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Questions tagged [ignored-users]

For questions about ignoring users on chat and anything related to what happens in chat when users get ignored.

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“Ignore this user (everywhere)” doesn't affect star board [duplicate]

Using "ignore this user (everywhere)" option in chat hides all messages from selected user in the feed. But it doesn't affect star board. I.e. if ignored user has starred message it's visible ...
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Regular users should not be able to ignore moderators in chat

At the moment any chat user can ignore a chat moderator† and not see their messages anymore. Should this be the case? After all: a moderator needs to be able to communicate with all the users ...
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Ignore List showing only 50 users, no way to see more

So, I am ignoring more than 50 users in chat. However, only (the first?) 50 are displayed in the prefs tab of my chat profile: For example, I know for sure I ignore this user as well: Yet as ...
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Ignore this user (everywhere) doesn't work [duplicate]

I decided to ignore a user everywhere in chat by using the "Ignore this user (everywhere)" feature, but I can still see their messages in the list of rooms in the chat user interface. I chose to ...
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I don't get pings from person A between unignoring person A and refreshing the page in Chat

When chatting, after I unignore somebody, but before I refresh the page, when that person mentions me or replies to me, I don't get the ping sound nor the green bubble indicating the amount of ...
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Avatars of ignored users cause extra row spacing below them in “people in room” display [duplicate]

A similar, but more severe, issue was reported back in 2010 and marked as completed: Small avatars for ignored chat users break chat's "people in room" display. A milder issue currently ...
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How to unhide chat messages by hidden user

I hid messages from the chat bot sintel by clicking hide posts, mostly as a test to see what it does. However, hiding posts also hid the profile picture associated with them, which is where the ...
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Starred message from ignored users should not show up

When you ignore a user, you don't want to read their posts. However, if messages by such users get starred, they do show up in the sidebar list of starred messages even though you ignore them.
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Don't display messages which are replies to blocked users

Today we had some code dumper in the Lounge, and people have been complaining loudly about me banning such people, so I used the block feature instead. But my screen is still full of messages of the ...
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In chat, what is the difference between “hide posts” and “ignore this user”

They seem to do the same thing.. They both make the avatar of the user small They both hide all of the posts of the user that you are "hide"ing or "ignore"ing They both can be undone if you click ...
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Ignoring somebody screws up the avatar list

When I ignore a user, the avatar list looks weird. The blank line beneath the row with the avatar of the ignoree is quite annoying. I use Google Chrome on OS X. There was a question tagged status-...
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How can I un-ignore a user in chat?

I mistakenly used "ignore this user (everywhere)" in a chat room. How can I undo this?
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Ignored users still appear in the 'other rooms you're in' message preview

Well it might not be a huge issue to some (I suppose it depends on how you use the chat system) but when I "Ignore this user everywhere", their messages still appear on the sidebar for the 'other ...
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How can I unignore the Feeds user? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I un-ignore a user in chat? A while ago I put the Feeds user on chat.SO on ignore because he was annoying me. Now, however, it is too silent in all those chat rooms ...
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Remove “Being ignored by” message in chat profile

So it turns out when you're being ignored in SE chat, you get a nice red message in your profile: Being ignored by X users At first I thought I saw it because I'm a mod in chat, but apparently it ...
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Ignore responses to ignored users in chat

Chat provides the ability to ignore users. However, it doesn't force everyone else to ignore them. ;) As such, you can still see responses to that user. It might be nice if "Ignore this user" ...
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I'm getting notified of chat messages from ignored users

If I add a troll to the chat's ignore list, can we make it so that they don't show up in the SE Network inbox when they ping me? If I have it set up like this: I shouldn't be seeing this:
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Small avatars for ignored chat users break chat's “people in room” display

In chat, the avatars of active and inactive users in each room are displayed in rows at the top right of the window. When users are ignored, their avatars get shrunk to 1/4 size, providing an easy ...