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Why isn't my question record positive? [duplicate]

According to that info box, the only thing I don't a positive question record. However, the math says I should. According to my profile: I have asked 8 questions Of those, 3 are closed 0 have been ...
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Are the Vox Populi and Suffrage badges good for a profile or not?

I am using Stack Overflow, and I want to earn badges. I was looking at the list of badges available on Stack Overflow, and I caught the two badges Vox Populi and Suffrage. Are these good for my ...
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Badge proposal: posts that are linked to often

It occurred to me that incoming links to posts may be a solid quality and/or relevance criterion. Hence, I propose a (set of) badge(s) should be added to highlight posts that are linked to more often ...
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Why didn't my latest (well-received) question go towards my “Curious” badge? [duplicate]

I've posted my fifth well-received question: However, I still seem to be stuck on 4 out of 5 for the Curious badge: Any idea what I've done wrong? This question is different from a similar question ...
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Badge Icon Bug when Viewing From Other Site [duplicate]

So I was looking at a badge that I got awarded on the dropdown menu whilst browsing Biology SE. The badge was a popular question one from Law SE. The badge symbol displayed was the DNA helix that is ...
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Badge icons in Achievements section erroneously correspond to the current site [duplicate]

This screenshot says it all: I am on ELL.SE, opening a recent notification in top frame. The notification is about a Badge received on Linguistics.SE site. The icon apparently belongs to the theme ...
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Gratuitous editing [closed]

Someone changed "MSSQL" to "SQL Server" in one of my questions. I don't care enough to fix it, but I think it's a fairly good example of pointless editing: the question is about obtaining metadata for ...
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Upvote not appearing in top bar, possibly linked to Necromancer badge [duplicate]

Today, I received a fifth upvote on one of my answers here. As this was the fifth upvote on a new answer to an old question, it also earned me a Necromancer badge. The upvote and its +10 rep are ...
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Bronze Tag Badge Requirement [duplicate]

I had a question about the requirements for winning the bronze tag badge: You must have a total score of 100 in at least 20 non-community wiki answers to achieve this badge. Does this mean I can ...
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Wrong symbols beside badges [duplicate]

While I was on Music meta recently, a +5 popped into my achievements box. I clicked on my notification box, and this is what I saw: Notice that the badge I got on Literature.SE has a "Note" badge ...
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Why badge Constable not awarded to Community

The badge Constable is awarded to non elected moderators if they moderate for 1 year or more. Community is a moderator, even won the Not a robot badge. Then why wasn't the Community user awarded ...
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How did the Community bot earn the “Not a Robot” badge?

Somehow, the Community ♦ bot earned the "Not a Robot" badge. How did this happen and should I start welcoming our new robot overlords?
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Informed badge on Stack Apps [duplicate]

There doesn't appear to be a Meta for Stack Apps so I'm asking this here. The recommended next badge for me is "Informed", but when I click on "Go get it" I'm taken to this page, which does not appear ...
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Add timepoint tooltip for an item with earned badge in the achivements dialog

If you cover reputation change in the achivements dialog by mouse pointer - tooltip with timepoint will be shown: For badge items no such behaviour exists: If you want to know that date you ...
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Is the “Fanatic” badge awarded multiple times? [duplicate]

As I already got one "Fanatic" gold badge. Is the "Fanatic" badge awarded multiple times at http://magento.stackexchange.com or any other community ?
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Badge - Civic Duty - Vote 300 or more times [duplicate]

What is Badge - Civic Duty It has simple description "Vote 300 or more times". I'm looking for detail of this badge. I can't see any effect upon down vote question/answers. Does it consider down vote ...
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Icon bug for some badge's winner

I wanted to report a small possible cache bug. On some users in the Windows where you can see who get awarded a badge, in the "Help Center > Badges > Tags", it seem to have a cache issue for the ...
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Can we change the way the badge progress for the asking days badges is displayed?

Currently, the badge progress for the Curious, Inquisitive and Socratic badges looks like this: When I don't have a positive question record, it only says "need a positive question record", without ...
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Please explain the “Generalist” badge in simple terms

Ok, so I see a number of posts on this badge, but I can't get to the bottom of it. As far as I understand it: The top 40 tags on a site need to have more than 200 questions each. Users need to ...
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Badge icons are missing in the Achievements when viewing from Area 51

When viewing the Achievements section from the Area 51 page, the badge icons are missing. Where as viewing from other community page, the badge icons are displaying.
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Moderator candidate statistics - badge count is zero in the elections stack exchange [duplicate]

In the Elections page for the moderator candidate statistics, the badge counts are displaying as zero. For an example, in the recent Travel SE election site the badge counts for main and meta sites ...
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Lost badge count after visiting Site Tour

I'm participating a Private Beta of Ukrainian Language.StackExchange. At some moment, I've visited the Site Tour, and BOOM! — all my badges displayed in the header frame are lost. They still exist in ...
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Remove the Analytical badge from the list of badges for sites where no users have them

I noticed that all Stack Exchange sites created after its retirement have the Analytical badge in the list of badges. But this badge has been retired and there are no users who already have it, or can ...
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Badge icons are cropped

There is a minor bug with badges display. Close-up: I'm using Chrome browser on Mac. I tried to change .badge1, .badge2, .badge3 width to 7px instead of 6px and it fixes the issue. Update: I ...
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Do we fight for badges here or to help each other to solve problems?

