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Translations for admin buttons are not used on the Tour page

There are a few strings on the site's tour page visible to moderators only. For some reason, translations from Traducir are not used here: For buttons below the main site description (Save changes, ...
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The tour link has disappeared from the help menu in the top bar

The Tour item disappeared from top bar on all sites: What's the background for this? The Tour page itself still here. Based on the question from RuSO.meta: Куда делась ссылка на Тур в знаке вопроса (...
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Moderation tools are broken for Tor users

Related to: Top bar navigation partially lost when accessing from Tor network - unable to post answers or comments Moderators are unable to perform most moderation actions when using Tor. Network ...
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I can't edit anything on MSE or network-wide right now: HTTP 500 - "An error occurred submitting the edit."

When I try to edit anything on MSE right now (when I click the "Save edits" button), I get a red box that says: An error occurred submitting the edit. In my console, I see: Failed to load ...
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Why are some badges from the "Select your next badge" window not listed on the list of badges pointed on the tour page?

Why does the description of the list of badges on the tour of a SE site does not match the content of the "Select your next badge" information window shown to the user when they receive a ...
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"New posts" on admin panel incorrectly takes into account tag excerpt/description

On admin panel I see the "6" in the "New Posts" column for myself (per month): * screenshot has been taken on Google-translated page from Russian to English According the summary ...
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Unable to load most popups in Tor [duplicate]

This issue only recently started happening, and only happens on Tor, but not on other browsers. But I can ask and answer questions, but I cannot flag, or click the trophy to see recent rep changes or ...
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Transifex missing a string about incorrect e-mail

When I try to login in ruSO but put in an incorrect e-mail address, I get the string "No user found with matching email", untranslated. I wrote a bug-report in ruSO meta, but a moderator ...
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Word is placed on a new line even if there's enough space on the old line

Is it expected behavior that words automatically moved to the next line even when there's enough space on the old line? See animation below for clarification (no "return" key pressed during ...
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No string to translate "Expand to show all comments on this post, or add one of your own"

On ruSO we found that the source string for "Expand to show all comments on this post, or add one of your own" is absent in translation database. There's an old related post on MSE with ...
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Button visibility on not-logged-in panel [duplicate]

It took me about a week to realise this was a dismissible popup—the button is extremely well hidden. Is this the right way to raise an accessibility issue? The HTML is: <div class="flex--item ...
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Unable to translate a comment on user Rate Limit History

The autogenerated comment on user Rate Limit History (История ограничения рейтинга) like the following one is not ready to translation: User Id {id} is blocked from asking questions for {days} days ...
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I'm clicking the same message multiple times to get it to clear, is it broken, or is something else happening?

My inbox indicates that I have a message! I click it to see what that message is. My expectation is that the message would be cleared from the inbox's active queue (the red-circle number decrements ...
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Add distinct context for vote tabs for localization purpose

For translation purpose we need to different translations for the same words, in particular on user profile page on votes tab: At least the "Undelete" and "Reopen" should have ...
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Syntax highlighting of Makefiles

The syntax highlighting is bugged for Makefiles. As per https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/356459/1288919 I used: ```lang-makefile Current output for: https://stackoverflow.com/a/77223358/22510042 ...
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Per-site inauthentic usage policy links to MSE for referencing standards (as opposed to per-site pages)

I've picked two sites here - Magento and Aviation as examples. Each site, linked from the per-site CoC, has an inauthentic usage policy. At the end of the policy, it has a link to referencing ...
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Maintenance page for per-site metas is not localized

Each non-English Stack Overflow site has its own localized page for maintenance period. E.g. the following one on ruSO: There are still some problems waiting for a fixes by the development team, but ...
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New network top-bar cuts off achievement/inbox dialogue

The new top-bar looks like this: But when I click the inbox or achievement button, it does this: Inbox Achievements I'm not super zoomed in or anything, but the box still gets cut off by the left ...
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Error: Unknown domain: stackoverflow.com

Just got an error while opening stackoverflow.com: Fastly error: unknown domain: stackoverflow.com. Please check that this domain has been added to a service. Details: cache-ams21055-AMS It seems ...
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Moderator agreement acceptance notice should be made translatable

On moderator agreement page the notice about accepting should be made translatable. This is not a part of legal agreement (that is not a subject for translation), and the date inside notice already ...
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Nonlocalized icons are used on comments from deleted user page

Instead of localized "В" and "О" icons I see the English "Q" and "A" on comments from deleted user page: On the other pages localized icons are used:
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"Help us Grow This Site" Twitter/X and Facebook buttons on Public Beta sites broken

If you go to any public beta site's homepage, Programming Language Design and Implementation for example, you'll find a box like this: The Facebook and Twitter/X share buttons rely on a service ...
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meta.*.stackexchange.com redirection does not work

In 2017, all child Meta sites moved from meta.*.stackexchange.com to *.meta.stackexchange.com. According to Network-wide HTTPS: It's time there is an automatic redirection: We've redirected all ...
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When I click the "Tour"-button on English Language Learners-site the right edge of the text is partially cut off [duplicate]

When I click the "Tour"-button the right edge of the text is partially cut off. I have to guess what's meant there. How can I change this fault if at all? If there are animations, where can ...
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Some Stack Exchanges sites intermittently failed to load CSS and favicon with error code HTTP 406 Not Acceptable

