Questions tagged [status-planned]

Indicates that the feature request or bug is something that is intended to be implemented or fixed in the near term.

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Keeping special status for Accepted Answers without sticking them to top forever?

I often see complaints about highly voted answers (an indicator of community respect) appearing below an accepted answer which may have far fewer votes e.g. Shouldn't the answer with more votes be ...
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Ban ImageShack images because they are reusing old URLs for advertising

There's a very popular topic on Stack Overflow's Meta asking to Ban ImageShack Images. This was created because ImageShack deletes old images to free up server space, making images within older posts ...
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Will CommonMark be adopted for SE? [duplicate]

An official spec for CommonMark with reference implementation was released recently. Will these specs (with optional additions like MathJax for those sites that already have it) be adopted? There ...
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Please put answers underneath questions in Close review queue

Many times when going through the Close queue I see that people are using the too localized reason. Sometimes the reason for this is in the comments (like the syntax error being pointed out), but a ...
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Improve help text for the low-quality-posts queue

I was recently very surprised about the expected workflow for low-quality posts when stumbling across the Meta Post Am I reviewing correctly?. It would be nice if the guidelines, as discussed in ...
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Can we move “Start a bounty” to a more intuitive location?

Can we please move the "Start a bounty" link to be in the same location as all of the other action buttons? It makes no sense to me for this to be buried after the comments - It's an action on the ...
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Can a user gain more than 2 rep for editing?

I edited this post and noticed my reputation change from 1466 to 1470 (i.e +4). I went to check my reputation changes and found: Note: My reputation later went down from 1470 to 1468, so it ...
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Moderator elections in beta sites?

Per my previous question, it seems like the beta phase of sites is continuing much longer than previously. Currently, pro-temp moderators are nominated when a site is only a few weeks old, when the ...
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Error when commenting or answering on a site where you are not registered

When I try to answer a question on a site on which I don't have an account, it should be pointed out to me that I am currently not a member and it should bring me to a register page. At the moment, if ...
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hot network questions have inconsistent CSS for visited/not visited depending on the site you're on

This is a HNQ excerpt from Stack Overflow. Visited questions are objectively darker. This is a HNQ excerpt from Super User. Visited questions are objectively lighter. This is a HNQ excerpt from ...
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Users lookup in chat search breaks with JavaScript error

When using the chat search and trying to filter by user, I get this after typing several letters: Two letters work fine, third or fourth letter breaks the lookup. Can this please be fixed?
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I'm ranked twice in the leagues!

I'm not as famous as Jon Skeet but I thought I'd file a bug report anyway for appearing twice. Here FYI - I changed my user name within the period being viewed. I wonder, is StackExchange hiring ...
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Review Queues and Ignored Tags

Steps to Recreate: Have enough rep to use some of the review queues. Ignore a popular tag. Go to your profile-> prefs-> check 'hide ignored tags'. Open a review queue. You will get questions from ...
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Please add diamond flag handling to the iOS app

The iOS app is great, but I can't use it to perform diamond functions like handle flags. I would love to have a table view of all the flags on my site, with the buttons we currently have in the normal ...
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Searching by user id in Android app only shows questions, no answers

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3. Android version 4.3 I downloaded the official StackExchange app today. I am not able to view post related to android tag from my profile. I tried refreshing also Snap ...
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Protected question notice is confusing and incorrect, especially to users with the association bonus

The new notice for protected questions looks like this: Earn 10 reputation in order to answer this question. The reputation requirement helps protect this question from spam and non-answer activity. ...
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Reduce timeout for creation of question in Android app

In using the Android app for the first time today, I quickly discovered several things that I would like to suggest for improvement. Being a dedicated SOer and dutiful alpha tester, I tried to use ...
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Careers should be smarter about using location

Within the iOS App, the posts from careers clearly are using some sort of IP database to pick which posts to show in the feed (since sometimes they localize well, others not so much). It would be far ...
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Inform new users about the option to edit their own post when adding a comment

When reviewing close votes, I regularly encounter questions with the following history: New users ask a question which is unclear because it is lacking relevant information. People add comments, ...
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Make cookie preferences configurable in profile

As shown in e.g. Could the cookie banner please be made less intrusive? and multiple answers to We’re adding more user controls for cookie consent the current cookie banner design is less than ideal. ...
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“Review queues” button spots an “attention badge” even while you are review banned [duplicate]

Possibly only during the last [your timezone - SO timezone] hours of ban, but, for obvious reasons, that's hard to verify as an end user. Update, as I fell for an attention test with a too-short late ...
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Are meta site questions linked to each other?

