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Questions tagged [design]

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While editing the previous version of answer, the warning box in the side bar is not sticky

When the top bar stickiness is enabled or disabled, in the answer section while edit an answer If I select any one of the previous revision, I'm receiving the warning below in the side bar: Warning!...
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Why are images shown next to each comment?

in my opinion it would look cleaner if the comment images/buttons were only shown when hovering over the comments (on desktop). Why are they always shown?
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Make it easier to find what you want [duplicate]

I am really annoyed by how little screen space is used for a question or actual content when I am not logged in to sites on the network. I visited an AskUbuntu question and found less than 10% of the ...
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Long words in tag excerpts move outside the box

When there's an extremely long 'word', like a link, the tag excerpt popup does not hyphenate the word and break it to a new line. Instead, it extends outwards, like so: (link to that particular ...
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Site name gets cropped while looking at user profiles on international Stack Overflow sites

I can't see the complete 'en español' underneath the Spanish Stack Overflow logo on user profile pages. Nothing changes when I scroll, but when I go to the home page, the logo gets shifted up a bit ...
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What's the reason to make link in the spam post bold?

In the deleted as spam post the link to the revision history is bold styled: You can check this one for an instance. Is there a background to make such a link bold or merely an oversight? BTW, ...
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Alignment issue in the Activity -> answers tab

There is an alignment issue in the Activity -> answers tab. The text in the bottom deleted recent answers doesn't applied with valid padding. Inspecting on the text element, it has the class ...
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Profile popup window overlay doesn't fully cover screen on moblie

When I open any pop-up window (badge tracker/viewer, WB hat selection, etc) on the profile page window on an iPad (using Safari) I get to look at this ugly setup: See a not marked-up image here. The ...
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Review spring cleaning: performance improvements and responsive design

This is just a heads-up that there's a lot of work underway right now on the Review system, mostly in the areas of cleanup and bug-fixing. The review system we have now was originally built over the ...
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Weird Logo at bottom

I was reviewing the close votes and meanwhile, I saw the following where the Stack Overflow logo is popping out of the footer at the left bottom and remains there even if you scroll up or down. ...
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No right border for input field when suggesting as duplicate [duplicate]

Right border of input field when suggesting closing a question as a duplicate isn't visible: Tested on Windows 7 for Firefox 64.0.2 and Chrome 71.0.3578.98
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Top of answer covered by sticky top bar after clicking direct link… if it's a short answer just near enough to the bottom of the page

I thought this was resolved after my other question was status-completed, but I just saw it again. This is the first time that I've seen it since then, so it only happens in very specific ...
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Why don't you like my “g”?

When a comment on a suggested edit is long enough to be on two lines, part of the descender of the first line is being eaten by the line beneath. I'm on Chrome 27.0.1453.94 m and Windows 7 if it'...
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Stack Overflow logo weird styling in SO Japanese users tab [duplicate]

The regular logo is shown in the users tab: But when going to a specific user's page it's cut off: I use Chrome.
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Add “Main site reviews” button in meta sites queue [duplicate]

Main sites have button to open meta site queue. But meta's queue page doesn't have button to go to main site queue. Could you add it?
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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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Change new-login-left and new-login-right to adhere to style and border

Please could we change these divs: To this: By applying some simple css: border-style:solid; border-color:silver; padding:10px !important; border-width:1px; The original design looks a tad busy ...
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“Tag plus something else” search looks ugly on beta sites when the tag wiki excerpt contains the tag name [duplicate]

Searching for a [tag-name], plus some other criteria, results in an ugly tag information box which seems to show HTML tags treated as text, rather than as HTML. Here's an example: search Writing for [...
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The time in suspension banner doesn't support “hover over for UTC time”

This is the banner I'm talking about: Note the last part of the text. It's a time. Usually for first-time suspensions, the time reads "in 23 hours" or "in 7 days", which does not give any exact ...
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Move the aside box about the review queues grid to the top

With the recent changes to the review page, on a PC screen with sufficient width, the review page looks as in this example (note the "aside" box in it, containing "Super User is moderated by ...", ...
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Voting buttons are displayed on questions with historical lock and their answers

