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Publicity badges might be taking internal links into account?

I suspect that some bug makes internal linking count towards Publicity badges too. The badges are said to be: These badges are specifically for linking to questions like the description says. ...
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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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I am wearing a hat which I am not supposed to have

Most of us got "Glasses With A Number On Top" hat by mistake and by default I was wearing it from start but that hat was put back in the suitcase by SE but I am still wearing it: It should have been ...
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Why wasn't I notified of new privileges I gained as a result of the recent reputation recalculation?

FYI: In the rep recalculation for questions, privileges didn't follow. Today, a single upvote on this question, which constitutes all my activity on that site since recalculation, triggered the ...
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Negative downvote count is not showing properly [duplicate]

In stackoverflow question How do I clone a specific Git branch?, more specifically in the answer https://stackoverflow.com/a/1911126/4021802, the negative vote count -162 is being shown as positive ...
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Please remove the s/!/?/ title filter from Metaǃ

If I write a post with a title ending in an exclamation mark, it gets replaced with a question mark. That makes sense for Stack Overflow, but less so for MSO, since posts here are not necessarily ...
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30-second rate limit for comment fires when no comment posted yet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Writing less than 15 characters in a comment triggers the 30 second protection. Try to post a comment containing less than 15 non-space characters followed by the remaining ...
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Recognize EXIF Orientation value when posting images (and/or allow transform in img tag)

I edited this question on Bicycles SE to convert the images from external links to tags. The images contain an EXIF orientation attribute which is used to display the image appropriately as a link, ...
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Answers/comments were not copied during migration to another site

My question What are the correct pronouns for referring to someone whom I have never met in person when the gender is apparent? has a banner migrated from english.stackexchange.com  Oct 25 at 0:...
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Clicking welcome notification on international Stack Overflow sites incorrectly opens English Stack Overflow tour page

For example, on ruSO. Pressing on link opens: https://stackoverflow.com/tour. But should be: https://ru.stackoverflow.com/tour. I've found string bcad6de6449f923d84b7d6ed4bffe4b8: Welcome to ...
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Transcript has time in UTC

Just got invited to a chat and received the notification on Stack's INBOX Once clicking on it in, i can the transcript with time in UTC which is one hour before my time zone Then i click ...
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Animated SVGs don't animate when oneboxed in chat

If I post a lovely animated SVG here, it will animate: Beautiful, but the same does not happen in chat for me (Chrome, Mac OS): This is a serious bug which needs fixing immedia-- ALL GLORY TO THE ...
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Display Badges in my profiler [duplicate]

I think this picture is self description my badges is wrong.Why?
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Custom sections in FAQ don't work right [closed]

Stack Exchange 2.0 sites can customize their FAQ pages to fit their needs, including adding new sections. For example, Unix and Linux has a cross-posting section. The title shows up correctly in the ...
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Next Tag Badge Selector doesn't show all available choices [duplicate]

There is no way to choose some tag badges even though ones with equal or fewer votes are choosable some are simply missing. Notice that I can choose to track philosophy but not explainable-ai or ...
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You can propose six Tag Wiki edits

According to How do suggested edits work? you can propose five edits at one time: When can I not suggest an edit? You have 5 suggested edits pending (20 on beta sites). Wait for one of them to ...
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Human verification on all answers

The last two or three times I answered some question in SO (the last 2-3 hours), I was asked for Human verification. Is this a new bug, eventually related to the resolution of Overactive spam-ku? ...
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Why was this bounty vote deleted?

Someone awarded a bounty to me on this answer and then deleted their account. Normally, I would still keep the bounty reputation, and it would be attributed to the Community user. However, in this ...
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“Ask question” takes too much vertical space on questions with responsive mobile, looks bad

Almost all of this text comes from this previously closed and deleted bug report. That bug was fixed, but now it’s come back! Looking at a question, I noticed that the “Ask Question” button by the ...
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Lists of questions sometimes don't show how many answers

Sometimes lists of questions don't indicate how many answers they have received: Yes this particular question has not only received an answer, that answer has been selected: Why doesn't the list ...
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“Share a link to this question via…” should stay when question is answered

This is shown on unanswered posts: Know someone who can answer? Share a link to this question via email, twitter, or facebook. Why is this removed when someone gives an answer/suggestion? Surely "...
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Misspelling in bounties tab

The tab with bounties says 'bountied' instead of 'bounties':
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Rep cap reached but not counted towards Legendary badge

Yesterday, I rep-capped on Meta Stack Exchange, but this instance wasn't counted towards the Legendary badge. Here is the situation on August 16th, three days ago, with the counter on 112, and this ...
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Where is my Area51 Discuss reputation going?

