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Privileges screen is just off enough to be annoying

Clearly the container is messed up. Can we fix it? Or is this some that should be taken up to the big boys in meta SO?
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Why reducing rep for downvoting item one had previously upvoted?

I upvoted an answer to a question, and after a few seconds realized I had upvoted the wrong answer, so I hit the downvote button to put it back the way it was. After moving on to another question I ...
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Missing web page decorations for ELU

Starting yesterday afternoon (14 Aug), the ELU pages I've looked at have had some elements missing from the display. Comparing following pictures, one sees that at least the following items are ...
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Close counter gone

The question How is "per se" used? had a close vote: "Other - asker does not know what per se means"; I added my vote to it. Asker changed the question, but the vote counter is gone. I ...
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“You've gained the privilege” notification without actually gaining the privilege - bug?

I currently have 6 rep, and just got notifications for ELU saying, "Congrats, you've gained the privilege - ..." for things like remove new user restrictions (requires 10), vote up (15), and talk in ...
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Update needed on page “Cast Close And Reopen Votes”

The screenshot and associated text at "Cast Close And Reopen Votes (https://english.stackexchange.com/help/privileges/close-questions) looks to be out of date. It should reflect the new closevote ...
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flag queue: “very low quality” disposal choice: possible bug

Two answers appeared in my flag queue today (https://english.stackexchange.com/tools/flagged). Both answers were marked "Low answer quality score". I found it strange that one offered me the "very low ...
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Barrie England's author page 404s

On the blog, each author has a page that lists all their posts. So if you look at an individual post the name of the author links to that page. However following the above link results in a 404. ...
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What happens when questions are migrated twice?

A question I answered was closed and presumably automagically migrated to Writers. I lost some rep because the question was no longer on ELU. It's since been migrated back because it is actually ...
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Layout in captcha window slightly broken

The Captcha's layout seems slightly off: Latest stable Chrome on Mac OS X here.
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Related questions overflow

The text can flow out of the bottom of the related sidebar when the titles are too long.
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New intro section inadvertently hides words

A new section has been added to the front page for new users. However it hides the word required behind a button. You can see this section if you log out and visit the front page. For comparison, ...
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On ELU and Meta.ELU, filter buttons not aligned in user page

I am using Google Chrome version 25.0.1364, on Windows 7. For me, in the "Users" section of both EL&U and the Meta site, the last filter button of each set is aligned a bit too high. For example, ...
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Why do I miss my own votes after any down vote to a question?

I have found it that after any downvote by me from first day of getting this privilege I miss my votes immediately. It happened first time in EL&U then in the other forums. I found it doesn't ...
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Broken link “ask” on FAQ page

Broken link on FAQ page: https://english.stackexchange.com/ask is 404: Of course, if your question isn't adequately answered by these resources, feel free to ask here on English Language and Usage ...
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Why is my question broken? [closed]

It appears my question is broken, at least for me in IE9. All other questions appear fine. I've tried refreshing the page and restrating my browser, but no luck. Is this happening to anyone else?
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Blank 'home' screen on main site page

https://english.stackexchange.com/questions I've selected the 'newest' tab and was able to access and answer a question just now, but the general screen with all questions has suddenly gone blank. I'...
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Regarding flagging

I've recently flagged a question and it was marked as helpful. But it shows otherwise in my flagging history. I don't think I've ever flagged a comment and I don't remember being declined.. (I've ...
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Misaligned box edge in privilege description pages

I went to look at the privilege descriptions as a result of a different question (e.g. https://english.stackexchange.com/privileges/edit ) and the "Reputation Required" box has its right boundary ...
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Losing reputation for a question that I have not answered

I just noticed that there's an entry on my user page that says I lost 1 reputation for the question about the difference between rigor and rigorousness. I don't have a problem with being downvoted, ...
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May I know url for sister site of ELU for English Language Learners?

I got a suggestion for my question saying that "This question might be a better fit for our sister site for English Language Learners". May I know url for English Language learners
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The border is drawn over the text

In the CAPTCHA page, the right border for the box shown on the right side is drawn over the text, not in the correct position.
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service user name confusion

I keep getting the little king and it's our fault message when posting on one (english) but not the other stack sites using the ostensibly same name. When moving from a permitted site, I find that my ...
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The FAQ link on main no longer fits in Chrome [closed]

Starting today, this is what I see: This only happens in Chrome (22.0.1229.79 m) and only on the main site. Meta looks fine. Other SE sites look fine. Not reproducible in Opera, FF, IE, or Safari....
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Different users' edits are amalgamated

Revision 3 of https://english.stackexchange.com/posts/83629/revisions is attributed to me. I edited the question to remove the code formatting and present the quote correctly, and did only that. A ...
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Active view is no longer sorting correctly [closed]

The active view on the main site is no longer sorting correctly. Nor is the meta:
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The acceptance checkmark is not visible

Even though, I have reinstalled the windows and all the browsers the acceptance checkmark is still invisible.
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Mobile paginated search results broken

On the mobile site, Safari on iPhone https://english.stackexchange.com/search?q=test Clicking on the page 2 button or next button takes me to https://english.stackexchange.com/search?page=2&...
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Captcha page description box bug; border broken

The /captcha page's Are you human box's right border is acting funky: That weird line after Human is supposed to be the right border with the Fleur-de-lis. I get the issue in the three main browsers;...
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After 2 un-up-votes, rep shows +5 too high in one place (originally ->(Notification of privileges to up vote and flag, but reputation too low!))

