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Rep cap reached but not counted towards Legendary badge

Yesterday, I rep-capped on Meta Stack Exchange, but this instance wasn't counted towards the Legendary badge. Here is the situation on August 16th, three days ago, with the counter on 112, and this ...
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What to do when nobody sees your questions? [duplicate]

This is a recurring/constant problem: I ask a question. Nothing happens. Many times, I simply cannot continue before the question is answered, because it's that important. But nobody sees it. I ...
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Notifications about new chat messages

Please add notification about new messages of some chat in "Recent inbox messages". Something like to subscribe for new messages to see them in "Inbox". Now the chats work as archives and commenting ...
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YouTube embeds should be full-screenable [duplicate]

I hate not being able to full screen the YouTube videos embedded on Stack Exchange sites. What's the reason for blocking full screen? Please enable it...
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Searching in deleted chatrooms doesn’t work

I recently got to 10K Network-wide, and was looking at a certain deleted chatroom using my powers. There was a specific message I was looking for, so I went into the search box and typed it in...no ...
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Add comment link disappears after deleting the last comment on an answer on mobile

To reproduce: Find a post with no comments Add a comment Delete the comment Now unable to add a comment as the "Add comment" link disappears at the same time as the comment. Refreshing the page ...
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Server error when opening Authorized Applications page

When I try to load the 'Authorized Applications' page, with the link on the Edit profile & settings page: something bad happens: I've tried a couple of sites, but only on Stack Overflow it's ...
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Practice panel for programming languages [on hold]

I think their should a practice panel which can be more comfortable for programmers to recheck the answers which he is going to give for a question. Practice panel is like 'decoder' app but every ...
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How to petition to have a Stack Exchange Site closed [on hold]

There are some communities that are completely bogus. For example, the "interpersonal skills" community will only allow questions that pertain to light hearted subjects and are easy to answer ...
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Inline Code Editor Unusable in Chrome

From what I've read, this is the proper place for this thing. I first thought tweeting you would get an answer, but I guess not. On Stack Overflow, when you answer/ask a question, you have the option ...
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In which stack exchange site should I ask about game development?

I want to ask a question about the development of a popular game (not one that I am making, but a game by another company) where should I ask it? my question is: why didn't Minecraft's code moved ...
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Is there an SE site where asking about the format of a 2D barcode is on topic?

I have a 2D barcode that I don't recognize the format of. Is there a site on the Stack Exchange network where that question would be suitable? If so, which one?
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Posts loading bug

I noticed that clicking multiple times on one these tabs which is not selected adds up the loading GIF (in the profile page): Here is an image of it happening: Its hard to explain whats happening ...
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Query for no. of many questions I have answered which are closed later

Is there a query to know how many questions received answers before they are put on hold and I am one of the users who wrote an answer before the question is closed? If it looks confusing, let me ...
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Add saved searches

The ability to save custom searches and load them at will in the mobile app would be really nice. I frequently search for specific tags when I log on to answer new questions (e.g. [java] -[android] on ...
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Is there a link to the corresponding meta site? [duplicate]

Do Stack Exchange sites have a link to their respective meta site somewhere?
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SQL Server Always On Availability [on hold]

I have problem with MS SQL Always On Availability. Suppose the connection between primary and secondary replica is broken. The client inserts data to the primary database (replication cannot be done ...
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New mod-menu design rolling out

Note: This announcement is directed at moderators as it is about moderator-only tools. The post and user moderator menus are getting a design, accessibility, and UX refresh. Before ...
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Using wireless monitor with macbook air [on hold]

Dell wireless monitor is not compatible with Macbook air. As they connect via Bluetooth, is there a way to fix this?
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How accurate is the “people reached” counter?

I have a kind of relatively high number for "people reached" (3.5 million) on my Stack Overflow account and I'm just kind of wondering what that really means. Is it the sum of the view counters on all ...
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Why aren't “minimum requirements not met” asterisks on Area 51 shown to logged-out users?

Today, I noticed that there were a large amount of proposals which did not meet the 3-day minimum requirements. Ordinarily, there is an asterisk shown next to each one that does not meet them: ...
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No spacing below “Communities” when no other communities are present

When a user has no profile on another Stack Exchange site, apart from the one on which the profile is viewed, attached to their profile there appears to be no spacing between the header-line and the ...
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why use the word regression to represent relationship in statistics? [on hold]

I'm not a native English speaker. When people talk about regression analysis I really feel confused. The basic meaning of 'regression' is retreat. Why statisticians use it to represent relationships ...
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Sometimes, search leads to a question that was marked duplicate [on hold]

It is annoying to get directed to a question that has been closed as a duplicate, while the original's answers thoroughly solve the problem. On the other hand, sometimes the duplicate has answers ...
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While in an audit, you can't add a comment [duplicate]

Just got to decide if an answer should be deleted. It was only a link, no comments. So I wanted to add a comment explaining why link only answers aren't welcome, and got "This is an audit". This ...
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Markdown in chat fails sometimes for single line messages too

I found many questions similar to chat formatting issues but unfortunately none of them addresses my issue related to chat formatting and I am making it clear that I am not talking about multiline ...
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A thanks to this network [on hold]

