Questions tagged [timeline]

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

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Missing space on /posts/<id>/timeline

If you look at the timeline for a post, e.g. https://meta.stackexchange.com/posts/248289/timeline, you see stuff like this: There is no space between "by" and the username "masegaloeh". This isn't ...
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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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Let mods sort the timeline from oldest to newest

For some time, moderators have had a "timeline" view into the history of questions. At the moment, it is always sorted descending (newest to oldest. However, I usually look at it specifically ...
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Are rejected suggested edits included in the timeline of a question?

Are rejected suggested edits included in the timeline of a question? It is not easy to find an example to confirm so I just ask a question here. If it is not included in the timeline, is it possible ...
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Can Moderators get a timeline view by whole-site as well as per post?

Currently moderators can view a question timeline, showing everything that happened to a post in chronological order: User A Answers User B Commented on answer User A Edited Answer ... However, ...
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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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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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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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Revision info in timeline showing “ffffffffff gggg” instead of the real revision summary

Just noticed that the timeline shows ffffffffff gggg instead of the real revision summary: https://stackoverflow.com/posts/83329/timeline Same in other timelines that I checked: https://...
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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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How can I check for the last activities on a given questions?

I'm interested in answering a question. But my answer still isn't ready. I added the question to my favourites. I also got some messages (mostly answers to my comments? ...I'm not sure...) However, I ...
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Timeline is encoding my quote!

Stumbled upon this: Link to original comment. Maybe another victim of this, unseen until now?
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Could we make the state label on the timeline view readable?

I noticed this on the timeline view (/posts/#/timeline): Ick. Thinking it was just a Stack Overflow issue, I check some timelines on site with different themes: Hmm... not much variety. Could we ...
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Timeline not working on deleted questions? [duplicate]

Over on Programmers, we had a troll roll through. I tried taking a look at that Q's timeline but received a 404 not-found. I'm a 10k+ user there, so I can see deleted questions and thought I was ...
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Vote +/- visible from question timeline for < 1000 rep users [duplicate]

I've noticed by looking by the timeline on this question (17061931) that I was able to see the + and - votes for my answer on that question, even though on the privileges page it says that to view ...
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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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What makes this question “too localized”?

This question has been closed as too localized: The "I Get It" Reputation Problem As far as I can tell, question timeline suggests rather reliable (though not quite impressive) flow of ...
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Oops! Something Bad Happened! at timeline with deleted revision [closed]

The original version of What does it mean when an account is suspended due to plagiarism? contained a user profile in the screenshot, which I've edited out. Afterwards, a SE developer destroyed the ...
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Question deletions and undeletions are not showing in the timeline

Investigating this question about a user who deletes his own questions improperly, I opened the timeline for the example question. But, as you can see, it doesn't show any deletions or undeletions! (...
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Number of views per day of a question, from creation to the present [duplicate]

I'd like to be able to visualise how many views per day a particular question got, day after day, since it was posted to present day. (I recently posted this question on meta TeX.SE, but got no reply.)...
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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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Where is the content of a deleted SO answer?

I had this question a while back: How to access the SMS storage on Android? And someone answered the question. I forget what the answer was, but I'm positive it was answered. So after a little ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Timeline uses 12-hour notation without AM/PM indicator

All timelines for questions show time in 12-hour notation, but without AM or PM. That's slightly confusing, though the tooltip shows the correct details: Shouldn't the time use 24-hour notation ...
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timeline statistics for tags [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Graph trends for activity within tags I would like to see which programming language is gaining popularity. for that I'd like to see statistics by months on activity of tags. ...
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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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Votes Count Breakdown Reconstruction Script

When i heard about the timeline page which is rather unknown (well, there is no link to it) i thought it would be fun to write a script which gets all the votes from there and mimics the view vote ...
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Timeline doesn't include migration information

I was reading this question, and I got the paranoias that I was the one that screwed up. So, I hopped over to the question to see who migrated it. Checking out the timeline, I see nothing about who ...
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Links to answers from the timeline view?

I thought maybe I just wasn't finding it, but after inspection of the HTML of the timeline view, I can see that there aren't any links to actual answers from the timeline view. For example, see https:...
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What's wrong with /timeline?

For this question: Is there a IE a:hover fix? If you look at the Timeline: https://stackoverflow.com/posts/6144401/timeline Most of the timestamps are mere seconds apart. Either this guy really can'...
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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;...
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A question's timeline should report lock and unlock events

The timeline for this question doesn't show the answers being locked.
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Repeated edit summary in timeline view

Have a look at the timeline view of the edits on this question: Creating files in C++ The edit summary of my revision 12 hours ago has been repeated multiple times in the timeline view. This is not ...
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Votes appearing after an interval of Time

I have noticed (and maybe I am wrong) that existing votes of an answer (or question) influence the total votes received. It is more a philosophical problem of the relation between part and whole ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Timeline — wrong triangle direction

Why the triangles in the timeline are reversed? The majority uses ► (or ◢) for contracted items, and ▼ for expanded item, for example,
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Timeline showing badges earned at StackOverflow?

I mean, there could be a timeline showing you exactly when you've earned your badges in a more intuitive way. I know you can click on the envelope icon (near your name) and look at the Badges tab but ...
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Community user does not leave a proper comment when reopening [closed]

This is a pretty minor detail, but something that may be useful. When looking at the timeline view of a question that has been closed and reopened it is difficult to tell when the question was ...
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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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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 ...