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Questions tagged [status-deferred]

Indicates that the feature request or bug is something that is intended to be implemented or fixed, but not in the near term.

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Is Site Traffic Data Gone for Good After Fixing Previous Bug?

There was a previous bug affecting site traffic statistics showing -zero- for months (Traffic (views, visits) isn't correctly registered on Site Analytics or Area 51). This has been fixed in that ...
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Logging in to the Area 51 Discussion Zone will successfully log you into the main Area 51 site, but not the Discussion Zone itself

In the Area 51 Discussion Zone (DZ), the log in link is for area51.stackexchange.com, not area51.meta.stackexchange.com. Because of domain restrictions, etc., after successfully logging in you get ...
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Make site links clickable in hide the communities

When in Hide communities section (no matter on which site), the sites are not clickable Can they be clickable? It shouldn't be much of a trouble and provides a lot of convenience for lazy people (...
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Impossible to localize flag summary page title

As far as I see filtering flags on the flag summary page uses simple words combining to create a full sentence as a title. E.g. title for helpful flags on comments: Such approach is completely ...
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Stack Exchange app iPhone X optimization

The Stack Exchange app doesn’t look very good on Apple’s brand new flagship phone yet. Also the app can’t identify the device model either. (Says Unknown (iPhone 10,3)) App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: ...
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Tell me if I have any subscriptions form the new email management page

I've just gone to check my email settings based on the new feature described here: Control the types of email you receive via our new Email Settings feature I noticed that I can manage my '...
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What is the logic for the 4 sites chosen to be shown in Email Settings list of affected sites? Can it be changed to something more logical?

In the new email settings, there are four sites shown for the list of sites that will be affected by the settings. The rest are hidden under the "+ more" link. When looking at the four visible ...
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Link to the Stack Overflow Documentation project from the What's Up, Doc? hat

The "What's Up, Doc?" hat has a short description of "earn reputation in Docs" and a long description of "earn reputation by contributing to Stack Overflow documentation". Stack Exchange has lots of ...
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Make it possible to retract comment flags

I misread the content of a comment, and flagged it. Then I realized that the comment wasn't what I had initially thought. Would it be possible to have the ability to retract comment flags, just like ...
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SEDE should remember what site you actually ran a query on in history and allow re-running on that site

Used to be, SEDE would always only link to the query for the site you actually last ran it on in history. That was often useful, but there was also a fair use case for just running it on the currently ...
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Exclude Careers favourites from advertisements

The Careers advertisement box on Stack Overflow always shows jobs I've already favourited on Careers. As users already know their own favourites, it is useless to advertise them again. The job-...
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Is there a way to see deleted Area 51 proposals, to learn from what went wrong?

I asked if there was an SE site where I could ask driving questions, and I was told in a comment that someone tried to start an Area 51 proposal called "On the road", which covered what I wanted, ...
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Please add the list of questions (un-)protected to the profile page [duplicate]

Currently, the profile page does not show which questions one (un-)protected. One can get a list from SEDE (at most one week old, not containing deleted questions), but that's somewhat cumbersome. I ...
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Have the Dialectical Differences shortcoming been fixed in SE's Search Engine?

Basically, it's where differences in spelling, such as letters chosen or diacritics used, are treated as different queries by the Stack Exchange search engine, even if the queries are otherwise ...
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Is it possible for companies to specify which caliber of candidates can view their “Looking for a job?” ads?

I've noticed that the positions being shown on the "Looking for a job?" ad are way out of my league. I would personally like to see something which is more realistic for my skill levels. I'm not ...
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Navigating from the front page to the mobile UI gives an error

Since the new navigation you can't switch from the home page to the mobile UI without getting an error: Page not Found. The reason is it doesn't understand /new in the URL. Removing that goes to ...
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Impossible to search only for Go positions

Description It is impossible to search only for Go positions. This is especially true for searches with multiple criteria. For example both of these two searches: https://careers.stackoverflow.com/...
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Chatroom reply highlighting bug

Earlier today I found a bug in the chatroom, where a pinged message will stay highlighted it is being highlighted while the ping is removed. Steps to reproduce: Join any chatroom. Ping someone in a ...
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Render TeX in comments by default (on the iOS app)

Thanks for fixing TeX rendering in questions and answers on the iOS app. My one gripe I do have is that rendering is disabled in comments unless you use this interface. Can we please have rendering ...
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Don't raise a closed-without-comment flag for migrations

When we migrated this question on SR (timeline, mod-only) to another site, Community raised a "closed w/o comment (auto)" flag. There are two aspects to this: I finally got to decline a flag with a ...
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Remove Gravatar requirement from Area 51, Please?

I'm not asking that you merge the avatars on Area 51 with the rest of the Avatar system... I understand that there's not any interest in "improving" Area 51, so if this gets declined - I'll just keep ...
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In SO Careers, can the profile list be a dropdown?

Look at that list. Could it be a dropdown list? That makes things easier to use: Otherwise we need to scroll all the way down, if we have many accounts. Example: (Not everything) siteNum = ...
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Selecting “favourite tags” under for new questions doesn't fetch any question

On the new navigation, I selected my Favourite tags, and that doesn't seem to return any questions: This is the URL generated: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/new?show=all&sort=newest&...
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It should be possible to search by more than one tag on Careers

Currently it is only possible to search by one tag. So, for instance, I can search by the "Haskell" tag. I can also search by the "pair-programming" tag. I cannot however search for all listings that ...
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Can you relax restriction to contact companies when you apply for a job?

