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“Stack Overflow requires external JavaScript from another domain” message

http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.5.2/jquery.min.js is error 404 Well, it seems that Wget picks it up so the last statement is false and the exact message is: Error 6 (net::...
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Can we have an option to disable the “don't forget to accept” reminder?

The biggest peeve is sometimes I vote up an answer mid-way through reading it, and the "don't forget to accept" message blocks the remaining text, so I scramble and triple-click it until it closes. ...
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Welcome back message suggests to upvote questions and answers even when questions are locked

I just opened a URL to a question on programmers.SE and got the message: *image from TheWobbuffet But the question was locked, so I couldn't do what it asked me to do. I consider this to be a very ...
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Countdown timer is off by 1 interval

I tried to choose a answer for a question on SA and someone immediately answered with the correct response. I try to click the check box and it says wait 2 min. I keep clicking until it changes from 2 ...
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Don't show “removed from [site name] for reasons of moderation” for self-deleted posts

I just deleted a post on the DBA SE beta site. When I tried to return to that page, I got the following message: Page Not Found Your question was removed from Database Administrators - Stack ...
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How do we see the private messages that moderators sent us?

I've got a message sent to me from a moderator which appears in the top-left notification dropdown box. Clicking on the "item" brings me to a page where the message is shown. But after reading it I'...
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How about linking “Sorry we are no longer accepting questions …” message to faq?

How about linking the "Sorry we are no longer accepting questions ..." message to the appropriate faq question like this? Oops! Your question couldn't be submitted because: Sorry, we are no ...
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Can the new messagebox be somewhere else?

Apparently we have a new messagebox: Can it please be screen-centered or near the action I took? It is on the top but I clicked to delete a comment on the bottom. The mouse movings give me muscle ...
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Warning “You haven't voted question for a long time” disappears too fast

I recently got warnings just after having upvoted an answer. It said something about the fact that I haven't voted for a question for a long time and that questions need votes too. The problem is ...
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Is there any way to see the custom messages/remarks of resolved/expired bounties? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Add bounty remarks to a question's revision history I put a bounty on a question which already have had 7 bounties on it, and I'm interested in seeing their custom ...
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Let me know when someone is typing an answer or comment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When starting typing an answer, could we get an inform that “the following people are already answering this question” When you wait for an answer, it would be ...
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“Bumped to the homepage by Community” after suggested edit approved by Community

It looks like there's a new message shown when Community bumps inactive questions: Bumped to the homepage by Community 10 hours ago This question has answers that may be good or bad; the ...
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How do I enable jQuery?

I just saw this for the first time after a delayed page load: Stack Overflow works best with jQuery enabled I looked for the "Enable jQuery" setting, but my browser doesn't have it. It sounds ...
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Display bounty message at the top of the question

On a long question, where the bounty could be used to encourage people to invest time learning about the problem (like this question), the bounty message being located at the end of the question is ...
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Confusing linkification in “pending edit” message

Here's the message that appears at the top of a question after you've submitted a suggested edit: The words "peer edit" were initially linkified on around the beginning of October 2014, according to ...
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“You have 1 favorite change. See your favorites.” WTF?

I don't understand that, I don't remember all of my favorites, so why should I see my favorites? How have they changed? The title or new responses? Was it deleted?
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I admire the popup, but should it be appearing on locked posts? [duplicate]

I noticed a wonderful popup reminding the user to upvote answers, but I thought it might confuse some people that it appears on locked posts.
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No way to respond to message on careers?

Just got a message on careers, but the employer didn't include any contact information they simply said: Interested? Reply to this message and send over a coding sample. I clicked 'interested'. ...
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Did we just got a “drop shadow” effect in the votes-left pop-up?

I just noticed that "You have 5 votes left today" has a drop shadow effect on Firefox. Is that new? I'm curious to ask, because, frankly, it doesn't suit the site that well. Or maybe I have never ...
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Click outside the box to dismiss instead of having to click inside

Sometimes you can see a box appearing telling you you can't upvote if you don't have enough rep or telling you you can't accept your own answer yet and so on (I hope you get what I'm talking about). ...
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Getting notifications from other Stack Exchange websites

Why is it that whenever I get a badge or some comment from Stack Overflow or the DSP Stack Exchange, I get notified by the red balloon, but when I get a similar response on some other branch like ...