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Questions tagged [timeline]

For questions about the timeline view of questions, accessible via "/posts/xxx/timeline" on any site.

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Feedback Request: New Timeline Question View

There is an experimental timeline view for questions now available on meta ONLY! (Now working on SO, SF, and SU as well) This is partially motivated by comments about how difficult it is to follow ...
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Can question timeline be available for deleted questions for 10k+ users?

For example, this question's timeline is 404 for 10k users, who are supposed to be able to see deleted posts. https://stackoverflow.com/posts/2757210/timeline So, can we 10k+ users be able to see ...
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Add a link to the timeline of a post

Since a year I am quite active on SO and a bit on meta, but I have never heard of the timeline of a post, till today in a comment on meta. There has been an announcement by Jeff Atwood 2 years ago of ...
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Should the new timeline view show links to review items?

A question was asked on Meta Stack Overflow today about a duplicate closure of a Stack Overflow question. It was a case of misunderstanding, as the OP thought the question was closed when they were ...
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Bounties not listed in timeline

When you go to the timeline view of a question, like this one, it doesn’t show any bounty activity. The regular view does show if a bounty was awarded, but if it expired, there is no user-visible ...
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Is there any general way to obtain the review ID or review summary for a certain review job without the 10 k tools?

Accessing the full review history is a privilege for 10 k users but, statistics for individual reviews can be viewed by everybody (two examples). These review summaries can be somewhat useful for ...
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Feedback Request: Newer Timeline Question View

Back in January I asked for feedback on a new, experimental "timeline" question view. We have finally come back to improve this view. We tried to incorporate most of the feedback from the previous ...
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How do you view vote history for a question or answer? or Add some sort of vote activity indicator?

I recently posted an answer that was a little controversial, I suppose. While watching the page the answer was voted up and down a few times. Is there a way to view the vote history? Also, would ...
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Self answered questions have misordered timeline [closed]

This looks like the Question was posted After the Answer, which isn't possible. This should swap around. (link to timeline)
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Edit makes comment meaningless: Now what?

Often, an edit in response to a comment makes the comment appear out of context to visitors from the future. What is the best way to handle this? Currently: Commentator needs to actively look out for ...
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Answer Timers & a reputation proposal

Edited #3 Hey guys I surely have to refine my post in many aspects but my initial thought was this one: Even if google answers failed that does not mean that in a couple of years will not appear a ...
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After question is closed expose close votes distinguished by reason in the timeline page

Suggest to expose close votes distinguished by reason in question timeline page after question is closed. Purpose of this feature is to help in discussing cases of closure when knowing vote split ...
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Timeline vote summary shows votes for the 24 hours following the timestamp, which is confusing

The new timeline is pretty snazzy. But there's one thing I've noticed that's a bit jarring; the timestamp for vote summaries is always 0:00:00 on a particular day, and the summary covers the rest of ...
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Statistic for views over time

How can i see a statistics about when the number of views increased over time? I would like to find out if at a certain date there were a significant increase of views to one of my "famous" questions....
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New timeline enables anyone to see any deleted post without checking their privileges

Take for example this question here on MSE. It is deleted. Users with less than 10k reputation, or without a diamond, or not the author of the question (who happens to be me) only see a friendly "Page ...
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Upvotes and Downvotes details in timeline is by-design?

Timeline can be view by anyone, so vote details in timeline is a little bit contradict with 1000 Show total up and down vote counts in FAQ, but I hope this not to be changed :-) For ...
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Show reputation `over time` and `over post` differently

This image shows reputation over posts: This image shows reputation over time: There is no any problem with reputation shown over posts. But the reputation shown over time has been grouped by post: ...
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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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FAQ for how to access question's timeline [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: List of unlinked pages on Stack Exchange sites Could we get a addition to the FAQ that tells how to access a question's timeline? Several users have expressed a desire to see ...
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Why do some close or reopen votes show in a timeline as invalidated instead of completed?

Preface: This question is, IMO, not a duplicate of "What does 'close invalidated' mean", for these reasons: Only bullet "1." of my question seems to be partially addressed in the above ...
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User history showing in timeline for non-moderators

I am not a moderator, and never been one. I was looking at the timeline of this post: Php for banking application and found something interesting here: Or in words: user posted after being ...
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What happened with this attempted migration? I've used all the mod tools I know about and I still can't figure it out

Today a question was asked on Writing. Five users voted to close as off-topic, belongs on another site (English, a defined migration path for us). The question shows as on hold, off-topic with no ...
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Timeline should show user names associated with opening and closing

This post was closed, and subsequently reopened. I wanted to follow the sequence of events, so I looked at the post's timeline, to see if some edit or other action had precipitated the reopening. I ...
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“Accepted” event is not logged in the new timeline

I just noticed that the /timeline view for questions has changed radically. It looks nicer (see an example), well done! So far I noticed that the "accepted" action is not logged any more. It just ...
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“today” is not able to localize in timeline

For any recent question with daily score section "today" is not able to localize, i.e. there are no suitable strings in transifex. Link itself: Tooltip, when toggle format is pressed: P.S. ...
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Shouldn't the timeline page be only available for members with the Established Users privilege?

I currently have 251 reputation, thus I do not have the Established User privilege. But I do have access to the timeline of a post, which already gives me access to one of the two perks of being an ...
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Shouldn't the commenter's name be displayed in timeline?

I'm not entirely if this is a bug that has emerged recently or if it's functionality that's always been missing from the question timeline view but at present you can't see who wrote a comment in the ...
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Does review activity appear in a question's timeline? If not it should [duplicate]

It would be nice to be able to answer "Why isn't my question reopened?" by refering to the post's timeline and seeing that reviews have occurred (and what the outcome has been).
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Mandatory delay in offering a bounty [duplicate]

What is the rationale for not allowing to post a bounty on my own question right away? If my question is urgent enough for me to offer a bounty, why do I have to waste two days waiting? EDIT: I'm ...
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Underline in timeline

If question title is long enough, underline in the timeline appears only under first line of text:
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Timeline of Question post, Question Edits, Answer and Answer Edits

There was quite some confusion (apparently due to my contribution as well) for Replace a substring in C# as to certain answers which did not "seem" to address the question (but had up-votes). Hence I ...
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Track views once per day [duplicate]

Please start tracking views for all questions once per day. This could be done database-economical, if only when a question is viewed at, there is a check, if today already is an entry in the views ...
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Shouldn't the timeline view show votes that have been removed?

This timeline doesn't show anywhere that I removed a question downvote on the 6th. Instead, it appears to simply remove the original downvote from the calculations. That's unfortunate, since the votes ...
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Information about migration rejected because of post-ban/suspension?

If a question is migrated by close voters or mods and the user cannot ask questions on the target site (they reached question ban or are suspended) then the migration does not go through: Block ...
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Question title is missing in answer's timeline window title

When viewing the timeline of a question (example), the title of the page contains the title of the question as well, e.g. using the given example: Timeline for Error viewing revisions list of an ...
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Question timeline returns 404 for deleted questions, even though I can see them [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can question timeline be available for deleted questions for 10k+ users? The timeline feature that shows a condensed view of a questions's life doesn't work for deleted ...
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Change Timeline view to show literal dates and times

I mostly like the feature that converts all the dates/times to instead show 'x minutes/hours/days ago', but a recent experience made me wish there was a way to see the actual dates/times that posts ...
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Over-escaping html on timeline page?

Over-escaping html on timeline page? https://meta.stackexchange.com/posts/80046/timeline some of html source are like this for above <td class="qablock"> &lt;span class=&quot;...