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Can not award bounty [duplicate]

In this question I had started a bounty to draw more attention. When I got an extensive answer by user Eddie Kelley I awarded the bounty to that answer. Immediately after this, I found that there is ...
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Why are some user cards white? [duplicate]

I noticed that some users have a white user card, and their name in the comments is also surrounded by a white box. (see below) Why is this? (screenshot taken from this question)
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Accessing Stack Exchange API behind a firewall - are there IP ranges to whitelist?

Scenario I am calling Stack Exchange APIs to collect Stack Overflow Teams data for my organization. In order to call these APIs from the server where I would like to run it, I must first request ...
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Reputation leagues appear to be down [duplicate]

https://stackexchange.com/leagues gives an error 500. Is this happening for everyone? As pointed out by Glorfindel, the leagues themselves work.
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How many questions is "NaN%", what SO for Teams is a "Q&A for", and how come is it listed as a network site?

The page with the https://stackexchange.com/sites URL, amongst normal sites, returns an entry for Stack Overflow for Teams: If this is intentional, and Stack Overflow for Teams should appear there, ...
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Add notification for when a followed question accepts an answer and when a followed answer gets accepted

I follow the questions that I answer, and oftentimes I would check back at the question I answered most recently to see if their OP accepted an answer. If so, I would be able to review the accepted ...
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Reverse lookup duplicate questions? [duplicate]

Is there a way to search for questions which have been marked as a duplicate of another specific question? I've been aware of a particular technical problem for some time. I know for sure that other ...
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Stack Exchange proxied by Chinese government listed as a Google search result

I was googling some problems and noticed some results (on the first page) pointing to http://security.stackexchange.com.3567586363.proxy.jyj.lf.gov.cn/questions/112355/how-to-further-ensure-ssh-...
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Can I upload an image into stack.imgur.com and not post the question? [duplicate]

We can upload an image into stack.imgur.com when to open a new post and publish the question, and I know how to do it. Can I upload an image into stack.imgur.com (not imgur.com) and not post question?
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Asking a tag question/question tag or opposite yes/no question to avoid getting downvotes for a 'no' answer or other 'rejection' [closed]

I read some meta posts that are yes/no questions often use downvotes to indicate a 'no' answer even if the question is good. I don't know about Christianity SE, but I recall I read they do that on ...
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Do some Stack Exchange sites really allow joke answers? [duplicate]

(It looks like this post is about question posts specifically rather than answer posts.) Quora has a specific report reason for joke/troll answers. I cannot believe that Stack Exchange which even ...
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Where should I ask Docker networking related questions?

On Stack Exchange, where would you ask a question related to networking or network configuration in Docker / Docker Compose (especially if you are still 'somewhere in the middle/lowest part' of the ...
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MathJax inconsistency between preview and rendered post

I cannot show it here or in the Sandbox directly since there is no MathJax on Meta.SE. There is a Sandbox in Cryptgraphy Meta that one can test there; just click edit and see the difference. The ...
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Do the automated deletion scripts not run on questions that aren't viewed that often?

A couple days ago, someone posted a bug report that a question that qualified for a Roomba automatic deletion criterion wasn't deleted despite qualifying for at least three weekly runs of the script ...
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Area 51 reps and badge counts are still being updated for sites that graduated in 2019 or 2021

I have just noticed that the reputation statistics and the badge counts for users of sites that graduated in 2019 or December 2021 are still being updated, even though the other data are frozen. My ...
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How to delicately promote a Stack Exchange related application to high-rep users? [duplicate]

I've read these questions: Is it ok to promote my services (not products) when answering a very broad question? [duplicate] How do I mention my own products in answers? [duplicate] How can I link to ...
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Seeking an efficient way (no scraping) to get details about all the SEDE queries in non-HTML (JSON / XML / etc.) format

I am looking for an efficient way to get a dump of the current revisions of (preferably all) the SEDE queries, in a format which is natively queryable (such as XML / JSON). For each query, I ideally ...
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Why can I only post once every 40 minutes? [duplicate]

I'm running through a Cardano tutorial and I've encountered four pain points so far. I want to post each one on the Cardano Stack Exchange site as I encounter it. This seems like a common and totally ...
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Why has the parsing of the   in tables changed?

I am used to using the   HTML character to visually fill out the width and/or height of tables so they are used to their full potential: So that instead of this: I get this:                 ...
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Bounties' function and procedure [duplicate]

I can't understand why the given question is said to be a duplicate to the previous edit. That is a very similar question (the difference is that I never considered a bounty to be an advertisement ...
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Is there any situation where it's appropriate to flag a comment on a deleted post as "No longer needed"?

I know that deleted posts are hidden from the majority of the viewers, and same goes for the comments that were on the posts before they got deleted. There is still the option to flag such comments, ...
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Should questions in SciFi StackExchange about the meaning/use of Adverbs/Expositions in Harry Potter start being deleted? [migrated]

I've started noticing too many questions in SciFi StackExchange about the meaning of adverbs/expositions, mainly in Harry Potter tag. With a simple search with relevant tag, someone would always see 3-...
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New mobile chat is sometimes missing most icons on meta site chats? [duplicate]

I couldn't find this bug elsewhere. When clicking on a message there should be more icons. I've seen this multiple times, but I can't reproduce it now.
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"Unusual number of requests" error on users tab when page number is 1000 or more [duplicate]

On the users tab, I can view all pages from 1 to 999. However, when the page number reaches 1000 or more, I get an "unusual number of requests" error: I have reproduced this on two ...
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Should deleted answers prevent a question from being Roomba'ed?

