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Questions tagged [notification-bar]

The notification bar refers to the messages that appear in a banner on the top of the page until you dismiss them. These banners are used to welcome new users, inform users of new privileges they've gained among other messages.

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How to hide the welcome back message?

In theory, using the * wildcard on uBlock Origin should work, but it doesn't: *.stackexchange.com###overlay-header How to do this properly? Related: Disable “don't forget to vote” message in Meta ...
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Reputation notifications seem to be broken again

Likely the same problem that happened on Are the reputation notifications broken again? (April 2017) and Reputation not appearing in Rep. Notification Queue - yet it is given silently (August 2018). ...
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The “don't forget to vote” message should not be telling me to upvote answers if I found the question useful

So there is this message that I saw for the first time today that says: Welcome back! If you found this question useful, don't forget to vote both the question and the answers up. Here is a ...
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“comment shorter than 15” notification is blocked and makes the whole answer scrollable

See the pale yellow "box" below the "Add Comment" button. Y'all know it's the "comment must have at least 15 characters" notification, and it's just cut in half and no readable text is shown. Plus, ...
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Don't you think minus rep could cause negative effect? [duplicate]

When you gain something, it means that you will lose it some days. That is indeed. However, there is 2 kinds of losing. Lost something without aware of it and vice versa. And I believe that when we ...
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How will SE draw attention to the Code of Conduct once it's no longer new?

The Code of Conduct is still new right now, so it appears in the notification bar at the top of the page: Join us in building a kind, collaborative learning community via our updated Code of ...
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Code of Conduct banner needs closing everytime on a site

After the enforcement of "New code of Conduct", a new message banner appeared on all the sites across the network. We can close it by clicking a 'X' mark at the right corner. This needs to be closed ...
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Code of Conduct banner looks awkward on some sites (GD, AU)

The new Code of Conduct banner is displayed awkwardly on some sites; there's a rather large gap between the top bar and the banner. Check Graphic Design (... the irony ...) and Ask Ubuntu: On ...
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Code of Conduct banner fails to 'Be Nice' (enough) for small screens

When viewing Meta Stack Exchange (with the responsive design) on Safari on iOS (or any browser with a small width), the text in the Code of Conduct banner overlaps with the site icon. The link (in ...
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Welcome back banner isn't centered

The 'Welcome Back' banner isn't centered: Here's another example on Physics.SE: I'm currently on Chrome v64.0.3282.140, but I reproduced in Safari 11:
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“Thanks for the feedback” notification persists for less than four seconds

I downvoted an answer in the Stack Exchange Android app and I got a notification at the top of the app saying Thanks for the feedback! Votes cast by those with less than 125 reputation are ...
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Vote prompt on locked posts [duplicate]

So this popped up But the prompt makes absolutely no sense since the post is locked. Should this be fixed?
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Can anyone explain the meaning of this icon?

I am preparing an answer for a question today and then the post is closed as dupe. So, I saw the yellow banner at the top(as usual) but with a special kind of icon. If you want a close look It is ...
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Auto-dismiss “welcome back” message if you upvote [duplicate]

When I go back to a site I haven't been to in a long while (e.g. ServerFault), there is a "welcome back" banner that displays at the top and reminds me to upvote the questions/answers if I find them ...
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Banner is showing up in English on non-English sites

While looking at Rus.SO or Es.SO or any other non-English site, the Notification banner shows in English: So should this be translated into the local language (eg Russian on Rus.SO) or just left out, ...
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Net neutrality banner has a bad design … on Graphic Design

There's a design problem with the Net Neutrality banner. Apart from the fact that you have to dismiss it on every site you visit, it looks awkward on Graphic Design (of all places ...) – the dismiss ...
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Dismissing the Net neutrality banner on one site should dismiss it on all sites

Recently I have seen net neutrality banner on the top of any SE site: I've closed it on MSE, but saw it again on SO, I've closed it too, and saw it on ruSO... and so on. Please don't show it ...
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Are the reputation notifications broken again?

It seems notifications on new reputation gained is broken again. Notifications on comments are not affected. It seems to happen quite often nowadays. Is there a problem with it? Can it be fixed ...
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Could you please have a notice or other encouragement for new users to take the tour first?

As a new user, enjoying your site, really knowledgeable crowd out here, but I have come to some grief — downvotes, closed question etc. It would have helped — please consider a strong ...
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Why is the reputation notification adding like this? [duplicate]

The attached image is self explanatory. 74 is not the sum I can add by the given notifications.
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Not getting reputation change notifications after opting for Winter Bash [closed]

About an hour ago, I opted in for Winter Bash. But after that, I am getting no further reputation notifications (the green ones). I have earned 20 rep on Stack Overflow after that; but got no ...
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Query inboxes with Data.SE

I'm researching a notification proposition and would like to learn current notification rates for users to see exactly how much burden it is going to be. But, I don't see anything like "Inbox" in the ...
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Badge icons — is this a bug? [duplicate]

When looking at the recent achievements drop downs, the icon for badges appears with the graphic for whatever site you're currently on, rather than the graphic for the site you've earned the badge for....
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SO live refresh system off [duplicate]