Previously, historically locked questions (and the answers) had their voting buttons hidden. The faq says: In addition to the post notice being prominently displayed, posts which are historically ...
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Please use different color on 'seen' anchor tag [migrated]

Until recently the color of Questions in the main pages of Questions of dba.stackexchange eg had had significance. Now a Question that I have opened is the same color as one I have not yet looked at. ...
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“Thanks for the feedback!” modal hovering over website search bar at top

It looks like the "Thanks for the feedback!" modal is at the wrong "hover" level. When it opens, if you scroll up, it appears over the website bar, covering the search bar, however it feels like it ...
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Add margin to tag button/increase padding between lines

For example, on this badge page you can see that there is no margin between lines: 'cause tag button doesn't have margin: .badges-page .single-badge-table .single-badge-wrapper .single-badge-...
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Show full site names in the Migration 10k tool

The layout of the Migration 10k tool is weird: I think that the page should be changed so that the entire site name is shown instead of just, for example, "Project Mana...". There's no need for ...
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Answer not following width format [closed]

The link in this answer runs outside of the fixed width, using IE7.
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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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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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Add a non-breaking space to “reopen (1)” and its ilk

If you go to this question and are a 4k+ user on Anime.SE, you will see the following: There is one reopen vote on this question, but the reopen vote count is displayed on a different line than ...
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Underline appearing for hyperlinks

All the hyperlinks in the Post and Comments in the site are displaying with an underline. Sample link. Previously the hyperlinks are displaying without an underline. While edit the post, in the "...
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Make comments look like second class citizens

I'm pretty sure every site has had at least one Commentgate -- where a user posts on Meta to complain that their Very Important Comment was viciously deleted by a moderator who was drunk with power. ...
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Highlight links in code sections in meta [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Make links in monospaced format look more like links. If you go to https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/25837/retag-request-source-control it's impossible to know that ...
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Counter's text is truncated in queue on localized sites

SOru: SOes: Can you fix it? It looks very ugly. Make it flexible, or, at least, increase width of .dashboard-item .dashboard-count.
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Flag history shows different formatting for answers and questions

Here is an excerpt of the four most recent entries in my flag history on Meta.SE: It seems like questions have a larger font size than answers (for no apparent reason) and removed posts are shaded (...
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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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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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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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Font size for comment button is too large in Android app

Font size for comment button is too large in Android app App Version: 1.0.95 Device Manufacturer: LGE Device Model: LM-G710 OS Version: 8.0.0 (181662202158b.FGN)
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All Sites - Search for community by name and description

On the All Sites page of SE there is no way to search for a community by its name or description. The only way to find a community is to read each site individually as requested by the description of ...
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Font size in page not found error page is increased

In the page not found error page, the font-size for the text is increased recently. Previously the font-size was less and the UI looked good. Is the design change on purpose or any impact with any ...
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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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Is there some way to display the number of characters in the title of a new question? [duplicate]

Surely, as a newbie here at SE, I have missed something. The title will display "Title cannot be longer than 150 characters" if it is too long, but no indication of the actual length. My usual ...
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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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Stack Exchange on a small resolution screen

When I'm behind a 1024x768 screen the width of content on this site is decreased making several answers and questions inconvenient to read. How can I have the site loaded with full widths and heights ...
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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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Small font size in blog page's footer

In the footer of the blog page, the font of the social media links and copyright section is very small compared with all other Stack Exchange site's footer font.
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The CSS for spoilers is a mess. Let's fix it!

There's a whole bunch of unfixed issues with the way spoilers are implemented in the Stack Exchange CSS: They don't work for code blocks (at least not on sites using prettify). On older sites, they ...
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Minor layout inaccuracy: Text offset to SVG image of button in watched tags sidebar-widget

When looking at the 'watched tags' sidebar-widget accross the SE-network it catches the eye that (even without those two beautiful free-hand circles ;) ) The widget-header-text is aligned with the ...
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Site icons are squashed in the newsletters page in Firefox browser

In the Edit Profile & Settings -> Newsletters tab (under EMAIL SETTINGS), the site icons look squashed in Firefox. When inspecting the element for the div, the following CSS class caused the ...
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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 ...