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Alignment issue in the previous year's Winter Bash site's top bar

There is an alignment issue in the previous year's Winter Bash site's top bar. The tool tip texts are displayed next to its DIV. For example, when trying to access the following Winter Bash sites, I ...
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Mobile site shows wrong numbers when tracking privileges

This is my activity page on the mobile site: A zoom in on the privilege tracker: So it says that when I have more than 1,300 reputation, I'll get the privilege. Sounds correct, right? Let's just hop ...
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A bunch of weird bugs caused by losing reputation from an edit after reaching the cap

I reached the maximum of 1000 reputation gained from suggested edits on Science Fiction & Fantasy in April. Today (in UTC), a post (10K on SFF) that I edited (confirmation) was deleted, taking ...
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Hide button “Edit list” on other user profile page for moderators

For example, https://ru.stackoverflow.com/users/2/stanislav?tab=profile. Moderators can see link "Edit list", which opens https://ru.stackoverflow.com/users/hidecommunities/2 page. But we can't ...
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In data.stackexchange a login action for an existing account created a new user instead

I've been using data.exchange for a few months now, and I've always used the "Log in using Google" to sign in, but today, I used "Login using Stack Exchange" for the same email. This option created a ...
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The link is gone, but the linked question still appears

Consider this question. On the right column, there is a “Linked” section which contains a single question. However, there is no link from the first question to the second one. There was once, in a ...
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Deleted posts still show up in search results (sometimes)

This deleted Mathematics question still appears in the search results if you look for its content, e.g. when searching for "it seems they forgot to take the square root in the denominator": SEDE says ...
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Upvoting and flagging comments multiple times (and pretending Community did it)

If you have enough rep to get the association bonus on one site, then on any site which you don't yet have a profile on, you can upvote or flag (sorta) comments as many times as you like. Normally, if ...
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Questions per page resets when you go to the next page [duplicate]

While using https://stackoverflow.com/questions, I experienced the following issue with the Questions page. I selected the number of questions per page to be 50. However, when I navigated to the ...
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Still says featured rather than bounties on mobile site [closed]

On the mobile site, all the scrolling switchers (no clue what they’re called :P) still say “Featured” instead of “Bounties.” On the homepage: On Questions: On a random tag:
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My reputation on Code Review shows an incorrect number of items in an expandable list [duplicate]

This says it all: https://codereview.stackexchange.com/users/62615/rory-ap?tab=reputation
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Moderator Revision Redaction Approval display issue

I seen a small dislay bug today in the new admin flag dashboard. When a Moderator Revision Redaction Approval flag is open the content is full screen and not inside the correct table layout. I ...
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Hyphen on different line as commenter's username

In the comments section, I have noticed that often if the user's username gets carried over to the next line if it is too long. That is fine, but I have noticed that when this happens, the hyphen that ...
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Whole sites erratically missing from filter

I set up a filter https://stackexchange.com/filters/305027/sam to watch some tags across multiple sites of the network. In this filter I include tags from Stack Overflow as well as multiple ...
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No way to unfavourite a question in the Android app

When I press the "favourite" button beneath a question in the Android app, there is no way to unfavourite it (from the app). I receive a success message, but when I click the button again, it just ...
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Is the tag synonyms search box supposed to be case sensitive?

Is Tags Synonyms search case sensitive? While the tag names are all in small letters, when I search with any capital character in the search field, it is not returning any result. For example: when I ...
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Questions with invisible titles can be posted by using soft hyphens

Over at Arqade, we just received this question without a title (now deleted, 10k reputation only). The title is made entirely out of soft hyphens, which are invisible. Such a question can't be clicked ...
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Showing a “vote both the question and the answers up” banner on a locked question

The banner shown encouraging upvoting is redundant when the question is locked, as locking prevents voting on any of the answers or the question. (Answers can still be voted on, as pointed out in ...
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MathJax in the list of similar questions (when asking questions)

As I learned from some more experienced users, there is A-B testing with different display of similar questions (which used to be called "Questions that may already have your answer"). This was ...
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Questions sometimes not shown on homepage

While I'm writing this, this question: Can we get Complete Features Guidelines of Stack Exchange? (21 minutes old and currently at -4, see this Wayback Machine snapshot) is not shown on the Meta Stack ...
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New achievement not vertically aligned in container

It looks like new achievements in the achievement dialog have a little more padding at the top, making them not vertically aligned anymore (left). The difference is easily seen when you compare it ...
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Spacing of achievements dropdown from /review on mobile site is “wonky” [duplicate]

Prompted by the discussion in chat starting here, especially this message about the spacing being "wonky". The padding of badge icons in achievements dropdown is off when viewing from mobile. Review ...
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Did someone break the font?

