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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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Some tag counters are not increasing

It's been a few days since some of my tag counters are not increasing. Typically, I can see the sql counter increasing when I get upvotes, but my other tags (such as mysql, sql-server, php) are not ...
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Can't delete the filter called My Filter

I'm unable to get rid of a filter that goes by the name of "My Filter". This is the default name you get when you click on New Filter. There's a clickable "Delete this filter", which leads to a ...
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Eeeek! Reputation graph numbers overflowing all over space!

On the Network rep graph, when I zoom in or move a account with higher reputation away the numbers go all over the rep graph. Remove Linguistics.SE account from graph Eeeek! I'm not at 151 rep on ...
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Comment upvotes aren't removed when the vote owner's account is deleted [duplicate]

I recently realized by accident that, when deleting your account, your comment upvotes are not removed, unlike up/down votes. Just as an example, I posted this comment on a site where I didn't ...
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iOS app shows “selected for hot network question” in revision history as 52

This was implemented Now you can know if a question really hit the HNQ. On a revision history of a post in the iOS app this shows 52: App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: iPhone SE OS Version: Version 12.1....
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Stack Exchange iOS app not working?

I'm currently unable to access anything via the Stack Exchange app under iOS; is this a known issue?
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Reputation Retained After Deleting Answer on Migrated Question?

A couple of years ago, I answered a question (*) on EE.SE that was subsequently migrated to Home Improvement. Prior to migration my answer had IIRC about 5 upvotes. I didn't have an account on Home ...
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When gravatar is not loaded the “title” text is displayed in sidebar - Google Chrome browser

In the chat room section placeholder for the side bar, if any of the user's gravatar is not loaded, the title text is displayed inside the box, it contains the user name along with when was he/she ...
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Cannot sign up to Area 51 [duplicate]

I cannot sign up to Area 51. The error is Unable to log in with your OpenID provider: An unexpected error occurred while logging in. It's not you, it's us. This is our fault. Detailed information ...
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Why do chat notifications only appear when chat is open?

I keep desktop notifications enabled for chat. However, I notice that notifications only appear if the chat — any chat, not necessarily the one from which I'm actually getting the notification — is ...
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Unable to translate month name in the mobile web for reputation tab

I can't find the string to translate month name when viewing the profile reputation tab in mobile view: The issue was found more than two years ago: Отсутствие перевода названия месяца на ...
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Japanese SO question appears in HNQ [duplicate]

Well, it looks like it's that time of the year again! This post appears in HNQ. It probably shouldn't, for reasons discussed previously. Related: HNQ has been hacked by the Russians, Should "...
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Am I supposed to be reviewing spam flags? [duplicate]

I was just chatting in chat when I saw a little ping-like circle except it was blue and on the wrong side. So I did what any good citizen would do and I clicked it. It quickly prompted me to review a ...
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Questions from SO in Russian is still on Hot Network Question list

According to this question: Questions from ru.SO shouldn't become hot entire ruSO site shouldn't become hot. But I just saw the following while searching MSE: Direct link to the question on ...
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Code blocks cut off at different widths on different operating systems

I couldn't find this already raised apart from for mobile browsers, and this is a separate problem affecting desktop browsers (at least Firefox and Chrome, on at least Fedora and MacOS). As an ...
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Intermittently cannot dismiss chat ping notification

I often am in chat to be reachable by users and other moderators. Sometimes I happen to receive a ping while I am online. For the past few months it often happens that I cannot dismiss the ...
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Block about agreement/cookies hides links in the footer

Could you add an additional bottom padding/margin for the footer if a block about an agreement appears?
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Problem clicking on title of question to link

Consider the title of this question -- it's very long, multiple lines regardless of the size of the browser window.. If I wish to connect to the question, if the cursor is positioned between the ...
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Hot Network Questions shouldn't include per-site metas [duplicate]

Today the Hot Network Questions list includes questions from several per-site metas: Meta Stack Overflow (in case the election needed more visibility?) Worldbuilding Meta (not especially hot, even) ...
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Are meta questions now featuring in Hot Network Questions?

At this moment there are 4 meta-site questions on the HNQ list: Are History of Worldbuilding questions on topic? (World Building Meta) 2019 Stack Overflow Moderator Election Q&A - Question ...
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Newsletter title fix colors the wrong element

One of my previous bug report was fixed according to the developer’s answer but the fix has introduced a new problem. In particular there is something odd with text coloring: For English based ...
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The bottom part of site logo for localized SO is obscured on user profile page when not logged [duplicate]

E.g. my own profile page on ruSO. When not logged (just open on private mode): All is good when logged: All localized SO are affected. Related report on ruSO.Meta: Ползёт и перекрывается ...
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Reputation still showing for hidden communities on network profile

I've noticed that, for users with hidden accounts, it's still possible to see reputation changes on their hidden communities from their network profile, yet it is not possible to see the hidden ...
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Area 51 accounts can't be deleted by the user, but the system prevents users from using the contact form

If a user wants to delete their Area 51 account, it's not possible to do so through the normal settings. The account deletion FAQ says to contact SE if one wants their Area 51 account deleted. When I ...
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Increase min-height on SE code snippets to prevent scrollbar from blocking code [duplicate]

When using Stack Exchange/Stack Overflow, anytime there's a one-line code snippet with a horizontal scrollbar, the majority of the code becomes covered. I am using Chrome v72.0.3626.109. Looks ...
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Unable to translate “newsletter” in the newsletter preview title