Reputation awarded for up-votes on Area51 Discuss questions and answers only shows up in recent activity and is never added to the overall total. Rep rewarded for commits, follows and example ...
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Markdown in chat fails sometimes for single line messages too

I found many questions similar to chat formatting issues but unfortunately none of them addresses my issue related to chat formatting and I am making it clear that I am not talking about multiline ...
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Code syntaxhighlighting does not work in “About Me”

I placed some source-code in the "About Me" section and it does not seem to work properly. During the formatting <!-- language: java --> results syntax-highlighted code in the preview box but ...
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Flag abusive users

I think the community does a great job policing questions/answers, etc. and the community has some good tools available to do this. Between flagging questions with some reasons behind it and editing ...
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Add link styling to the latest activity link in the question stats

With the new design of putting the question stats under the post title, it's not obvious at all the latest activity time is a clickable link. The current style blends in with the non-link labels on ...
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Delete votes counting mismatch

In the Tools -> Delete tab While in the Post itself Perhaps only one digit displayed in the first??
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Inline code breaks link text SO Markdown renderer

Reposted from this answer The following markdown breaks: ![`<b>`Testing something](https://stackoverflow.com/content/img/so/logo.png) It renders.. <b>Testing something" title="" /> ...
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Answer appears automatically converted as a comment

I posted an answer (pointing to another question already asked) but when I hit submit, I saw my answer appear as a comment to the question instead. I tried it a couple of times and still the same ...
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How come I can't give more than 500 rep?

Why can't I give more than 500 reputation as a bounty at a time? The system won't let me choose an option more than 500. Also, how were some users able to do so? On this question the OP has given a ...
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Cannot flag as “should be closed…” after removing a “duplicate” flag

After removing a duplicate flag, I am unable to flag the question as "should be closed...". I am guessing this is because the duplicate flag is under "should be closed...". Is this intended? If so, ...
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Display issue of three-backticks formatted code

I came across an answer on Stack Overflow whose code is formatted with triple backticks (AKA CommonMark / GitHub style / ```), that layouts weirdly: When I edit the question, the preview looks ...
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Display error when nesting <pre/> in <code/> elements

I have found an issue in this question: How to get list of values in GROUP_BY clause? Check this out. I enter the following piece of HTML: <code><pre>hello</pre></code> It ...
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Curious badge bug [duplicate]

I saw that it has been already reported that also they have earned courious badge but the badge has not been given. but their answers say that they must wait a day and the badge will be awarded. In ...
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When clicking the permalink in Chat, HTML entities are wrongly escaped [closed]

When you have an HTML entity in a chat message, the normal Chat Window will interpret it normally (if "normally" may mean: it is parsed as an entity). I.e., &nbsp; becomes a non-breaking space ...
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Can't click “Ask Question” when on the “Ask a Question” page

There's an inconsistency with the way the top navigation works when the user is on one of the pages pointed to by those buttons. For the five buttons on the left, being on the page doesn't change the ...
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Moderators can star their own messages on Chat, while regular users can't

Bill the Lizard, a moderator on Chat, said that he can star his own messages. I don't think anyone should be allowed to star their own messages on Chat, even moderators. I don't see how it could be ...
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Why is the ##UserID## parameter not populated in Data Explorer anymore?

Environment I'm logging in using the OpenID from http://openid.stackexchange.com and using Chrome 31.0.1650.57 m if that matters. Steps to reproduce: Log in to Data Explorer and compose a query, ...
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Human verification page not loading in China

I was trying to post a question on Stackoverflow but got redirected to the Human Verification page. The problem is that the CAPTCHA never loads here in China, it just times out after 4 minutes. ...
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Cannot vote to close a question as a duplicate because it would lead to a circle, except it wouldn't

I'm trying to vote to close this question as a duplicate of this one. The former question had just been asked 20 minutes ago, whereas the latter one was closed as a duplicate back in 2010 and hasn't ...
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Why I am getting an option to start a bounty for a question with accepted answer? [duplicate]

Please check screen shot below: I am not the owner of the question and the owner has accepted an answer still when I am viewing this question I am getting an option to start a bounty. I am confused: ...
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chat.stackoverflow.com/ != chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/?tab=site&host=stackoverflow.com

Generally chat.<site>.com redirects to chat.stackexchange.com/?tab=site&host=<site>.com and go for same thing but here you can check your self: https://chat.stackoverflow.com/ https://...
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Hidden communities not working in mobile?

I have the SE app on iOS. When I signed out and looked on my profile, I saw that the communities that I have hidden (Stack Overflow and Tor) are shown. Why does this occur, and will it be fixed? The ...
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Custom ordering of duplicate targets is not necessarily honored on mobile apps

The order of duplicates is different between apps and web. E.g.: iOS App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: Unknown (iPad7,3) OS Version: Version 12.2 (Build 16E227) Android App Version: 1.0.95 ...
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Rejected migration undeletes answer

Background This seems to be the same bug as in When migrations are rejected, do not undelete answers that were not deleted as a result of a migration, which is status-completed. Bug The migration ...
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Unable to rollback to previous revision

I edited my answer because the information was no longer accurate. However, after editing I found that the formatting was broken, so I rolled it back to the previous version. Unfortunately after the ...
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User's suspension period has expired, but they're still suspended?

I came across a user with a notification that states: This account is temporarily suspended network-wide. The suspension period ends on Dec 2 '18 at 2:35. Screencap for posterity: Unless this ...
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Same ad displayed 3 times in one “screen” [closed]

Just came to stackoverflow.com (without being logged in) and saw this: (source: doheth.co.uk) I'm assuming it's a bug since you wouldn't normally intend to show the same ad three times in such ...