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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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Child meta sites mistakenly suggest user to acquire a badge which isn't avalable on that site [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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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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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)
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Do not let comment flags invalidate reopen reviews

So, apparently, there is a feature that edits on posts that are on hold only push the post into the reopen queue if the author of the edit has not flagged the post. As in the linked question on ELL....
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Imgur is over capacity - some user avatars fail to load

I see a lot of 'white' avatars in the question lists, e.g. here and here. Some user avatars aren't loaded, e.g. https://i.stack.imgur.com/O7K2b.jpg and https://i.stack.imgur.com/gkMl8.png – they just ...
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Lots of broken images [duplicate]

Images uploaded to imgur are showing broken image icons with a link containing the image description (which is usually just the generic "enter image description here"). When I click on the link I get ...
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Badge Display Chooser badges incorrect color and not sticky

With rev 2019.7.1.34183 the chooser for showing the manner in which our badges are to be displayed was changed from tabs to dropdown selector. On main Meta (with rev 2019.7.2.34187) it works correctly,...
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Cannot ask question because tag not working? [duplicate]

At this question just click tag blank or type something show option But at Stack Overflow nothing appear, so I can't click Next. What should I do?
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Answer titles too big and cut off in post feedback

In the post feedback 10k tool, answer titles are big and cut off (but questions look ok): On sites that use a serif font, answer titles also stick out for being sans serif. I’m also noticing it ...
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Are beta stats removed from the home page?

We are generally shown stats of beta sites on the right side of home page under watched and ignored tags. I am not able to see them now. In the place of beta stats, I am directly seeing Hot Network ...
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Correction for serial voting not received yet [duplicate]

I got my reputation back for the questions marked with green marker, but not for the questions marked with red color. This is not a duplicate. I saw that link before. I didn't get my reputation back....
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Page not found error for an image in the dev days blog page

There is a "Page not found" error on the Dev Days blog post. When clicking on the image in the page, it navigate to the "Page not found" page. When inspecting the element of the image, the href ...
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Why is “Post Your Question” button in Ask Question grayed out? [closed]

Why when I try to ask a question on Stack Overflow, the "Post Your Question" button is grayed out? But when I go to DBA Stack Exchange, or here (Meta Stack Exchange), the button is not grayed out?
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Cannot flag as “should be closed…” after removing a “duplicate” flag

After removing a duplicate flag, I am unable to flag the question as "should be closed...". I am guessing this is because the duplicate flag is under "should be closed...". Is this intended? If so, ...
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Can not browse for next badge to earn

Screen tells you it's showing 100 of whatever badges, but none of them show. This functionality used to work.
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SEDE generates incorrect links for localized Stack Overflow Metas [duplicate]

Stack Exchange Data Explorer generates wrong (outdated) links for localized child metas Example query on Stack Overflow em Portugues Meta generates this url: https://meta.pt.stackoverflow.com/q/1 ...
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Don't replace + with %20 in URLs inserted via Insert Hyperlink

If you use "Insert hyperlink" (Ctrl+L or the link toolbar button), it modifies the URL you provide by replacing + with %20 if there's a query part, including in the fragment identifier. This breaks ...
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Display issue of three-backticks formatted code

I came across an answer on Stack Overflow whose code is formatted with triple backticks (AKA CommonMark / GitHub style / ```), that layouts weirdly: When I edit the question, the preview looks ...