I do not know if this is feasible, as I do not know the current design of meta sites. This also might have been implemented already, for all I know. I think that without linking to SO as the ...
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Undefined site for chat room

I just tried to create a chat room and wanted to change the related site. Accidentally I typed 1 and saw an item named "undefined" with broken icon: Selecting this item shows "No records." ...
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Don't add new lines when quoting some text

Current behavior: When selecting some text and clicking on the "quote" icon, > are added as well as new lines. For example: CRISPR gene editing is a genetic engineering technique in ...
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The counts for questions and answers in the accounts tab all display 0

Last time I check overall counters, there was something strange: While https://stackoverflow.com/users/1/ display: 138 Answers 27,469 Reputation 15 Questions The overall page https://stackexchange....
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Cannot navigate into the multicollider with keyboard - so cannot access main / meta anymore

The original multicollider™ wouldn't even open with a keyboard, but the new one can be selected and opened with enter. However you can't actually select any of the options within it with the keyboard; ...
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Imgur images are (re)disappearing again

I've seen several of these, the last few days: "The image you are requesting does not exist or is no longer available." For example, see this post. So, searching, I found this answer to "My Stack ...
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I am getting ads for irrelevant jobs from careers 2.0 on right panel of Stack Overflow

I think Stack Exchange should recommend us jobs based on what we are asking and what we are answering, and reputations earned on those things. Stack Exchange has enough data to determine depth and ...
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Top Bar unaware that I have read messages via Android app

My phone alerts me that I have a new message in my Stack Overflow inbox. After I read the new message in the Android app it shows 0 unread messages. The next time I visit the main site on my notebook ...
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When does SE update their google-code-prettify builds?

Developers in the Elixir community have been trying to get Syntax Highlighting support for the Elixir Language on Stack Overflow and other Stack Exchange websites since 2013: We have gone through all ...
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Allow Chinese names with less than 3 characters on Chinese Stack Exchange

...and possibly elsewhere on the network, but I really think it should at least be allowed on Chinese Language. I and many others are not able to use our names on Chinese Stack Exchange without ...
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Display comment flag next to vote instead of below to reduce whitespace

On the desktop site, most of the vertical whitespace in one-line comments is to make space for the flag button, which is below the vote button. I find this whitespace to be excessive, especially given ...
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Reject edit suggestions on old revisions

If somebody submits an edit and the post has changed in the meantime, the edit fails with an error message and the user needs to resubmit it on the latest revision. The same doesn't happen with edit ...
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Unable to later review skipped Low Quality Posts reviews, which is normally allowed for other review queues

When reviewing Low Quality Posts, I accidentally pressed Skip instead of Recommend Deletion. So when I noticed my mistake, I went back by pressing the browser's "go back" button. The problem ...
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Code of Conduct banner looks awkward on some sites (GD, AU)

The new Code of Conduct banner is displayed awkwardly on some sites; there's a rather large gap between the top bar and the banner. Check Graphic Design (... the irony ...) and Ask Ubuntu: On ...
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Can we list more blog posts per page?

I love the new blog format, but paging back to find an older blog post is somewhat arduous — there are only five short excerpts per page. Instead of scrolling down a short ways to click 'older'...
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Show that there's a pending suggested edit in the Close/Reopen Votes review queues

I just encountered this question in the Close Votes review queue. Suppose I want to keep it open, but also correct the various grammar mistakes in the post. There's an Edit button for that (since I ...
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Is there a way to know if a recruiter on Stack Overflow Careers has seen your CV?

I'm on Linkedin and I've seen that when I submit an application for a job I get a notification if the author of the ad reads my application. The message is nothing but an email sent by Linkedin in ...
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Clicking Meta Logo/“Questions” in New Nav doesn't work as expected

One of my favorite things is being able to click the site logo to go back to the most recent activity page. Apparently, part of the New Nav changes was to make the logo sticky... I don't like this (...
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Can clicking on a negatively-received post remove the graying-out on both the content *and* the comments?

This post was marked status-completed - and it is, to a degree. But clicking on a post with a score of -3 (or -7) or lower doesn't remove the grayness on the comments underneath the post, only the ...
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“tag favorite/ignore/normal” character shows a box if Helvetica not present

That box to the left of "50 followers" is supposed to be a black star. When I "inspect element" on this character, I see a style definition: font-family: 'Helvetica Neue',Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; ...
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Allow me to preview my post that has issues, on the android app

When creating a question, or answer I expect, I can't preview my post if I can't post it. For example I can't preview this as I posted another question within 900 seconds.
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Meta-site flairs seem to be broken

I assume this is something to do with the big HTTPS change ... Just now I was fixing up some broken images on meta sites by changing http to https. Many of these were on pro-tem mod nominations, ...
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Set max-width for questions list on new android app when in landscape mode

I spent some time today with the new android tablet beta app on a Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.4, which has a 16:9 aspect ratio. While browsing questions in landscape mode I noticed there was a lot of ...
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Are there RSS feeds for the different channels/sub-sections in the new blog?

I see that on the main blog landing page there's an RSS link, but I couldn't see one for either the Company or Engineering channels, or the sub-section pages within those channels. Are there RSS ...
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Unable to log into Careers 2.0 with HTTPS Everywhere plugin

I'm now qualify for a profile on Stack Overflow Careers. But every time I try to log in with my existing Stack Exchange or Yahoo account, this is the error that I got: Unable to log in with your ...
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Make company pages more visible on the careers site

When I go to: http://careers.stackoverflow.com/ It is very hard to find where the company pages section is. It would be nice to have the company pages link directly on the home page of the careers ...
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Site review shows me a disabled “add comment” link, and tells me I need a reputation of at least 50 [duplicate]

I was looking at a question shown for the Site Self-Evaluation on English Language Learners, and noticed the "add comment" link was disabled because I needed at least 50 points of reputation. As the ...