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messages bar at the top showing contradictory messages [closed]

I just signed up to the meta.stackoverflow.com and then I clicked the associate accounts link. When I had copied over the profile I noticed that I had two messages in my top bar. One of them was ...
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Bug: Cannot unhide temporarily hidden links

A message in my careers message box has some hidden links that show as <link temporarily hidden>. I've tried clicking 'I'm interested; show the complete message' but nothing happens. I've tried ...
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Careers message flow, why need to show interest in order to see full message [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it worth hiding links? Hi, I have read around the messages thing but still dont see why I need to show interest to see the complete message, why not just show the full ...
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When receiving a Careers message, “Interested - Show Complete Message” was confusing

I just recieved my first message through Stack Overflow Careers and was a little confused as to what I was supposed to do. A few things that confused me (from what I can remember; the actual message ...
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What the heck is this message I get when I submit a post? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Has Stack Overflow been haiku-hacked? Overactive spam-ku I've just submitted an answer to this question and a stupid message appeared (looks like plain text response from ...
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Show message when rep has been recalculated

We still get whining both on here and on SO when someone notices their rep changes due to a rep recalc. I suggest to forestall this, (especially for those that don't know the ins and outs of SO) a ...
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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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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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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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“Consider Leaving a Comment” message [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “Please add a comment explaining..” still shows up when I add a comment and then downvote Just a minor nitpick on something I've noticed a few times: As many of you know, ...
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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. ...