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Official resource to download Stack Exchange site logos [duplicate]

Is there an official resource from where high resolution logos for the various Stack Exchange network websites can be obtained? I am talking about logos of network sites that are launched and have a ...
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What does “positively received” mean in the conditions for lifting a question ban?

The FAQ post about post ban mentions that it's possible to post one more question after a six-months waiting period and if the question is good enough, the question ban can be lifted: If you're ...
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propose a new tag <impossible> [on hold]

I propose a new tag name: "impossible" . First, one choose one presume impossible problem (example big integer factorization or exponential problem) than is fixed the metric "win the one resolve ...
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Where to ask: How to keep integrity of profiles in dual boot Windows / Linux when updating Firefox and Thunderbird?

This answer brought me here: https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/168104/149998 I found: What is the right way to share a Thunderbird profile between Ubuntu and Windows, and between several users? ...
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getting attention to answers that have aways been incorrect [duplicate]

There's a question about what to do about outdated answers, but what if the answer is not outdated but was always incorrect and gave simply wrong information, or more seriously information that might ...
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Mob-like downvoting [duplicate]

On this site, I've not seen a whole lot of very upvoted questions, unlike on other sites. But in the past couple of days alone at least two questions have been downvoted up to 26 times. I personally ...
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Someone is downvoting all my questions and answers [duplicate]

An unknown person is downvoting all my answers and questions on Stack Overflow. What should I do now?
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My edit to remove expletives on a Meta site was reverted and my flag for ♦ moderator attention was rejected. What's next?

On Stack Overflow en Español Meta, there is a "question" where the OP is complaining that they were suspended one hour on the chat because they used expletives (actually one specific expletive). On ...
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Why can't I sort SEDE results for some queries?

I was just checking out who earned the most of the new badges that were announced this week. I have a SEDE query for this which sorts by default on the number of sites you earned a badge. I noticed ...
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How successful has Stack Exchange's “teams” been so far?

How successful has the Private Q&A option been so far? Free up resources It’s expensive and time-consuming to answer the same questions over and over. By making the right information ...
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Has a graduated site ever closed down? [duplicate]

Sometimes, sites in beta can be shut down due to stuff like lack of activity. Has this ever happened to a Stack Exchange Network site that had already left beta? If so, what caused that?
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Penalty for incorrectly marking a duplicate [duplicate]

This question talks about "overzealous duplicate marking", which is definitely a problem. (this post is not a duplicate of that, but a feature-request for a reputation penalty that might help that ...
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Inconsistency in image posting between mobile & desktop, mobile is better

When adding an image to a post from the mobile site, the "inline" markdown form: [![alt](url)] is used. This is clean, self-contained, and easy to edit. The desktop site, however, adds the image in ...
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Unable to close question because of “answer converted to comment”

I posted a question on Stack Overflow: Postgres: Why did adding index slow down regexp queries? Because of lack of reactions, I later posted the same question on DBA Stack Exchange: Postgres: why did ...
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I have reached much more than ~35k people. Where can I see all my Stack Exchange effect since arriving? [duplicate]

Under my Webmasters StackExchange profile it is mentioned that I have reached ~35k people so far with all my posts. Well, that's only for Webmasters SE, but what about all my other Stack Exchange web ...
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Where can I see votes cast and by type in my profile?

Where can I see a description of my votes cast like shown in the screenshot?
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Cannot edit fields again on Developer Story [migrated]

Detected on: StackOverflow When: Editing Developer story on Story view; after performing an edit on any of the boxes by using the top right gear icon. What Happens: Once I make some edits and save, ...
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Are there any statistics on how often a search in the Help Center ends in “0 Results”

I saw an MSO post (10k only) where the user tried to search for their issue in the Help center. Their search term didn't return any results which shows them this page: Before I'm proposing a ...
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'Convert to edit' option in mod menu looks weird on mobile

The 'convert to edit' option in the mod menu for answers looks ... weird ... when viewed in Safari on an iPhone. The font size is much smaller than the other options: Note that the other disabled ...
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Achievements dropdown no longer showing downvotes cast

The achievements dropdown doesn't light up for negative reputation changes, but until today, if you downvoted an answer and then opened the dropdown, you'd see an entry for that downvote. It would ...
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Show a warning if a comment is deleted while the author's editing it

When editing a comment, if it has been deleted while the comment author is editing it, the edited text will completely disappear into the void without any sort of warning as soon as the user clicks ...
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Why did this comment disappear?

I posted a comment on this answer fairly soon after the answer was posted, then immediately edited the comment to provide a specific counterexample to the assumptions in the post. (There is a 5 minute ...
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Why did my First Post review not count?

I was doing a review in the First Posts queue on Interpersonal Skills. I spent several minutes finding the appropriate meta links and putting together a nice comment for the new user to help guide ...
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Alignment issue with the accept reminder message in Activity -> Questions tab

There is an alignment issue in the Activity -> Questions tab's accept reminder message. It is not aligned correctly. Screenshot for reference: The message in plain text: Have you considered ...
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What changes have resulted from SE network sites becoming a source of income?