I understand motivation behind restriction to contact companies until they reply to your application but it would be great to be able to patch your application or sending a note with clarifications. ...
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Retain chosen tags when navigating tag filter options

When i change to custom tags and enter some tags. then change to all and back to custom tags all input from the first time are removed. I think it will be better if the changes will be saved and ...
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Unreachable areas in the new navigation using the keyboard

Using only your keyboard to navigate around Stack Overflow (and here on MSE), it is not possible to change the "filter" dropdown using your keyboard. It jumps directly from the bounty indicator to the ...
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Add tooltips to filters under the new navigation

When I hover over the tabs, a tooltip clarifies what I'll be looking at: Ahhh, there we go; "popular" will show "questions worth reading". However, when I want to filter by "show" and want to know ...
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Add way to save last few custom tag sorts in new navigation

I like the "custom tags" filter. It's really nifty, particularly as I can have a few tags that I browse simultaneously in it. BUT, unless I alter my favorites (which I don't want to do), I can't "...
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How can I write my profile in multiple languages on Careers?

I just accepted an invitation to carreers, and thought that it would be just great if there was any possibility to write my profile in multiple languages. I know English is kind of vernacular in ...
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Can we use something other than reputation as the bottleneck for election primaries?

We recently began the sixth moderator election on Stack Overflow. There is a huge number of highly qualified candidates, and there are 23 overall at the time of this writing. That's great, but there'...
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Remove “Google Code” from Careers profiles

Google Code should be removed at some point. Sunset schedule from the Goog: March 12, 2015 - New project creation disabled. August 24, 2015 - The site goes read-only. You can still checkout/...
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Emojis in careers messaging result in ��

Stack Exchange Careers clobbered my 😅 into ��. This offends my basic human right of using emojis in professional communication with prospective employers. It also probably means that somewhere in the ...
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Give diamond moderators back the ability to merge users

The merge user interface was updated a while back according to Shog9 when this happened it broke the ability for Mods to request on the behalf of the user. Can we get that back? It's difficult for ...
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Extend Careers to other sites (like Ask Ubuntu), not just Stack Overflow

There are many useful communities on Stack Exchange besides Stack Overflow, like Ask Ubuntu, Super User, which are used by many talented and expert users (in a particular field). Why don't these ...
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Prevent all caps titles in Careers posts

Could we implement some rules about all caps titles in Careers posts ? We have the quality filter to deal with questions/answers in all caps on the main site, but there doesn't seem to be anything ...
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Improve tab accessibility on login page

My trackpad recently ran out of batteries and rather than replacing them I decided to see if I could get by without it. It is an interesting experiment. One issue I ran into is that on your login ...
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Personalization of Careers advertisements

I get a lot of Careers ads which don't really suit my expected position. E.g. I see myself more in the c# world than in java. Some may say the language does not matter, but my personal feeling is that ...
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Improve workflow of adding a Stack Exchange-brand OpenID to an existing account

I am attempting to add a Stack Exchange OpenID to an existing Stack Exchange account. That’s right — Stack Exchange is now officially an OpenID provider! http://blog.stackoverflow.com/2011/05/...
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Search results eat up formatted code [duplicate]

https://stackoverflow.com/search?q=user%3A3961546+iron+flash shows this: Navigating to that response reveals that the {{> yield}} code markup was removed.
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Background section does not scale background

I've added my Background, but it's overflowed the region:
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android app recommends working where I already work

Title says it all. Upon opening the mobile app on Android, the jobs feed recommends working where I already work http://careers.stackoverflow.com/jobs/76972/software-engineer-full-stack-developer-...
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pdf generator does not use new phone number

Entered new phone number, used pdf generator to preview. Old phone number is shown in the top right corner of both the PDF genrated document and the HTML view. This is still reproducible, old ...
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FAQ sidebar for per site metas

Meta Stack Exchange has a nice side bar over when you are on the main page (the one you hit when you go to the 'meta' link, not the 'questions' tab). It's great. You can see there is a 'faq' ...
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Title does not specify “On Hold”

Testing the app, I noticed the title does not specify if a question is "On Hold" ... I haven't checked specifically, but would assume it doesn't specify as "Duplicate" either ... Or am I missing it ...
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Can the allowed cities for the Careers ad be specified?

I see many Careers ads in Stack Overflow right sidebar. However, most of them are in a city that I would never move to (although it is relatively close to me). Is there any way to exclude job offers ...
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Careers “Sort by” enhancement suggestions

The sort by functionality on at least http://careers.stackoverflow.com/jobs/tag/* pages could be improved in a number of ways. It could allow sorting by: Work remotely & Offers relocation options ...
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Cannot login to ask.fedoraproject.org [duplicate]

On ask.fedoraproject.org I click on Sign in, then enter the OpenID address https://openid.stackexchange.com and click on Sign in. I am redirected to https://openid.stackexchange.com/account/login ...
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Why do we have no meta Sheriffs?

On Arqade, the following badges have been awarded: And here are the corresponding badges awarded on meta: There seems to be a discrepancy here, you can be a meta-constable, but not a meta-sherriff. ...
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View Archived Stackoverflow.Careers Listings

I wanted to try to see a few of the old job listings that I had applied for via stack overflow careers but it doesn't appear that there is any way for me to see the listing once its taken down, I can ...