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Questions tagged [bug]

Indicates a reproducible problem on the site that you believe is due to a mistake, malfunction, or programming error.

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Can't start a bounty without the mouse

It's currently impossible to start a bounty without the mouse. Trying to tab to the "start a bounty" skips right over it; going from "add a comment" to the link to the question in the "share a link" ...
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Runaway usercards on non-responsive pages

On any site, when browsing non responsive pages such as the revisions page or the review queue (see proposed duplicate for expandable usercards) in a narrower browser window, the expanded profile ...
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Unable to hide hero banner on music StackExchange site

Normally when I navigate to a SE site that I am not a member of, I hide the hero banner at the top using the "Click to hide" x button at the right-hand side. However this button doesn't seem to be ...
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Under profile on all actions, closed status isn't indicated on questions

On your profile, when you go to your 'all actions', I'm trying to find certain questions which may be reopened - that is, no longer closed (cough hats cough). Example on my profile Several of these ...
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Is there an auto-delete bug here at Stack Exchange?

So on 2 instances, I have been typing a Question body on a Stack Exchange site, I pressed the Backspace key to delete words/characters, when suddenly it starts automatically deleting the ENTIRE body ...
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Top bar bug - no reputation shown for Area 51

The top bar's hamburger menu displays all the community's you're a member of, and your reputation there. Area 51 is displayed there, but its reputation isn't. Funnily enough, Area 51 Discussion Zone ...
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Skipping reviews suffices for gaining the Peacekeeper hat

Yesterday, I performed a smashing four reviews on Graphic Design, but I skipped through further nineteen of them (mod-only link). Still, I got the Peacekeeper hat. I reproduced this on English ...
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Still unable to join a site when voting on a post

This is very similar to the Unable to join a site by voting on question problem, but that should have been fixed back then. Here are the screenshots before the error occurred and if the error itself: ...
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What do the shield icons on custom question list pages specify?

I was just browsing through the Questions pages on Meta Stack Exchange, and noticed all questions have a shield icon in front of them. It reminds me of the icon sometimes used in Stack Overflow for ...
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Feed not refreshing again if I'm logged in

My Stack Exchange feed fails to refresh on two Pixel 3 phones on Android 9 if I'm logged in - if I'm not logged in they refresh fine (see screenshots). This seems similar to the issue people reported ...
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Migrated question doesn't display a username on the homepage [duplicate]

My site recently had a question migrated over to it. The user doesn't have an account on our site yet. It's showing up on the homepage like this: According to What is migration and how does it work?, ...
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Cannot save knitted hat on latest Safari

When I click the "DOWNLOAD" link on the Winter Bash hat knitting tool, I get this error message: Safari can’t open the page “blob:https://winterbash2018.stackexchange.com/a0dda976-17cf-4ae3-b012-...
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Winter Bash 2018 icon disappeared

After I clicked on the Winter Bash icon, instead of showing the hats notification screen the icon just dissappeared : Now it's missing on all the StackExchange sites. If that matters, the icon ...
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Winter Bash 2018 doesn't want to Let Me Go

Everytime I try to opt-out, I get this error message: This is what I get in the console: And it responds with the following: I tried, again and again and again. This happens accross the whole ...
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Winterbash knitting - fill mode doesn't work

When I create a boundary such as: and switch to fill mode: and click inside the boundary, the entire screen is filled: I expected only the area inside the boundary to be filled. If I click ...
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Winter Bash: “Member of The Hand” hat description

Checking the description of the Member of The Hand hat, it says: post a question on answer on meta or on the main site that appears with the New Contributor indicatior and gets a score of 3 It ...
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Why missing space between secret hats in Chromium browser?

Why I see missing space between secret hats: OS: Ubuntu Browser: Chromium
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Can't decline a flag without the mouse

While this is a fairly rare edge case, I found myself in a position where I was unable to decline a flag while not being able to use a mouse. Trying to tab to the "decline" button skips right over it....
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Old man got Still Fresh here?

per le descriptione of Still Fresh: be a user on the site for less than 6 months before Winter Bash, or join during Winter Bash; have earned at least 25 reputation I joined Meta in February 2017 ...
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Got Silencium on a question with no answers for 15 min

I've received the Silencium hat on a question with no answers for 15 min. Pretty sure it shouldn't be the case: ask a question that gets no answers within a week of being posted
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Winter Bash top bar not responsive enough on very narrow screens

I like the responsiveness of the Winter Bash page, but I found one small problem: on very narrow screens, the user information in the top bar will shift down and overlap the Winter Bash logo: It's ...
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Why did I get an email thanking me for participating in an ongoing beta on Arqade Meta?

I got an email today thanking me for participating in the ongoing beta for Arqade Meta, and congratulating me for making the leaderboard which is a nonexistant page. Does this have something to do ...
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Character escaping issue kills site feed

Somebody posted a question on Stack Apps that took out the feed bot in the Stack Apps chat room with no apparent cause (discovered by Brock Adams). The feed bot is pretty important, and so are many ...
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Flag-summary page is *mostly* responsive, but post titles overflow into the stats box

I see this on my flag-summary page: At first I thought this was because not all pages on the site are responsive yet, but this one (otherwise) seems to be. The stuff on the main part of the page re-...
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Can't add a watched tag without the mouse

Next installment in the keyboard accessibility series ;) As I've mentioned previously, keyboard accessibility is an important part of making sure that your site is accessible. Watched tags fail ...
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Navigation tabs missing on /questions page due to custom question lists

