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New top bar on stackexchange.com: please keep notifications visible on phones

This announcement of the new top bar says that the design hasn't been deployed yet to stackexchange.com, chat, or Area 51, but will be. I rely on my network profile page on my phone for easy up-to-...
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Vertical alignment is wrong for rep in new top bar hamburger menu [duplicate]

The site names and rep are not lined up correctly on the new top bar hamburger drop down: Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit, Firefox 56.0
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Where is the link to the per-site meta in the new top bar?

I'm trying to find the link to my site's meta site on the new top bar and I can't find it. In fact I can't find it anywhere on the page. For example: electronics.meta.stackexchange.com. Perhaps I'm ...
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Search bar widths across the sites

Why does the search bar in Super User and Server Fault have a width much larger than the search bar on other Stack Exchange sites like The Workplace? Why are these not consistent?
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Reputation misaligned in new topbar

In the sites dropdown, the reputation scores are misaligned: This seems to happen only on Firefox (56.0), both on macOS (10.13) and Windows (7, 10) (thanks @Tom and @MonicaCellio). I've tested a ...
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New top bar is live

UPDATE: TeamDAG has reviewed all of the feedback below and updated with status. We are actively working on fixes as time allows. Thanks to everyone who contributed constructive feedback. We released ...
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Red indicator for an empty queue [duplicate]

First of all, I apologize for posting a screenshot from Stack Overflow in Russian. If you have the same situation, you can place English version here. My low quality queue is empty (zero items), but ...
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Review queues in the dropdown menu have no indicator even when there are reviews

Earlier today (or at least a couple of days ago) the review queues had numbers showing up indicating how many reviews were pending in each. Those are now missing, and there's no indication of which ...
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Where are the review queue counters?

The review queue counters have disappeared: Where are they? When I did screenshot the Close Votes queue was not empty, if someone think so.
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Logged in indicator, but not entirely logged in

I have landed on the question page, and it looked like I was logged in. There was a logged-in indicator, there were some new issues (new comments) and some new reputation since I was last there. I ...
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Number, stand still! (aka don't move the top bar numbers while hovering over them)

Am I the only one finding the below annoying? I don't like things moving around, even when I hover over them. The previous top bar behavior was just fine, to highlight the number when hovering. ...
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Make the inbox indicator more visible

I have trouble noticing that I have inbox notifications. I am not refering to its position, but to its appearance. The inbox indicator in the top bar feels a lot smaller and less contrasted than the ...
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What determines the order of review queues in the new drop-down?

Before the recent changes to the top bar, I'm pretty sure that review queues were always listed in descending order of items pending. Now we have a drop-down preview on the review icon (thanks!), and ...
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Bug in privileges and badges links in stackexchange.com pages

I noticed that on https://stackexchange.com pages the links "privileges" and "badges" are displayed: If click in privileges or badges I'm directed to 404 pages: I believe these links never existed, ...
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Visual glitch in HTML: dropdown menu and next privilege tracker [duplicate]

The progress bar in the reputation tab overlaps with the site selection dropdown (see screenshots). Browser: Firefox 52.3.0.
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Search field does not have placeholder text on Ask Ubuntu

I have the dubious privilege of having early access to the new top bar on Ask Ubuntu since I am a moderator there. The search field there is just a grayed out box with nothing to indicate that it is ...
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Can the icons in the new top bar be more visibly identifiable?

One of the things I really dislike about the new top bar is that I find it difficult to differentiate between the six buttons to the right: notifications, fake internet points and badge notifications, ...
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Let's make two different top bars: one for new users and one for established users

I'm someone who uses Stack Exchange relatively regularly, and I think the new top bar is horrible. I get the impression that this feeling is shared by most other frequent users.1, 2 But at the same ...
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Why is the link to “help” present in the site switcher and also as a separate option?

The new top bar is live. The site switcher and the other options have been moved to the right side. As a part of the new design, the link to the help center is newly added beside chat and log out. ...
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Sticky top-bar across all Stack Exchange sites [duplicate]

So the new top bar is rolling out across SE. Well, kinda; SO's top bar is still completely fundamentally different, with a different color, the icons in slightly different places, and so forth. But ...
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Tooltip “You have new reputation changes” is not cleared

When getting reputation changes the icon lights up with a number, and its tooltip changes to: You have new reputation changes That is fine, however when clicking the icon then closing it, the ...
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Top bar position problem in Internet Explorer

The top bar seem to behave strangely on Internet Explorer 11. I got that display; While on Firefox it look good; In case it help to diagnose, it's from a Windows 10 laptop with a 1366 x 766 ...
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Top bar missing on stackexchange.com [duplicate]

The top bar seems to have disappeared on stackexchange.com ... The plain text links are still there and the markup looks correct, the CSS just seems to be missing. The nav items still work too but ...
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stackexchange.com top bar messed up

Apparently the new top bar rollout had some negative effects on the top bar of the network site stackexchange.com. It looks completely unstyled: Since I see this on different browsers and machines, ...
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Reputation and badge counts are harder to read on the new top bar

I'm finding it harder to read the reputation and badge counts on the new black top bar. The bold white text on the black background seems almost blurry. Also, I don't know if it is the 1px size ...
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What is the point of the Stack Exchange logo in the new top bar?

