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Diamond is not shown for mod name under wiki posts

If a diamond mod is an author of a wiki post then the diamond is not displayed besides the mod name. E.g. Shog9♦'s post: Even when the name refers to the user profile page (in case of more then ...
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Merging an account caused my username to change on a site

When my Information Security account was merged to a secondary (IS) account, at least my Super User username was changed to this secondary account's username (username history, "recent names", is ...
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Is there a bug in the implementation of the Research Assistant badge?

I was doing several tag wiki edits (both true tag wikis and excerpts) in [linguistics.se]. I saw the counter "Your badge progress" on the right sidebar increasing: Your Badge Progress Research ...
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Translations for hats partially affect opened tab

The Winter Bash 2017 page has ability to show translations for the hat descriptions (link on the page bottom). I noticed that if you open the page twice in different tabs and change the translation ...
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Redundant notice for already reviewed suggested edit

This suggested edit is already rejected, but notice says “please review carefully”: This is completely redundant in this case and should be removed. Also I’m not sure about the needing to know ...
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Links in site profiles stripped from network profile

I have a link in my profile, advertising a Stack Exchange question of mine (which I believe is acceptable use of the profile page). The link works fine on my individual profile pages. For example, my ...
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NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID when following a link to a Meta site?

I followed a link in a comment to a Meta site (specifically, from the comment here, and instead of getting the Academia Meta site, I got the Chrome warning page: For what it's worth, someone else ...
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Old display name is still visible in chat transcript

Even though Username changes not propagated to chat on change was fixed, it seems the display name changes are not propagated fully to chat. I changed my display name to "Keelan" a long time ago ...
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Why doesn't Markdown render links with [foo](bar) syntax if bar doesn't start with a protocol (http, https, etc.)?

On EL&U Meta, I wrote a comment: You could ask on Writers, but I don't think you necessarily need to ask on StackExchange at all. This is covered by the general references on rhetorical devices....
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Recommending Deletion not showing up in user's reviews

When reviewing Low Quality posts and recommending deletion: They don't show up in the user's reviews actions: Nor are they showing up under any other actions: They're not showing up in votes cast ...
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Reputation counter stops before reaching 200 [duplicate]

Yesterday, my reputation on the Aviation site was limited to 190 for the day. After it reached 190, two answers received additional up votes: this one and this one. My daily reputation can be viewed ...
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Missing cancel button when editing some audit review questions/answers reveals it is an audit review

If you perform a "first posts" review of a question, and you use the "edit" link below the question, then for a question that is NOT a review audit, you'll get a message above the question that looks ...
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Join community button on the wrong side of the site switcher

The bright blue "Join this community" button appears on the far right of the new top bar and pushes the site switcher away. For consistency it should really appear in the same location as the ...
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Is the Reputation tab summary incorrect?

I wanted to report a small UI bug. It happens on my desktop and on my iOS app too. In my reputation tab I see Reverse Engineering with 1 of reputation: If I click on that site profile I am listed ...
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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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Not receiving email confirmation

I have subscribed to a tag but I do not get the confirmation email that is sent. It is not in my spam folder.
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Able to answer closed question if I was offline when the question was closed [duplicate]

On the RPG stack exchange, this question specifically: What is the fineness (purity) of gold coins in D&D? I was able to answer the question 10 minutes after it had been closed. I had begun ...
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Editing posts automatically changes HTTPS to HTTP

Background I edited this question on this site and submitted for review. (I knew the edit was kinda bad, but the previous editor did the same thing and the edited was accepted probably due to the ...
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Why is the link to “help” present in the site switcher and also as a separate option?

The new top bar is live. The site switcher and the other options have been moved to the right side. As a part of the new design, the link to the help center is newly added beside chat and log out. ...
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Can't retract dupe Close vote if the post closed in reverse order [duplicate]

Recently I casted a Close vote on this post How to disable sort in DataGridView? as a dupe of this post Best way to disable the column header sorting in DataGridView. Later the moderator Cody Gray ...
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Welcome message for per site metas is not able to localize

If you open any of localized meta site in browser's private mode, e.g. ruSO.meta you will see untranslated text on the top right corner: This message is not found in Transifex, hence unable to ...
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Is searching with view-filtering inaccurate by design?

To my surprise, I figured out just now that one of my questions on movies has a very high view-count. I wanted to see how many other questions on this site had a similar or higher view-count. ...
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Visiting the inbox tab on the network profile is now clearing notifications (behavior change)

Until very recently, if I had pending inbox notifications I could visit the inbox tab on my network profile to get a preview. Doing so did not clear the notification in the topbar or mark anything as ...
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Why are my hidden communities visible under the 'top', 'reputation' and 'activity' tabs on the Network Profile page?

