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Questions tagged [popups]

Popups are interactive dialogs that are shown within the current page. They are distinct from tool tips, which are short, descriptive pieces of text relating to the element under the mouse pointer.

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Show a popup when clicking the upvote button on already upvoted comment

When you trying to revote or retract your vote for a post (answer or question) you see the message like this one: But there is no notification about same actions on comments, only a tooltip: ...
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Please add a link to the tag wiki on the tag popup [duplicate]

My primary reason for hovering a tag is to learn more about the tag. But when you hover a tag, that isn't one of the options on the popup. It has a link to questions tagged with that tag (with very ...
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Post feedback popups not localized

When trying to downvote an answer on Stack Overflow em Português (which I can't do because I do not have the required 125 reputation), the popup "Thanks for the feedback" is still in English: I ...
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“thanks for flagging” popup gets messed up when the comment is automatically deleted

For some comments, the comment is automatically deleted when you raise a flag. This includes certain keywords and short +1 comments. But when you raise that flag with the new comment flag interface, ...
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Remove the “thanks for flagging” popup after the user has raised a number of flags

Currently, whenever anyone flags a comment, they get this popup: or, more recently: I personally find this really annoying, especially since I flag a great many comments a day (on the order of ...
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Up and Down arrow keys stop working after dismissing a popup dialog with keyboard

Start typing a post Bring up a pop-up dialog via a toolbar button (e.g. "Hyperlink") Type/copypaste whatever you want and dismiss it with <Enter> => In the textarea contol, Up and Down arrow ...
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All top bar popups showed below error popups

Steps to reproduce: Click “Ask question” button. Don’t fill anything Click “Post your question” See error popups Open any popup from the top bar
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Tag hovers don't work on sites with MathJax enabled

On sites with MathJax enabled, e.g. Astronomy, Physics and Aviation (thanks @NogShine), hovering over the tags doesn't display the excerpt and statistics anymore. The tag does get highlighted when you ...
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Close reasons window overlaps review actions bar

When you click "close" in the review queue, it pops up a form with some options. If you scroll down, it covers the top bar. Instead, it should go in-between the Q&A and the top bar.
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Tag popup is showed under the pending edit window

When post contains a pending edit the link below the post's body says edit(1). Pressing this link leads to displaying the edit review popup window. Hovering the mouse pointer over the question's ...
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Tag popup layout is broken for localized sites

Tag popup layout is broken on certain tags for localized sites. For instance: c++ tag on Stack Overflow in Russian: php tag on Stack Overflow in Portuguese:
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How configurable is the “more than {n} answers” alert box?

We're considering asking that the trigger for this be lowered from 30 on IPS to something else, which is shown to be possible in the post that introduces it. There is some concern regarding some of ...
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Processing a suggested edit in popup wraps buttons

If suggested edit have been opened via “edit (1)” link under the post body then buttons will be displayed in two rows without a normal alignment: Same edit opened within review queue displayed ...
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Flag dialogue popup is stacked behind realtime-post-deleted-notification banners [duplicate]

There is a little bug that becomes visible when a page contains realtime-post-deleted-notification banners (that's the CSS classname of these red banners appearing on answers which just got deleted, ...
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Tag excerpts on MSE and MSO contains paragraph tags

When hovering over the tag you can see that the excerpt is enclosed by paragraph tags (just hover over the tags on this question as a test). Which kind of makes sense as if you look at the tag info ...
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How is the subjective warning popup determined for a question? [duplicate]

Today I have noticed a subjective popup warning while asking a question on Movies & TV I tried with a different wording for the same question but the result was the same It's not site specific ...
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Explicit advise to comment on downvotes, but not for upvotes for lower rep users?

As asked in the title, lower rep users (I don't actually know the considered trusted rep count that makes this disappear) are explicitly advised with a pop-up to leave a comment when downvoting a ...
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Opening example newsletter opens popup twice

When I´m on Workplace and not logged in and click on the button "see an example" to get a preview of the newsletter, then the Popup is opened twice and I have to close it 2 times via "x". This is ...
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Problem with JavaScript attack string in next badge popup

I was just trying out the JavaScript attack strings provided by the question How to prevent Javascript injection attacks within user-generated HTML and the result of the second string is, that when I ...
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“You haven't voted on questions in a while” - oh yes I have

I just upvoted this answer and received the pop-up message: You haven't voted on questions in a while; questions need votes too! I voted on a question only 4 hours prior to receiving the popup ...
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“community wiki” checkbox in new question shows a dialog twice when self-answering

Ask a question; Click Answer your own question Check community wiki A dialog box Are you sure you want to make this post Community Wiki? will appear, Click OK or Cancel; The same dialog will ...
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Pending edit review popup dialog is scrolled out of view when the current URL has an anchor reference

I saw this on Super User with a pending edit on a question, where it seems to happen fairly reliably. I wasn't able to immediately reproduce the problem here on MSE. Go to a question that has a ...
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Answer flashes orange when I click the “edit (1)” link to review a suggested edit

When opening the popup to review a suggested edit, after following a direct link to an answer, the answer will briefly flash orange when the popup opens. Steps to reproduce: You need enough ...
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Error popups don't disappear after submitting a comment

Steps to reproduce this error: Type something that will notify two users into the comment textbox. E.g @user @user2 Hello! You will see an error message with Only one additional @user can be ...
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Voting popup can't decide which message to show

I am only getting one of these two each time I vote:
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Inform new users if they can upvote an answer they accepted