The new top bar has been deployed on Meta Stack Exchange. I have to admit, I'm not a fan. To give more specific feedback, I really don't like how the Stack Exchange logo to the very left of the top ...
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Review queues are misaligned in the new topbar

The new topbar is live on Meta Stack Exchange, but it has a small problem: when opening the review queues, they are misaligned: (tested on: Firefox 55 and Safari 10.1, macOS Sierra; Chrome on Windows ...
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New top bar is coming to the Stack Exchange network

Update: See: New top bar next steps and response to feedback I'm the new product manager for the DAG team. I’m excited to announce that the top bar design that has been on Stack Overflow ...
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Why does Stack Overflow have a different top navigation than other sites? [duplicate]

In the top navigation bar, why does SO have a different location for going to other SE sites (on the right side of navigation bar) but all other SE sites have that option on left side of navigation ...
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What is delaying the rollout of the new top bar to other Stack Exchange sites? [duplicate]

In this related question on Meta.SO, we were advised that the new top bar navigation on Stack Overflow would be rolled out to all of the other Stack Exchange sites (fixing the annoyance that site ...
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Why does Stack Overflow have a different upper interface? [duplicate]

Looking at most sites, I noticed something a bit weird. Stack Overflow has a different layout for their upper interface (which personally I find unique and easy to use). On most of the sites I see: |...
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Why does stackexchange.com require its own login? Even when you're logged into Meta Stack Exchange?

When I am logged in and looking at any Stack Exchange site (even the ones I do not belong to, and even Meta Stack Exchange) and I select the Stack Exchange dropdown , I see the "Your communities" ...
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Ordering of “My Communities” in the Stack Exchange drop-down menu appears to be broken

I would have thought that someone must have asked this already but apparently not. The ordering of the Stack Exchange drop-down menu is at times [in parts] logical, and then there are random ...
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Is there a way to programmatically open a topbar dropdown?

Is there a way to programmatically open a network item dropdown (site switcher, inbox, achievements) in the top bar (non-SO style only)? I found a way to hide them via StackExchange.topbar.hideAll(), ...
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Algorithm for review icon highlighting

New top bar (for all Stack Overflow sites) contains a review icon: In which situations the review icon is highlighted? Related question on ruSO.Meta: Подсветка иконки очереди проверок
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Inbox/reputation notifications do not work on chat server top bar

On the top bar on chat server pages, e.g. http://chat.meta.stackexchange.com/, the inbox notification icons do not work: The dropdowns themselves do work and do show unread items, highlighted ...
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Review queue item order

Currently item order in review page is differ from the equvivalent list from review popup: In the picture above item order for page view is: Triage Documentation First Posts Late Answers For ...
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Items in top bar become gray after selecting “edit” in the Your Communities section

Steps to reproduce: Open inbox, achivements and review popups from the top bar ... they look good yet. Popup a list of all SE sites (right most button), click "edit" and leave it in this state: ...
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Area 51 topbar throws an error when trying to load the achievements [duplicate]

While trying to load the achievements dialog on any area51 page, it shows a dialog with the following error message: Browser is Chrome 58.0.3029.96 on Windows 8.1, with HTTPS Everywhere (although ...
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Area 51 notification does not disappear if you visit the FAQ from the topbar

Area 51 has a notification for first-time visitors, which disappears if you click "X" or click on the FAQ link in the notification. However, if you click on "faq" in the topbar (between "discuss" and ...
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Achievements tab isn't working in Area 51

When I try to bring down the Achievements tab in Area 51, it's showing an error dialogue. Strangely enough, the global inbox dropdown works just fine. Could be connected to this issue. Screenshot:
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Useless whitespace on top of topbar

On some SE sites, I get some whitespace on top of the topbar. It looks like this: Inspecting the CSS I find the rule body, .so-header { margin-top: 1.9em; } If I disable it, the whitespace is ...
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Bring the suggested edits count back to the review button on Stack Overflow [closed]

The new interaction of review icon is awesome. When drop down, it show the count on each category. But, previously in the icon, it showed the suggested edit count. Now it doesn't. It will be ...
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Remove notification that triggers upon final bounty expiration

Bounties automatically trigger four notifications, one when three days of advertising remain, one when only one is left, a third when the grace period begins as the last chance to manually award the ...
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Badge icons in Achievements section erroneously correspond to the current site [duplicate]

This screenshot says it all: I am on ELL.SE, opening a recent notification in top frame. The notification is about a Badge received on Linguistics.SE site. The icon apparently belongs to the theme ...
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Upvote not appearing in top bar, possibly linked to Necromancer badge [duplicate]

Today, I received a fifth upvote on one of my answers here. As this was the fifth upvote on a new answer to an old question, it also earned me a Necromancer badge. The upvote and its +10 rep are ...
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Please don't scroll the notification bar / top banner [closed]

I'm bothered by the change in the notification bar from what I'm looking at right now on meta.stackexchange to what I see today on Stack Overflow. I don't want the top bar to follow me after I ...
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Inbox, Achievements sections are not responding when no entry in the “reputation” tab in Area 51

When selecting the "reputation" tab, if there is no entry in it and clicking on the Inbox and Achievements section, they are not responding in the Area 51 page. GIF for the same: Update: When ...
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Hover over reputation / Inbox [duplicate]

Related: Please make top bar auto-expand on hover In the old design If you click on Inbox or achievements, then hovering over the other suffices (it will expand). But in the new design: You need ...
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Pop-ups do not work with mobile web view

The "Recent inbox messages" and "Recent achievements" pop-ups do no work anymore with the mobile web view: The background is changed to gray when I click on the icon, but no pop-up appears. The pop-...