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Add option to choose the sites we want to apply the email subscriptions

The new email subscription page is very good in UX but the only issue I found is it allow network wide subscription. It doesn't allow to choose only for one site. In the above image, the +61 more ...
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Preserve image transparency when resizing images

Whenever an image is resized on Stack Exchange using URL modifiers, any transparent elements or backgrounds will be lost in the conversion. Exactly how the missing transparency is handled can vary ...
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Add a link near aged away flag to reflag it again

It will be very convenient if we can reflag aged away flag (after 14 days of course) just via one click. For example it can be like this:
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Share a link text bug [duplicate]

There is a bug below my question where the share a link text does not appear correctly. It is rendered as "Know someone who can answer? Share a link to this question via email, , , or ."
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Site names are multi-lined in the footer

There is an alignment issue in the footer of all the Stack Exchange sites (except Stack Overflow). The site names under the OTHER section are multi-lined. It was fine before some time, reference in ...
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Remove minimum text length limit

Please remove the minimum text length limit. It is very annoying! Not once I just hadn't what to say more but I was forced to. At least to higher reputations.
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Comment Overflow

I previously reported a layout bug in travel SE that the comments overflows the network posts in the right panel. I checked some other sites and I can't find such an issue other than in travel SE. ...
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Feature Request : Combined Flair (not Network flair) [duplicate]

At present, there are 2 options for flairs. Either the site specific flair (OR) The network Flair. That is if I choose it from StackOverflow, I can either use this Or I can use this So My feature ...
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Why isn't there an option for the “global” profile not to copy one of your profiles?

I'm surprised this isn't already a question, but I couldn't find it. When you create a "global" profile for SE sites, like the one you're supposed to link to for your personal site, e.g. <img src=...
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“How to ask” side panel floats over footer when asking a question [duplicate]

On all the Stack Exchange sites, when asking a question, the sidebar block which explains formatting floats over the footer. It is probably related with Nominees float over footer.
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Using mobile web view on desktop shows invalid vertical scroll

When creating new or opening existing post to edit using mobile view and being on desktop post body block contains vertical scrollbar with hidden top part: : Top of the scrollbar is hidden under "...
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Limit abusable privileges to non-anonymous users [closed]

Cyberbullying, as research shows, is strongly facilitated by anonymity. To limit abuse of privileges, I suggest that certain privileges – such as single-handedly marking questions as duplicate – ...
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Stack Overflow and Stack Overflow Meta logo is offset in IE10

I know IE will be gone soon, but not soon enough. There are still some who will choose not to update to IE11. Here are some screenshots: Stack Overflow: Stack Overflow Meta
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Comment votes can be easily gamed by users with the association bonus

When someone deletes an account, the upvotes they left on comments are not removed. When they create another account, they can upvote these comments once again. This is a problem, as you can give a ...
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Zoom gestures break hover

On MacBook, I like to zoom using gestures on my trackpad, as described here: With a Multi-Touch trackpad or Magic Mouse, you can tap, swipe, pinch, or spread one or more fingers to perform useful ...
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Change badge criteria according to overall site activity

It's generally known that different sites have different traffic and user activity. But criteria for badges still remain the same. That's definitely making some badges differ in difficulty in ...
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Is there a way to make a link open in a new tab or window in SE? [duplicate]

Gads, just typing this question I see a lot of negative scores for it. But it really is a valid question. It is easy in HTML to add the target="_blank" to the link. My reason for asking is that ...
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Could we have the ability to control a site's twitter feed from a chat room?

I'm a moderator for the Literature Stack Exchange, and we've been trying to promote the site. We've gotten a lot of engagement on twitter (sometimes from famous authors), and we want to use twitter to ...
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Auto profile-merge feature – can it be disabled for an account?

I've had multiple profiles past last years. I wan't to create one stable profile now. When I once tried, it was auto-merged to some ancient account whose cookies were apparently still around. Can this ...
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Bug in migration target selection

I tried to mod-migrate a question from meta.sf to here but I encountered an issue where I can't select meta.stackexchange.com as a target. If I select any "normal" site like "stackoverflow", "super [...
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Localization for multitagged RSS feed

I just tried to look at the multitagged RSS feed for Stack Overflow in Russian and saw that words like "or" and "and" not able to localize: Original link goes from isocpp.org:
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Please revoke badges gained by abusive voting

In this discussion (not feature request), waffles answers: ... if we find that people are abusing the system their accounts may get suspended. I would consider that kind of behavior abuse. ...
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Allow using the Elections mechanism to vote on Community decisions (direct democracy)

Right now StackExchange has an excellent election mechanism which allows for a fair and transparent voting on Moderation candidacies. However there is no such mechanism for voting on site matters (e.g....
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Protocol-relative and relative URLs should be considered “Linked”

Currently, neither protocol-relative URLs, nor relative URLs, are recognized by the system as pointing to questions to be added to the "Linked" list for the current question. Given the pending switch ...
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Able to upvote migrated questions twice [duplicate]

Got a weird (or neat) bug here. This question was migrated from music.SE to sound design beta. I happen to remember that I upvoted if not all, all but one of the other answers on the question. ...
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Should we be retaining a user's opinion in meta if they delete their account?

