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Should I worry about my aged away flag count?

So on Stack Overflow, I have a lot of aged-away flags. The helpful flags to aged away flags ratio seems out of balance. I have 38 helpful and 21 aged away. I only have one retracted, and it was ...
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Total Up and Down votes in posts table

There is a limitation in showing the up and down votes seperately for posts: https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/1007/389297 The reason is that it requires looking up the votes table in the database, ...
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Class .keyboard-selected remains after selection ends

With keyboard shortcuts enabled, to reproduce: Go to any question (including this one). Press e to enter the edit mode. Cancel the edit. Select anything else with your mouse or keyboard The ....
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All Sites - Search for community by name and description

On the All Sites page of SE there is no way to search for a community by its name or description. The only way to find a community is to read each site individually as requested by the description of ...
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Is it OK to edit others' posts based on (extreme) personal feeling?

From time to time I come across posts that contain content that makes me feel uneasy in a way. This time I just saw this post which contains an image of snake. I used to be extremely afraid of snake ...
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I am logged in, but where is the logout link? [duplicate]

I just spent twenty minutes looking through questions. Where is the link to log out from Stack Exchange? I would prefer logging out from all sites, but just Stack Overflow would be nice. I log in ...
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Second question at top

Is there any way we can do or add the feature where we can choose what order our second (or more) answers appear in? I recently posted a second answer to a question but was annoyed when it drifted to ...
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When can I start seeing 2019 in the date?

I’ve noticed the obvious pattern from an edit in a question. First, it displays the number of hours, days etc. After a couple of days (?) it begins to display the actual date of posting. I seem to ...
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Font size in page not found error page is increased

In the page not found error page, the font-size for the text is increased recently. Previously the font-size was less and the UI looked good. Is the design change on purpose or any impact with any ...
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Limit one tag in angular [migrated]

I hope this is the right place to post this. If it's not, I'm sorry. I'm an active user in the angular scenario, and everyday happens that people put both Angular and AngularJS tag in their question. ...
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Allow unflagging comments [duplicate]

I recently flagged a comment as unfriendly/unkind, but after returning to it after some time, I think I may have made a mistake. So can we be allowed to unflag comments?
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Wrong cursor in editing help page on Bare URLs section

On the editing help page if a section is expandable mouse cursor displayed as a hand in collapsed state so clicking on the section body expand the section: Non-expandable section has normal ...
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How can I post HTML in Stack Overflow that is indented with only 2 spaces? [duplicate]

I write HTML with the tabs equaling only 2 spaces, but Stack Overflow requires 4-space tabs to post code. Is there a workaround for this?
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Not being able to show appreciation towards people who help you is not fair [duplicate]

I made a topic on the Unix site, and I received a lot of help from two very nice people. But now, I checked the question and it was marked as a duplicate So, in essence the two people who decided to ...
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1answer
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Unlocking answer votes after question is changed

I am sure that we all know the purpose of vote lock-in. It's to prevent "tactical downvoting." We have also run into the following scenario before: (See Can we remove vote lock-in?) You open some ...
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“Search all Sites” UI is broken [duplicate]

I was just using the "Search all Sites" feature (https://stackexchange.com/search?q=cryptocurrency), and there seem to be several problems with the UI. (I'm using Ubuntu 16.02 + Firefox 64.0 at the ...
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1answer
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How to remove pin from a deleted message?

I recently came across a pinned message in a room for which I am a Room Owner (General discussion for Hinduism Stack Exchange). The message was posted by a moderator and pinned. This was later deleted ...
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Top x% labels missing on some user profiles

On some user profiles, there is a "top x%" label: But this is not shown for some users: Why is that so? I don't see any settings to hide this.
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Why don't comments support the full markdown?

If you read the formatting help for comments it reads: Comments use mini-Markdown formatting Why isn't the full or no mini-markdown (the one that can be used on answers/questions) used?
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1answer
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Turn VLQ flags on questions into red flags on selected sites

The very low quality flag is intended to mark posts that are unsalvageable and need to be removed as fast as possible. In the past these flags also had an automatic downvote from the Community user. (...
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1answer
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Self closing as duplicate

I'm just asking a question and soon be told to be (but not voted to close as) duplicate, and I self clicked to "close as duplicate", and I need to: Vote the duplicate Refresh the page Agree on the ...
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Got invalid certificate error trying to log in

I got an invalid certificate error for stackauth.com a few minutes ago when trying to log in to SuperUser via Google. I tried again (after taking a screenshot and blacking out the potentially ...
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The share link dialog box appears partly off a small screen

While using the Chrome browser on my iPhone SE, I clicked "share" to get a link to a post. I noticed the share dialog box appeared halfway off the screen. Then I repro'd this behavior on ...
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Why does hatdash.com show the SO contests page but not redirect to it?

hatdash.com was used for Arqade's Hat Dash. Currently, the site shows the SO contests page but does not redirect to it. Since past Winter Bash sites all redirect to the contests page, is there a ...
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SSL Certificate Error on stackapps.com

When checking to see if there is a meta for stackapps.com I found out that there is none (and a different Panda photo than I'm used to seeing). Also there's an SSL certificate error. This is probably ...
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Do I have the right to be forgotten on SE? [duplicate]

Does Stack Exchange provide any option to be forgotten? Under article 17 users have the right to be forgotten, but I'm unsure how this works legally with Stack Overflow. What if I want to enact ...
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Make self-accepted answers rise to the top

There has been a very large amount of confusion about self-accepted answers not rising to the top of all other answers. For a while, it wasn't possible self-accept answers. Then this blog post came ...
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1answer
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Who updates Company or Organization Pages?

