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The buttons on the top bar are no longer right-aligned on mobile

Yesterday the top bar on mobile (iOS Safari) looked like this: Now it looks like this: And this is not only limited to mobile devices. It can also be replicated by narrowing the width of your ...
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Can the "Sponsored by AWS" message be made smaller (less annoying)?

Looking at Ask Ubuntu, the "Sponsored by AWS" is... large on mobile. For reference, this is how it would look on an iPhone 12 (I'm using device emulation for the screenshots hence why I'm ...
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Moderator sign is overlapping with network profile [duplicate]

As you can see, the moderator and network profile overlap each other. I am on Chrome (version 103.0.5060.71) for Android, resolution 2220×1080 on mobile.
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Bug with the profile edit save buttons

The 2 buttons seem too close to each other. Can this be fixed? To get this you need to have an account on any site that you have not edited your profile before. So if you have customized your account ...
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Question title text too big?

The question title text seems quite massive in comparison to the rest of the page. I am on mobile. Maybe we can make this a bit smaller? Details of my phone: Running Chrome on Android
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Privileges page columns are misaligned on mobile

Misalignment with the privileges page There are 3 sections. The rep count, the name of the privilege, and the description. The description section is not aligned correctly vertically when the name of ...
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MathJax not rendering properly in comment on mobile-sized screen

MathJax is not rendering properly in the comment of this post. Original comment: In mobile view:
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Links in stackexchange.com top bar sometimes shown as two rows instead of one

In Firefox and Chrome on my Mac, with some window sizes the 'Tour', 'About Us' and 'Meta' links are displayed in two rows instead of one: It's probably browser-dependent, since I can't reproduce it ...
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Responsive "Tour" page has extra right space due to one section that is not responsive (only when logged out)

Left: iPhone; right: Firefox desktop Click either for higher resolution (URL) Also makes scrolling on a mobile device funky; keeps twitching right. To reproduce: log out. (Thanks @Laurel)
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Votes cast statistic "{ } this week" is not aligned properly in the full site on mobile

The Votes cast statistic "{ } this week" in the Summary tab is not aligned properly in the full site on mobile: On PC/desktop, it's correctly aligned: I also tried landscape view, but the ...
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Sections in the answer box header aren't sectioned properly when logged out on mobile

On mobile, this is the layout that you would normally see when logged in to the site: However, on sites where you can post as a guest, logging out results in this layout when the answer box is ...
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Orphaned "close this dialog" dialog when viewing a completed election as a moderator on mobile

When viewing a completed election on a site where you are a moderator while on mobile, a "close this dialog" dialog appears at the bottom of the page. It looks like the same thing that ...
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Properly insert breaks in titles on the profile's reputation page

I was browsing a user's profile, when I saw this monstrosity: In the screenshot, the first and third line look fine. The last line looks okay-ish. I'm impartial if the title should break here, or ...
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Unwanted horizontal scrollbar, when rep hits 10k+ (plus badges)

I am facing a little CSS annoyance with the top bar containing my rep count representation: Can we get rid of that horizontal scrollbar please. If necessary shorten the rep/badge info from the ...
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Topbar on mobile clogged: here’re some suggestions

Below you can see how topbar looks on mobile currently: Oh sorry, wrong photo There was a question regarding topbar overflow. I’d like to go slightly further: “home” not needed, since the logo* (“...
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Text sorting layout on “answers” is broken on mobile

Just notice how the formatting is off in the middle where you can choose to sort by tab group.
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Linked and related questions require requesting desktop site when on a phone

I searched but I don't think it was reported. When viewing a post on a phone (e.g. iPhone using Safari), the responsive design does not show the linked and related questions unless desktop site is ...
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Please allow me to decrease zoom on mobile

Since the new site design, when using mobile chrome, I can fit maybe a third of a question or answer on the screen at once, in giant lettering. I was able to get around it, by clicking "disable ...
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Please bring back the option to disable the responsiveness

Please bring back the option to view the site at a fixed width. I like to have SO on one half of the screen and my editor on the other half, but after losing the "Disable responsiveness" ...
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Suggested tags are not displayed with their excerpts and other info when asking/editing a question on mobile

When asking or editing a question, one is offered tag suggestions while typing in the "Tags" section. On a desktop browser, each popup also displays the tag wiki excerpt (when available), ...
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Titles cut off on deleted answers page

On the page https://site.stackexchange.com/users/deleted-answers/current, the titles of the questions that go with my deleted answers are cut off, probably because I'm on a phone and there's no scroll:...
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Left side of post edit info (last activity) is cut off in responsive view on mobile [duplicate]

In the question listing on my mobile responsive view, when a post's edit information (i.e. the last activity on the post) overflows onto a second line, the left side of this information is cut off/...
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Please make the positioning of the "Remove" button consistent on the applications settings [duplicate]

You can grant access to different "applications" to make use of your profile. One such example is Winter Bash, or metasmoke a.k.a. Charcoal. Theoretically you should be able to revoke/...
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Can you spot the scrollbar?