It seems that translation for "newsletter" word in the title of newsletter preview is not possible yet, e.g. for rusSE: Same situation appears for all localized Stack Overflow sites, except for ...
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Unable to delete a non-Stack Overflow profile while in a team

I tried to delete a site profile (not Stack Overflow) and received this message: Delete Profile You are currently a member of one or more Teams. To delete your profile, you must leave your ...
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Error message for HTTP image sometimes flows over into preview

When editing a post with an embedded HTTP image (example), you'll see an error message asking you to upload it to imgur or specify an HTTPS URL: However, the lack of a line break after the image in ...
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Re-voting for reopening doesn't show notification message after second vote, but re-voting for deletion does

If you re-voting for post deletion notification message will be shown each time. But for re-opening it works differently. Notification message shown only for first click. Looks inconsistent.
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Close voting privileges on private beta sites listed as 1 reputation, but not actually given until 15 reputation

The privilege for voting to close and reopen posts on private beta sites is supposed to be given out at 1 reputation, and for a while, it was. However, at some point, a bug was introduced: basically, ...
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Searching for title that doesn't contain word doesn't work

How do I search for titles not containing a word claims that -title:word should work to search for questions whose title doesn't include the word. I tried the following search on Stack Overflow: [c] ...
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Bounty box is not aligned properly under the score value

Bounty box is not aligned properly under the score value (visible only for bounty offerer) Tested in Firefox 65.0.1 and Chrome 72.0.3626.119 on Windows 7
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No translation for “people chatting”

The new people chatting box has no string to translate for localized sites: The old one string (9cb971b40cb463eb499299c67c3a06cd) has Capitalized Words.
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Italic on heavily downvoted answer is not gray [duplicate]

https://academia.stackexchange.com/a/55322/14341 Is this a bug?
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URLs sorted by “Frequent” crash the app

Tapping on links like this one crash the app, sending me to the home screen of my phone: https://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions?sort=frequent The app doesn’t have a Frequent tab. It still shouldn’...
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Date of question displays wrongly [duplicate]

It displays as "yesterday" but today is February 20 and question's date is February 18.
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Download software for windows or mac, or Windows or Mac?

After an election ends (example), there's a banner offering readers to download a software to audit the results. However, the names of the two platforms, windows and mac, aren't correctly capitalized ...
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Temporary locks on answers not showing lock duration

Tested on Stack Overflow, Stack Overflow Meta and Pets. Questions Temporary locks on questions are showing the duration (mod only). Stack Overflow. Meta Stack Overflow. Pets. Answers On answers ...
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Unable to hide the horizontal scroll tabs in a long code snipped [duplicate]

I faced the issue on several occasions, so I am reporting it here. Please see the screenshot for a better understanding of my concern. I use a Mac. Please auto-hide it after, say, 1 second. The ...
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Syntax coloring not working on the syntax highlighting FAQ page

The syntax highlighting FAQ page shows code samples in all black text. Is something broken with the syntax coloring feature? Here's what I see on What is syntax highlighting and how does it work? ...
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Reduce the size of site newsletters to ensure that they don't get clipped in Gmail

This is related to a different question, but I'm going to propose specific changes. The goal is to reduce the size of the message below 102K so Gmail stops truncate the message, hiding a portion of ...
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“Rendered output”, “inline”, and “side-by-side” show everything as being removed then added back when it's a small edit on a long post

I just saw this edit to a very long post. The markdown diff of the edit looks fine, showing that six or so lines were changed, but the "rendered output" of the edit shows everything (even the image) ...
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Terms of Service begins with “Stack Overflow Network” instead of “Stack Exchange Network”

According to the Trademark Guidelines, the name of the network of Q&A sites is the "Stack Exchange Network". Yet the Terms of Service begins with the word "Stack Overflow Network": There was ...
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Wrong “contact us” link [closed]

At https://stackoverflow.com/company/contact the link "contact us" (at the left of the screenshot below) links to the "About" page (which has zero contact information). I doubt it is intended.
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Unable to post comment via external keyboard on mobile devices

Generally I can post a comment by pressing Enter key on my PC keyboard right after typing it. But when I use external bluetooth keyboard on my iPad, I can’t do this, pressing the Enter key just ...
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Review queue audit doesn’t take current filter mode into account

In some review queues like First Posts or Low Quality Posts there is ability to set a filter by the post type: question or answer. In case of audit there can be a wrong post type for review. For ...
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Any pending spam flags on answers are dismissed if the question is (self-)deleted

This question is related to a post that showed up on meta.SO today: it seems like (self-)deletion of the question dismisses pending spam flags on answers. This appears to be a bug, since this post (...
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Available length of search inputs is different between top bar and search page

The top bar length for search query is 240 symbols, but for the search input on the search page the length is limited to 140 symbols. This leads to weird behaviour, when a can only delete the ...
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Misleading text when answers are added and edited on iOS app

I was browsing a question using the app, and then I got a green bar at the top that said: 3 new and edited answers. Tap to reload. Only one new answer was added, and 2 were edited, so something ...
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Moderators should be able to undelete comments that were deleted by a single flag [duplicate]

Moderators can undelete comments that have been deleted. This is useful; it allows us to purge a big pile of comments and then undelete the two that added value. It also lets us undo accidents (...