Questions tagged [status-bydesign]

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Nine-month old question asked today

This question says "asked 23 hours ago" but has answers from April 2014. I'm guessing this is a bug?
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Should 'Research Assistant' badge description be updated?

The current badge description is misleading. It currently reads: RESEARCH ASSISTANT Edited 50 tag wikis. I had thought it strange that only two users had achieved this silver badge, but thought that ...
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Historical election records are incomplete

Two users who were candidates in the first moderator election have since left the site and deleted their accounts. This seems to have caused some issues with the page documenting that election: The ...
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How did my question get answered with zero views?

How did my question get answered with zero views (see screenshot)?
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Bug: votes not being recorded?

I noticed that some of my votes on the answers to this question were no longer shown as highlighted. Furthermore, I got a message (as I was voting) reminding me to vote on questions as well. This was ...
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wrong vote score in sidebar

Looking at the sidebar in this meta question, the post Stepping down as Moderator is listed twice - once in the "linked" section, and once in the "related section". However, the scores displayed on ...
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Tweak language of 'move this discussion to chat' link

When there are a large number of comments on a post, you are prompted with this if you go to add another comment: Please avoid extended discussions in comments. Would you like to automatically move ...
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RSS “recent questions” feed includes not-recent questions

Over the last few days, the primary "recent questions" RSS feed (possibly also other ones) has included questions that are in no way recent. For example, this question was last edited Jul 14 at 11:58 ...
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Why is it telling me that I can't suggest an edit on Meta when I have over 4k rep?

In the above screenshot, It's telling me that I can't suggest an edit on meta - but I have had over 2k for ~8 months. So why can't I edit this question? Is it because it was merged?
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Old review tool contradicts itself regarding the number of “first questions”

The Phantom Menace:
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Why do I only have 76 rep?

I have thousands of rep elsewhere, so I ought to get the standard 101 rep of an established SE user. Instead, I only have the 75 from a question I asked, plus 1 by default. Is this a bug?
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Is it a bug that when @'ing another user that callout is deleted from a comment?

When attempting to @ another user, the @ callout disappeared after I'd submitted. Is this a bug? I also refreshed the page to be sure the comment I was trying to reply to hadn't been deleted. ...
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Link to meta sometimes doesn't appear on user page

This is the screenshot of my user page: Which obviously doesn't contain the link to its meta site whereas the meta site contains the link to the main site. This is the third time I am typing this ...
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How could a user with 1 rep earn the gold Socratic badge?

How could a user with 1 rep earn the gold Socratic badge? (Scroll down) Surely this is some kind of weird error?
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Daily maximum rep exceeded

I thought that the daily maximum reputation was 200, right? But today I got 205. How is that possible?
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Why do I have more flags available?

When I was going to flag a question, this is what came up. Pay attention to the flag count at the bottom-right. I thought that users received only 10 flags per day. Has this policy been changed (...
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Why do you have to mouse-over to see content in a quote?

I am having a problem that I need to mouse-over a quote to see it. Is this a bug or intentional? See in this link, I need to mouse-over "Royal Canadian Bandit" quotes to see them. Why does Poe ...
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(Is it just me, or…) Clicking “Tools” on the menu bar takes me to the “Migrated” questions page

I was reviewing posts today and when I went to look at the Tools page, it took me to the Migrated questions page instead. Is anybody else being redirected?
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Are top links broken for everyone

When I get here from SO by folliwing a new comment link, and sometimes from the all sites list - The set of links at the top that should show My Name | review | chat | meta | about | faq have been ...
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Question feeds into chat

See this example. A few days ago the formatting for the question feeds into chat were broken. They were posting, but the layout was missing the avatar, vote count, etc. just like that linked example ...
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The side box/blurb to the right of the screen irritating while editing

Are these two boxes meant to move with the scrolling motion? If I scroll down to the bottom of the page to check out other stackexchange pages I can check out, this beige box follows me around, ...
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1 point for upvote on answer? [duplicate]

I just got an upvote on an answer. In my reputation tab and in my total rep, it says I got 1 point for it. How is that possible? Is it a bug? It might be interesting that I did downvote an answer ...
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Why do tag badges show up as “Unearned”?

For those who haven't stumbled on it yet, one of the recent changes SE team made was to add an "unearned" filter to the Badges tab. https://scifi.stackexchange.com/help/badges?tab=general&filter=...