With the winterbash Icon present a scrollbar is introduced on small screensizes. Can you spot it?
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Determine if a bug reported on a foreign language Stack Exchange site is already reported on Meta.SE

I created a post on Stack Overflow en Español and no one has given me an answer; it appears it is a bug that they cannot solve... In chat they suggested I come to Meta.SE and post it, and I came ...
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Not enough horizontal space for image uploader on some localized sites

For instance, on Stack Overflow in Spanish as well as on Stack Overflow in Russian there's not enough horizontal space for the image uploader in responsive design on my phone:
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Username on mobile-sized responsive profile page is messy in some cases [duplicate]

The username is kinda messy in some profiles as the spacing is not appropriate. Look at these screenshots: Browser: Firefox 94.1.2 (Build #2015844587) OS: Android 11 Please fix this issue.
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New responsive Activity page

Update 2 - December 8, 2021: We’ve shipped a bunch of refinements over the last 24 hours or so. We’re going through the bugs and design requests and marking them with the proper tags. There’s a lot ...
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Embedded Markdown tags in answers have smaller text and are not aligned properly

Is it possible to reposition and increase the size of Markdown tags embedded in answers? Over at Law, although a question may be tagged with a specific jurisdiction: we expect and encourage answers ...
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Reducing the weight of our footer

As you may be aware, we’re deprecating our mobile views, so with that in mind, it would only make sense to try to reduce the page weight in the responsive views that’ll be replacing them. Currently, ...
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Candidates whose nominations have been withdrawn are still visible in the dropdown on mobile

When a candidate's nomination is withdrawn, their username is removed from the menu that lists candidates to be added to the ballot (on desktop). However, on mobile (responsive mode), the dropdown ...
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Now live: A fully responsive profile

Update As of 2021-10-21T18:05:38+00:00 this is now live across the network. If you find any issues, you can post them as answers on this question. Try to give some details about your browser and ...
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Long tag list overflows and is hidden behind Community Bulletin and other sidebar widgets or truncated [duplicate]

The MathOverflow question Textbooks or lecture notes about mean field games has five rather long tags. On the question list page, such a tag list is wrapped onto two lines, but the Q&A page does ...
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Alignment/spacing issue with last activity on Home page [duplicate]

The last activity on a question is sometimes misaligned/improperly spaced on the Home page. This is possibly due to a long username combined with a lengthy activity description? Observed on Safari on ...
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Ensure that all relevant elections details are available on all screen sizes

Gardening & Landscaping is running an election at the moment. Users that log into …/elections from devices with differently-sized screens get vastly different levels of information regarding the ...
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The site settings section of user preferences is now fully responsive

As of this morning, the following sections of user preferences are now fully responsive: Preferences Flair Applications My logins Hide communities Delete profile If anything looks strange, please ...
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User profile misalignment

Profile Link 2021/11/3 update, this has been fixed.
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How to get hover information on mobile, e.g. details of a tag

On Desktop you can hover your mouse over a tag and it shows how many watchers and how many questions where asked. Example: faq has 120 watchers and 156 questions On mobile, since you can't hover, how ...
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User preferences page responsiveness

Update 2021-09-07 This is now live cross-network. Now that the navigation of the user profiles and settings are ready for responsiveness, we can start making individual pages responsive. 🎉 We plan ...
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How do you search all sites from the search bar or using responsive view?

I have a two-part question At the top of every site, there is a search bar. Is this search bar only relevant to the specific site? I.e. meta, photo, etc. Can I look up all sites from the search bar ...
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Extra user card and two "log out" links in the Stack Exchange menu

Update Feb 19, 2022: This was partially fixed a while ago (i.e., on desktop mode) but just reappeared on all pages of Meta Stack Exchange, specifically (I can't repro on other sites): Original post: ...
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The responsive mobile site's top-bar dropdowns are missing related links in each one's header

I've got the access to moderator tools privilege here on Meta SE, and the review queues dropdown ordinarily features the "tools" and "all queues" links that allow quickly hopping ...
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Link to own profile has disappeared

Maybe I am crazy, but I cannot find a way to get to my profile page anymore, while browsing from Android/Chrome. I think the profile link showed up after clicking on the logo in the top left. I tried ...
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Additional profile refinements

Update This is now live across the network. See the new post for feedback now that you can see it in action. Original Post I’m still noodling on the user profile while on our way to full ...
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Some changes to the profile while we make it responsive

Update 1 I’ve restored the profile age to all and fixed a few bugs y’all reported. I’ll be addressing individual answers as best as I can. Original post On our way to a fully responsive Stack Overflow,...
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Improve location of username autocompletion in comments on the responsive design

When I a @-mention another user in a comment on my mobile phone, using the full responsive version, the suggested username is on the top left of the comment field. At this location it is very close to ...
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Names on user cards above moderator messages are wrongly wrapped

On narrower screens, like an iPhone 11, the names on user cards above moderator messages are sometimes wrapped in strange places, like this:
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Buttons to up/downvote tag synonyms not visible when phone is in portrait mode

But are visible in landscape mode. I’m using an iPhone 12 Pro, Safari on iOS 14.4, I did not click ‘disable responsiveness’. Ak. In comments informs me that this is reproduced in Android 10. Here are ...
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Improve the placement of the "you need 150 reputation" banner in the election [duplicate]

I know I'm not eligible to vote in the election at The Workplace. But it stuck me as odd that I wasn't warned about that when I tried to do so. Well, it turned out I was wrong, but the banner was ...
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The tags below posts on search results occupies the same space as the page number navigation links on narrow screens

This bug appears when the view gets sufficiently narrow (the first four pages, and the last four pages are less affected). This seems to have started happening in the last week or so. The links to ...
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