All Questions

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
7
votes
0answers
81 views

How to disable “follow post” [duplicate]

There's now this super annoying pop up on all questions across all sites: To turn it off you have to hide it every single time. How can it be disabled permanently on all questions across all ...
2
votes
0answers
28 views

What does change mean in weekly leagues summary? [duplicate]

I see my status below from https://stackexchange.com/leagues/1/week/stackoverflow Now I can understand what others terms mean here like week rank, total reputation and week reputation. But what does ...
5
votes
0answers
27 views

Fix suggested applications list in the profile settings

https://meta.stackexchange.com/users/apps/current If you have no authorized applications, suggestions are shown on this page. Stack Alert is not accessible anymore. Same for Stack Remote. Could ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

Aren’t my filters supposed to have a red dot when there are new questions?

After not using this feature in a while, I noticed that none of my filters show the red dot, despite all having new questions since I looked at each filter: These are Stack Overflow filters, which ...
122
votes
30answers
2k views

The Follow Questions and Answers feature is now live across the Network

We are happy to announce that the previously announced follow question and answer feature is now live across the Network, including Stack Overflow, all Stack Exchange sites, and all Meta sites. (...
3
votes
0answers
36 views

What determines which tag is displayed as part of a question when multiple tags are present? [duplicate]

When posting questions to several different sites across the Stack Exchange network, I've noticed that depending on the tags that I've included as part of my question, one of these tags will sometimes ...
2
votes
0answers
86 views

In user profiles on meta (SO-only?), the site's meta logo is partially hidden (by the search bar?)

So far I've only seen this on Stack Overflow, which is probably due to its topbar design being different than most of the network, but in case there might be more sites impacted, I'm reporting it here ...
16
votes
0answers
233 views

Profile avatar lost on several sites after profile edit (Gravatar replaced with Identicon)

I have had the same network-wide profile avatar for many years; it's a custom image which I installed nework-wide soon after I registered for Stack Overflow back in 2011. I still see that image e.g. ...
-8
votes
0answers
78 views

Where can I ask questions about programming rules of thumb? [duplicate]

I asked a question on SO yesterday about a rule of thumb or exact way for selecting data types in MySQL and I found out after 2 downvotes and helpful comments that SO is not the place for such ...
12
votes
1answer
116 views

Approve button on OAuth authorization dialog is invisible

There's supposed to be a button there... and while I think of it, wasn't the Reject button supposed to be red? More specifically, there is an Approve button there, just to the left of the Reject ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Should I accept a suggested edit which only improved the post partially? [duplicate]

Example: if there's a missing tag, typos, and unformatted code blocks in a huge post. Should I accept an edit that only adds the tag? (Assuming that currently, I don't want to improve the post).
1
vote
0answers
24 views

Duplicated banner and side-bar in certain review queues [duplicate]

The banner and side-bar is replicated in certain review queues: The above image is from this review in the Low Quality Review Queue. Specifically, these review queues seem to be affected: Low ...
11
votes
1answer
150 views

Deleting comments and review actions cause layout to be broken, AJAX response contains full page

When deleting a comment, the page layout goes haywire, making it impossible to continue working on the page until it is reloaded. It appears something is going b0rken when the 'deleted' state is ...
8
votes
2answers
183 views

Where are questions about Roman numerals appropriate?

I have a notation question about Roman numerals on my mind but I'm not sure if and where it can be asked. Namely: Is it appropriate to write numbers in compact forms like 99: IC, 990: XM. ...
2
votes
2answers
94 views

Can Community Moderators and StackOverflow employees post answers on closed questions?

Since this doesn't appear to have been asked before: Can Community Moderators (and other Stack Overflow employees) post answers on Questions that have been closed? This would cover either manually ...
5
votes
0answers
68 views

Which site must I use to ask questions about EEG?

I have questions related to EEG (electroencephalogram) which is used to measure brain signals, which site of Stack Exchange can be used to ask questions about EEG? I want to ask questions related to ...
4
votes
0answers
69 views

Accessibility and Tables - Could we borrow the markdown used by Jira or similar?

