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Inconsistent display of number of badges on profile page on mobile website

On a user's profile page, the rarest badges are shown. It also shows the total number of badges you have. On Desktop, it's shown as 'Badges (x)': but on Mobile, it's 'Rarest badges (x)' with the same ...
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Where has my flag gone? I want to handle it

Where has my flag gone? I want to handle it. The top bar is showing there is a flag to handle. When I click on the blue button I see this: Where is my flag hiding? Note I have refreshed the page ...
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Highlighted votes [closed]

I saw in some of the questions that have over 1000 upvotes that the vote amount was green, but there was no answers specified. Is this a bug, or is it supposed to happen? it looked like this: 6088 ...
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Badge/reputation-rich editor's achievements poke through the sidebar in timeline [duplicate]

A minute or so ago Shog edited a post, and his considerable bronze badge count shoved through the side of the gray bar: Same here, where Jon's hefty reputation sum exacerbated the problem:
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“Join this community” button is not really a button on Meta sites of beta sites

Compare these two screenshots: Beta site Beta's meta site In the latter it is hardly obvious that the "Join this community" is a button, unless you hover over it: Then the colour becomes ...
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Names of certain sites are cut off in the sites page icons

In the sites page (grid view), the names of Software Quality Assurance & Testing and ExpressionEngine® Answers in the icons are cut off. These sites have less users, questions and traffic when ...
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Why are old questions suddenly showing up in DIY? Many are 1-5 years old [duplicate]

Recently I've seen questions that are quite old (1-5 years) suddenly appear on DIY recent questions. I don't seem to be able to close them as "late answers" , maybe I don't yet have enough ...
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Slightly misleading title on SEDE login page

The login page of the Stack Exchange Data Explorer says "Log in with OpenID", but that pertains to just the bottom part of the options; Stack Exchange itself doesn't provide OpenID ...
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Trapped in reviewing: “I'm done” vs “No action needed”

A question I'm reviewing includes an "Update" section that provides an answer. I don't notice that it provides an answer. I select "No action needed". Then I notice the answer ...
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Review suspension message incorrectly refers to “questions” even when the incorrect review was of an answer

A recent Meta Stack Overflow post showed the following review ban message: It says, in relevant part: The following tasks were handled incorrectly: /review/low-quality-posts/28864465 For these ...
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Strange description 'StackOverflow.StackHtmlContent' in moderator action history

I recently declined a custom moderator flag with the reason Using standard flags helps us prioritize problems and resolve them faster. Please familiarize yourself with the list of standard flags: see ...
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MathJax sometimes doesn't work in older-style duplicate links

Take a look at Showing $f'(x) = f(x)$ implies an exponential function: The Mathjax fails in duplicate links on duplicate questions closed prior to February 2013 that include HTML escaped characters. ...
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Bug in paragraph spacing on today's Webby Award Overflow Blog page

On today's Vote for Stack Overflow in this year's Webby Awards page, I spotted an error in the paragraph spacing: Separate <p> tags are causing that; can we fix it?
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'Invite fellow experts' widget on private betas has unclickable labels

On private beta sites, a widget is shown in the right sidebar to invite fellow experts via email. When hovering over the labels 'Recipient' and 'Message (Optional)' (yes, that's a single <label>)...
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Unable to run iOS app on iPadOS 14.5 [duplicate]

After upgrading my iPad to iPadOS 14.5, the Stack Exchange app became non runnable. I know that mobile apps are not maintained now, but could you please fix this major issue to make the app at least ...
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In the Mobile Site Question List, the “Unanswered” filter does not work

If you select "Unanswered" from the query list at the mobile site, it does not work properly. This "Unanswered" option is not present in SO.en, and will be displayed as a choice in ...
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Question URL with quotes displays the actual question title during the edit preview, but not when the edit is saved

The Space SE question What have astronauts used rolls of Kapton tape for? originally looks like this to me: Enclosing the URLs in quotes prevents the replacement of the URL with the actual question ...
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Intro page for new private beta sites contains incorrect sentence about going public

When signing into a new private beta site for the first time, there's a gatekeeper screen that looks like this: At the end of this message, there's a sentence that says: We expect this site to go ...
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Saving my question on Meta brings a “Discard unsaved changes” popup

I just posted a question on meta. I reformulated the question a couple of times, scrolled through the list of "Similar questions" and switched browsers tabs a lot. I hit "Review your ...
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“Page not found” when clicking on “edit profile” when suspended [duplicate]

Example on https://webapps.stackexchange.com/users/18147/franck-dernoncourt: No problem on other SE websites where I am not suspended.
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Post ban warning not showing up

Back in 2014, a warning was added for posters who are on their way to receiving a question ban. That post includes screenshots of the warning, but the visual styling depicted in the screenshots is ...
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Reputation displays incorrectly on another user's profile as a moderator

Looking at caird coinheringaahing's reputation on CGCC, I see +191 for today (as of the time of writing): These clearly don't add up to 191. They add up to 190, which is what I see when I open this ...
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iPhone app throws alert when uploading 3rd image [duplicate]

I was editing a question in Movies & TV stack. It needed images. On my upload of the 3rd image, it failed, and an alert popped that told me to “tell us at meta”. Thus, this post.
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No notification of new rep changes and they don't appear in the achievements dropdown

As you can see on the reputation tab on my profile, I received some up-/downvotes on my most recent post: However, I did not get any notifications about them (the upvotes), nor do they even appear in ...
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Extreme caching issue allowing answers to closed questions [duplicate]

