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Typo in close reason

Currently, one of the off-topic close reasons reads: Questions about playing video games and developing video game are off-topic here, but may be on-topic on Arqade and the Game Development Stack ...
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The top bar has lost most of its alpha transparency

Way back, a little while after its initial launch, the top bar was given a nice subtle but not-too-subtle alpha transparency which showed off our header art just that little bit more. It appears to ...
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Is the "Vox Populi" badge working?

I spent all my 40 votes today and didn't get the "Vox Populi" badge awarded :( Is this a bug or did I do something wrong? Any other possible reasons?
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This year's Community Ads are NOT being served

The community ads from 2015 are still being served. I don't know if this is normal during some kind of transition phase or if it's a legit bug, as I never would have noticed were it not for the new ad ...
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The ads dashboard uses the old ad size [duplicate]

The ad dashboard for 2016 uses the old size for the ads.
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The Community Ads Stats page is still using the old ad dimensions

The Community Promotion Ad Statics page is still using the old Community Ad dimensions, which makes the images in it squashed.
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Our Community Ads place holder is still using the old dimensions

The sidebar got expanded to 300px the other day, so the latest community ads look like this: But our place holder on the CDN still looks like this: It should become 300 × 250 too.
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The Achievement Drawer does not highlight on new net rep [closed]

This started for me, and apparently others, today. A user gets a new badge or a net-positive change in reputation, and the drawer icon does not change like it used to. When I say drawer icon, I mean....
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Questions with favorite tags are not being highlighted

Cross-posting from Updates to the site, since it was a bug with that update that appears to have gotten missed. Comments on that answer haven’t seemed to get noticed, so giving this a little more ...
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CSS woes: blue links, messed up user page (Are we getting an upgrade?!)

Links have suddenly turned blue, again. New question instead of bumping the old one because I can’t remove status-completed from the other. Moreover, the CSS on the user pages is messed up, floats ...
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The Stack Exchange bot is doing my dice rolls instead of the Dice Service bot

Apparently the Stack Exchange chat bot has developed a special place in its heart for me. Most people attempting a dice roll get a reply from the Dice Service bot. But not me! The Stack Exchange bot ...
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Is there a bug in the review queue?

It's suddenly showing 178 new items to review, all of which are late answers, all of which seem to be posted years ago. I don't think it's a good idea if we start working on them, but if you aren't ...
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Post as a guest: CSS bug

Here's what it looks like on Win7, Chrome 45.0.2454.85, 1304x660 viewport: Similar issue in Firefox 40 and IE 11, yet it underflows instead of overflowing. Fix: remove that useless one-cell ...
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There is a bug that began a day or so ago, IE 10

While in Chrome I have no problems. In IE 10 I cannot: Comment Flag a comment Review Use CAPTCHA Vote See the WYSIWYG of a post while typing and formatting it. Use the SE pull down menu ...
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Are our community promotion ads working as described?

According to the community ads thread, ads will only be shown if they reach a score of positive 6. The ad from movies.stackexchange is at -3 (because it's an eyesore), but it just came up on the site ...
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Couldn't add new tag to a question: "Too few changes"

I was trying to add the "dnd-5e" tag to this question. The system told me that I was making too few changes to grant the edit. Immediately, someone else managed to tag the question, adding no other ...
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No Enlightened badge to go with Nice Answer on first-posted accepted answer?

I got Nice Answer for How to deal with combat immediately after entering room through narrow passage more than two hours ago, but no sign of Enlightened, though I'm pretty positive it meets the ...
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Links suddenly blue?

Links are suddenly blue. Personally, from a usability standpoint, I find this to be a significant improvement (blue is the standard link color on the internet, the dull red stands out poorly compared ...
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Downvoted answers stay grayed-out when hovered over

Answers downvoted to -3 or less are shown grayed out, but they're supposed to unfade when you hover the mouse over them. Except it doesn't work here on RPG.SE. (It does work on most other SE sites.) ...
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Please change our visited link colours on Meta to something more legible than bright yellow on white

Our link colours on Meta RPG are a sort of off-yellow (as opposed to red on main site), and mostly they're pretty legible, but the visited link colour is not, being a fairly bright yellow (#d29b44) on ...
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Unable to post/read additional comments - page scrolls to top

Has anyone noticed this recurring glitch in the Stack Exchange websites? Frequently, when I click on "add a comment" or "show n more comments" at the bottom of a question or response, the webpage ...
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Why is my question with only a downvoted answer not appearing in Unanswered Questions?

