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Gold Badge doesn't count up votes to Questions

The gold php badge states that to obtain the badge you must have: Earned 1000 upvotes for answers in the php tag However, should up votes to questions count as well? Being well-versed in a ...
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Incorrect rep graph

Right now, my rep graph on Puzzling looks like this: That spike is my 100-rep Trusted bonus, but it's not a spike. It's a slope. Shouldn't the graph depict the rep increase as a perfect vertical ...
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Tweak the StackOverflow nofollow tag for user profiles

I've been wondering why my Google Buzz wasn't linking up with Superuser and Serverfault. I got a pretty good suggestion at webapps.stackoverflow.com. In short the theory is the "rel~=nofollow" throws ...
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LaTeX doesn't work [closed]

LaTeX is not working just now. I posted this question, and the LaTeX code is plainly rendered as ASCII. R: There is a more elegant/efficient way of writing this? (possibly a duplicate of this one ...
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Allow moderators to remove accepted flags on blatantly incorrect answers

Yes, there is discussion around what a person can do when there is a blatantly accepted wrong answer: Blatantly wrong accepted answer Should moderators be allowed to delete accepted answers? And so ...
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“Wrong” color of the code in a code block

I just noticed that the color of this code doesn't look right in the code block. List<int> will give <int> a red color, as will List<string>. List<int[]> is colored correctly,...
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Users can bypass the 30-day username change limit by constantly changing name within 15 minutes

Note: Not a duplicate of Name Change Limiting can be Broken, as the bug reported there is different; it has to do with account association, while this one is a completely different issue resulting 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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Some links (to resources) don't have a protocol

Some links to resources on Stack overflow do miss the protocol in the links, f.e. //ajax.google.com/... when it should be http://ajax.google.com/....
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Can't Seem to comment out a link

When testing out The HTML comment Length hack and I was trying to make the Duplicate Link message a comment itself I came across this curious predicament: This is the markup: <!-- **Possible ...
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Consecutive days blatantly skipped one [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Consecutive Days is Flawed Just logged in to check something on SO and I always see how many consecutive days I've got (trying to get a badge) .... turns out it skipped Sunday ...
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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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If you edit an answer, you should not be allowed to change your vote

I know that if your answer is edited, that you are then allowed to change your vote. However, if you are the person who edits the answer, should you be allowed to change your vote? The reason why I ...
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I have 23 reputation points, but I cannot chat [duplicate]

On superuser.com I have 23 reputation points. However, I get a message saying that I need 20 reputation points to chat. The chat room is Super User -> Root Access.
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Ctrl+K inserts pre-formatted text on OS X instead of deleting the line

When I hit Ctrl+k I would expect the current line to be deleted instead I get, 'enter code here' inserted. I find this pretty annoying cos I'm in the habit of using this and other emacs style ...
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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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Stack Exchange misspelled on almost every page of the network

The problem is a little bit less serious than the title says, but is is a misspelling anyway. As the official page tells us, the correct spelling is Stack Exchange, i.e. with a space between Stack and ...
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The comment section is not divided equally in Pale Moon

I recently switch from using Firefox to Pale Moon (a FF fork). The comment section is not divided equally
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When I click “Next” it shows next page but with same questions

When I click "Next" it shows next page but some questions are same with previous page's questions. For Example in previous page I see some question then I click next and see same question again.
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Regarding edit summary input validation

I am writing this to inform you about a little bug (input validation) in your site. As I am active on your site, I found that whenever I edit an answer given by any user, I have to pass text in the "...
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Combined Flair of Stack Exchange doesn't get updated instantely [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Flair not updated Combined Flair is best thing to put on website, but it isn't updated in real-time. If not updated in real-time, 5-10 minutes would be OK. But, I notice that ...
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I can not edit my own comment which is 20 minutes old [duplicate]

I can not Edit my comment which was posted 20 minutes ago. I can only delete it. If I add a new comment I can delete or edit it. Is this a bug or feature? I don't see why someone should not be able ...
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Noticed a weird layout on users' avatar

I just saw something weird in the profile image of this guy: It also appears in the user card: I've searched for any legal option for it, but didn't found anything. Looks like an SVG layer ...
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winterbash2014.stackexchange.com is broken (When does Winter Bash 2014 start and end?)

When I open winterbash2014.stackexchange.com I get The Q&A site winterbash2014.stackexchange.com doesn't seem to exist…yet. This is the same message as when I visit unicorns.stackexchange.com: ...
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Someone else can easily use our SO flair

i just got 200+ repu and was delighted to use my SO flair, but to my amusement, I found it is very easy to use someone else flair on other websites, just to show off, is this ok..? Forgive me if I am ...
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Typo in “Stack Overflow Thanks YOU!” page [closed]

As can be seen here, highlighted in yellow color:
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trigger Reputation Recalc causes large loss in rep points

I made the mistake of pushing the "Trigger Reputation Recalc" button on this page https://stackoverflow.com/reputation. Which triggers this url stackoverflow.com/reputation?recalc=true. After this my ...
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Shouldn't I be able to flag while suspended on chat?