4 hours ago (at 15:53:08UTC today), I closed this question over on CodeGolf.SE. We've discovered before that it's possible to answer a few minutes "under the line" due to caching before, ...
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Pluralization issue for number of communities in profile page

The profile page display is showing Communities(1) in this profile. I think it must be Community(1), i.e. using the singular form.
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Pluralization issue in the review queue - received vote count tooltip

There is a pluralization issue in the review queue - received vote count tooltip. For the 1 vote, it is displayed as 1 votes This community-specific close reason received 1 votes Screenshot for ...
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“all rooms” doesn't go to “all rooms”

While in a chat room, there are two buttons in the top right labeled "all rooms" and "site rooms". Clicking on "all rooms" opens chat.stackexchange.com but it's on ...
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No spacing between tag-formatted text in the inbox' post preview aka. SE creates buglists

Yesterday, I have received a notification about a post (namely the Opt-in alpha test for a new Stacks editor), that I followed, so I can see (and vote for) the new bugs/features reported/requested. I ...
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worldbuilding.SE jittery scrolling on macOS Safari

For over 2 years worldbuilding.SE still has this bug in macOS Safari where it (and no other site) has awful, choppy, laggy scrolling. it runs at a very choppy pace ... Scrolling on any page feels ...
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Text selection overflows in revisions, “Side-by-side Markdown” mode

When trying to select text in a side-by-side revision, that is, select the text from one side, it works perfectly fine. However, the selection overflows to the other side when using "Side-by-side ...
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Help center page on reopening questions no longer correctly states the time frame in which edited questions are added to the reopen queue

In the help center entry for reopening a closed question, the article states: Closed questions that receive edits within the first 5 days of closure are automatically put into a review queue to be ...
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Scrollbars are still broken on the 10k new answers to old questions tool

Scrollbars on the 10k NATO (New Answers To Old) tool are still broken if there's a code block on the page requiring large amounts of horizontal space, forcing the page to become substantially wider ...
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Long word in title overflows into right column in suggested edits queue

In the suggested edit review queue, it seems if the title of a question contains a very long word it will overflow into the right column. This is the review item in question. Using Windows 10, ...
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Constable Grace Note?

Stack Exchange employee Grace Note appears on the list of Constable badges for Literature SE. She was never a moderator there, neither appointed nor elected. This must be some sort of bug in the badge ...
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Why is this user's reputation not matching their reputation history? They're not suspended, have never downvoted and never offered any bounties either [duplicate]

This user is showing up as having a reputation of only 21, but their reputation history shows much more than that, and they have posted an answer that has 6 upvotes and no downvotes. I suppose that ...
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Clicking “see full text” on a long chat reply shows message number without the arrow

Earlier, I received a long chat reply, and the shortened version of the message shows: But then, if I click "see full text", it shows the number of the message replied to: It doesn't do ...
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Missing Enlightened badge after 24 hours

4/16/21 For this answer over on rpg.se, I have met the requirements for the enlightened badge for more than 24 hours. The answer was accepted at 23:21 on 4/14, and it hit a score of 10 at 10:36 on 4/...
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Change in the way the first posts review queue works?

Was there a recent change in the way the first posts review queue works? I ask this because I am used to getting the reviews from that queue within the first five minutes after the question (or the ...
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I can't see anything - Teams banner and cookie toaster obscure my whole screen

There have been issues with the cookie box for a while, but this is ridiculous. It reminds me of late 2017 Stack Overflow, but this time it's network-wide. The banner must be scrolled past (or ...
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Unable to translate “markdown in HTML” part of formatting tips

There's an untranslatable sentence in formatting tips while asking a new question: Similar block has translation for post edit editor: Could this sentence please be added for translation DB?
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Opt-out cookies in cookie consent

Sometime over the last month, the cookie consent on the SE network now defaults to having all cookies enabled when you press the "Customize settings" cookie popup, forcing users to opt-out ...
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Dismissing the cookie popup with the “X” scrolls the page to the top

Similar to preventDefault when clicking bounty "cancel" link (which was fixed), when you click the "X" on the upper right of the cookie popup: The unnecessary href="#" ...
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How can I register account that I posted a question without registering? [duplicate]

I asked a question on Computer Science Educators Beta without registering and need to register it now. How can I do that?
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Safari showing popups all the time

As per the image, Safari has been showing the roll-over popups all the time on all Stack Exchange sites. I've tried disabling all ad blockers but to no avail. I'm on MacOS 11.2.3, using Safari 14.0.3. ...
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Bug in Stack Exchange's “top questions” page [duplicate]

It seems like if Stack Exchange has not registered correctly how many votes my Stack Overflow question has. From my Stack Exchange user page I see my question to have 7 votes When if I go to the ...
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Incorrect redirect when removing language subdomain from a Stack Overflow URL

I arrived at this question from Google: CakePHP no me carca los estilos (https://es.stackoverflow.com/questions/172117/cakephp-no-me-carca-los-estilos) I noticed it was in Spanish, so I attempted to ...
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Stay on question edit page after the actual posting

Several times while posting a question (while clicking on the "Post your question" button) here on MSE I got weird behavior with the page. The browser asks me if I should leave the page or ...
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Not all apples and tags are allowed to translate

There is an exclude section on the bottom of the search page. That section contains two untranslatable words: "apples" and "tag". At the same time these words are translated on the ...

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