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Q&A blank in Stack Exchange Android app v1.0.95 - S10e/Android 10

Recently upgraded to a Samsung S10e and Android 10, but all Q&A in the Stack Exchange app v1.0.95 are blank. The title and comments are visible, but question/answer posts are just white space. ...
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Wrong daily reputation total on profile page

While answering a question about daily reputation limit I noticed something odd in my reputation history. My profile shows a total reputation gained of 204 for December 4th, 2019 (for you all, it'll ...
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No notification preferences when “Watch Tag” [closed]

As the title says, when I choose to watch a tag, I do not get any notification preferences; i.e. email, delivery frequency etc. Am I doing something wrong, or can we no longer subscribe to tags via ...
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Have multiple site accounts and enough reputation to qualify for the association bonus, but didn't receive it

Is it still a thing? I don’t think I’ve ever seen it. Ask Ubuntu: 264 Meta SE: 81 Linguistics: 56 Area 51: 51 (spooky!) Super User: 33 Unix & Linux: 3 Stack Overflow | User Experience | Bicyles | ...
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Why do I own this tag, and not Community ♦?

A follow-up from: Do tag descriptions/wikis edit suggestions no longer require two reviews? From the dupe and comments, the tag creator should be Community ♦, why isn't it the case here? Why do I own ...
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Unread reputation change breaks design of the activity page

I have an "unread" reputation change on the activity tab of my profile. This breaks the border below the tabs. Browser: FF 68.3.0 ESR OS: macOS 10.14.6 100% zoom Edit: When changing from tracking a ...
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Hot network posts not shown in MathOverflow [duplicate]

I've been exploring some of the Hot Network Questions and I noticed that it doesn't show on https://mathoverflow.net/ I suspect it's a bug
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Underline Overflow™ in links under answers

It looks like the CSS for links in the UI has recently changed, and most of the links are now always underlined: This is a little heavy IMHO, and is not consistent with other links on the page (e.g. ...
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Tapping the back button clears search query and results [duplicate]

After searching question by tag and opening a result, tapping the back button is clearing the tag used to query and the results. Reproduce: tags → [tag] → tap a question → tap on the ...
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“Submit” is not an answer to the question “Does this answer your question?”

"Submit" is not an answer to the question "Some community members have suggested a similar question that may solve your problem. Does this answer your question?" Screenshot from Google Chrome on ...
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The links in migration banners are inconsistent

A minor annoyance, but an annoyance nonetheless: On the originating question, the first link ("...migrated to Cross Validated") links to the target question. The second link ("Migrated 21 mins ago") ...
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Is this corruption a JS/CSS bug in stack exchange? [duplicate]

When I scroll the 'similar questions' box the text of the items overlaps making them unreadable. See screenshot (this site) and screen cast (SO). I keep coming across this recently. I'm using Firefox ...
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Tag badges aren't awarded if there is already a regular badge with the same name

On Meta Stack Exchange, we have an editor tag with (currently) 440 questions, more than the minimum of 100 for tag badges to be awarded. We also have two users, balpha and Jeff Atwood who have a score ...
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Mobile website mistakenly double-counts users who've earned a given badge more than once

Some of the badges can be awarded multiple times to a same user, badges like Great Question, Great Answer, Famous Question etc., In the badge page, we can see how many times the badge was awarded to ...
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Comments from OP have a different font size than comments from others [duplicate]

Comments from OP have a different font size than comments from others. Example from How can one get the clipboard menu item in the contextual menu in Gmail's compose email field?: Tested on ...
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When viewing own profile in mobile theme, “People Reached” showing even when empty

Using the mobile version of the website in Chrome. In some of the communities, when going to my profile, can read "People Reached" tells you how many people found your posts here while searching ...
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“User was removed” results in strange “daily reputation” information? [duplicate]

Two days ago, I first hit the daily cap limit. A bit later, I got -12 (user removed). Overall, it looks like this: Although, the daily reputation shows up as 190. Is that a bug, or do I get ...
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Trailing hyphens are ignored in tag suggestions

Trailing hyphens are ignored in tag suggestions. Example from https://travel.stackexchange.com, tested in Chrome for Android: Typing la- should have brought up la-paz instead of the five suggestions ...
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Sponsored tags no longer show appropriate icon

Sponsored tags no longer show appropriate icon next to tag name. For instance, Android tag had green Android logo, that is no longer there: While it is always possible that some tag is no longer ...
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Question owner can't write in chat created from comments - system picked wrong “Michel Keijzers”? [closed]

See Oscilloscope scrolling I (as moderator) created a chat from the comments on the question; now the OP of the question claims that he can't write in the chat. I looked at the chatroom properties, ...
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Community Digest newsletters don't respect spoiler tags [duplicate]

For example, question How did Rey find this structure intact? has a spoiler block near the start: But in the community digest that question appeared without the spoiler blocked out: It pretty much ...
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Flagging comments should be localized

It seems like comments generated by flagging are not localized. 1) go on Русский язык stack exchange https://rus.stackexchange.com/ 2) flag a question as a duplicate of some other question 3) see ...
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“Update profile info” link allows to open multiple instances in stackexchange.com

The "Update profile info" link in the stackexchange.com - user profile page, allows to open multiple instances. Will it restrict to open only one instance all the time? GIF for the same:
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“Save and copy changes to all public communities” does not include the stackexchange.com profile [duplicate]

How do I edit my Network Profile? Edit: "Save and copy changes to all public communities" does not work for the Network Profile. This looks like a bug. Is it supposed to not include stackexchange....
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Spoilers in user profiles don't show permanently once they are clicked, unlike for posts

When mousing over spoiler markup, the text underneath it shows temporarily, disappearing when you move your mouse cursor away from it. Additionally, you can click it to make it keep showing even ...
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Ghost downvotes?

