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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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HTML tag span goes outside for tags search result extended by user parameter [duplicate]

Check this link for example: This affects at least Stack Overflow on Russian too. Same here on MSE: It seems it happen when the tag description contains the tag name itself.
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Total number of 'reviews today' is wrong

Very funny: on the stats page for 'suggested edits', it says there is 1 user with 1 review so far today. However, the counter for 'reviews today' says there are 11. Similar issues exist in other ...
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Do I have reputation on meta? [duplicate]

This is weird. On meta.SO I seem to have my own reputation, different from my Stack Overflow reputation. Yet, according to the FAQs, there is no reputation on any meta site (other than this one, ...
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Why is the character limit message trying to trick me?

I was writing an answer that exceeded the 30,000 character limit by a few hundred characters. I began trimming off characters until I got it to exactly 30,000 characters. But lo and behold, when I ...
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Stack Exchange mobile app push notifications

I have been a constant user of the Stack Exchange mobile app and on my previous mobile Motorolla Droid Turbo 2 it worked fine, and I used to receive the push notifications for all the selected events ...
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Reputation Graph X Axis Bug in Edge and IE

The small reputation graph on the profile page is broken in Edge and IE: While in Chrome it looks like this: Firefox also shows it correctly. I have not tested Safari. I know the Edge rendering ...
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Being able to see the data on reviews when you hover the mouse over a user icon

Until the recent changes concerning the Review page, when you hovered the cursor over an user icon, you could see some data concerning the activity of that user in that specific review queue (when ...
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Copy and pasting text directly from Word is converted into an image: Bug or Cool New Feature?

Very recently I discovered a new "trick". If I copy some text from a website onto Word and then copy and paste the text into a post, the editor prompts me to download it as an image. See below An ...
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Unparsed HTML shows on search result page

When you search on any of the SE network sites, with a tag (so that a description is shown); it shows the tag info content box, with the highlight-search-term span elements. For eg. I searched [c#] ...
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Opening Stack Exchange app from web browser link onto SE site eliminates my draft for that site

I currently opened a link to a Stack Overflow post from Chrome on Android and it brought me to my account on the Stack Exchange app on the Stack Overflow page. It eliminated the draft I had which I ...
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“For security reasons, framing is not allowed; click OK to remove the frames” when clicking on “Question advertisement” in sidebar

In the side bar on the right, I saw a cross-site "ad" for a Music question with an interesting title. I clicked the ad, then was met by a browser alert with the warning For security reasons, ...
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Single line code is hidden by the horizontal scrollBar [duplicate]

The horizontal ScrollBar on a one line code on any post is hiding the code for me. I'm using Google Chrome 71.0.3578.98 on macOS v10.14 (Mojave), but I think this bug is a general issue. And here are ...
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Question filtering menu displays partly off small screens

While using the Chrome browser on my iPhone SE, I noticed the question filtering menu displayed partly off the screen. Then I repro'd this behavior on my laptop using Chrome and reducing the ...
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Question protection should block low-rep users with existing answers on the thread

On Physics SE, I just came across a surprising case which looked like a user with 1 rep posting an answer a year after the question was protected. Upon some investigation, I found that they'd posted ...
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Some new strings on the /review section are not on Transifex

Recently we found a couple of strings that are not on transifex: Can you check out if you are working on this view, and take care of add them to transifex? Affecteds key are: ...
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Ransom note look alike font size mixture in tools page [duplicate]

The font size of the tools page (e.g. this page https://tex.stackexchange.com/tools) mixes different font sizes. The links to deleted questions seem to use another font size than the one to answers:
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Tag links in network search page go to stackexchange.com rather than the searched-for site [duplicate]

I recently discovered that the top bar on stackexchange.com searches the entire network. For instance, if you search for "shoes", you can find all the questions on the network about shoes: But if you ...
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Weird things happening with the new fenced codeblocks

If I type this code using the new fence-style code blocks, it displays fine: #include <stdio.h> int main(int argc, char** argv) { int i = 6; while(i --> 0) printf(i); return 0; }...
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Link to meta queues broken on wide screens

The last update broke the link to meta queues. On wide screens it looks like this: Previously this link was on the bottom of the page and at mobile devices it still looks as yesterday:
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What is exactly displayed on the upload progress indicator?

After updating the image upload dialog I can't actually understand what is exactly displayed on the image upload indicator. For me it looks like some randomly distributed points on the rotated ...
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Fix tooltip for the red tags on the Tags page

According to the latest information from the Red tag set by user without diamond question, not the only ♦ moderators can set the red tags on questions. Hence the tooltip for the red tags on the Tags ...
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Class .keyboard-selected remains after selection ends

With keyboard shortcuts enabled, to reproduce: Go to any question (including this one). Press e to enter the edit mode. Cancel the edit. Select anything else with your mouse or keyboard The ....
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Wrong cursor in editing help page on Bare URLs section

On the editing help page if a section is expandable mouse cursor displayed as a hand in collapsed state so clicking on the section body expand the section: Non-expandable section has normal ...
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“Search all Sites” UI is broken [duplicate]

I was just using the "Search all Sites" feature (https://stackexchange.com/search?q=cryptocurrency), and there seem to be several problems with the UI. (I'm using Ubuntu 16.02 + Firefox 64.0 at the ...
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Top x% labels missing on some user profiles

On some user profiles, there is a "top x%" label: But this is not shown for some users: Why is that so? I don't see any settings to hide this.
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Got invalid certificate error trying to log in

