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Inconsistent coloring of moderator inbox (desktop vs. mobile)

This is the well-known blue diamond indicating that there's something in the ♦ moderator inbox: However, when I look at the top bar in Safari on iOS (11.4), it's green: (This might be solved ...
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The new sticky top bar covers the review queue sticky bar [duplicate]

The new sticky top bar cover up the review queue buttons in the sticky top bar in review queues. Without sticky top bar: With sticky top bar: Ideally the review queue bar should be still sticky, ...
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Floating top bar [duplicate]

Math Stack Exchange was much better before the top bar was made a floating header, always in the way of reading the site especially when scrolling up and down. Is there a way to remove this remedial ...
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When following a direct link to an answer, the sticky top bar will cover up the top of it [duplicate]

When I follow a direct link to an answer (a share link, or I click an "answered 1h ago" or "modified 1h ago" link in the active questions list), the sticky top bar will cover up the top of the answer, ...
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Top of answer covered by sticky top bar after clicking direct link

With the introduction of the network-wide sticky top bar about an hour ago, I noticed a bug that's happening on every site (except for Stack Overflow). When you click on an answer link (of the form ...
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New global preferences: keyboard shortcuts and sticky topbar

Following a global preference for unpinning the left navigation sidebar, as of now, the preferences for enabling keyboard shortcuts and disabling the fixed topbar are network-wide* as well. If you ...
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Incorrect scroll bar placement on some sites

On some sites (for example, https://stackoverflow.com/), the main vertical scroll bar extends to the top of the page, even though the top bar doesn't scroll: I'm no expert, but I'm pretty sure ...
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Why doesn't the site banner support zooming?

I understand that a common feature like zooming can be complicated enough to be not supported, but why can't the site banner zoom too? If the black top bar can be made screen-fit, and the fact that ...
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Reputation change text is not centered vertically inside green block in Android Chrome

In Chrome on Android 7.0 reputation change in topbar is not aligned vertically (i.e. shifted to the top): In Chrome on iOS reputation change looks fine:
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Unused space in top bar

In the current top bar design there is an unused space between search box and user icon: I suggest to expand search box to obtain unused space (at least when focus on search, like it already done ...
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New reputation color makes it very hard to read on international Stack Overflow sites

There has been a change to the reputation color of the top-bar, I think this is part of the new themes of the Stack Exchange network. But it makes it very hard to read on all sites, I've created an ...
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Clicking on top bar drop-down buttons too early results in a random page

I frequently use high-latency (and often low-throughput) connections while traveling. When using StackExchange, I often want to use the top-right menu to see which posts of mine recently got upvoted, ...
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top bar is clipped, hiding site switcher, on non-responsive pages with new design

The new top bar adjusts to the window size instead of clipping important stuff off to the right in smaller viewports. However, on sites with the new responsive design, individual pages that aren't ...
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White rectangle on the right top of profile page

I see a white rectangle on the right top of profile page: Currently I’m using Chrome on iPad. Same behavior is observing for any other page when responsiveness is disabled.
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Can I please have the option to sticky my top bar wherever I want?

With the new top bar design, Stack Overflow was given the option to make the top bar sticky so that when you scroll down the page, it's still around. Like this: This should be an option everywhere, ...
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Reputation number color changed recently; was this intended?

I just happened to notice that the color of the reputation numbers is different than before. Last time I checked the color was white (from an old screenshot I took): But now it seems that it is grey-...
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Options in hamburger moved down in Area 51 [duplicate]

This is same bug as Options in hamburger menu moved down which is status-completed. This got reproduced. It is on Area51 this time. help, chat and logout should be in the first line but they moved ...
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Please don't show the red dot indicator for review items I can't do

This is not a duplicate of Please don't red alert me for queues I've handled, because this reports different things from that question. That question is specifically about the case where the ...
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Red dot indicator appears even when I'm banned from reviewing [duplicate]

I am seeing the red dot indicator for SO's review queues even though I've been temporarily banned from them. Can we remove the indicator?
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Area51 top bar popup contains narrow strings [duplicate]

As you can see on the pictures below Area51 top bar popup contains narrow strings in some cases: Site switch: Reputation change:
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Show my communities in hamburger menu when browsing a unjoined community [duplicate]

In the desktop view, when we browse a site which we are not a member of, we are shown a list of sites and the reputation and badges shown on it when we click on the hamburger. This doesn't happen ...
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Top bar dialog alignment issues when viewing full site on iOS

Probably related to this and this: when viewing the full site in Safari on iOS, the dropdowns in the top bar have their layouts messed up. For example, in the achievements dialog the rows are too ...
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Top Bar icons are misbehaving - dropdowns aren't functioning, instead linking to Stack Exchange

I just noticed strange behavior: When I click the Hamburger once (and my mouse doesn't show strange behavior otherwise), I'm directly taken to StackExchange, i. e. the drop-down menu doesn't open. ...
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I can not see the reputation and badges from an Android phone [duplicate]

I can not see my reputation points nor badges from my Android Phone on the black strip at the top of the page. But they are displayed when the page in seen on my PC: Is this a change in feature or ...
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Menu UI in chat broken

The menu drop down for rep,messages as well as main StackExchange menu in Stackoverflow Chat, Stackexchange Chat as well as Meta Stackexchange chat are broken. Below images are from StackOverflow ...
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Where did the reputation go from the top bar? [duplicate]

I don’t see my reputation on the top bar anymore. Is it intentionally?
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Why are rep and badges now collapsed on Safari iPad?