Before we begin, I'd like to say I've seen this meta question: - "Unanswered" questions not showing up in that list because of a single upvote - My question is related but different. I've ...
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A script changes search URLs when I right click on them, breaking my workflow

I have a bookmarked search page which returns a set of questions within my favourite tags (e.g. system-agnostic and dnd-3.5e). I have an addon that I rely on heavily, which lets me right-click on ...
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qa.sockets.stackexchange.com never finishes loading

Chrome shows the "loading" spinner for RPG SE endlessly for me. Taking a look in Chrome's dev-tools shows wss://qa.sockets....
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Inbox unread messages keep appearing, even after reading

I've noticed today that there is a bug that means I keep getting unread message notifications, even for messages I've already read. Is anyone else having this problem?
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Answers are being submitted on closed questions

This answer was posted at 2014-07-30 04:24:50Z, which is almost three hours after the question was closed at 2014-07-30 01:09:11Z...
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Please fix the spacing for our header styles (it's backwards) and our H3 sizing. Fix suggested inside

This is a somewhat trivial request, but it's about a typographical pet peeve I've been noticing for a few months. I figure I might as well make a request about it. Problem 1 of 2: The H2 and H3 have ...
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Skin does not handle read-only mode well

During the outage earlier today, it looked like the explanatory bar saying that the site was in read-only mode was overlapping the header graphic: Picture taken in Windows 7 using the latest Google ...
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Links invisible until hovered over

For some reason, as of earlier today, the text of links in main’s homepage is no longer visible for me until after I’ve hovered over the link. Links to questions in a tag I follow do appear, however. ...
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Uploaded picture alignment issue

The uploaded picture on my profile is not aligned correctly. When first set, the picture is in the correct position, but after refreshing the page it shifts to the right. If I use a gravatar it ...
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Main page blank space?

This isn't present on other SEs I've visited, so the new header alone isn't the cause..? Though they may have already fixed it on the sites I checked. In case it matters, this view is from Firefox and ...
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Invisible fonts in Firefox

Something about the site's CSS/whatever is causing lots of text to not render in recent (nightly) versions of Firefox on OSX 10.6. Most conspicuously the main site's list of questions. Here is a ...
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Malware in the chat archive: wat do?

My browser's security function is reporting that a segment of the chat archive has malware inserted into it. What could/should I do as an RPG.SE citizen?
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Tag pages are broken on mobile

Right now, if you click on a low-traffic tag in the mobile view, you get this: You are on the FAQ tab. There are no frequently asked questions at the moment. Perhaps you'd like to select a different ...
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Site "chat with an expert" script?

While browsing the question on low character HP this morning a little black box popped in on the right-lower corner of my screen. It offered me the option of chatting with an expert, not now and never....
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Voting to close loads a question's entire content on the mobile site before you can vote for it

I went to vote to close a question on my phone earlier, and got this experience: Went to close > duplicate. The close button is disabled. I need to pick the question this one's a duplicate of, first, ...
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Wacky scrolling in Chrome if you scroll from the subheader

There's some goofy behaviour I've noticed in Google Chrome. Here's how to reproduce it. Put your cursor somewhere in this region Or anywhere in the site's header where you can middle-click, really. ...
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Visited links have no style on mobile

This seems to have started following the spate of code changes associated with the new close-vote and duplicate banners. Visited links on mobile are unstyled now: That freehand-circled sentence is a ...
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Chrome SE topbar broken

I'm not sure where to post this, but for the last two days the top-bar interaction at RPG.SE.com has been broken under Chrome. I had a notice button that I couldn't click on and the popdown arrow "V" ...
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chat.exchange.com reputation bug

My chat.se user profile suddenly (last known normal ~7 hours ago) has 0 rep and so, of course, I can't talk in rpg.chat. I can still talk in a side chatroom I've had going. I've been hit by what ...
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What's up with my hat?

HELP, I CAN'T SEE! The fancy RPG border around our gravatars is great, but its making it hard to wear a hat. I love hats, please let me wear it on the center of my head!
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Cannot log in to Data Explorer

When trying to access the Data Explorer with my openid profile (the same one I use for all SE sites) I get a ASP.NET error page: ...
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The chat help-text for guests is unreadable

I hopped on chat for the Town Hall and saw this at the bottom of the window: The logo doesn't look great, but the real problem is that the help text is completely unreadable. Highlighting it gives: ...
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Use non-breaking spaces in sidebar banner links

There’s a dialog sidebar with links to the About page, FAQ and meta. Unfortunately, the “FAQ” link is broken in half, resulting in an (1) unaesthetic and (2) slightly confusing visual. This could be ...
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Badge spacing in top bar is misleading

I just glanced at my badges and was very confused why I only had two silvers... It took me a few seconds to realize that the spacing was off. Compare to meta: I don't know if the difference is truly ...
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Accepted answers in answer tab are hard to distinguish

On the answers tab of a user's profile, the green vote-count of an accepted answer is hard to distinguish from the grey vote-count of the others. In the user's summary, accepted answers (and questions ...
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Big X in Usernames?

In the font used for usernames, the X is oddly distinctly larger than the other letters (see: my username on answers here and on the main site). Not just a little, like it seems like a half-capital ...
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CSS bug: Review page inconsistant

I'm pretty sure the 2 shouldn't be there.
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Were Accounts Purged?

I participated early on in the beta, but found that when I logged in after the official launch I didn't have any reputation or history. Are/were accounts inactive for a period of time purged?
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Welcome banner not seen

I am not seeing the welcome banner as show on the design for RPG.se . Is it my browser (Chrome) or something that is not yet done?