I surprisingly often stumble upon answers which were accepted but clearly not upvoted by the asker. For example, the answer has not received any upvotes at all or the asker’s vote count is zero. While ...
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The pop-up “please consider adding a comment” wraps awkwardly on mobile site

The positioning of text in this pop-up seems wrong: it's pushed way down. This is the message shown after each downvote to a user under 2000 reputation. Screenshot from Opera 26 on Android 4.4. I ...
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CSS z-index causes part of tags to show through notifications on webmasters, web applications, gaming, gamedev, and their meta sites

When you vote 35 times in a day and you only have five votes left, you start getting a warning popup that you are almost at your limit. When this warning appears in the same place as the tags, part ...
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Broken text formatting in the Vote Down popup

When I click on a downvote arrow without having the required reputation on that site, this is what I'm seeing: Checked it on five different sites, both graduated and beta. Same thing everywhere. ...
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Tag popup disappears when trying to mouse over it

I don't try to click tag popups too often, so I have no idea how long this has been going on, but I recently observed some rather annoying behavior while trying to favorite a tag on a beta site. ...
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The flag/close pop-ups seem to be broken as they just keeps loading for too long [duplicate]

I'm experiencing this on both MSE and SO now. I had 3 different tabs open where I was voting to close 2 posts in 2 tabs and flagging a post as spam in the third. Upon clicking the close/flag buttons, ...
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PopUp opens multiple times when selecting values from ComboBox by ArrowKey in ContactUs

When selecting a value from the ComboBox like I lost my password in ContactUs a PopUp opens with some further information, but the Focus is still on the ComboBox. Now when I use the ArrowKeys Up and ...
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Message option popup disappears when any message is starred

Steps to reproduce: Have someone star a message Click the little arrow next to the message on the star list Have the same person star a different message while the popup is still up The popup ...
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I voted to close a question, and it told me the comment was removed

I decided to take a look at some First posts in the review queue. This caused me to stumble across this review item. All is cool, and I decided to vote to close it. Go through the dialog, push the ...
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Page shows empty space when the flag/close popups placed at the extreme right/bottom side

In Stack Overflow review pages, when we closing or flagging a post a popup will appear something like: When I drag that popup to extreme right, the page is showing a horizontal scroll bar: If I ...
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Can we change the font color the network error pop-up to make it more readable?

I happened to mistakenly hit the flag option on a comment. That time, due to some temporary network error I got an error pop-up. The font color in that error pop-up was hardly visible because of the ...
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Subscribe to newsletter dialog missing a submit button

When viewing the homepage of a site without being logged in, we see such box in the right sidebar: Clicking "Sign up for the newsletter" brings a dialog that currently looks like this: As ...
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Example newsletter dialog close character is NULL (HEX 0)

When logged in we sometimes see this in the right side of a page on Stack Exchange site: (Meta also) Clicking the "example newsletter" opens it in a pop over window aka dialog: (taken with Chrome)...
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Duplicate popups in Data Explorer

Every time you click the "n sql" links in the data explorer, it pops up a new dialog, even if one is already showing. This isn't immediately obvious, but you can see it by looking at the backdrop ...
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Pressing Esc when adding link also dismisses edit popup

When you press Esc on an editor popup while in an edit dialog, the popup is closed. Steps to reproduce: Find a post with a suggested edit Click the edit(1) link Click Improve Use the editor to add a ...
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Review->Close popup Issue

I am facing weird issue with the Review->Close question popup, specifically for duplicate questions tab. I have a few screenshots explaining the issue. Steps In review, for any duplicate question, ...
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Make tag popups display permanently while editing

I hope most of us can agree that there's a problem with tag misuse. (And I'm sure we'll all disagree on how severe this problem is.) In line with this, I suggest we make tag popups permanent while ...
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HTML entities showing in popup tag wiki excerpts

It seems at least quotes ", apostrophes ' and ampersands & are not properly decoded in the tag popup. ' displayed as &#39; " displayed as &quot; & displayed as &amp;
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Lost space in tag hover popup

There was a space between the actual number and the text "followers" in tag hover popup. The poor space character is now gone. Is that intentional? Current popup:
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Can the comment deletion modal popup be replaced, or at least tweaked? [duplicate]

Modal dialog popups have always been a great bugbear most everywhere, and it just got worse - or perhaps simply more noticeable. At least for Chrome v29.0.1547.57m, there are some changes that cause ...
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Title of PopUp in Contact Support is missing

There seems to be a problem with Firefox 23 when displaying the PopUps in the Contact Support. The title of the PopUp is missing (see Screenshot below, it should display "How to delete your account") ...
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Changes to edit summaries are turfed with no notice [duplicate]

Problem: Make edit Realize, later, that you should have added an edit summary and did not (or that you just want to change it). Add or change edit summary. Press 'Save Edits'. Edit summary is not ...
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Inconsistent popup notification colors

I have noticed that the popup notification, "daily vote limit reached" has different colors depending (I assume) on how close the user is to being able to vote again. For instance, a user got this ...
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Close popup doesn't appear after editing the question without refreshing the page

Seems like a bug: The user: Edits a question Then, he decide to close it. Clicks on the Close button. The popup doesn't appear. Refreshes the page. Click on the close button. The popup appears. ...
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Pop-up to explain that “@[nameofanotheruser]” being stripped out on purpose (and state why). …or just don't strip it out!

In a similar vein to System should detect new users mistakenly making repeated same (or similar) edit requests, and provide appropriate feedback but definitely less important... I recently tried to ...