As confirmed by Shog9, votes may be retained on the meta sites, if a user deletes their profile for that Stack Exchange site. This originates from another post, where a user has brought up various ...
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Empty tail for tags

Opening this post in Chrome on Android displays strange tag borders (different padding on the sides): Open in incognito mode looks fine: Seems this is due moderator (10k) privilege. ...
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No confirmation dialog when retracting a flag

I just retracted a flag that I cast on an answer and noticed that clicking the "Retract" button caused immediate retraction of the flag, without any confirmation dialog. We have such confirmation for ...
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stackstatus.net SSL_ERROR_BAD_CERT_DOMAIN

Apparently stackstatus.net is being served over https using the tumblr certificated instead of it's own domain. I presume there should have its own certificated.
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Move post to different user

Example: I have a two accounts, one main and one smaller. I create a great post on the mini, and want to move it to the main. Thus, my main can be attributed to the great post without merging the mini ...
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Add alias URL for posts timeline

I know that to view timeline of the post I need to manually change an URL in the browser, e.g. How many sites are there on Stack Exchange? has an URL: https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/289233/...
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Allow users to edit the API documentation

The API documentation has more than a few typos, errors, and unclear bits. Many of these have been noted in comments over the years and there are 44 bug complaints on Stack Apps. (That's a LOT of ...
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Signup email link doesn't work when your name is… unusual

I tried to register an account with the name ௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵௵...
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Allow me to make the same tag edit on more than three questions if the first edits have been approved

I'm currently fixing mistagged questions pertaining to the Haskell stack tool. This means that I'm replacing a lot of stack tags with haskell-stack tags. What slows me down is that I can edit only ...
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Ability to suppress “participation medal” hat notifications - feature request

I understand the obvious point of having "participation medal" type rewards, including hats (e.g. "logged into the site on specific date") in the larger design of the system. I'm talking about hats ...
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Superfluous hat description for Philantropist

The Philantropist hat says: Award a bounty, to someone else, on the last day of hats While you can place a bounty on your own question, you cannot award a bounty to yourself. Why does the ...
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Can the description for Snaphat be changed?

It seems that the description of Snaphat is still not changed to match its implementation. As quoted from Why was the snaphat not awarded? Or why was it awarded incorrectly?: While the description ...
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Can we translate the description of Epiphany back to English?

The hat, "Epiphany", currently has a description in a language other than English (not Italian): La Befana vien di notte con le scarpe tutte rotte I can't read that and a lot of other users will ...
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Can we make the 011 hat clearer?

The description for the hat, "011" is not that clear: Collect 11 hats Even I was confused with this. I realized that when it says collect 11 hats, it means collect 11 hats on a single site. For ...
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Hats are placed in the top left screen corner if user icon (e.g. from facebook) is blocked from loading [duplicate]

I use Firefox with the "Disconnect" add-on which has the feature to block e.g. content from Facebook etc. Some of the SE users' icons are from Facebook so if we block that, these icons do not load ...
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What if we made this competition where we challenged people to make the coolest new rule?

What if we made this competition where we challenged people to make the coolest, most useful, helpful, innovative, good new rule? So the winner would get like 200 rep, second, third place would get ...
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New additional Point Rating for users

Currently, the point rating (PR) is the main user success feedback. Have you ever thought about the new additional point rating (NPR) based on weights? That would be like this: A, B, C, D are users. ...
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Help people find the lost Programmers

People keep losing the Programmers site. This is expected, a big site suddenly going through an overall name change. Instead of having them ask here on Meta, or give up and believe it's deleted, I ...
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Problems with accessing SE sites with Opera VPN

The Opera browser recently introduced a VPN feature. When turned on, it tunnels traffic through their (Opera Software's) proxy. When opening Stack Exchange pages like http://superuser.com/...
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SE login OpenID redirect blocked in Chrome Canary [duplicate]

It is not possible for me to logon to SE using Chrome Canary. I have to use Canary, because a recent bug prevents flash from loading at all in Chrome for some sites. Canary seems to adopt security ...
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“Writing Good Titles” forbids the phrase 'question-mark' in titles

I understand why the standalone word 'question' is forbidden in titles; however SE doesn't make an exception for 'question-mark', as in this case, where I was trying to improve the title from: How to ...
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Why doesn't editing my Stack Exchange profile show up on “all activity”?

Editing answers shows up on "revisions". However, when I edit my profile on, say, Mathematics Stack Exchange (MSE) and then update my profile in all other accounts in the Stack Exchange network, this ...
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Stack Exchange button on top left corner is not showing all subscribed communities

I noticed that the top left drop-down menu does not show all my communities. If possible, I would rather see all my communities rather than an advertisement for the communities I could join. I can ...
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badges from sister sites rendered with badge graphic from currently visited site [duplicate]

So, I was on Sci-Fi.se and noticed I got a badge from MV.SE, but for some hilarious reason, it rendered as the logo for the rebel alliance. I checked other sites, and sure enough badges in your ...
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Allow non-SE URLs in Community Events

Moderators have the ability to create community events, which show up in the highlighted box on the front page along with featured meta posts and sometimes other posts. Currently, community events ...