Till now, I have learned a lot from this network. I believe that there is unlimited knowledge here. It is a good place to share and gain knowledge of almost all types. This network inspired all the ...
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Inconsistent behaviour between lists containing multiline text links

SE sites typically have the anchor tag inside the h3 tag. For example: <h3><a href="/questions/332282/add-strings-from-moderator-revision-redaction-approval-block-into-transifex-or" class="...
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Aggregate Stack Exchange score [on hold]

Would be useful and elegant to combine a given user's aggregate score across Stack Exchange websites used. Would like the total score to be listed clearly under the profile of a user irrespective of ...
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Moderator Flag Dashboard hard launch

Previous posts Moderator Flag Dashboard soft launch Moderator flag dashboard design refresh (alpha) As of today, the Moderator Flag Dashboard is officially graduated and the old version ...
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Add strings from moderator revision redaction approval block into Transifex (or use existing keys)

https://ru.stackoverflow.com/admin/dashboard Strings: Question. Rev. Redactor. Comment. Diff. Actions. Approve. Reject. I've found some of this strings in Transifex, but looks like they aren't ...
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See number of views for a posted question [duplicate]

I am using the iOS Stack Overflow app. I often use the app on the go to view answers to the question I have posted. I also use it to post new questions whenever something pops up in my mind when I am ...
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Area 51's name is broken in app [duplicate]

Small thing, but might be worth noting. I added Area 51 on my site list via the desktop site, but on my android app it shows up as Tapping the broken name crashes the SE app. I get that Area 51 isn't ...
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What would be the best way to advocate for real change in the culture of Stack Exchange? [on hold]

While this is only my third question on SE, I've used the site for years. As an amateur science enthusiast, I Google frequently for answers to science questions and often find myself on one of the SE ...
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Overridden edits show wrong action label on network profile activity page

The network profile activity page shows a wrong label for when a post owner/moderator overrides a suggested edit: The proper label is found on the per-site profile:
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Should transcriptions of text-based images be included (only) as alt-text?

Often on Skeptics.SE, we get questions about some viral meme taken from social media which is a graphic containing nothing but text. This makes it difficult for search engines to find the page when ...
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Editing answers for removing excuses for answering an old question

I often read excuses for answering an old question. Like this one that I quote for the following question: I see this question is a bit old, but I decided to give an answer anyway for those who ...
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How to contest a gold badge duplicate closure as low-rep user? [duplicate]

I asked Assign name to Hyper-V guest for Windows 10 host? to get a constructive response to the problem on how to get a host name for a client VM known to the host. Another user then came by and ...
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Do question authors receive a second notification if I undelete my previously deleted answer?

When posting an answer, the question author's receives a notification. Let's assume I delete my own answer, edit it and then undelete it. Will the question author receive a second notification?
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Add thousands separator to “xxxx views” tooltip in question list

When hovering over the number of views in a question list, the exact number of views is shown without thousands separator, e.g. 214935 views Can this be added, just like already done on the ...
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Why have view counters been modified?

I’ve noticed that recently view counters no longer show the exact amount of views over 1.000, like they used to. Is that to save space or what?
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Why is the reputation page not showing + or - reputation points for this question? [duplicate]

On seeing @Glorfindel's Reputation page, there is no reputation change for the highlighted question. First I thought it might have been undownvoted, but it says upvote. But there is no +5 ...
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Time for [regression] to make an egression?

I just noticed that one of my questions was tagged regression. I think that's a meta-tag, not a proper Meta tag: Avoid meta-tags Do not use meta-tags in questions. Here are some tips to help ...
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Stack Overflow doesn't recognise my Ask Ubuntu login [on hold]

Suddenly, today, Stack Overflow is asking me to log in. I have an Ask Ubuntu account linked to my Launchpad account. I can log into Ask Ubuntu OK, and then I can go to anywhere in the network, ...
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Strange nonexistent link in a specific user's Top Network Posts

I discovered a strange, blank link in this user's Top Network Posts: The above link and screenshot are of the user's Unix & Linux site profile, but this issue can be reproduced on any of the ...
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Documentation for Stack Exchange engine URLs?

I have found mentions of various Stack Exchange engine URLs (/question/NNNN, /question/NNNN/question-title-spelled-out, /answer/NNNN, /user/NNNN, /q/NNNN, /a/NNNN, /u/NNNN, etc.) scattered around in ...
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Stack Overflow is not trying to start audio

After a thorough investigation and inquiry, we were able to get an update on this. The ads in question were not intending to start audio but were rather checking to see if there was an audio player ...
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How to use a search regex for tags in the Stack Exchange API

I want to simulate the question search using regex behaviour of Stack Overflow using the Stack Exchange API. For example, using c++* for tags will give questions which have c++ as prefix in tag such ...
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Please use GMT instead of UTC in the Achievements clock

Beyond Change the timestamp format, the Achievements drop-down still shows a "UTC" "time zone", which has been brought to my attention by David Postill as "not a time zone". Please update the ...
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Odd activity report [duplicate]

On a site's main-page question list, I see a question that was recently modified by Davef: Yet Davef's activity page shows nothing on that question and nothing to indicate a pattern of spam: I don'...

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