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“(0 answers)” shows up as “( answers)” in new duplicate post notice

This question of mine was voted to be closed as a duplicate, and I received a banner at the top asking Does this answer your question? Auto-delete orphaned tag synonyms ( answers) I presume ...
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Why don't off-topic close notices indicate which specific users voted for specific off-topic canned reasons anymore?

In the old notices, on questions closed as off-topic, the notice would not only indicate all of the close voters who closed the question, but also the specific users who voted for specific canned ...
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Unable to dismiss the suggested duplicate [duplicate]

Today someone suggested that my post was a duplicate of another post. I disagreed and dismissed the message by selecting the [No] button below, and clicking the [Submit] button. This however doesn't ...
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Text of Bounty Grace Period notice is confusing

This bounty has ended. Answers to this question are eligible for a +50 reputation bounty. You have 19 hours to award this bounty. The question to which I awarded a bounty has exactly one answer, by ...
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Notification does not appear in the migrated question

In SOja, notification to the questions that have migrated from the main site to the meta is not displayed. This post is not passed only one day after the migration. (It does not appear in both "Source"...
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“Submit” is not an answer to the question “Does this answer your question?”

"Submit" is not an answer to the question "Some community members have suggested a similar question that may solve your problem. Does this answer your question?" Screenshot from Google Chrome on ...
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Can we have a permanent bye to “on-hold”?

Whenever I click on "Close" button to cast a close vote on an already loaded page of a closed question when it wasn't closed, this dialog appears: But since the redesign of post notices, "on-hold" ...
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What is the dispute surrounding my 2018 chat suspension question?

My old question How could I have handled this better in chat (flag apparently led to suspension)? from September 2018 has, within the last hour, been locked, unlocked, locked, unlocked, and then ...
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Hyperlink without underline in deleted answer's post notice

Recently I deleted one of my post (10k+ users only). After it deleted, there is a inconsistency with the hyperlink in the post notices. The deleted question link contains a hyperlink, whereas the ...
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Do the new top-level close reasons have the same scope as the old ones?

As part of the rollout of the new post notices, changes were made to three of the top-level close reasons: Unclear what you're asking has become Needs details or clarity. Too broad has become Needs ...
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Add tooltip with timestamp to post notice about lock

Most dates/ages/etc. on Stack Exchange have a nice feature; if you hover over them, you see the exact UTC timestamp they represent. Can this feature be added to the lock duration in the post notice?
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Names of close-voters are not visible in the post notice but in the revision history and timeline

I am not a user with close/reopen votes privileges on Travel Stack Exchange, therefore I can't see the names of the close voters in this question: However, they are visible when going to the revision ...
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Where's the bump notice?

Does anyone remember this? Bumped to the homepage by Community♦ 2 hours ago This question has answers that may be good or bad; the system has marked it active so that they can be reviewed. ...
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Where does that border come from?

Since today, post notices do have a blue border: As you can see in the images in the post notices rollout Q&A that these used to have a gray-ish border. Either the colors have been updated ...
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Why is an answer only an “answer” if it was deleted from review?

With the new post notices showing above posts, I am noticing an interesting discrepancy. As a user with 10,000 reputation on some sites I can see deleted answers, and they now are accompanied by a ...
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Blank notification shown on the top of questions migrated more than 60 days ago on localized sites

When you open the migrated questions from another site, source information (the site name, etc.) it isn't always displayed. Bug report on ja.SO meta migrated question: javaで、ここから更に"00:00にfalseと表示する"...
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Broken image in new post notices blog post

Broken image in the blog post related to the New Post Notices are live network-wide announcement. The below image source is not available: <img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/...
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Specify again which Community bot process deleted a question [duplicate]

In the days of yore (i.e. before last Monday or so), on questions deleted automatically deleted by Community, one could see which process caused it to be deleted, e.g. RemoveDeadAbandonedQuestions. ...
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Remove migration notices from destination post [duplicate]

As part of the roll-out of new post notices, questions that were migrated now show a notice at the top indicating that they were migrated. I ran across a question today that is seven years old. ...
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New Post Notices are reverted to old ones

As of today I not longer see new Post Notices across SE sites. They are all reverted to old ones. Question with old notice on Stack Overflow Question with old notice on Code Review Question with ...
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Duplicate post notice missing the duplicate

Just browsing and came across a question marked as duplicate, but the post notice doesn't have a link to the duplicate:
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Remove or make “Highly active question” post notice less visible / annoying

Here's what I've seen today when checked out the question. I suggest to remove this post notice (and just show a message after someone who had not enough reputation tried to answer) or at least to ...
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New Post Notices rollout on Stack Overflow

New Post Notices have been launched network-wide. Please post all new feedback, bugs and feature requests to the new announcement post. As has been previously announced, we have been working for some ...
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Why is the protected notice different?

So I join Stack Overflow for like almost more than a year like this and mostly I found the question that have been protected by "someone" will be show like the bottom picture. You can directly see ...
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How could we improve our planned post notice improvements?