I just refreshed a couple of different SE sites & the Achievements drop menu seems to have gone all-bold. I'm hoping that's not intentional. Before... After... [different Stack as I can't go ...
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Low Quality Post review doesn't show the content when completed with Edit [duplicate]

I recently reviewed this post over on SFF in the Low Quality Posts queue. It didn't warrant closure and could do with a small edit so naturally I clicked Edit, did what I needed to do and moved on. ...
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Bugs when viewing comments as a logged-out user in mobile view

A few bugs happens when viewing comments by using the mobile view of Stack Exchange sites, as an anonymous user. Bug #1 The first is about the "add a comment" link missing. When not logged-in, if a ...
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Meta sites mistakenly suggest user to acquire a badge that doesn't exist on meta [duplicate]

Check the following screenshot from CS meta: It says, Take the tour and earn your first badge Clicking the button redirects to the tour page of the main site and scrolling it doesn't change ...
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“Share” button breaks copy&paste on Linux Firefox, likely other browsers too

The share button below questions/answers pops up a link to copy & paste, but it traps the CtrlC event and uses javascript to perform the copy operation, rather than letting the browser's normal ...
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Edited answer converted to a comment produces “no edit history found for this comment” message

When an edited answer is converted into a comment, the comment will get the familiar pencil icon to indicate it has been edited, but if you click on it (an option only available to ♦ moderators),...
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Are Push Notifications currently broken for the Stack Exchange iOS App?

I've just downloaded the latest build of the Stack Exchange app from the App Store, and despite both enabling notifications and logging into my account am not receiving notifications - as an example, ...
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Inconsistency with the Images section in formatting help page

There is some inconsistency with Images section in the formatting help page over Stack Exchange sites. In Stack Overflow help page, there is an old image icon is displaying in the Images section. ...
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New “Similar questions” widget is not responsive enough

When I ask a question in a small browser window, the question titles aren't visible, so I can't really determine if my question has already been asked before:
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Search Results page title doesn't 'understand' search options

When using the is:q search option (= questions only), the Search Results page correctly notes I'm using a search option, but the page title thinks it's a regular search term: it shows "Posts ...
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Multiple sites failing to list questions

I tried to go to the Physics meta site and was greeted with: Not sure what is happening, or how long it has happened/will continue... It looks like it happened to another main beta site as well: ...
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Wrong page title in unanswered list questions page

(first discovered on SO) There seems to be a problem with title management on SE sites: In fact, the title displayed when visiting the Unanswered page on a SE site is "Highest Votes Questions", ...
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Why is my custom filter invisible after user profile merge?

I have merged two user profiles. In one user profile I had created a custom filter named "My C++". Now this filter is not shown anymore. But as soon as I want to create a new custom filter with the ...
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Answer draft is lost if you click to sign up

When writing an answer on a site where you don't have an account or are not logged in, below the answer entry textbox are options to create an account or continue as guest by providing a nickname and ...
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Why this question shows removed “for reasons of moderation” rather than “voluntarily removed by its author”? [duplicate]

The post Don't show “removed from [site name] for reasons of moderation” for self-deleted posts is marked status-completed and if I understand it correctly, if a question was self-deleted then users ...
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Message about edit conflicts not working?

According to some posts I should get a notification on saving if someone has saved before me. In this question, I saved 13 secs after A__, in revision 24. Both I and they deleted ", or is at the end ...
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Cursor indicates I can click to toggle “Ignore time filter” button, but it does not work

This is on Chrome (Version 75.0.3770.100) on Windows 10. In the flag dashboard on the Physics.SE site, when I want to click on the "Ignore time filter" button, the cursor changes to the finger when it'...
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Only actions taken are displayed on question while checking the history of Low Quality Posts review

On Ask Ubuntu, when I try to view my Low Quality Posts review history and click on the action taken on questions, I can only see the actions taken and no preview of the question. Example 1: The ...
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The close options dialog box and closing questions from the queue

Bug - Closing questions from the queue The close question dialog appears below the flag box. It would be better to have it over the flagged post box. Example: On a web browser, large screen.
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Keeping the focus on the flagged content when purging comments under a post

Bug - Keeping the focus on the flagged content when purging comments under a post For example: When purging all the comments under a too many comments flag, or too many answers flag (it probably ...
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Logging in to Data Explorer (SEDE) in another window changes name in the first

When writing a question a few minutes ago, I logged into Data Explorer in a private window. When I logged back into it in a normal window, my username had changed to "Stormblessed31729" due to not ...
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URL link issue in data explorer tutorial page

There is an issue with a URL, in one of the Data Explorer tutorial pages. In the Tutorial -> Next Steps page, I can see the following description You can find some interesting queries in this ...
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Not able to see the newsletter confirmation message box fully when the top bar stickiness is enabled

When the top bar stickiness is enabled, if I'm subscribe or unsubscribe any newsletter, not able to see the confirmation message box. It was sticky with the top bar. After I scrolled the page too, ...
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Can we skip skipping the skip button, please? [duplicate]

I never use my browser in full screen mode and when working the review queues, the Skip button jumps off screen is being skipped when I scroll down to see the comments as per screen record below: Can ...
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Email already registered? [duplicate]

I was trying to update my "About Me" page on Stack Overflow, and I saw this error when trying to save: I only changed the text in "About Me" and nothing else. What's going wrong here?
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No diamond icon for moderators in protected question moderator tool

There is no diamond icon displayed for the moderator accounts in the protected question 10k tools page.
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Greater value for year rep than total rep [duplicate]

I was looking at the rep leagues for Interpersonal skills from last year, when I noticed something odd. There are several users on the list whose total reputation is listed as being less than their ...
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Comment buttons messed up

I know this won’t get fixed, but for the record this is what the “Add Comment” button currently looks like in iOS 13: App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: iPhone 7 OS Version: Version 13.0 (Build 17A5508m)