As question and answer site, I was wondering why the most common and basic questions get more answers and attention then a real question? I saw questions that could be answered on the first ten pages ...
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Achievements screen in iOS app doesn't show Area 51 icon

Today I received the Enthusiast badge on Area 51 (or rather, the discussion part of the site). This shows up in my Achievements list in the iOS app, but the icon is missing: This is how it looks ...
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Pundit badge: Do moved comments count?

I wrote a comment on a question and was getting up votes, 13 last time I was able to check. I later logged in to see how many votes it had (This was the first time one of my comments had gotten a ...
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How is a “positive question record” calculated?

For the badges Curious, Inquisitive, and Socratic, you need to ask varying numbers of well-received questions on different days. You also need to maintain a "positive question record" On Stack ...
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Minor alignment issue in few of the Badge page's “Awarded to” text

There is an minor alignment issue in the few of the badges section. For an example: Marshal, Curious badges in MSE For few of the entries the text to is displaying in the next line. This is not a ...
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What happens when someone earns more than 200 daily reputation but the total earned that day is less than that due to users being removed?

Last January 27th in the Spanish Language site some users were removed, and I lost 210 reputation points due to their upvotes being also removed. Nonetheless, that same day I earned 205 reputation ...
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Link for an earned badge in the iOS app

Recently I've earned a badge for an answer. If I tap on notification in web: It refers me to the answer (try this in web and in the app): But if I do the same in the app, question will be ...
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Why is an accepted answer not counted in the Score of a Next tag badge? [duplicate]

Why is the score of a tag not counted after you get an accepted answer? If I answer a question with a support tag, why does this not count in the Next tag badge?
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No badges are visible after switching from mobile web to full site

Second page of the my profile page with opened Badges page looks in mobile web like showed in picture: If you make switch to full site (via link in the bottom of the page), then resulting page ...
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Badges loading broken in election statistics

We have an current election running and I noticed the badges are not loading in the election statistics like they should be. It just hangs forever loading badge information: Unfortunately I blew off ...
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Should Badges that can no longer be awarded be removed from the 'Badges' panel? [duplicate]

I was browsing the Stack Overflow badges tab earlier, and noticed there are some badges that can no longer be awarded. For example; Analytic Precognitive Beta These are badges that, unless I'm ...
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List all questions that I edited and answered

To get the Illuminator badge you need to: Edit and answer 500 questions (both actions within 12 hours, answer score > 0). How can I list the questions that I already edited and answered? EDIT For ...
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Achieved Socratic badge; now missing and not counted

Under my Biblical Hermeneutics profile, “Badges” section, my Socratic badge is missing, although I finally acquired it today (see the screenshot below). I currently have four gold badges, but it ...
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Suggested next badge 'Editor' but no editing rights yet

My current rep on Software Engineering Meta does not allow me to edit yet: yet the suggested next badge is Editor: I would not call this a 'bug' exactly, but it's a bit weird. Can anything be done ...
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Badge alignment in the Communities block in the profile page

In the Communities block in the profile page I see a small difference for vertical alignment for badges: Following pictures is showed zoomed for better bug observing:
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Is there an option to share posts on LinkedIn and have it count for the Publicist badge? [duplicate]

I have a lot of technical friends from LinkedIn, so I would like to share questions or answers from Magento.SE, but there is no LinkedIn option when I click on the share link beneath the post. I know ...
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Can the Maverick hat be made a silver badge? [duplicate]

It seems that there are no badges similar to the criteria of the Maverick hat: answer +5 a -3 question that goes to +3 This badge would promote users to answer many underrated good questions. ...
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Double click on the next badge gear icon

Double-clicking on the next badge gear in the profile page leads to creation of two overlapped "Select your next badge" windows For the top most window mouse and keyboard events are not ...
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“Could not load question; loading in browser instead” [duplicate]

If click on an earned badge in my achievements using the Android app, some of them will open up the browser, but just showing the "index" page of the linked exchange site. I'll receive the message: *...
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“Recent Achievements”: bug with sites that have custom badges icons [duplicate]

Let's take Aviation and Stack Overflow for example. Aviation has custom icons for badges while Stack Overflow doesn't. Today I received a badge on Stack Overflow, but if accessing "Recent Achievements"...
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List all users who have a gold badge

Is there any way to list all the users who have any Gold badge, not by badge like here, but any type of badge, like Great Question, Famous Question, Gold badge in Java, Gold badge in Discussion, ...
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Why auto status of user for badges is not shown?

In the Badges screen currently the format is Now, my question is why is it not shown that: How much more points, I need for particular badge How much I progress on it ...etc, Or why does it not ...
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How can we find the Tumbleweeds? [closed]

One of the Winter Bash 2016 hats involves answering a question which qualifies for the Tumbleweed badge. There doesn't seem to be a great way to search for questions which qualify for this tag (no ...
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No hat for silver badge on meta

Some hours ago I was awarded the Good Question badge on Meta Stack Overflow: https://meta.stackoverflow.com/help/badges/21/good-question?userid=1529630 It's a silver badge, but I didn't receive the ...
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Badges in user card got incorrect position in mobile web

Circles for user's badges drawed in wrong positions for mobile web: Tested in Chrome 55 on Android.
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What makes a good badge? When and why should I suggest a new badge?

I've seen a number of badges proposed that were downvoted to the point that they didn't need a status-declined on them to figure out that they weren't happening any time soon. It seems extremely ...