I got an invalid certificate error for stackauth.com a few minutes ago when trying to log in to SuperUser via Google. I tried again (after taking a screenshot and blacking out the potentially ...
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The share link dialog box appears partly off a small screen

While using the Chrome browser on my iPhone SE, I clicked "share" to get a link to a post. I noticed the share dialog box appeared halfway off the screen. Then I repro'd this behavior on ...
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Why does hatdash.com show the SO contests page but not redirect to it?

hatdash.com was used for Arqade's Hat Dash. Currently, the site shows the SO contests page but does not redirect to it. Since past Winter Bash sites all redirect to the contests page, is there a ...
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Tag edit history blank on app

I tried following this link to the revision history of a tag, but the page was blank. It is possible to pull to refresh though: This should either show the revision history (like a regular post) or ...
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Title on privilege pages look duplicated on small screen

When the device screen width is small enough on some privilege pages, e.g. here the page title looks duplicated: After increasing the width all falls into place: I suggest to remove the ...
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Suggested edit says previous (documented, not missing) version of tag body was written by the current editor, but it wasn't

Admittedly a very minor bug, perhaps even a one-time thing. The bug This suggested edit on Science Fiction and Fantasy states that user Stormblessed created the stormlight-archive tag's wiki on Feb ...
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Why the links with “leagues/{site-name}” do not work for all sites?

Typically when you go to reputation league, the url looks something like https://stackexchange.com/leagues/{id}/{site} or https://stackexchange.com/leagues/week/{id}/{site}, etc. The link contains ...
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MathJax issues in Reopen Votes review queue

When reviewing Reopen Votes on questions which have been edited, the behaviour of MathJax is a little bit different than on the regular Q&A pages. For example, the side-by-side markdown view shows ...
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Why/how was this (non wiki) suggested edit orphaned? [duplicate]

Reviewing this (non wiki) suggested edit on Stack Apps, I hit Improve Edit and further updated the post. Now the suggested edit is "orphaned". It shows in the post history: but not in the ...
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When searching with a tag, tag info displays twice [duplicate]

When searching with a tag, for example [c++] test, the C++ tag information displays twice: This is reproducible for me on both Chrome and Edge, but only on Stack Overflow, not on beta sites or ...
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Duplicates in “Company Name” dropdown under “Current position” on Stack Overflow profile page [migrated]

In the "Edit profile" page on Stack Overflow, I see that there are multiple "Experis IT" and "EXPERIS - MANPOWER GROUP" options in the drop-down list for "Company Name" (see screenshot below). How ...
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Gravatar doesn't update after e-mail change

Yesterday I changed my SO e-mail address from X.Y@Z.be to X@Z.be. ~20 hours later the Gravatar still wasn't changed to the one from the new e-mail address (logged out multiple times on SO and ...
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What's with the tagging limitations in the mobile app?

Normally, when you ask a question you can begin typing a tag, and you will receive autocomplete suggestions based on existing tags. For example, the tag question-quality: The system does not only ...
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Why was a suggested edit approved despite a mod's rejection and without OP's approval?

At exactly the same timestamp, three identical edits were suggested to a post by a user. Facts about those edits: The first suggested-edit (from the bottom) doesn't show who approved or rejected it,...
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Unable to view revision history of an Area 51 proposal

I'm trying to view the revision history of a proposal on Area 51 by clicking the "edited by X Y days ago", but whenever I click on it, it brings me to this error page: I've tested it on all ...
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Cannot view “Delete this answered question?” dialog on small screens

I thought about deleting a question recently, so I clicked the delete link. The Delete this answered question? dialog appeared, but it was not entirely visible on my small iPhone SE. Worse, I ...
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Redacting an old revision doesn't re-render the post

In redacting an API key from a post (link for SO mods and employees), I found a nice obscure bug. At the start, revision history looked like this: The first revision contains the API key that I ...
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Did starred message ordering change?

I looked at the starred message list in the Python chat room today, and it looks like the algorithm that decides what to show there has changed. There are a lot more high-starred old messages and a ...
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Description of single item is weird when flagging the own post

When I flag the own post I see the following popup with the only one item can be selected: There is no items above (and below too), and I’m not sure that current wording is correct in such cases.
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Expanded code block not showing all the code sometimes in app

Sometimes, tapping on a code block to expand it works good, as it does here (different scrolls shown): 2018: a year in spam In the above I am able to zoom and pan around. And sometimes it doesn’...
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Reputation graph goes to 2020

From my profile: It's the same with months: Happy new year.
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Mul­ti­ple plu­ral­iza­tion bugs on the User Ac­tiv­ity page on (at least) the Span­ish Stack Over­flow site, if not o­thers(?)

Fol­low­ing up on yes­ter­day’s some­what re­lated bug re­port, I have to­day dis­cov­ered that the User Ac­tiv­ity page on the Span­ish SO site has var­i­ous bugs in its plu­ral­iza­tion: No­tice ...
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Plu­ral­iza­tion bug in re­ported badges on Span­ish and Por­tu­guese Stack Over­flow sites

It looks like you have a lo­cal­iza­tion bug on the Badges pages on the fully lo­cal­ized ver­sions of Stack Over­flow. You’ve matched the gen­der but not the num­ber, so your con­cord is wrong: you ...
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Location auto fill showing old name of a country

When editing my profile and changing the location field, I have accidentally bumped into "Swaziland" still being listed as a country - although the official name as far as I can recall has been ...
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How am I at the top of this list? [duplicate]

I have recently received some reputation which made me eligible for the association reputation where you get 100 reputation for every site you have account on stackexchange. I was just looking at the ...