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The new navigation system, in beta test as an opt-in feature on Stack Overflow, Meta Stack Overflow and Meta Stack Exchange

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Hide Closed/Duplicated/On-Hold Questions

My question mainly regards Stack Overflow, since that's where I spend most of my SE time, but I'm posting this here since this may apply to other Stack Exchange sites as well. The Problem Lots of ...
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Put the right column into the new theme's left column

The new theme that's currently moving into beta is intended to be more uniform and 'responsive'. Much of the response so far has been negative, but it seems that it's here to stay. Some of the ...
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Left Nav, new theming and responsiveness - is this a fait accompli?

The "Left nav, new theming and responsiveness" has gone live. Although the March 12th (2018) post about the motivations for this was well-received at a net +141 votes, the actual rollout wasn't, at a ...
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“Hot Posts” Removal with New Nav?

In the comments to one of the answers under the new nav question, theres a comment about removing the "Hot Posts" from the sidebar, show below. This comment was the first I've heard of it, and I've ...
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How does the new sidebar navigation allow for screen space usage?

In the blog post, Updating Navigation for Stack Overflow, Enterprise, and Stack Exchange Sites, we are introduced to the concept for a new left sidebar for navigation. This blog post does indicate ...
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Please don't sidebar me

In the blog post Updating Navigation for Stack Overflow, Enterprise, and Stack Exchange Sites the term "information architecture" is used to justify the inclusion of a new section for all Stack ...
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Are favorite tags gone

Here on meta wondering about favorite/saved tags. I do not see my favorite tags in the nav on SO anymore. This was a favorite feature of mine is it going away or can anyone shed some light on this ...
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Is there a difference between the code that handles the review icon on the top nav bar on Stack Overflow and other sites on the network?

I ran across a bug that prompted me to create this bug report. Review queue false negatives on the new top bar which has since been placed on hold as off topic. The message states "This question ...
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Direct linking to questions for tag alias causes destructive redirect

Here is a link that domonstrates this behavior: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/react%20sql?mode=any Note that: react is an alias for reactjs I included any as the search mode. My ...
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New navigation UI issue

Browser - Chrome Screen resolution - 1366 x 768 The down arrow key position is not good in my browser view. I have marked with red color.
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Tag page shows lots of empty space

Not sure why, but since today, when I visit the tag page (on Stack Overflow), I see a large empty space at the top of the page. Why is that? Can this be fixed? Browser: Chrome 57.0.2987.133 on ...
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Filter drop down menu in SO is too excited to open

The filters' little drop down menu in SO is opening too much! Clicking this area after clicking on the .youarehere element opens the .menu-switcher. This is terrible.
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New Navigation Bar Linking Back to Page 1 [duplicate]

When I use the back button to go out of a question, I am redirected back to page 1. This is annoying because I already looked over the questions on that page. This is probably because the page does ...
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Hovering over the arrow of the new navigation persists outside of element

As you can see it appears as if the arrow thinks it is still being hovered on while I have moved on to the new tab. This only happens when you hover over the arrow and move to the right. A few pixels ...
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Allow custom search string in new nav tabs

Allow the new nav bar that accepts only tags to either accept a search string in addition or in place of. I want to create a custom tab that uses the nice sorting features of the new nav, as well as ...
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How to do A or B not C in new nav tag filters?

I'm trying to set up a tab showing latest questions tagged with A or B but not C, but there doesn't seem to be any way to get this to work? Some things I've tried: [A] [B] not [C] shows everything (...
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Be proud of tag wikis!

Was interested in learning more about a particular tag (in a single tag filter page) when I realized just how much tag wikis must be embarrassing to the folks who run this joint Look at that anemic "...
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Reloading the page creates a new tab

I think I discovered a bug in the new navigation system - have a look: If I open a navigation tab with a filter for two or more tags and then reload the page, a new tab gets created. The tag that was ...
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No longer possible to jump to a specific page of questions on SO

SO appears to have change recently, with respect to the questions page. It may be to do with the "new" tab functionality, I am not sure. Previously, it was possible to order the questions by "Newest" ...
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Questions-per-page choice (pagination page size) is forgotten

At the bottom of the questions page there is a control for how many questions to show per page: I've noticed lately on Stack Overflow* that my preferred setting for that (30) is getting lost when I ...
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Cannot scroll in custom tab tag filter box

I was on StackOverflow looking at a tag-filtered tab. I already had more than could be displayed, but it listed them from the bottom. Clicking on the list allowed me to scroll to the end and add a new ...
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When browsing questions, back button always returns to page 1

Go to the list of questions (any tab) Click on page X (other than the first) Select a question Click the browser's back button You will now be back on page 1 of the list, instead of page X (which ...
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Paging setting is not remembered on custom search tab

There are 3 options for page sizes, 15, 30, and 50. I always select 50. However, on the new setup, the custom tabs do not remember the page size and I find myself having to constantly correct the ...
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Filters not working on the new navigation bar

This issue started this evening. I applied filters and it shows notification of "2 new questions". When I clicked the notification, it disappears. And the old questions remain.
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Restore displaying part of the question on the questions page in the new nav

The new navigation stuff includes much shorter per-question line items on the front page. (Was going to grab a screenshot, but I'd unticked the box, and ticking it again puts me in a queue.) Having ...
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Add a “favorite tags” tab in the new navigation

I think it will be very useful if there is an easy way to navigate to the unanswered questions with your favorite tags. It should link to https://stackoverflow.com/unanswered?tab=mytags for Stack ...
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After Stack Overflow questions page are changed - favorite tagged questions link stopped working!