If this has already been discussed or this is not the right place to ask let me know and I will delete this question. That being said, the first two months of me using SO, the push notification ...
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“Post has been edited” banner keeps coming back after being dismissed

When a post is edited while I'm editing it (usually a bad suggested edit going through in my despite, but not always), the banner that comes up is annoying enough to see once. But if I've checked it ...
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Recent achievements & Recent inbox messages not shown on Android app

The Recent achievements & Recent inbox messages are not functioning in the Android app. They do function in the browser (on Android and otherwise) and in the iPhone app:
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iOS app doesn't show edit notifications in the inbox [duplicate]

Viewing SE in a desktop browser, I get edit notifications in the inbox: But in the iOS app (version 1.2.2), I do not see edit notifications in the inbox:
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Show an indicator when an answer (or comment) is deleted for users without moderator tools privilege [duplicate]

When a user without moderator tools privilege (10K on most sites) opens a link to deleted question (example), they will see 404 page, which is clearly showing that the post is already deleted. ...
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Remove comment notifications when I load the question

When I post a question on which somebody comments, I get a notification. This is good. However, if I visit the question without clicking on the notification and loading the comment url (Such as this ...
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Why does “Read only” mode also not provide cross-site functionality?

The site just came out of read only mode. I know why and when and all that from the twitter feed, and this question isn't about that. Two things happen when the site is in "read only" mode that appear ...
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`&` in badge name is displayed as `&` in the notification [duplicate]

Because a picture is worth a thousand words: Should that not be You've earned the "Strunk & White" badge rather than the "Strunk & White" badge?
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Rep from Area 51 doesn't show up in notification bar [duplicate]

Currently, new rep gained from posting on-topic suggestion-questions on Area 51 does not show up in the notification bar on top, like it would for any other site (including Meta). Is this a bug? ........
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Edit notifications sometimes not being delivered (ND)

I have noticed my top-bar edit notifications (that is, being notified when other people edit my posts) to be somewhat erratic for a while. Sometimes they're delivered and sometimes they aren't. I ...
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My inbox and recent achievements keep reincarnating [duplicate]

Every time I renew my page, I get a green and red notification at the top of the page, for notifications that I have already seen. As more notifications appear, the reincarnating number has gone up. ...
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Why don't negative rep changes show in the topbar? [duplicate]

If I am upvoted, +10 (or +5) appears in the top bar. But when I am downvoted, nothing notifies me except rep changes.And if I am on another SE site, I won't know that I got downvoted until I view my ...
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Strange character in downvote notification for one of my questions

I posted a question a month ago on stackoverflow.com. Today, when I logged in to SO, the notification area showed me a strange character: It looks like a downvote, but downvotes usually appear as ...
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Why is there an inconsistency between the location of the flag notification?

As a moderator on SQA, I see moderator flags. Here's an example of my bar with the notification: However, as a high rep user on Board and Card games, I see the occasional flag there too. Here's an ...
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Where are “notifications” in the new topbar-design? [duplicate]

I cannot find the good old "notifications"-section in the new...lets say layout. Is it just scapped, does it have a new location or am I just missing something obvious? To be clear : It is the ...
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Getting notified for the same deleted comment numerous times

Earlier, I posted a comment on this question. Later, someone let me know something had changed in the question, and asked me to delete that comment. I got a notification for that comment as using @...
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Why doesn't Stack Exchange have a notification center in account preferences with toggle option?

After reading lots and lots of questions on Meta about notifications... there could be one solution for all the questions about notifications on here! Just have a notification toggle center! Facebook ...
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New top bar bug with reputation

The reputation is showing is correct, but the dropdown is showing it bad. This is what it shows to me: I actually gained 20 reputation, which is correct, but the ones in gaming.stackexchange.com are ...
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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 ...
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Stackoverflow events notifications does not work (or work weird) in IE10 (Windows 7)

Actually, besides of actually the question itself, I've got also a question whether should I post such things in here or there is some other specific place for it. The problem: When I use ...
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“Your edit can only be saved” notification bar on review items persists to the next review

I was reviewing suggested edits on Ask Ubuntu, and as I improved an edit (keeping the "helpful" box checked, in case that matters), I was informed that the post had been edited. In this case, it ...
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Bug in chat notification bar

In Chat the notification bar shows when someone ping me from other room where i already in
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Zero new answer notification

I got this notification twice today: I've already read this previous meta question: 0 new answer to this question, but this answer makes it sound like this issue was already resolved. Well, ...
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“This post has been edited” bugs

I'm writing an edit to an answer. I get the little blue bar that says "This post has been edited 1 time since you began. Your edit can only be saved if it is more thorough than the currently saved ...
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Notify on retagging

A question here on meta for instance may stick around for quite a while. A feature-request maybe even for months. Then the status (tags) gets changed to status-declined or status-completed or ...
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How to improve “don't forget to vote” message criteria

Currently, the basis of "don't forget to vote" is: you haven't been seen on the target site for 24 hours you hold a valid user cookie on the target site your account has more than 15 reputation on ...
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Weekly rep greater than monthly rep

Today is the 8th of January and my Month reputation is smaller than my Week reputation. That can't be right, right?