I was (for some reason or another) suspended in the tavern. I am trying to flag a random message for a moderator, but the system is not letting me because it thinks it is a "vote" and I get this ...
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Flash of vote count when voting

There is a flash of the vote count before displaying a message. The message explains that a user can't vote on their own content. When voting on your own content: It should just display the message ...
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Why haven't I been awarded the famous question badge twice? [closed]

Famous Question Badge Description: Asked a question with 10,000 views. This badge can be awarded multiple times. Problem : I have a question with 25k + views. I have not been awarded this badge ...
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Get back onto stackoverflow account [closed]

I thought I was answering or helping a PHP developer and got a post ban. Thx for fixing this.
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Wrong reputation calculation for the user

I came across this question: Move database from SQL Server 2012 to 2008 The accepted answer has 33 votes but the answerer's reputation is 84. he also has some other accepted answers with upvotes.
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Possible bug: Getting -1 reputation for downvoting someone else's post [duplicate]

When I am performing review tasks (either Late Answers or First Posts) and I downvote a post, MY reputation is occasionally decremented. I'm not sure whether an additional user is performing a review ...
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Your title “quality standard” checking is nefariously asinine!

What is the title standard check based on? Length is the only criteria apparently. I made the title "evangelism vs evangelicalism?", it would not allow me to post, saying it does not meet your "...
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Typo in “create tag wiki” placeholder [closed]

It seems to me like the stated number might be incorrect: (Note that if you have less than 20000 reputation, your tag wiki will be peer reviewed before it is published.)
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StackEgg is misspelt [closed]

I mean, that's not good to break the tendency of writing, for example, "Stack Exchange" or "Stack Overflow" or "Super User" or etc. So. It should be. Untypoed! Why StackEgg, while it must be Stack ...
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The SO logo on the wall of whatever room in your castles is not updated [closed]

So, in this recent blog post I can see that the logo on the wall is the old one: Yeah, this logo was valid until SO was SVGified. However, after SVGifation, the logo has changed: Shouldn't ...
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I click upvote, the score becomes negative one (from zero) [closed]

I was trying to upvote an answer, but the score became negative rather than positive.
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The pyramids are in Egypt, not Kansas

For some reason, on the About page (https://stackexchange.com/about) the Pyramids are shown to be in Kansas. This is patently wrong, they are in Egypt. My findings are detailed below.
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Don't allow for a question to be marked dupe if the dupe doesn't show up under “related” after typing your question

If I have a question, and it is marked dupe, the system should check to see if it was offered as a related question when the title was being typed (simply by using the same search feature that the ...
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Grammatical error in consent banner

I found a grammatical error in the consent banner (the banner at the bottom): "understand" should be changed to "understood". So the banner content would become: By using our site, you acknowledge ...
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For what it's worth, 'four' is missing transparency

On the Winter Bash 2020 countdown page (which is awesome, by the way!), I couldn't help spotting this: All digits except four have transparency in their internal parts. Poor four doesn't. Can it ...
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Does anyone else think the moderator nominations are TLDR?

I took a look at the moderator nominations and I just don't have time to read them all. Therefore, I can't cast a fair vote. I'd like to participate, but it would take too long. Maybe there could ...
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Why is a moderator on one SE site allowed to change my username across all communities?

Today I got this email from ArtOfCode, a Hardware Recommendations moderator, after he changed my username on HR from "Mͣͭͣ̾ Vͣͥͭ͛ͤͮͥͨͥͧ̾" to "user924": Hello, I'm writing in reference to your ...
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I can't post a “+1 this is awesome” comment on an awesome post [duplicate]

This is not a duplicate of What makes a good/valid +1 comment? because I don't want feedback about when to post a +1 comment; it's about the system not letting me post a +1 comment. status-bydesign: ...
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Pagination count can be changed by direct query string manipulation

When viewing question lists there are several options down the bottom to view 15, 30 or 50 records per page. If the user enters some other number it still works. I entered 1 at the end of the query ...
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The self-kicking system is not functional [closed]

I've tried to kick myself from a chatroom and got: And where's "yes, kick myself" / "no, take a walk" (or something similar) dialogue? That's not functional and should be fixed. And who is "I" by the ...
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4 or more spaces always creates a horizontal text box without wrapping

If I type a paragraph into the editor and use four or more spaces to start it (a styling many people use in normal writing - i.e. indenting the first line of a paragraph), then the entire paragraph is ...

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