Nearly three years ago, display ads stopped being an SO-only thing and came to some other relevant sites. More recently, this programme widened to include affiliate ads on most sites. Both times, one ...
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Google indexes the hostname of a SO question after I edited it

I have asked a question in StackOverflow where I wrongly put my hostname. LaterI updated the question with dummy hostname But, as far as I know, most of the websites keep old data in some field, may ...
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Are there any great reasons for or against having a paid for tier for the main SE sites, and what could that entail?

There's been a few suggestions from fellow users that we should consider having a paid tier on SE. Now, SE's fundamentally against being behind a paywall of any sort. I also remember someone ...
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Which of my email addresses can mods see?

I can have email address(es) on my Stack Exchange account for logging in with, and I can have email address(es) for receiving emails about Stack Exchange. I understand that moderators can see user ...
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Search tags across sites

I'm looking to subscribe to a few tags I'm interested in, but I don't know which sites in the network may use them. I can go to http://stackexchange.com and use the Favourite tags filter, and see my ...
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Consider adding Stack Exchange network of sites as a publisher on brave rewards of Brave browser

I am talking about this rewards program. This is a suggestion for free revenue for the network. Given that a lot of people use these websites this might actually be helpful. Obviously, brave browser ...
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Plus-minus 2 (+-2) in reputation notification [duplicate]

Not sure if that's been brought up before (or if that's appropriate format to report bugs) Today I noticed that my rep notification showed +-2, yes plus-minus 2 Screenshot:
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Unable to see site switcher when clicking on the hamburger icon in mobile web

In mobile web, when I click the hamburger icon in the left top corner, instead of opening the site switcher it always redirect to stackexchange.com So unable to see the site switcher from mobile web....
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“+-1” in the trophy display for reputation changes, possible bug? [duplicate]

I was browsing through Meta StackOverflow, and I came across this: I had performed this action a few days ago (June 16, 2019), and it had decremented my reputation that moment but it suddenly popped ...
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CSS loading issue [duplicate]

It looks like some UI CSS problem. Please refer to the below screenshot.
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Positive AND Negative reputation show as +-1

I downvoted at the cost of 1 reputation, but it shows in the achievement bubble as +-1, and it's green instead of red. As people have noticed, positive net rep gains also contain the hyphen. The ...
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Alignment issue with icon position in mobile web

There is an alignment issue in the positioning of inbox and achievements dialog box in mobile web. The normal position of the inbox and achievements dialog icons. When clicking on those the icon ...
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Pull down menus on mobile incorrectly sized [duplicate]

This started occurring only in the last week or so. Only affects portrait layout, but it makes the menus completely unusable:
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Reputation dropdown on mobile is broken

When I try to open my reputation notifications on the responsive design on my phone, I get this: It's really thin, I can't see any of the items in there, and the links are off to the side. It happens ...
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Please change title of the highlighted blog post

I take issue with the title of the blog post currently highlighted on so many SE pages. The title says: "Adios to Unfriendly Badges: Ahoy, Lifejacket and Lifeboat" which leads one to believe that the ...
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Suggestion: don't show diamond on main site posts of moderators

It is mildly bothering me that on main site questions and answers of moderators the user name is shown with the diamond. I can see how reputation is relevant to be displayed, as it says something ...
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Why was this already-deleted question re-deleted by the Community user?

I noticed this question (10k-only) that was apparently deleted by Community more than five years after it was originally deleted, but no events (neither undeletion nor anything else) have occurred ...
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How do I adjust my email notification configuration and policy? [duplicate]

I'm a newcomer in the family of sites and I have somewhat trouble finding the mail notification policy or controls for it. Searching around, I've come accross some threads but it seems that I've not ...
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In the case of users with the exact same name, how do comment replies work?

My username isn't too specific (Jasper). Every once in a while, I come across someone else with the same name. And sometimes, we even comment on the same question or answer. Now, I don't mind all ...
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Meta emails have weird aspect ratio [duplicate]

This problem and the regular aspect ratios for non-Meta emails were tested in both Chrome and Firefox on my Mac. So I got this email about Meta automatically, and the aspect ratio is very, very off: ...
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Site analytics in StackOverflow en español shows an unknown referring site

I've just earned the privilege to view this data and I noticed that the list of referring sites was surprising: The first referring site is evillegast.github.io, but that site does not exist. ...
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Can we ask questions in French about French universities? [duplicate]

I am a student in a French university. I have some questions about the French system and universities. May I ask it in French so it would be easier for me to express myself? And so French users may ...
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How does this question not meet your quality standards? [on hold]

given an array of objects that have an attribute count and an index n, how can objects after n be removed if their count is 0? Please explain what is lacking in this question?
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Increase margin for Impact stats on child meta profiles

There's (to my taste) a bit too little margin between 'people reached' and 'posts edited' on child meta profiles (left) when compared to main site profiles (right). It feels kind of cluttered right ...
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Wrong API response type, user search [duplicate]

Location Page: https://chat.stackexchange.com/search Field: «when said by» [name=user]#user When no result is found, the API responds with the plain text «No records.» Then JavaScript code tried to ...
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Wrong favicon on error page when trying to convert a deleted answer into a comment

If you are trying to convert a deleted answer into a comment, you will be redirected to error page. As you can see, this page shows SOen favicon, but should use SOru icon.

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