This question should qualify as an abandoned question eligible to be Roomba'ed: it seems to satisfy all criteria. (It has quite some views, but certainly less than the threshold, because it's already ...
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How can I see my posts that were edited by someone else most recently?

I wonder how I can see my posts that were edited by someone else most recently. SEDE query or is that somewhere in the UI? The activity tab captures other kinds of activity, e.g. my edits.
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Can the mass-replacement tool also replace and remove?

Stack Exchange staff has a tool which can change a bunch of links without bumping the edited posts, see here: How to find and/or change a set of hyperlinks on a site? In the situation that I've seen ...
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Stack Gives Back total is off by $6 (...to 8)

In the blog that was just published: Stack Gives Back 2021 the total of the donations is off by 6. When adding up all the amounts mentioned per organisation the total comes to $55,694 instead of $55,...
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Indicate or limit character capacity in custom comment textarea of review modal

I was reviewing a first question from a new user today in the review queue and wrote a custom comment that was evidently too long. At the time of writing, I didn't realize that I exceeded the ...
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Can't post question on Stack Overflow - 'this looks like spam.' [duplicate]

I just signed up to Stack Overflow, trying to post my first question. What's wrong with it? I've already removed redundant text in the post, but still Stack Overflow says This looks like spam.
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Progress towards both Reviewer and Steward? [duplicate]

Looking at my progress in the First Answers queue on Super User, it shows a progress of 201/250 for the reviewer badge, but 248/1000 for the Steward badge. I'm guessing at least one of these figures ...
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How can I format code on Stack Overflow?

I don't understand the explanation of code formatting given on Stack Overflow. Should '<code> </code>' be used on stackoverflow.com? There are times when the site accepts '<code> &...
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Trying to access community list beyond "Top 5" always lands me on my user page

I frequently switch SE communities by tapping the hamburger logo and then tapping on a community name. The initial tap gives a menu with my "Top 5" communities. If I want to visit one ...
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Inconsistent styling and formatting in the notices for closed questions

While using my Android v.11 Galaxy XCover Pro, with Google Chrome app version 12.41.19.23.arm64 in "full site" view at Law SE (the only site where I have the necessary privileges)... Both ...
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Where can I see who voted for closing/re-opening a/my question? [duplicate]

As far as I can remember, 2 years ago it was possible to see the status of question marked for closure/reopening (who voted which way and possibly also the reasons given). I cannot find it anymore. ...
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How do I "undo" my mobile chat preference?

Although I am given notice that I can change this option in my profile preferences, I can't, for the life of me, figure how that is done, exactly. Can anyone tell me?
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Titles cut off on deleted answers page

On the page https://site.stackexchange.com/users/deleted-answers/current, the titles of the questions that go with my deleted answers are cut off, probably because I'm on a phone and there's no scroll:...
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Highlight all subscribed sites on the "all sites" overview

proposal On the "all sites" overview, it would be nice to indicate to a logged-in user which sites he/she is a member of (i.e., has an account) by visually highlighting the corresponding ...
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New post summary designs on greatest hits now, everywhere else eventually

tl;dr We’re starting a rollout of the new post summary design to many existing screens, starting with greatest hits. This will be a slow rollout, with only one set of related screens changing at a ...
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Typo in the "Public Network Terms of Service"

In the Public Network Terms of Service page, there is a typo. In the second point, the character "e" is missing from word "Enforceable". Contracts are Binding and Legally ...
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2021: a year in moderation

As we say goodbye to the old year and welcome the new one, we have a tradition of sharing moderation stats for the preceding calendar year. As most of you here are aware, sites on the Stack Exchange ...
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Make your deleted questions and answers more discoverable

As of a recent change one can now see all their deleted posts. The link to this page is however quite hidden. You first need to go to either your questions or answers page, scroll all the way to the ...
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We’ve made changes to our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy - January 2022

We’ve just made two adjustments to our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy. They were made to return a section that was accidentally removed about the DMCA Designated Agent - there’s little to no ...
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When I edit an answer and hit save, Chrome Prompts me: "You have started editing this post, Abandon This Edit?" [duplicate]

Clicking OK refreshes the page and my answer is gone/invisible. Refreshing the page leads to a proper looking page that includes my edits. Detected on ProWebmasters
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Editing a post leads to a weird behavior

Editing a post with the inline editor for users with 2K+ reputation leads to the following weird behavior: When you edit and save your edit, it asks you if you want to abandon your edits - as if you ...
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User reputation ranking page is broken

Today me and some other users have observed that the reputation ranking page doesn't allow to navigate past page 999. For example, https://meta.stackexchange.com/users?page=1111&tab=reputation&...
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Is it appropriate to ask a Stack Exchange question to generate or locate citations for a site like Wikipedia?

First, since this is meta, I am keeping the question somewhat broad about the topics in question to be more applicable, while trying to keep the scope fairly narrow for the essence of the specific ...
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Where to ask soft questions about Software Development [duplicate]

I have an opinion based question about software development and I'm wondering where to ask it. For reference draft of the question is as follows: Title: How to handle constraints on user input data ...
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Can't reverse downvote on answer?

I downvoted because it address things other than the actual question. But then I changed my mind because something it said helped me figure out the answer to the actual question. Down is in green, ...
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Left side of post edit info (last activity) is cut off in responsive view on mobile [duplicate]

In the question listing on my mobile responsive view, when a post's edit information (i.e. the last activity on the post) overflows onto a second line, the left side of this information is cut off/...

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