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Only one plural form for answer count in following section

There is only one plural form for answer count in following section of profile: I don't see expected 3 forms (one/few/many) in translation. Only the following one: https://ru.traducir.win/strings/...
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Recent misalignment in activity tabs?

I think there's been a recent misalignment in the activity page of a user's profile? Also, if memory serves me right there used to be slightly more spacing between the blue rectangles and the text? As ...
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How do I have 32 reviews in the low quality posts queue?

I noticed I somehow have 32 reviews today in the LQP queue on Stack Overflow: Only after my 32nd review did I get the message that I'm only allowed 20 reviews. This is not a new problem, every day I ...
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Answer links from search pages do not load the page at the linked answer

This appears to have started breaking in the last four hours or so. To reproduce: Do a search for answers on a Stack Exchange site. For the sake of a demonstration I'll use is:a on Meta Stack ...
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Question had enough close votes to be closed, but was not closed

This question on Stack Overflow required 4 votes to close, despite the requirement on Stack Overflow being only 3 votes to close a question. A similar bug was fixed and marked status-completed in ...
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Users should have the “Unsung Hero” badge, but they have not

I wrote a SEDE query to find the users who should have the Unsung Hero badge, but they have not. The query simply counts the non-CW, not self-accepted, but accepted answers of the users, and compares ...
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My question is not shared in LinkedIn when I copy the link

One of my questions was closed for being a duplicate. When I share it to dev.to it's shared. The problem is when I try to share it via copy link to LinkedIn, it fetches the duplicate question instead ...
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Capitalization of post action links is causing multiple rows of links

Just now, all the post action links at the bottom of a post suddenly are capitalized and slightly bigger. Which in general is nice, but sometimes they're now in double rows, and inconsistently too: ...
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In flagging dialog, IF “too old to migrate” THEN remove the tip “… or belongs on another Stack Exchange site”

I spotted a question which I think clearly belongs on another site. I tried to flag that, and one of the options was "needs improvement", which includes the situation where "This ...
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Asked a question yesterday and SE metrics say that it was today [duplicate]

I am currently in Portugal (UTC timezone - which is the one used by SE), and it is 2021-01-09 11:31AM. I have asked a question yesterday, 2021-01-08, at 02:54PM However, if one looks at the metrics ...
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Suggested edits stats show that a user who approved an edit rejected it [duplicate]

In the 10k suggested edits stats, there's a suggested edit that shows: Except that the hat-collecting arachnid actually approved it: This was reported 7 and a bit years ago, and was marked status-...
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Rollback button appears to the most recent edit revision item if it's a rollback

In posts where the most recent edit is a rollback, a rollback button appears (example): Clicking it shows this error: Related: I can rollback to the most recent revision, but I think this was ...
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Wrong usernames on the Winter Bash /stats page

In the public WB stats page, the usernames are incorrect. For example, "user1599751" is PeterJ, "user163529" is Shree, "user51" is Yaakov Ellis and so on.
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Cite does not work from review

Just like following a post, citing a post (on sites with the citation feature enabled) from the First Posts and Late Answers queue doesn't work. (I'm not sure if citing is really useful from the ...
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Voting a second time on a post after migration [duplicate]

Yesterday I was reading a question on MSO which I upvoted. While I still had that question open in my browser it was migrated to here. I instantly switched to the migrated question which at that time ...
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‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​It's possible to create empty content fields - particularly question titles and bodies - on sites

‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​‎​Prior to an edit, this question was posted with no content in it, both in the title and the question body. The explanation to reproduce is provided in Temani Afif's ...
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Winter Bash has ended, but the hats metadata still seems to be available

Winter Bash 2020 has ended, but I discovered an old Stack Overflow tab from a few days earlier which still had the snowflake hats icon on top. To my surprise, when I clicked it, I still got my list ...
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Pagination on stackexchange.com search is broken

Some searches on stackexchange.com seem to give the wrong number of results. E.g. searching for url:wiki.openttd.org gives 77 results, but they fit on 2 pages of max. 30 results; if you set the page ...
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Incorrect answer score for a top post in my Network Profile

I've experienced the same error described in Answers in top Network Posts showing incorrect score for my answer about the solvability of y = xeˣ. Its score has remained constant at 6 for a long ...
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Markdown table preview does not detect missing blank line before table header

When I edited an answer to add a second markdown table, both the first and second tables rendered correctly in preview, but the second table does not render. I've waited about 10 minutes in case there ...
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Winter Bash Leader-board search bar not working

Since now Winter Bash has ended, we can't see each others hats. But supposedly in the Winter Bash Leader-board you can search users by their name and see how many hats they got. But I tried searching ...
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Possible error on /search/excerpts documentation?