I don't know whether this question already asked before few days ago or not! But recently Stack overflow has changed its questions pages so now I could not find my favorite tags questions properly. ...
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No bounties on StackOverflow!

The new navigation doesn't show the bounties on the main page. It always displays 0 bounties: While other pages do show the bounty number correctly: Can this be fixed?
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Hide the tag excerpt and the filter editor with a custom tab

When you create a custom tab, filtering on a tag, you will see the tag excerpt. While I understand the usefulness when clicking on the tag from any other place, I don't think it is particularly useful ...
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Favorite tags not showing on custom tab in new nav

When I create a new tab with one of my often-used tags, I don't see the other favorite tags I have lighting up. I have javascript in my favorite tags too, so the third question should be ...
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Be able to hide the 'Explore our questions' header

Can there be an option to hide the 'Explorer our questions header'? Most of them are in my favorite tags anyway. I know how to use the site. It is taking screen estate I can use for the question list....
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Set favorite question tab

Whenever I go to the home page of meta (I'm pretty sure this is the same for other sites), I automatically go on the "Need answers" tab. I usually come to meta to look at interesting questions, not ...
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'More hot questions' JS is broken in the new nav

When I try to click the 'more hot questions' link at the bottom of the sidebar on SO or mSE (with the new navigation), it just bumps me to the top of the page and doesn't do anything. Nothing in the ...
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Navigating from the front page to the mobile UI gives an error

Since the new navigation you can't switch from the home page to the mobile UI without getting an error: Page not Found. The reason is it doesn't understand /new in the URL. Removing that goes to ...
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Why is the default view always redirecting me to the popular tab?

If I'm not mistaken, my last tab and view was remembered when I was visiting stackoverflow.com. At the moment no matter what I do if I click on the main logo or just type the address it redirects me ...
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Questions including favorite tags sometimes lose highlight in new nav

I'm using the new nav, and I usually using the recommended tags option. Today, I thought I'd switch it up a bit and look for questions in any of my favorite tags, so I changed the tag options to "...
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Logout of from Stack Exchange Meta or Stack Overflow results in 404 page

When I log into either Meta Stack Exchange or Stack Overflow and then log out again and I end up at a 404 page. Stack Overflow logout goes to here and Stack Exchange Meta ends up here Tried on ...
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Enable excerpts by default, option lives in preferences

I just spent time going through my preferences pane trying to get excerpts turned back on, only to find out that the option was right in front of me on the questions list screen. This made me consider ...
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What is holding back the new navigation from rolling out to graduated sites?

It's high time to bury the old navigation in my opinion. The iteration on the great cheese move appears to have ground to a halt now that MSE, SO and MSO have received the cleaner navigation. I ...
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nav with “last used”

Right now there are three options for the home tab settings. They are "new", "popular", and "need answers". I think they are fine choices, but I am often spending time repeatedly following a similar ...
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When viewing bounties, non-bounty questions should not appear via the '1 new question' link

As you can see in the above image, after clicking 1 new question, the Long comments can break layout question appeared - this should not happen preferably. Please could either: the new question web ...
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It does not seem possible to sort all questions in a tag by votes

We can't sort by votes on the new tag: Even changing the url manually: https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/new/privacy?show=all&sort=votes quietly converts the sort order to: https://meta....
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Can you remember my tag filter preference between views?

(I'm assuming these changes will roll out, so I'm asking here rather than on meta.so) One of the great things about the new UI is that I can get a full page of questions in my favorite tags. No more ...
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I'm Going Back Through Time

For some reason, the new-nav is going crazy. It sets my rep back like by 200 rep, and thinks the most recent comment wasn't viewed. I know this sounds crazy, but it is the truth. Here's a screenshot: ...
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Can't deep link into specific question page on new-nav

As I was filing this bug report, I wanted to provide deep links into specific bounty pages to demonstrate my issue. When utilizing the "permalink" option at the bottom of each page, I found that this ...
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What is the “bounty size” sort actually sorting by in new nav?

When visiting the bounty list with the new navigation, I attempted to sort by the "bounty size". My sort selection looks like this: The expectation is that this will return a list of bounties sorted ...
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Pressing browser's back button takes you to a few days ago's homepage [closed]

I've been noticing this for quite a while, but I've now tested on OSX Yosemite and Windows 10 Chrome, both latest versions, and in incognito mode. I shut down the computer every day. Steps to repro: ...
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Excluding tags isn't working whatsoever at all

In both the new-nav and the old search the following query doesn't work: [feature-request] -[status-completed] In new-nav it doesn't work at all (note the first result is only tagged discussion) ...
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Highest voted tag questions vs popular questions of the day

Personally I use 3 different 'views': New in tag/overall Popular today (or hot/week in the old navigation) Most votes in tag Switching to whatever view I wanted used to take a single click, right ...
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Favorite tags in new navigation, everything is white

As a followup to my question yesterday, now I can get my favorite tags to work correctly from the drop-down. However, now questions which match multiple tags don't get colored. Looking at just C++, ...