This is the right edge of my topbar, starting today: Any particular reason why I'm not seeing my total reputation and badges there? Since it's a major part of the "gamification" setup, am I correct ...
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Chat top bar lost its padding

The padding in the chat top bar (seen in non-room views, e.g. all rooms here) is off under "My Communities" list, and achievements dialog: and... and... Affected browsers/OS: Chrome ...
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Long site names don't look right in dropdown (cause action links to overflow)

Something doesn't look quite right here: I want to read it as one of these option: Geographic Information - help - chat - log / Systems - out Geographic Information Systems - help out - ...
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Options in hamburger menu moved down

I noticed that the options present in hamburger icon i.e., help, chat and log out are misaligned. This is how it looks. They moved to next line. It is the same in Hinduism, Vegetarianism, Science ...
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Link to network profile from stackexchange.com itself

On any SE domain, I can click my profile link in the top bar and I'm presented with a network profile link (to https://stackexchange.com/users/[0-9]+/ ): But when I'm on https://stackexchange.com/ ...
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All top bar popups showed below error popups

Steps to reproduce: Click “Ask question” button. Don’t fill anything Click “Post your question” See error popups Open any popup from the top bar
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Search icon is missing in the site switcher

The search icon is missing in the top bar menu, before the "Find a Stack Exchange community" placeholder. Screenshot for reference: Where as the search icon is available in the stackexchange.com ...
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Documentation inconsistency with new top bar and search box [duplicate]

According to /help/searching, the way to search is Enter search terms in the search box that appears in the upper right corner of every page However, the search box in the new top bar is in the ...
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Update help center article on search to reflect the new position of the search box

The page /help/searching says: Enter search terms in the search box that appears in the upper right corner of every page But the box is not there.
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iOS 8: New RWD/stylesheets piles buttons on left edge

The new Web UX has major topbar issues on Safari/iPad iOS 8. Everything on the top bar is in the wrong place. "StackExchange" has gone on holiday. Clicking "questions" (to the left of "tags") on the ...
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Why are the green/red +/-N delta-rep notifications (due to votes on my posts) turned off until a -N bounty is surpassed?

On one SE site I'm often in a situation where I've just started a +100 bounty. The -100 deduction stops those green and red +5 and -5notifications due to votes on my posts from appearing in the top ...
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Achivement item behavior for topbar on stackexchange.com [duplicate]

Visiting the achivements popup in topbar on stackechange.com doesn't clear the green rep-increment icon: Also I noticed that both achivements items are lighted on stackexchange.com, i.e. +rep and ...
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Why did Stack Exchange change the link at the top of the page? [duplicate]

The "Stack Exchange" link at the top of the page used to bring up a listing of all the sites I'm a member of. That was a handy way to quickly visit any of my member sites without separate bookmarks ...
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Review menu missing from top bar

As of a few minutes ago, the review menu/button has disappeared from the top bar: This seems to be a networkwide issue.
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Badges in achievement drop-down switches based on site [duplicate]

The achievements dialog drop-down in the top bar shows the recent achievements across all sites. Each entry has a site-specific icon next to it, so you know where it's from. Badges, however, seem to ...
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Do we need two help links in the top bar?

Last year the help button was removed from the top bar for users with review priviledge and appears in the current community menu: According to this post entire help section is returned to top ...
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“Find a Stack Exchange community” search box clipped in Firefox [duplicate]

On all sites (as far as I've tested), the search text in the site selection dropdown clips off the top and bottom: Setup: FF 58.0.2, Windows 10. Doesn't occur in Edge, haven't tested in Chrome.
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Find community text partially obscured in the edit box

The current community top bar menu contains an edit named "Find a SE community". The text in this edit is partially obscured on the top and on the bottom: I'm using FF 58.0.2.
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Search button lost its style on stackexchange.com - Newsletters page

The search button in the top bar was lost its style on the stackexchange.com -> Newsletters page. The search button style is fine on the other pages. GIF for the same: When an inspect the element, ...
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Do not count already viewed chat replies in the top bar inbox

If you use chat you should know that chat replies (using your username in messages in general) can lead to an increasing inbox count for the top bar inbox: This happens if you are not currently (...
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Review queue indicator not firing in the top bar even though reviews are available on a small SE site

The top bar on Webmasters didn't say there were reviews, but when I clicked the queues icon, I see that there are reviews to be completed: I hadn't checked the queues in over an hour The question in ...
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Privileges and badges links on Area 51 refer to the FAQ page

Links from the achievements popup (privileges and badges) on the top bar refer to the FAQ page on Area 51: This is probably a stub for privileges, but the badges page exists on Area 51 (...
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Some icons in inbox/achievements are wrong, only on chat

Today I'm seeing the wrong icon in the dropdowns only on chat. The circled icons should be Writers, not Worldbuilding: They're correct on the Q&A sites: I've only seen this for Writers so far. ...
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One can't possibly visit a network, right? (aka change “Visit Stack Exchange” wording)

The left part of the top bar now open a nice drop down when clicked: That's nice and dandy, however Stack Exchange is a network of sites, as the banner title itself says. It's not really possible ...