On my phone I always use the responsive design; that might cause the bug. There’s a weird bug or something that causes the scores of deleted answers (and maybe deleted questions, and maybe non-deleted ...
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I can't turn off the new mobile chat interface even though the option is not activated in Preferences

Referring to this post about being forced to use the new mobile interface. In the Answer, we are told to go to our chat preferences and make sure that checkbox is not activated. The OP says it was ...
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Can't turn off the mobile chat interface in iPad [duplicate]

Back in October I asked about turning off the mobile chat interface on my iPad. At that time, it was sufficient to choose "full site" from the menu to turn it off. Sometime over the past few days, ...
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Don't show comment pop-up on locked posts

When you click the downvote arrow on a post which is comment locked, the banner saying to consider commenting still appears. Obviously, you can't comment on a comment-locked post.
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How does SE manage their domains and determine the ones to renew?

Stack Exchange owns various domains that were used for various contests mini-sites across the network. However, there doesn't seem to be a uniform way in which SE handles their domains. Examples ...
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The case of eternal close votes [duplicate]

According to this meta post from 2015, changes were made so that all close votes age away after 14 days, and your ability to cast a close vote on a question you already voted to close resets 14 days ...
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“Hot Questions - Stack Exchange” feed including questions from MSE?

The HNQ feed (a RSS feed for 30 of the HNQs) has questions from meta.stackexchange.com, a site that is excluded [1], [2] from the HNQ list. The strange thing is that those MSE questions are not in ...
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Hats sometimes break the alignment of `{asked|answered} <date>` text on user cards

It's easier to explain with a picture. Normal behavior: Hat is too high up, the text is misaligned:
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The number of questions and answers on my network profile is off by one

While I'm writing this question, I've written 301 questions and 1,324 answers on this site: Yet my network profile shows 300 questions and 1,323 answers: I don't think it's a caching issue, as I've ...
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Clicking on full site loads mobile chat again

I was switching from mobile chat to full site to upload an image on chat room on my mobile. Clicking on full site still gives mobile chat after a page refresh. I tried several times but the result ...
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Reopen Votes review audits use old JS confirm dialog instead of new Stacks prompt, making them too easy to identify

If I vote to reopen a question that appeared on the Reopen Votes queue and it turns out that it is an audit, I get this JS browser confirmation dialog: But if it is not an audit, then I get this ...
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Can we get the MathJax reference link fixed?

The MathJax reference that is linked in the help box below a new answer is broken. How can that be fixed? Should electronics meta have a tutorial like the math meta tutorial or perhaps link there ...
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Issue with accessing chat.stackexchange.com [closed]

Any reason why accessing https://chat.stackexchange.com/ is shown as "connection not secure" and unable to connect by the browser ? Currently on Windows 10 and encountering issue on both browsers: ...
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No data loading on the inbox, achievements and review boxes in the promotion site

In the Promotion site https://contests.stackoverflow.com, when we are clicking on the inbox, achievements and review icons from the top bar, only the place holder is visible and there is no data ...
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Previous year's winter bash pages are not redirecting to the proper site

When I'm navigating to previous year's winter bash page, from Blog posts or Tag's description or directly entering the URL in browser, there is a redirect issue. For example, Winter bash 2017 (https:/...
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Underscores in search terms are escaped when searching for users

When you search for users with an underscore in their name: and then click on another tab, e.g. 'quarter', the underscore is 'escaped' (or in this case, 'imprisoned' is more appropriate) by square ...
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Low contrast text — doesn't meet WCAG standards

WCAG standards for accessible text are massively ignored on SE: Placeholder text for the Textarea element: Inactive tabs: "Joined ..." notes: All these elements are poorly ...
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Achievement icon shows different reputation than what was earned [duplicate]

The other day, I checked on my recent question. To my surprise, the achievements icon displayed a different reputation change amount than what I had earned: There is a discrepancy of 2, just as in ...
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Data Explorer fails to properly format lists of tags with Cyrillic characters

There is a minor issue with how Data Explorer handles tag output. Ordinarily it replaces every one of them with a decorated and clickable link. But it seems like whenever that list includes tags with ...
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Newest badge shown in wrong place in badge tracker

When you have played out the badge tracker, the newest badge is still shown, but in the place where the next badge used to be: rather than in its original position on the left:
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No feedback for delete problems on mobile site

I’ve noticed a number of issues with casting delete votes from mobile. The common thread is a failure to notify the user of problems with the vote. I’ve seen it in the following situations: trying to ...
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Cannot log in to the Stack Exchange Android app with a GitHub login

I have my Stack Overflow/Stack Exchange account linked from GitHub, so when I log in, I do it using the log in with GitHub option. Now I'm trying to log in to the mobile Android app and am ...
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Inline diff view in revision history breaks runnable code snippets

When viewing the inline diff view in the revision history of a post, pressing the "Run code snippet" button tries to concatenate both revisions:
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Does the Stack Exchange iOS app stop sending notifications for questions that have lots of comments?

When enabling notifications from within the iOS version of the SE app, I've noticed that whilst the majority of notifications are delivered without issue, any question that I ask that begins to get ...
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Bountied reputation changes treated as accepted answers

I recently got a bounty here on SO: how to round/remove traling ".0" zeros in pandas column? But when I look at the summary page of my activity, it's colored green and it's the same color ...