I noticed that the tabs/controlls on the /questions pages are gone on MSE, MSO and SE: https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions https://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions https://stackoverflow.com/...
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URL redirection for promos link throws “The resource cannot be found” page

In some of the posts, the link for the promotion page is pointing to http://stackexchange.com/promos. This was obsolete and it automatically redirect to https://contests.stackoverflow.com/promos, but ...
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Absolute and relative dates displayed in OS language in Android app

Dates for posts and comments are displayed in OS language in Android app instead of site (or the app) language. This looks weird on sites where main language is different from the OS language. ...
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Why are tags related to themselves? [duplicate]

If you click on any tag, it opens up the main page for that tag. One of the options on that page is a link to the "top users" of that tag. If you follow that link you get various statistics relating ...
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Responsive design makes it impossible to select a mod message template on mobile [duplicate]

I just tried to select a mod message template to compose a mod message. However, since that's basically impossible without a mouse (a complaint for another time), I switched to mobile. However, I got.....
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Bio with a long URL breaks formatting [duplicate]

First noticed this over on SO on someone else's profile; they had a long URL in the bio, which made the bio expand beyond its normal size. There's a live example on my profile, but here's a pic for ...
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Badge inconsistency between user page and badge page [duplicate]

On Expatriates, on my userpage it says I have earned the inquisitive badge, but on the inquisitive badge page it says it has been awarded 0 times why is there a difference? Is one more real-time ...
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No redirect back to question after posting a comment [duplicate]

Basically the title says everything. There is no action after I post a comment, just a notification that the comment was posted successfully and white screen. App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: iPhone 6 OS ...
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Jobs messages in my inbox link to SO Talent, which I cannot signup/login for [migrated]

I have a variety of messages in my inbox labeled "jobs message". When I click on any of them, it takes me to https://talent.stackoverflow.com/users/login. This is undesirable in itself; I should not ...
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Why can't I end a question title with a full stop? Sometimes it's appropriate

I cannot end a question title with a full stop, as it gets deleted by the system. On regular sites, most question titles will end with a question mark, which is kept. An exclamation mark is also ...
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Adding another login creates a new account

I'm gradually moving to a new email address, so I tried to add it as a new login using the "add more logins..." button: That took me to this form: I filled in the new email. But when I try login in ...
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Tag popup for `[tag:]` markdown no longer working in posts

When hovering over a tag 'under' a question, a popup with extended information is shown. While the usefulness is under discussion, and people like me write userscripts to fill the gaps, I noticed it's ...
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Incorrect Meta reputation in site switcher [duplicate]

I opened the site switcher and found that my Meta Stack Overflow reputation was not right: On both Main and Meta Stack Overflow, the reputation counter on my profile page show that the real amount is ...
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When typing code as a code block in Stack Overflow, the tab key selects the post button instead of indenting [duplicate]

I use Stack Overflow too for programming questions. Mainly C programming. I include code blocks in my question by typing. Good code is properly indented, such as code in functions are supposed to be ...
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Clicking on “Save Tag Edits” displays JSON response [duplicate]

Starting today, if I click on "edit tags", then on Save Tag Edits, the browser displays a JSON response rather than displaying the question. Reproduced on Safari 12 and Firefox 63. (A side complaint:...
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Cannot use Ctrl + Enter in the sites

Whenever I try to edit and submit the answer, the Ctrl + Enter throws this message on the console. Can this be fixed? Checked in Stack Overflow. It was working till this morning. It's not a cache ...
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Tag edits result in a “success” screen instead of the updated post

When editing a post's tags today (directly, via the "Edit tags" link), the tag edits are successful, but instead of returning me to an updated page, I receive something like: {"success":true,"html":"&...
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Chat parent user doesn't reflect deleted account

Parent user for chat user is deleted, but chat user page displays him like existing one: Name, reputation and badges are still visible, but parent user is deleted. According to Shog9's answer ...
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Warning Popup when editing an answer: Changes that you made may not be saved

When I am trying to edit a question, on clicking Save Edits button, I am getting following popup: It should only come when I close that tab, however it is showing when I click on "Save Edits" button.
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Android App and the site on Android web browsers for stack exchange is missing features [closed]

The android app for android is missing some features such as the ability to see how many views a question has or how many helpful flags you raised. Please make such features available for the android ...
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Brief outage where all questions were gone [duplicate]

Just now, none of the sites I visited had any questions: I don't belong to Politics, but in addition to this I was getting a 404 by going to this page. For sites that I belonged to, I was ...
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Why do I keep getting a notification for earning the Autobiographer badge with no reputation changes?

The You've earned the "Autobiographer" badge (Complete "About Me" section of user profile) achievement keeps popping for me everytime i visit Stack Overflow Is it a bug? It's irritating seeing the ...
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Add timeout error when comment fails to be submitted via the app

Sometimes, comment posting is stuck: (e.g. when internet connection lags, internal API issues) In such cases, it just keeps loading... and loading... and loading, and never stops, forcing me to ...
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Can the web pages please respect “Request desktop site” option?

I am an intensive mobile user and sometimes I meed functionalities of the full page (desktop page). The "desktop site" of mobile Chrome and other browsers has long been ineffective. The only way is to ...
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Why do site meta questions get posted on Twitter?

I follow the Twitter accounts of the sites where I moderate. Over the weekend I noticed that they were Tweeting meta questions. These questions were really esoteric questions that only someone very ...