In the excellent question Why are images of text, code and mathematical expressions discouraged? it was rightly highlighted in the answers that text, code and mathematical expressions in images cannot ...
-3
votes
0answers
78 views

Is there a way to edit a question or answer without having it put on the active list? [duplicate]

At times, I make cosmetic edits to questions or answers. These changes are usually known to the poster, and done with their agreement or at their request. But such changes cause my name to be ...
5
votes
0answers
179 views

Comment notifications for close voters: regression from 2018?

According the the comment reply FAQ, it's possible to @-notify close voters in a very particular set of circumstances: For questions: The moderator or gold badge holder who closed or reopened the ...
8
votes
1answer
150 views

Where are my notifications?

In my inbox it alleges the most recent comment directed at me was posted 6 hours ago, but I noticed there are more recent comments under that and also under a different answer of mine that I was not ...
-9
votes
1answer
107 views

Are multiple SE sites covering the same subject, with higher specificity, detrimental? [duplicate]

I found it hard to condense my question into a simple title and not sure it fully explains my question. I am not sure if this occurs elsewhere on SE, but I have a specific example: SuperUser covers ...
1
vote
0answers
86 views

Text Highlighting is broken on chrome (can't reproduce anymore) [closed]

I just tried editing a comment/answer/question on Chrome and while it correctly copies everything, it doesn't highlight the entire copied text. The first three lines don't get highlighted!. Similar ...
7
votes
1answer
219 views

Reconsider not inviting people into chat rooms when their messages are moved

In 2013, there was a feature request asking to disable the chat system's behavior to invite people into rooms when their messages are moved. That request was declined for the following reason: The "...
5
votes
1answer
79 views

Preventing display of incorrectly sized Community Ads

At the GIS Stack Exchange we currently have a Community Ad that displays as below: whereas the GIS Meta Answer from which it is derived looks like this: The instructions to Community Ad posters is ...
4
votes
1answer
84 views

Can I see who invited me to a chat?

I had a chat invitation pop up and I'd like to know who invited me to it. Is this possible?
5
votes
1answer
103 views

Cannot post my question because of code formatting [closed]

I tried to post a question on the Mathematica forum, I spend a hour writting it correctly and I have the following error when I want to submit it : "Your post appears to contain code that is not ...
-10
votes
0answers
62 views

Share reputation accross StackExchage stack at least for initial contributing [duplicate]

I've just learnt that StackOverflow (SO) is a part of the suite StackExchange (SE), which is great. Why instances of SE, such as SO are not linked with SE instances in terms of reputation? I think ...
8
votes
0answers
79 views

Should I flag spam accounts even if they didn't post any content yet? [duplicate]

Every day I see many of such accounts being created. They rarely post spam (probably because they get blocked by the system) and if they do post spam content they are sometimes nuked by mods. I am not ...
-4
votes
0answers
39 views

How to change mistaken choice “No action needed” while reviewing [duplicate]

I was reviewing this question org.springframework.core.convert.ConverterNotFoundException: No converter found capable of converting from type [java.lang.Long] which is manifestly incomplete. However ...
3
votes
0answers
26 views

Selecting an event's permalink in the post timeline does not (visually) deselect other events

In the post timeline page, we can click a event's permalink to change the currently selected post. However, clicking another permalink does not deselect the previous selected event, and the ...
2
votes
1answer
97 views

Some fonts are way too small to be used on the responsive design on Chrome for a regular Android phone

Some fonts are way too small to be used on the responsive design on Chrome for a regular Android phone. Examples:
-6
votes
1answer
81 views

How can I diminish the link, writing few words? [duplicate]

When I copy a link and paste it, it can be so long. I need to shorten it. How can I do that? How can I make a link from one word? For example, the word here.
-18
votes
0answers
64 views

Opening a new account in artificial intelligence site through FACEBOOK [duplicate]

I do have an account with an Artificial intelligence site. But the beta site is no longer accepting my question. I want to open a new account[through Facebook] as per the instruction of honored ...
-10
votes
5answers
251 views

Would a user capping their own reputation at 99k have any user experience downsides?

