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Add some bottom padding to code snippets

Currently it's impossible to see the bottom line of code snippets because the horizontal scroll bar is positioned over the top of them (post in question): Please could you add some bottom padding so ...
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Remove bronze/silver/gold tabs from the Badges page

On the Badges page you can switch between "color" of badges by selecting the corresponding tab (bronze/silver/gold) or by pressing the badge icon: Since the badge type info is always visible I ...
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Increase the font size in one of the help center page's bottom line

In the bottom of the "How do I report harassment?" help center page, the line's font size is very less and it is hard to read. Can be the font size is increased in that line?
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Align congrat blocks in user profile by height

It looks inconsistent. I'm asking to align blocks to the upper or lower border. Something like this:
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Align table header and body on the mod tools page

https://ru.stackoverflow.com/tools/question-close-stats?daterange=last90days 1st column in the header has class col-1: .col-1 { width: 8.33333333%; } But 1st column in the body has class ...
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Inconsistency with case in tabs

On the most pages text in tabs is capitalized: Home Questions Tags Tagged questions when Custom Lists is disabled: Unanswered But don't for users page: Is it intentional,...
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Currently selected indicator's colour in flag summary and help pages, can be the same as the site's colour code

Some of the Stack Exchange sites has it's own colour code. Like Meta Stack Exchange has #17a7db, ELU has #AE3737, Travel has #277789 for the currently selected item's indicators in main page and the ...
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Capitalized “Edit” and “Delete” buttons for comments are inconsistent with other UI elements

Just recently the Edit and Delete buttons for comments went capitalized, while most other buttons (links) remain completely lowercase. This creates an inconsistency in UI. Can we either get back edit ...
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Why was the comment delete button changed from the X icon to the word “Delete”? [duplicate]

Update: I found my answer in an answer to another feature request. Basically, this was done for accessibility reasons, as well as to make the style match. I didn't find that post initially because the ...
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How come yesterday the close `x` button became a close `Ã` button, and changed back today? [duplicate]

Yesterday, I look my badge that I am close to having, this is what it looks: (note, maybe different, since I've updated using "inspect element" today, but similar) And today it is back to normal: ...
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Display post asked/viewed/active info directly beneath the question on mobile

When I mention asked/viewed/active, I mean this little bit seen at the top of the sidebar: This information can be substantially relevant for people dropping in to moderate or curate a question. ...
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Do Not Capitalize Each Word In Tabs

Could you please remove the automatic capitalization on tabs (e.g. Question page, Users page) for localized sites like Stack Overflow in Russian and "Русский язык"? This lies on the ...
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Duplicate question title on the post feedback page

On the post feedback tab of the 10k moderator tools page if you press the "show full question" link, this will lead to duplicating the question title:
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Alignment issue on some of the site's flag summary page

There is an alignment issue in the Flag summary page of some of the Stack Exchange sites. Previously the vote count and the question title were displayed on the same line. Now the question title is ...
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Inconsistent style for “Rev” block breaks formatting on Russian language sites

Editing a post with at least 2 revisions on a separate page (just open "edit" link below the post in the new window) shows the "Rev" combobox: The main issue here is using the word "Rev" on the ...
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Allow me to hide the “what are flags?” banner please!

Recently, this text popped up on my flags-history page: Flagging is a way to bring inappropriate content or behavior to the attention of the community. See: What is flagging? These are the flags ...
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404 page content for deleted question is different between full and mobile sites

Checked on this deleted question, mobile view is on the left side: The minimum which could be done is to add an item point before “Google search ...” sentence for mobile view. In the general I ...
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Rectangle display in reputation tab is not same as in Chrome and Firefox

There is a minor display issue in the StackExchange.com - reputation tab with the browsers. In Google Chrome, there is a rectangle around the charts, but in Mozilla Firefox there is no rectangle ...
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Clashing background and foreground colors on “Visit Stack Exchange” button

When you open the Stack Exchange menu on certain sites, the button that says "Visit Stack Exchange" has a blue color that doesn't match the button's background color. Some sites like this are: ...
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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? [duplicate]

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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...