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The Stack Exchange button, also known as the Stack Exchange™ MultiCollider SuperDropdown™, refers to the button that appears at the top right of all Stack Exchange 2.0 sites.

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Clicking the top bar sometimes loads the SE homepage, sometimes shows the site switcher

When I click the "hamburger menu" in the right part of the top bar: I usually get the site switcher drop-down: But sometimes, I'm taken to http://stackexchange.com/ instead: It isn't ...
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Emails about non-Stack Overflow sites come from Stack Overflow [duplicate]

I get some emails from Stack Overflow that are about specific non-Stack Overflow sites, such as one. This was all checked on the email talked about here: the email address is do-not-reply@...
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Logic behind automatically added SE-sites to 'YOUR COMMUNITIES'

Until now my observation was that when I joined a certain SE-site/SE-community that this specific site was added automatically to the 'YOUR COMMUNITIES' list of the communities-dialog, sorted by rep-...
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I got 1 reputation on SO meta, is it a bug? [duplicate]

I pinned the SO meta to the SE site switcher. I looked at my reputation and it is 1. When I go to SO meta I am not suspended or my reputation is one. Is this intended? The SO meta reputation in the ...
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Alignment issue in stackexchange.com site switcher

There is an alignment issue in the stackexchange.com site switcher. The icon is not properly padding with adjacent text. Screenshot for reference: Note: There was a bug reported and completed ...
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Stack Overflow in ES, PT, RU, JP have mixed-language descriptions

The international Stack Overflow sites in Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, and Japanese seem to have a bug in their quick site descriptions (under their titles), for they all start with the word For....
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Clashing background and foreground colors on “Visit Stack Exchange” button

When you open the Stack Exchange menu on certain sites, the button that says "Visit Stack Exchange" has a blue color that doesn't match the button's background color. Some sites like this are: ...
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Difference in number of communities on main site

I assume the difference in the number of Stack Exchange sites/communities is a mistake... correct?
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Incorrect Meta reputation in site switcher [duplicate]

I opened the site switcher and found that my Meta Stack Overflow reputation was not right: On both Main and Meta Stack Overflow, the reputation counter on my profile page show that the real amount is ...
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Reputation shown for meta sites in site list dropdown is incorrect [duplicate]

I noticed that the reputation shown for meta sites in the site list dropdown differs rather greatly from the main site reputation: For example, there's a gap of ~2k on AU and AU meta (~1.5%), ~600 on ...
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Hide Hot Questions?

Why hide a hot question? You've read it. You're not interested. You want to see more hotness. How? Add an 'X' beside each hot question.
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Is it the “Stack Exchange Network” or the “Stack Overflow Network”?

When I first visit a Stack Exchange site using a different computer, browser, Incognito mode, etc. the cookie footer appears at the bottom (as it should). The message, however, says Your use of ...
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Add teams to sidebar on any site or to the site switcher

Teams only show up on Stack Overflow. We will only see the new activity indicators if we first visit Stack Overflow, or make a habit of visiting the team itself. However, some users of teams do not ...
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How can a site change the “tagline” that shows in the site dropdown?

Over on The Great Outdoors, we have been discussing our tagline, inspired by a post here from someone who couldn't find a site about nature. We settled on a new phrase For people who love being ...
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What formula should be used to determine “hot” questions?

Right now the front page Popular tab is fairly broken -- it's a simple descending sort by views. As Joel said in podcast #18, it is "a self-fulfilling prophecy." But this is not intentional, it's only ...
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Everything is too crowded in dropdown on Area 51 [duplicate]

Look at this: There are several problems: | help | chat | log out | is on its own line and should be on the same line as Area 51 Right angle thing (∟) is out of place No space between site icon ...
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Down arrow button for choosing the desired site

When searching for the desired SE site, the down arrow key (down) should work in order to choose the site one is looking for and hit enter to visit it, instead of using the mouse point to choose it. ...
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Long site names don't look right in dropdown (cause action links to overflow)

Something doesn't look quite right here: I want to read it as one of these option: Geographic Information - help - chat - log / Systems - out Geographic Information Systems - help out - ...
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“More Stack Exchange Communities” Search Improvement

The "More Stack Exchange Communities" search box is useful for finding specific Stack Exchange sites, when their URL doesn't necessarily match their content. For example, if one is looking for the ...
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What type of notifications do we have?

I could not find any list so I am asking: What type of notifications do we have? From my own notifications, I could find the following: A badge was awarded. A post I made was edited. A post I made ...
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Site Switcher Text Wrapping/Formatting

The text on the site switcher for GIS (Geographic Information Systems) is wrapping to the next line when on that site: It does display correctly when on the meta site, however, so the bolded font is ...
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The StackExchange™ MultiCollider SuperDropdown™ says I've got replies, but I've already viewed those

The StackExchange™ MultiCollider SuperDropdown™ says I've got replies, but I've already viewed those.
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Why does this URL have “?as=1” at the end of it?

Recently a URL was posted on Ask Different that looked like this: https://music.stackexchange.com/?as=1 Why does it have the "?as=1" at the end of it? I understand that it is part of the workings of ...
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Stop sending me to stackexchange.com when I click the site-switcher

Note: I am aware that the site switcher has moved to the right side of the page. This isn't a case of me clicking the wrong icon, it's a case of the site-switcher itself being a link to stackexchange....
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Cannot navigate into the multicollider with keyboard - so cannot access main / meta anymore

The original multicollider™ wouldn't even open with a keyboard, but the new one can be selected and opened with enter. However you can't actually select any of the options within it with the keyboard; ...
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What happened to the Stack Exchange site list?

