help us test the shiny new "User Activity" page! (Plus a bunch of new features.), the "Progress to next badge" bar automatically selects the badge you're closest to earning (...
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Can not browse for next badge to earn

Screen tells you it's showing 100 of whatever badges, but none of them show. This functionality used to work.
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What is this "custom badge here..." thing in the badge tracker all about?

While selecting a new badge to track, I came across something odd on the badge tracker gui: I'm looking specifically at this part: I've never noticed it before. (And I go through the badge tracker a ...
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Posts edited counter (for Strunk & White badge) is sometimes off

This question is inspired by Edit counts toward Strunk & White badge do not always add up to 80, where I remembered that I wrote a Global Edit Summary, which is (on some sites) off by one or more ...
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Taxonomist Badge - How can I earn this badge?

I am confused about the Taxonomist badge. Its tagline is "Create a tag used by 50 questions". So my questions are: I created a few tags by clicking the help us create it option. So I created those ...
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Does a "Positive question record" count across the whole SE network?

So, I've been reading up on the curious badge. I get the formula, but I have a question about it, because of reasons described below. I just joined SCI-FI. I asked a question that got 4 upvotes (at ...
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Can we enable tracking a badge statistic even if you already have the badge?

There is a page in the user profile where you can choose which badge to track next. This page shows your current progress towards the badge: I am often interested in seeing my statistics even when I ...
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What criteria must a badge meet to be tracked? [duplicate]

Over on Arqade, I'm getting close to a bronze badge in the super-smash-bros-ultimate tag: However, when trying to track this badge, it doesn't show up in the selection screen! Since the game was ...
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Add progress bars to the badges on the Badges page

It would be good if we add a progress bar to some of our badges on the Badges page to indicate the user how they have gotten far to it before the users gets that badge immediately. I've drawn what I ...
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Edit Post Counter Stays Hard Coded on Magento.SE

Most of the time I can see on Magento.SE that some users always keep editing posts whether it's going to be helpful or not. (That's not my concern). I did that same thing today (For checking editing ...
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New privilege tracker - 'Track the next one' banner misplaced when you've also earned a new badge

I'll admit that this is a rare case, but when you've earned a new privilege and a badge you've tracked, the dark blue 'banner' which contains the 'Track the next one' button seems to be positioned too ...
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Hide obtained and/or irrelevant badges from badge progress review queue

There's a badge progress popup in the review queue, which (independently of the queue you're in) shows your progress towards the Civic Duty, Copy Editor and Electorate badges. Unlike the badge ...
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Remove "Go get it" for Research Assistant

This request is a follow up to my question "Go get it" link is broken for Research Assistant and some other badges. I found out from Brain Nickel's answer that it is not a bug but intended ...
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Other categories in the activity page overlap on "Track the next one" [duplicate]

So, I got a discussion tag badge some time ago. When I visited my activity page to check it, I saw something which I think as a bug. The options in the activity page i.e Summary, questions, answers ...
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Enthusiast/Fanatic badge progress does not reset until you log in

Something I discovered recently is that the "progress to next badge" tracker is visible on the "activity" tab of other users' profiles (showing whichever badge they've set as their next badge to be ...
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"You've earned (badge)" panel layouts are broken

When I visit my activity page I see this: The "Congratulations! You've earned (badge)" section has dropped down completely beneath the tabs under it. The "You've earned a new privilege!" section has ...
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If I track my next badge, then will it stop tracking my privileges on Stack Overflow?

If I track my next badge, then will it stop tracking my next privilege? Also: Isn't the next badge already being tracked on the right side of my 'privilege tracking'?
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Name of next tag badge and progress for it are jammed together if name is too long [duplicate]

When I was looking at my profile, I discovered that the name of my next tag badge was jammed with the bar showing my progress for me. It looks like this happens when the tag name is too long. This ...
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