A comment roughly along the lines of "you're just posting this question to get rep" left me challenged how best to answer beyond "no I'm not." Of course rep does offer us some guidance about our posts ...
30
votes
1answer
269 views

Report this Ad Feature

This post is in reference to the following blog post: Report this Ad [beta] provides more control over your advertising experience To start off, a quick introduction of myself; my name is Jascha Drel,...
4
votes
1answer
73 views

Searching for one term or the other

I'd like to create a search for multiple terms that all fall under one tag. I tried [c] "parameter" or "argument" With the intent of searching for c questions with either "parameter" or "argument" ...
4
votes
0answers
85 views

Can we have some details about when the responsive site will become the default on mobile?

The responsive "full site" will replace the mobile site sooner or later. Is there a timeline on when it might become the default? Will this be done piecemeal, or as a whole (for a given SE site, or ...
-26
votes
0answers
124 views

What about exploratory, generalizing, idea-generating questions? New rules for moderation, new question types? [duplicate]

While I have also benefited much from the Stack sites, also I have bad experience with Stack. For my day-to-day job and day-to-day studies I am asking focused questions and they are being received ...
14
votes
1answer
143 views

Unanswered questions do not show Active time

Normally a post shows the active time after first edit. One post of mine does not show that information, does that indicate the post is not a normal state? If yes, what it is?
2
votes
0answers
56 views

Allow for non-Imgur hosted images in community ads [duplicate]

Once upon a time, Mi Yodeya had a community ad which looked like this: This was a really neat ad, and was heavily upvoted and put into the rotation year after year...until however long ago it's been ...
-8
votes
1answer
64 views

The close vote dialog should give an option to close without leaving a comment (like the review deletion dialog) [duplicate]

When deleting from the review queue, it's perfectly possible to do so without leaving a form comment: Add a comment for the author? Leaving a comment is optional, but can help the author learn ...
2
votes
0answers
35 views

Can't see edit suggestions on Google Chrome for Android

One can't see edit suggestions on Google Chrome for Android. Example from What is the best technology for generating Indic Languages (Hindi, Punjabi , Gujrati) PDFs in Java?: The following question ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Voting buttons and quote blocks scroll over the top of review queue banner [duplicate]

I was just reviewing a first post on RPG.se and noticed some strange UI behavior. As I scrolled down the voting buttons and quote blocks scroll on-top of the banner instead of below. See screenshots ...
-19
votes
1answer
73 views

Active/Oldest/Votes showing with just one answer

This SO question: Is this "elision failure" language-mandated? currently has one answer (by @NicolBolas). But above that answer and to the right I see a selection box with three buttons: "...
-2
votes
0answers
129 views

Can StackExchange stop posting template comments with my name on it already? [duplicate]

I don't know when this was introduced but I'm surprised this change still hasn't been reverted. When voting to close, the site will post a comment that I never wrote for me, something along the lines ...
6
votes
0answers
83 views

Navigation page buttons are orange everywhere

On a similar note to this question: Page change buttons in user profile "All actions" and "Responses" tab appear in Stack Overflow orange rather than site theme color (which only ...
1
vote
0answers
49 views

“An error occurred submitting the answer.” when I tried to answer my own question

I had a question in Unix and Linux Stackexchange: Zorin OS boots into emergency mode I was able to find out the problem after some time and decided to answer my own question. Here is the answer that ...
19
votes
0answers
153 views

Improve the user review ban experience [duplicate]

EDIT: While there are similarities with New review navigation does not tell review-banned users what happened or why (and please note that there are no answers to that question btw), I'm suggesting a ...
2
votes
0answers
34 views

Icon z-index issue in the review queue [duplicate]

Answer icons: Overlap with the popup: Comment icons and tags too:
-14
votes
1answer
148 views

Is there anything SE Inc can do to support all the new online learners? [duplicate]

Given the new mandated shifts to online learning during the outbreak, I find myself worrying about those students who manage to scrape by in a traditional learning environment with study groups and ...

15 30 50 per page