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How to edit profile setting using phone/internet browser from phone?

How can I edit profile setting using phone/internet browser from phone? I want to change my profile picture to the image that inside my phone. However, there are no Edit profile & Settings option ...
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API authentication channelUrl from a userscript?

The Stack Exchange API has this Javascript library for authentication. What do I pass as channelUrl for a user script running on SE sites? The docs said it needed to be "a blank page on the same ...
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Wanted Stack Exchange's markdown editor for github.com/slack.com

I would like to have the same WYSIWYG markdown editor as the one on Stack Exchange's websites. The most wanted feature is the keyboard shortcuts like ctrl+k to add backticks around selection, ctrl+l ...
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Markup Bold doesn't work in chrome

As seen in this image below, bold in markdown is not working. Below, the lines "What I want" and "What I've tried" should be bold. For instance, this is not bold for me. It looks slightly different, ...
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Greasemonkey Script to Put Notification Indication in the Browser Tab

I find the number of questions that show up in the tab to be pretty useless. What would be really useful, is if notifications of comments or badges or rep would indicate in the tab. Since that is ...
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Buggy Chat Interface

I use a macbook and access stackexchange sites with a Stackoverflow app that I created with fluidapp. I notice that when I'm in chat, I can't hit enter to send a message. Further, the page layout is ...
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Script to automatically imgurify images when editing

Occasionally I come across old posts (from before the current stack.imgur setup) that contain images on other image-hosting services. In order to forestall link rot, these should be placed on the ...
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Is it OK to request HTML features to make it easier to make Greasemonkey scripts and browser extensions for Stack Exchange sites?

I've been playing with some Google Chrome user scripts (just like Greasemonkey scripts for Firefox) to add enhancements to my Stack Exchange sites. Sometimes I find it's difficult to scrape what I ...
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Userscript to auto-replace SOFU links in comments?

SOFU links pasted into questions get automatically replaced by the question title. This has been this way for some time now, and it's great. However, it is missing from comments. This is very ...
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JavaScript helper for *stackoverflow.com/reputation

After finding and reading How do I audit my reputation? I thought it would be a good idea to write some JavaScript that makes the response from https://stackoverflow.com/reputation a little bit more ...
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What's the correct way to @include all SE sites?

What's the @include sequence that most accurately lists all the SE sites for greasemonkey/userscript hacking purposes?
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Greasemonkey/User-Script Request: Remove “x” links next to Interesting Tags

For whatever reason, I have great difficulty with the Interesting Tags. At least several times a week, I accidentally click the "x" next to a tag, removing it from the list. It's probably because I'...
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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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Greasemonkey: highlight your username in red wherever it appears (find your own posts more easily) [closed]

Install it on userscripts here The posts of the person who asked the question are highlighted in blue, so why can't our own posts be highlighted? It makes finding my stuff much easier. Highlights ...
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Greasemonkey script to require double clicks to vote

This script helps to mitigate accidental votes (which are now nearly impossible to rescind) by requiring two clicks within one second on a vote arrow in order to cast a vote. Clicking once does ...
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Script to add more branded icons to SO tags, to offset Adobe branding

I wrote a script to add some more branding to the tags, mostly open source projects like Python, Ruby, etc. Full disclosure : the script directly links to a bunch of favicons because I'm lazy. Here is ...
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User option to disable sponsored tags in the tag list

If you go to https://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/flash you will see an adobe logo fest. The tags list could end up looking like a walk through Tokyo. – random 13 mins ago Could we have an ...
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Greasemonkey script to gold plate SOFU [closed]

Now with actual (pictures of) gold plate and a gold SO icon. There's a new preferences tooltip (bling bling) that allows features to be toggled: Shamelessly ripping off an existing script to show ...
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A Greasemonkey script to show reputation gain and loss separately [closed]

Adds functionality to show recent upvote/downvote activity on posts. Just click the big score on any question or answer, and this script will query the recent reputation graph JSON API to find the ...
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A Greasemonkey script to make browsing interesting tags easier

SOFU Interesting Tag Browser Updated with bugfixes, see Recent Changes below. Thanks to those who responded with suggestions and bugs! Wrote this for myself to make browsing my interesting tags ...
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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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Display statistics/have subject badges for accepted answers

Update to clarify what I'm asking for (based on discussions on a few other questions there seems to be conflation of two distinct things). I'm not interested in badges for answers that I have accepted,...
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Greasemonkey script to show current daily reputation cap [closed]

Important: this no longer works and needs a patch; see my answer. I've just finished creating yet another greasemonkey script. This script will display your reputation earned today and the time till ...
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A greasemonkey script to move interesting tags to top, ignored tags to bottom [closed]

I've just created a small Greasemonkey script which will move interesting tags to the top, and ignored tags to the bottom. You can get the script from the User Scripts page: https://userscripts-...
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Allowing framing on Stack Overflow with Greasemonkey

I'm using Stack Overflow with Google Reader and the Better GReader plugin for Firefox. When I try to open a question with the preview function I see the message For security reasons, framing is ...
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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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Greasemonkey Hotkey Script [closed]

I'm curious if anyone has gone and created a Greasemonkey script that makes the entire StackOverflow site Hotkeyed similar to Google Reader/Google Mail? Seems like it would be an awesome way to power ...
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Ignore Users Script

IMPORTANT - Read before using... This script is not meant to be a solution for bad behavior on Stack Overflow. If you feel somebody is violating the rules of this site, please contact the proper ...
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SO-Site Bar (Minimalistic)

Download Source: http://www.sampsonresume.com/labs/so-sites_minimal.user.js Description Greasemonkey script for linking the SO-Sites together. Jeff rightly pointed out that a mere clone of the ...
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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
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Firefox StackOverflow Toolbar

You can follow development progress on Twitter: @stack_o_bar There's a Google Groups in place for discussion. New Developments: The StackOverflow Bar has been accepted into the public as of 24 ...