When accessing some sites, sometimes primary.css and favicon.icon failed to load with the error code HTTP 406 Not Acceptable. (Ad blocker and user scripts already disabled) Display Network When ...
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Find that it fails to unfollow a question sometimes recently

I am originally following a question (Spring JPA Auto Flush) . Then I click the Following status link in the question to unfollow it. A popup then display saying that You’re no longer following this ...
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Occasionally getting "502 Bad Gateway" errors from Cloudflare when trying to view SE questions

Over the past several days, when clicking on multiple SE questions from a list in relatively rapid succession to open them into new tabs, I've occasionally (1 question among around every 25 on average,...
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Top bar navigation partially lost when accessing from Tor network - unable to post answers or comments

Starting around 2023.09.17, I've been unable to access the review queue, recent inbox, or achievements using the top bar menu, when using TorBrowser. At the network level the response to the GET (for ...
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Additional backspace needed to display multiline placeholder

On community custom close reason page you need to press extra backspace button to make the multiline placeholder fully visible: When you are clearing the text the only first line of placeholder ...
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Edge point for a diamond used as a popover arrow in tooltips should be slightly shifted

Recently I learned that a diamond shape is used for imitation of tooltip popover arrow: Animation was made on Suspicious voting tools page Looks like that to make an imitation more natural the edge ...
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I can't answer a question because there's no captcha

I want to answer a question, but there's no captcha present. I tried reloading the page, and I even tried a different browser. Still no captcha. Here's the question, in case it matters. It's been a ...
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Hot Network Questions Feed App no longer working

The app I created to offer RSS feeds from Hot Network Questions fails since today to fetch its data from the source. One of its main endpoints is https://stackexchange.com/hot-questions-json1. It ...
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Human Verification Broken Again

The fix implemented in response to my previous question has broken, and I'm getting requests to re-verify if I refresh after five minutes. It happens only once (each five minutes) for any *....
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Cloudflare blocks Archive.org from saving network profiles

While saving a regular question page to Archive.org seems to work, when I try to save a network profile page, I'm either getting an error before saving the page "The capture failed because Save ...
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Popover visibility issue in the stacks editor

In the Stacks editor, the popover on top becomes invisible when hovering over the tools icon, significantly when the editor menu block extends to the end of the page. Screenshot for reference: ...
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In September I am told about a badge received in December... which year? [duplicate]

What does this mean: When did I (will I :) earn this badge? It is September, December is still ahead of us. Is it Dec 2, 2022? Only (due to a bug?) year is omitted?
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Cloudflare CAPTCHA for Tor Browser

I'm living in a country where it is illegal to access the internet. Thanks to the Tor browser we can access the internet freely. Before today, it was possible to access this website with the Tor ...
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Why is the URL advanced search operator only finding lowercase URLs?

Consider the search url:DarthFubuMVC (even searching globally). It returns posts that have that GitHub username in lowercase (https://github.com/darthfubumvc/htmltags), but not ones like A: fubumvc - ...
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New Cloudflare protection breaking important bots [duplicate]

Something about SE's DDoS protection or human verification must have changed, which has caused several important chatbots to no longer be able to log in. At first, curling /users/login from my home IP ...
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Attempting to ask a question on Area 51 Meta changes my profile picture

Every time I click the "Ask Question" button on Area 51 Meta, it changes any profile picture I have to a default gravatar. Further clicks of the "Ask Question" button just generate ...
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Every site requesting verification that I'm human

I keep several (many) tabs for SE sites open on a continuous basis. Over the past couple of days, every time I refresh the questions, I'm getting the intercept page that checks the security of my ...
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All links in all emails are broken

The links from Stack Exchange's inbox and SOFT inbox notifications emails go through a https://sg-links.stackoverflow.email/ link. Currently these links are hitting an "offline for maintenance&...
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Stack Exchange Meta Sites are down

A lot of meta sites have become unavailable recently (in the last few hours or so), for example Math Stack Exchange Meta and 3D Printing Meta. Here is the error message: I am using Chrome on Windows ...
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Internal error on traducir.win

Reminder: We’re moving Traducir to our internal infrastructure Today I faced several times with an internal error on ru.traducir.win like this: Other times site works significantly slower than ...
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Unable to view Recent changes post in new tab on iOS Firefox

As of right now, I am unable to view Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange in a new tab. This is on Firefox on iOS 16.6.1 on an iPhone 12 Mini. Hovering over the link gives me a correctly rendered ...
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Changing the type of diff view on revisions that don't change the post's rendered output doesn't work, and may cause excessive load on SE's servers

On post revisions that don't change the post's rendered output, such as addition/removal/edits of HTML comments, changing inline links to footnote links, changing image descriptions, etc., the toggle ...
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Title may not fit into popup width on contact page

On contact page in some cases the popup title may not fit into width because is covered by close button, e.g.:
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Some fields on contact page contain encoded placeholders

There are encoded placeholders on some fields on contact page. For instance: Trust and Safety Account Issue Reproduced on all non-English sites if non-Latin symbols are used in resulting ...
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Blog links to /category pages are broken

Related but not the same issue: Blog post redirects without the /dd/ in the URL are broken This link: https://blog.stackoverflow.com/category/cc-wiki-dump/ Should correctly lead to a list of blog ...
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Popup for suspending from suggested edits contains encoded symbols

The native browser confirmation popup that appears when a moderator is attempting to suspend a user from suggest edits contains encoded symbols in the username. Moreover, if the Cancel button is ...
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