It used to be that you could click on the Stack Exchange link on the top left of every Stack Exchange network site and would get a menu of links to other stack exchange network sites. Now it just ...
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Meta privilege says site switcher is on the left

If you look at the privilege "participate in meta" on any site (example) you'll see this (emphasis added): The link [to meta] also appears in the Stack Exchange site switcher (top left in the ...
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Remove the link to stackexchange.com from the site switcher [duplicate]

Since now there is a link to https://stackexchange.com on the logo on the left of the top bar, can we remove the link that is on the site switcher icon on the right? The annoying part about it is ...
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The help link in stackexchange.com redirect to page not found

The "help" link in the https://stackexchange.com dropdownlist is redirect to "Page Not Found" page Screenshot for reference:
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Privilege progress indicator interferes with (old) Stack Exchange dropdown

I know I'm late with this; this could be the last bug report about the old topbar. But the text on the privilege progress indicator (on your profile page) appears above the dropdown menu coming from ...
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Hot Questions clips quotes wrongly in questions like '“this” and “that”'

The Hot Questions in the StackEchange dropdown display questions like "This" and "that" as This" and "that Example: Example 2:
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Can we have key focus on “Find a Stack Exchange community” when the main menu is opened?

From the Stack Exchange menu, I can scroll down to find a list of all communities, and I can use the search box there to find a particular community. I'd like to have the keyboard input focus on that ...
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Unable to reorder “your communities” with touch

I have a Windows tablet. I am accessing SE via IE 11 (metro) and using the touch screen. To reproduce: Go to the SE menu in the SE bar. Select edit next to Your Communities. Attempt to use the drag ...
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How does “your communities” work?

As per this post your communities should show top 5 sites by reputation, but it show more than that, is it normal or bug ? I checked all my sites it list 6 sites and one of the site showing 7 sites- ...
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Why can't “your communities” be edited on mobile?

Using (the latest) Firefox on Android (6.0.1) there's no "edit" link to the right of "Your Communities" which is present on the full site. This may be by design, although it's not clear why having the ...
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How do I customize the Stack Exchange dropdown menu?

I swear that a few weeks ago, there was an option to customize which communities were displayed in the dropdown. I no longer see this option. A search of the site and FAQs gave unhelpful results.
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Privilege and badge links are displayed on stackexchange.com [duplicate]

When I click in stackexchange-button in http://stackexchange.com is displayed Privilege and Badge links form stackoverflow.com: When I click in privileges link: When I click in Badge link: ...
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Score of Area 51 not showing [duplicate]

I think Area 51 is a site of Stack Exchange, so why does the score of Area 51 not show my score here? But it is showing it here:
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Link to blogs outside BlogOverflow in StackExchange menu?

BlogOverflow blogs are being phased out, and some SE sites have set up blogs elsewhere or are discussing whether to do this. For example, WorldBuilding has a blog on Medium last year, and Language ...
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Upper left button of stack exchange communities vs. 'Questions' tab [duplicate]

I noticed, in the communities I'm subscribed to that if you click on the top left of the stackexchange community pull down menu, that it lists the questions of the community and when you click on '...
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Dropdown menu shows me as not logged in while on mobile site for community I didn't join

I used my SE login to log into my account on my mobile browser, and I have not had any trouble using the drop-down menu while on it to access my different communities. The drop-down menu "knows" that ...
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Show the reputation for all sites in the Stack Exchange™ MultiCollider SuperDropdown™

Currently, only the sites under "Your Communities" section of the drop down show the reputation one got on those sites. If one has account on many sites, and want to quickly know their reputation in ...
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Sorting of “All Sites” list in Stack Exchange pulldown menu [duplicate]

I think it would be useful if this listed sites I had accounts on first so I can quickly jump between them. Even better, it could sort them by my rep on each site so that the sites I use the most are ...
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In “network hot” questions formula, discard answers when voting evidence indicates that these are not good data points

TL;DR When votes of 20... 30... 100 users clearly indicate that only one or two answers are popular, it does not make sense to pretend that other answers are popular too. In current version of “...
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Clicking 'chat' from the SuperCollider™ no longer takes you to to a site specific chat page

See below for a video of what I tried https://youtu.be/JNK77izecBs I'm used to this link taking need to site specific chat page. I found: Should the 'chat' link of a SE 2.0 site take you ...
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Have private betas in “Your Communities” list in the Stack Exchange dropdown

Whenever you have signed into a private beta, could it please appear in the drop down something like this: So here the number means I have 2 Private Beta Communities, and the arrow is clickable so ...
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Site switcher shows blank community name in Community Moderators Blog

In Stack Exchange Community Moderator Blog, the site switcher shows me... Well...have I strayed from Stack Exchange network?
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Site icons in the Super Collider are not SVG format [duplicate]

Recently, lots of images became SVG, for example the Inbox and the Achievements icons. However, the Super Collider site favicons are their usual blurry selves: Note that the SE logo in the top bar ...
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How can I enlarge the box under the Stack Exchange dropdown?

On the top left, there is the Stack Exchange button, which opens a list box with all the communities I am a member of, and then all communities that exist. I'd like to enlarge the standard box size, ...
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Can we add private betas in “your communities” drop down?

I am actively participating in a few graduated sites and a private beta. What I normally do when I become active somewhere is to add the site into my "your communities" list dropdown. However, I ...