The StackExchange API documentation states the following for the tagged parameter of /search/excerpts: tagged - a semicolon delimited list of tags, of which at least one will be present on all ...
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Text overflow on Stack Apps

I was just looking through Stack Apps, and saw this beautiful bug: Changing the font size does nothing to fix it. I have even tried hard-reloading the page. I also tried zooming out to 90 percent and ...
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Why can't I post answers to questions on Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

I was trying to post an answer to a question on Stack Overflow but for some reason the frontend (yes, frontend lol) had disabled the button. The button was disabled, so for posting it I had to go to ...
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Robert Cartaino's profile is linked with “moderator on 3 other sites” on the Area 51 page

On the Bioinformatics Area 51 page, I saw Robert Cartaino's profile in the "edited by" section. In his profile I saw that he is "moderator on 3 other sites", so I have searched on ...
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Hat does not display fully on a user's activity page [duplicate]

I'm aware Winter Bash is ending soon, but perhaps this could be fixed for next year's WB. As seen in the image below, my hat does not display fully. It appears that this can be fixed by removing ...
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Some network profiles show 0 badges for CS50

My account list shows that I didn't earn any badges on CS50, but that's not true. CS50 is a special site, in that it's in perpetual private beta, but not so special that the network aggregator can't ...
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Why is the awarding of Nice Answer badge much faster than Enlightened badge? [duplicate]

I have this answer I did yesterday on SO: Convert type str (with number and words) column into int pandas And I got my tenth upvote today. So I got the Nice Answer badge an hour ago: https://...
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Hat list kinda blocks off link to meta site

As you can see, the "Meta user" is very close to the hat list and, sometimes, when I'm visiting the meta, I accidentally click on the hat list. Is this by design or a bug?
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I am not able to join physics stack exchange through neither online nor app

My question was removed earlier by Mr.Glorfindel as it is a duplicate question. So , actually there is no other option i can join, then I need the solution .If others are able to join , there must be ...
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“Votes” label isn't centered on locked posts with an extreme score

The "votes" label underneath a locked post with an extreme score is not centered: It's set to text-align: left; it needs to be set to center.
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Markdown rendering: Trailing backslash for line break is incorrectly included in URLs but works in preview

I have found a bug with the Markdown renderer which causes a difference between what the preview shows and how it is being rendered after posting. The issue appears when attempting to use a forced ...
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Grammar error in “visible communities” text, in the Hidden Communities profile page

In my Hide Communities profile page, there's a grammar error down at the bottom where it says, "Showing X communities out of X communities": Except it says "12 community" instead ...
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Double post notices are possible if submitted at nearly the same time

It appears possible that post notices can show up twice if moderators add them to the post at roughly the same time (in this case, it was only about 3 seconds apart from the edit history): If I ...
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Markdown preview doesn't match post

What I wrote: | Road class | [Syntax explanation](https://sites.google.com/site/roadnumberingsystems/home/general-information/legend) | | ----------------------------------...
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Rendering does not seem to work for new post on dba.SE

Is it just me, or is there a problem with the rendering of markdown? Just posted this answer on dba.SE: Searching for a close numeric match on spatial coordinates Unlike with other (pre-existing) ...
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How do I force Stack Snippets to render as a code block?

Usually, posting blocks of code on Stack Exchange websites is very simple: You can indent everything by 4 spaces. Both lines are indented by 4 spaces. or ``` You can start and end the code ...
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Images sometimes are not saved in the Wayback Machine

Images sometimes are not saved in the Wayback Machine. Example: https://web.archive.org/web/20201230113805/https://travel.stackexchange.com/questions/161854/roads-classification-in-spain/161855 I ...
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Why didn't I get the Edward hat - Winter Bash?

Why am I not getting the Edward hat on English Language Learners (ELL)? I already asked seven positive scored question on seven different days, and I already earned the Curious badge two days ago on ...
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Hottest answers of all time on a specifc tag not right

When I looked at the hottest answers for the discussion tag, I realized that some answers were missing from the list, like this one. An even bigger example is the python tag on Stack Overflow, it ...
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On some sites, the closing fence is visible if post ends immediately after a code block that has an empty line

Example here: The issue goes away if a trailing line break is added. A minimal reproduction of the bug: Ask on Code Golf Enter "```\ncode\n\nmore\n```" so the input field looks like:``` ...
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i.imgur converting png to jpg?

I've often uploaded png files to i.imgur to display on Stack Exchange. There has been an issue for some time where it will mess up the smaller m versions making alphas black, but today I'm seeing a ...
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Unable to translate “Submit” button on Contact page

There is link in the bottom of every SE page to Contact page. And there's no posibility to translate a word "Submit" on the button on that page: Such button isn't translated on any other ...
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Hat Dash cheat-punishment music won't connect to YouTube

Apologies: I had to try to cheat to get this error If you get caught cheating at Hat Dash, it's supposed to say "You have been caught cheating" and then show a "See here for more info&...
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Winter Bash 2020 “Log Out” not aligned with the username

On the top right-hand side of the Winter Bash 2020 site, you'll see your avatar and username (assuming you're logged in) and the "log out" link. It looks like they're supposed to be aligned, ...
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Links to comments when the title has been edited

On a Stack Exchange site, you can get a link to a comment if you click on the timestamp next to the comment. The exact URL might be a bit different depending on the way you arrived to the comment. In ...
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Incorrect name and broken image for site at SEDE [duplicate]

Over at SEDE, on the list of sites, Psychology & Neuroscience is still listed as "Cognitive Sciences" and the image is scrambled: Can we fix that?
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Converting text format to code format, not enough change to be considered an edit [duplicate]

If a code portion of an answer is not formatted correctly and I edit it, it is not considered a valid edit unless I change 6 characters. But what if I only want to update the format of the answer and ...
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Hat in profile image overflow: hidden

Hat in profile image gets cut like the following image: I've inspected the element: <div class="gravatar-wrapper-32 wb-hat-checked"> <div class="hat" style="float: ...
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The tooltip of the Bûche de Noël hat shows “�” characters

The tooltip for Bûche de Noël in the Winter Bash modal has an encoding issue: accented characters are shown as �.