Recently, I've discovered that the communities that I have hidden are still visible under the 'top', 'reputation' and 'activity' tabs of my Network Profile. https://stackexchange.com/users/current?...
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HTTPS certificate error for meta redirect pages (meta.<site>.stackexchange.com)

Visiting https://meta.security.stackexchange.com displays an HTTPS certificate error in Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 10. For reference, meta.<sitename>.stackexchange.com is the old URL ...
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Plain URL stops hyperlinking at marking characters

When posting an answer, I wrote the following text Remove that lowercase "m" in https://i.stack.imgur.com/XXXXX*m*.png ^ ^ And it ended up ...
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“You need at least 10 reputation to post more than 2 links”

I got this error while updating a previously asked question on Stack Overflow: Getting error when importing from sibling package When I originally asked the question (and inserted over 6-7 links ...
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Help Center header seems to have gone missing

One of my fellow moderators noticed that the Help Center for our site no longer has a banner at the top linking to the Tour. A little browsing around and use of the Wayback Machine indicates that ...
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Can SE make use of the unicode 9.0 character set?

Some characters using the &...; syntax show up in a post, e.g. &#nbsp; displays as a non-breaking space. Others don't, e.g. &#x23FB; for the "power button symbol", it just shows up as a ...
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Weird amount of whitespace with People Reached stats

As you can see, the whitespace between the text "people reached" and the rest of my other stats within the same box (i.e helpful flags, approved/applied edits, votes casted) looks to be not too much ...
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Sign-up verification email being sent in Markdown

I just signed up for an account and I received an email in unparsed Markdown, which my client does not understand: You're almost done! [Click here to complete your registration](https://math....
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Why are we asked to“Join Stack *Overflow* in Standing Up for Net Neutrality”?

How come all sites across the network are asking us to "Join Stack Overflow in Standing Up for Net Neutrality"? Shouldn't they ask us to "Join Stack Exchange in […]", or better yet, refer to ...
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SEDE did not update

SEDE currently states it was updated 11 minutes ago: However this does not appear to be the case, as this query: select max(creationdate) [last action], datediff(day, max(creationdate), getdate(...
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Incorrect plural form when posts updated

When question and his answer were updated I saw the banner: You can see that question has only one answer, but message says "answers". App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: iPad Air 2 (Wi-Fi) OS Version: ...
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Moderator diamond missing in User Reputation Leagues

While browsing the User Reputation Leagues for Super User, I noticed that DavidPostill's moderator diamond ♦︎ was not being displayed next to his username. Shouldn't the usernames for Stack Exchange ...
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Stack Overflow has left!

Stack Overflow seems to have abandoned us iOS users! Look: What has happened?! App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: iPhone 5s (Global) OS Version: Version 10.3.2 (Build 14F89)
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Funny results on Profile>Reputation>by time

Did you just roll out a change to the Profile > Reputation > by time list? I’m seeing funny results in Worldbuilding. The count of events and twirldown is missing, and a single time is attached to a ...
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Stack Exchange “Open in Safari” link opens post in Stack Overflow app

When I click “share” => “open in safari” for any post in the stack overflow site in my iOS Stack Exchange app, Instead of actually opening the post in safari, as it said it would, it opens the post in ...
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Community Wiki still shows original poster

On the iOS app, when commenting on a Community Wiki post, it still tells you who posted the answer. Personally, I tend to use CW to post posts with controversial statements so that people can't ...
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A weird sample question on the tour page

On stackexchange.com/tour the sample question is very unscholarly and hypothetical. I don't think it is on-topic on any community here. Should we have something like that on the tour page? The ...
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Unable to delete account after revote

According to this answer I can delete my account if I have never voted or never posted more than once. Currently I see no votes but already earned a Supporter badge (probably because of voting with ...
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Where is Open in browser button in iOS app?

Open in browser button has been disappeared for any posts: Also I noticed that "Share" button now looks like "Open in browser" for old versions: App Version: 1.6.6 Device: iPad Air 2 (Wi-Fi) ...
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SSL Insecure Connection error on www.blender.stackexchange.com

I was using the site all well and fine, then all of a sudden I got the error below on every page I tried. However now the site is working again. Was there some temporary SSL problem, or did the ...
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Unable to suggest edits on meta sites with mobile app [duplicate]

When using the Stack Exchange iOS app, the edit button for suggesting edits appears to be missing when viewing posts from a per-site meta. App Version: 1.6.4 Device: iPad mini 2G (Wi-Fi) OS Version: ...
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I get notifications for another user with same user name

This question was posted by another user with the same user name as me: monospace font not lining up I received a notification for a comment addressed to that user. Can't SE keep straight different ...
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Can't delete my account from the past

I wanted to delete my account from Security because I don't use the site and wanted to have a 'clear out'. I used the contact form and requested a deletion link and it was sent through and all was ...
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I just earned the association bonus without reaching 200 reputation on any account

5 and a half hours after reaching 185 reputation on Stack Overflow (the highest reputation I have on any Stack Exchange community), I received the 100 reputation association bonus for all my Stack ...
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Question re-bumped by community every month

This question, on the electronics meta site, gets bumped by Community about exactly the same day each and every month, and that's the seventh time (see the timeline). Why? I haven't seen that for any ...
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Self-accept should not show up in reputation tab events

See screenshot. The event shows up with a green 0 in the left hand column. Probably it shouldn't show in this table at all, since it is not an event that can influence the reputation.
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PostTags does not include deleted questions

The PostTags table in SEDE does not contain deleted posts. For example, on Worldbuilding: Nondeleted posts: Total: 10845, In PostTags: 10845 (100.00%) Deleted posts: Total: 1410, In PostTags: 2 (0.14%...