Updated Bug/Question: See these two images: e.se/rep...-> and view of 'accounts' on my profile page -- @ meta.e.se only --: --> Edit:I guess I better add this image too, so you guys aren't ...
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Inconsistent reputation scores for an individual

The reputation scores for Lauren (as seen in part below) seem inconsistent. For example, "1 ANSWER" and "1 QUESTION" appear at left, but at right answers to at least four questions are denoted other ...
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URL with parentheses not correctly parsed

The parenthesis that ends the url of this comment seems not to be considered as part of the link. The same bug bug was reported on Meta StackOverflow and apparently corrected.
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1answer
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The number showing the number of suggested edits still pending is not visible

The number that is showing the pending edits to review is visible on top of the page, but it is not visible in the review page. Looking closely, the number is shown, but the color is too similar to ...
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Why can duplicates be marked as duplicates?

Should I use whose or which's? has been closed as a duplicate of several other closed duplicates (Usage of “whose” not referring to a person, Possessive "that's", Possessive connecting word for ...
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Minor CSS issue in the vote-to-close window

If I click the "close (x)" link on a question that I have previously voted to close, I am present with a window similar to what is seen when I first clicked the link. The biggest difference is that ...
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How can I be signed in on meta, when main doesn't know who I am?

Once again I appear to be persona non notata in main, since the login tells me there's nobody with my email address, but here I am on meta, complaining about it, with my name at the top of the page. ...
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Edit restriction for too-few characters improperly applied

You are allowed to edit even a single character in the title of a question. I recently did this (without edit privileges) for a question that had a confusing (yet obvious after reading the question) ...
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The “privileges” page doesn't render well in Safari

The page that displays which privileges the logged-in user has and how close they are to achieving the rest appears to ahve a display error: That's Safari 5.1.4 on Mac OS 10.7.3. See the badly-...
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Long question titles cut off on badge page

On the "recently awarded" page for badges, questions with long titles are cut off, like so:
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Bug squash request

In the Users page (either the quarter view or year view), when I hover over Barrie England's rep, the popup shows the amount twice (along with the total rep): In the week, month, or all views, or for ...
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Bad link in question to OP's profile

On this question by Eamonn, using the link by the question itself to view his profile shows a blank "about me" box on the right-hand side. Eamonn notes this himself in an "answer" he posted - and ...
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The “there are suggested edits|flagged posts” indicator refuses to go away

If you have the reputation to review suggested edits, you know that the number of edits is often (read: usually) incorrect. Well, now it's not only incorrect, it also refuses to go away. I've clicked ...
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The layout in my profile page is broken

On my profile page for this site, the profile details on the top right, are shifted down - it looks like the HTML is broken somewhere. This doesn't happen on any other SE site. It is not a problem as ...
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I somehow lost about 200 reputation and it's not logged anywhere!

I remember yesterday my reputation on the main English.SE site was around 10,540, I'm definitely sure about it. Today my reputation is only 10,292. How could that have happened? It's not logged in ...
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An error on the chat system [closed]

While chatting in the Incomprehensible room, I encountered this strange error. The other chatters claim that they do not see the small white circle and its shadow. Is it a bug? Edit: I found it ...
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Can this error in a vote-to-reopen screen be fixed?

When one votes to reopen a question one has already voted to reopen, the message "You have already (or previously) voted to reopen this question" appears: Note that "(or previously)" is unnecessarily ...
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Bug in rep recalc?

My rep tally for Saturday shows: 2 53907 (10) 2 53907 (10) 2 53958 (10) 2 53958 (10) 2 53958 (10) 2 53958 (10) 2 53958 (10) 2 53958 (10) 2 9537 (10) 2 ...
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1answer
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Multi-line populist badge

The badge image (as shown above) takes up multiple lines here. The badge icon is on one line while the badge name is on a separate line.
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Can this minor style error be fixed?

One user is slightly lower than the others. Can we get a fix for this? The page is https://english.stackexchange.com/about.
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Can't close the “share a link to this question” popup on review page

While reviewing posts today on the review page, I upvoted a question and got the "share a link" dialog. It would not go away. Clicking "close" did nothing, and reviewing other posts did nothing. ...