Megan has written a post on the Stack Overflow blog about changes that are planned/upcoming on the Stack Exchange platform. I've seen a bunch of discussion about it on chat - but it feels like having ...
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What causes a notice to be added without a bounty starting?

Looking at a revision history, I noticed something strange. A notice seems to have been added without starting a bounty, then removed by a moderator two days later (click image for link): What causes ...
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“We're looking for long answers that provide some explanation and context” was added to this question [duplicate]

The following automated response was given to this question: We're looking for long answers that provide some explanation and context. Don't just give a one-line answer; explain why your answer is ...
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Adjusting the lock post notices - draft text and reasoning

A few months ago we updated some of the text in the lock tool for moderators. At that time I noted that the post notice text for the various locks could use an update to be more helpful. Right now, ...
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Broken bounty post notices

The post notices for bounties look broken on all 4 currently featured MSE questions (to me): I can only see this on MSE, I put up a bounty to test stuff on IPS and it is looking good there:
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Historical locks on meta sites [duplicate]

Historical locking is used on main sites to indicate old questions that are off topic due to new rules. These posts have collected a lot of votes and are referenced much. Historical locking is used to ...
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Are the current post notices friendly enough for new contributors?

From this answer on English Language Learners: I have a feeling that even post notices must include salutations like "Welcome!", "Hello!", "Thanks!". I also think for each site the notices must be ...
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Sorting and filtering posts with notices

Posts that have post notices can be seen on https://<site>.stackexchange.com/annotated-posts?tab=noticed. This includes posts that have notice types "Citation Needed", "Insufficient Explanation",...
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Posts without notices showing up with hasnotice:yes

I recently did a search here on MSE for hasnotice:yes locked:no. What surprised me is that two of the posts listed in this search have no notices... well, sort of. While there is no notice displayed ...
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Post banners missing

Previously - posts that were a mix of closed, deleted or locked use to show at least two of those banners - however, now it only seems to show one. If a post is closed and deleted (doing a search for ...
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Could we please rename the Controversial Topic Post Notice?

It seems like the Controversial Topic notice could be worded a little better: Controversial Topic — You may use comments ONLY to suggest improvements. You may use answers ONLY to provide a ...
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Inconsistent usage of deleted user name on closed questions [duplicate]

This question is closed: Mod links disappear on profiles with long display names One of the close voters has been deleted, but his name still exists in the list of voters in the notice message of the ...
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Request for a new post notice for The Workplace: “sensitive topic / be nice”

At The Workplace we often get issues where people need to deal with issues that are controversial or the issues are sensitive to certain people. These questions often result in storms of comments that ...
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Should post notice of unclear questions refers to some resources?

Note: This question may apply best to science sites. The current post notice on unclear questions currently says: Please clarify your specific problem or add additional details to highlight ...
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Hide notice for migrated questions after 30 days

When a question is migrated from another site, a stub is temporarily left on the original site before being automatically deleted after 30 days. (See What is migration and how does it work?) While ...
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Make the linked text of post notice clickable on Android app

The text "click here" should be clickable imo.
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Hasnotice option while searching in app

Searching for not locked, not closed posts with notice leads to different results in web and in iOS-app: Web contains only 8 results and top voted post with 68 votes: App returns too many posts ...
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What is the difference between exact duplicate and just duplicate?

The questions Why does Meta Stack Exchange have privileges that don't have any effect? and Meta Meta Privilege were both marked as duplicates. However, one of them has a different "marked as ...
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Adding a post notice to a late answer doesn't count in review

When a moderator is in review => Late Answers I've found if I add a post notice to a one line sentence seeking for a better answer it will not count but the system moves to the next late answer. ...
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How did the message, “This post is related to a rapidly changing event” appear? [duplicate]

On Travel.SE, there was a hot network question about the United Kingdom leaving the European Union. The vote was yesterday, and other developments are of course possible, so it is understandable why ...
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Let gold tag badge holders add post notices?

This isn't Allow high-reputation users to add post notices (perhaps as a 30k privilege?) I'm suggesting we let gold tag badge holders add post notices (even if it's just a subset). This way ...
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What effect do post notices have on answer voting?

Moderators can apply post notices to answers that are substantially lacking in either explanation: We're looking for long answers that provide some explanation and context. Don't just give a one-...
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Proposal: Modify the “Current Event” post notice

I'd like to propose a change to the "Current Event" post notice. It's not really well-defined, and in its current form it's somewhat limiting. Rather than "Post is related to a rapidly changing ...
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Add notice contents to the timeline

Bounties are listed in the timeline now, but not the bounty message. Bounty messages are posted as notices, and moderators can post other notices too. I've had to remove a bounty from a question ...
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We're looking for long answers … NO!

I saw this notice under some one-liner answer that was straight to point: We're looking for long answers that provide some explanation and context. Don't just give a one-line answer; explain why ...
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Moderator Notices should be more Flexible/Prominent

This question arises from the following Meta post on Code Review: Should I cast a VLQ flag on an answer that has a moderator notice on it? Two of the questions I posed there, were: Should the "...