Using my current company as an example: There is a general lack of information on how these pages originated and are maintained. Who curates these pages? (Why do we not know that at a glance?) How ...
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Tag edit history blank on app

I tried following this link to the revision history of a tag, but the page was blank. It is possible to pull to refresh though: This should either show the revision history (like a regular post) or ...
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1answer
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Title on privilege pages look duplicated on small screen

When the device screen width is small enough on some privilege pages, e.g. here the page title looks duplicated: After increasing the width all falls into place: I suggest to remove the ...
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2answers
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What determines whether a user is banned from a single site vs. all sites?

Let's say a user is banned on EL&U. Are they banned on all SE sites? Is there a different criterion for when they are banned for a different reason?
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Faulty edit button? [duplicate]

I was in the middle of a 'First posts' review queue when I came across an answer in need of formatting. I clicked the 'edit' button and nothing happened, except the link in the top bar changing ...
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Suggested edit says previous (documented, not missing) version of tag body was written by the current editor, but it wasn't

Admittedly a very minor bug, perhaps even a one-time thing. The bug This suggested edit on Science Fiction and Fantasy states that user Stormblessed created the stormlight-archive tag's wiki on Feb ...
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1answer
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Area 51 - Where's Stack Overflow?

Where is Stack Overflow on Area 51? Usually, when you head to search and type something like EL&U (I wanted to check the stats), it pops up. But when I search Stack Overflow, nothing comes up. ...
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1answer
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Why are On Hold Questions included in 'Active'

Lately there seems to have been a flood of poor relevance questions which are being put "On Hold" however these questions still show up in the Newest and Active lists - surely being "On Hold" they can/...
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Red tag set by user without diamond

Recently I noticed that user without diamond has set status-completed tag on my quesion. How is it possible?
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1answer
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Why the links with “leagues/{site-name}” do not work for all sites?

Typically when you go to reputation league, the url looks something like https://stackexchange.com/leagues/{id}/{site} or https://stackexchange.com/leagues/week/{id}/{site}, etc. The link contains ...
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Comparing the data in “a year in moderation” posts across sites

I was recently participating on one of the meta sites and several of us wanted to see how that site compared to other sites, specifically with regards to moderator-deleted and moderator-closed posts ...
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1answer
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Get answers in JSON for a given Stack Exchange article

We are trying to figure out how to get the answers for a given question ID in JSON or XML instead of HTML - so far for a URL like this: https://api.stackexchange.com/2.2/questions/52533798/answers?...
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MathJax issues in Reopen Votes review queue

When reviewing Reopen Votes on questions which have been edited, the behaviour of MathJax is a little bit different than on the regular Q&A pages. For example, the side-by-side markdown view shows ...
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Why/how was this (non wiki) suggested edit orphaned? [duplicate]

Reviewing this (non wiki) suggested edit on Stack Apps, I hit Improve Edit and further updated the post. Now the suggested edit is "orphaned". It shows in the post history: but not in the ...
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When searching with a tag, tag info displays twice [duplicate]

When searching with a tag, for example [c++] test, the C++ tag information displays twice: This is reproducible for me on both Chrome and Edge, but only on Stack Overflow, not on beta sites or ...
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Can I advertise my work on a site's meta?

Let's say I write Microsoft Word. Can I advertise it on Writing Meta? Posting it on chat is absolutely fine, but I think it is hard to format the post properly, to explain why it is interesting, and ...
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I do not understand this edit review [migrated]

I recently submitted an edit to an already well-established accepted answer: https://stackoverflow.com/review/suggested-edits/21832856. This edit was rejected 2:1 as "This edit was intended to address ...
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1answer
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Make the question box with resizable/draggable (example: textarea)

I cannot see the whole question of mine in the question box, but the preview shows me... All I want it to work on the question box. Can that be resizable/draggable to some more lines?
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Duplicates in “Company Name” dropdown under “Current position” on Stack Overflow profile page [migrated]

In the "Edit profile" page on Stack Overflow, I see that there are multiple "Experis IT" and "EXPERIS - MANPOWER GROUP" options in the drop-down list for "Company Name" (see screenshot below). How ...
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1answer
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My username changed, but I didn't do it?

My username was previously "NetherGranite", but I came back to the Mathematics Stack Exchange to find that it was replaced with a generic "user____". Trying to change it results in a prompt saying ...
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Gravatar doesn't update after e-mail change

Yesterday I changed my SO e-mail address from X.Y@Z.be to X@Z.be. ~20 hours later the Gravatar still wasn't changed to the one from the new e-mail address (logged out multiple times on SO and ...
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Finding Stack Exchange site for mathematical writing

I have a question on mathematical writing. Which Stack Exchange site would be appropriate for this? Writing seems to be the ideal choice. But, mathematical writing seems to be not on agreement with ...
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What's with the tagging limitations in the mobile app?

Normally, when you ask a question you can begin typing a tag, and you will receive autocomplete suggestions based on existing tags. For example, the tag question-quality: The system does not only ...

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