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Incorrect formatting appearance - fixable?

My first post on Meta & I didn't find anything similar by searching... I see this a lot, on various question/answers - the last line of a code section hidden behind the scroll-bar... If I check ...
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Stop the height handle from making the view jump to the cursor

There is a little yet annoying bug in the site. I am writing a (big) answer. In the text area, I have the view at the top. The cursor is at the end. With the handle, I make the text area taller. ...
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Typing question/answer via iPhone very slow

I've just typed an answer on AD and it's way slower than typing a question or answer on this meta for example. I am using Mobile Safari browser and not enabling the mobile theme - so it's basically ...
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Moderator meta tags don't show red in chat

Using [meta-tag:status-completed] or any other mod tag shows it red: status-completed However, in chat, this isn't the case:
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Missing elected year on moderators' users page in meta

On the main site's /users?tab=moderators it shows the year that the user was elected as a moderator under their reputation. However, on meta's /users?tab=moderators the year of election is missing.
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Vox Populi not awarded

I've casted 40 votes on last saturday, and I didn't receive Vox Populi. How is this possible? I've received the warning I couldn't cast any vote for the next 10 hours that saturday.
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Number I've participated in Tags hard to read

This is on both Meta and AskDifferent Maybe Mr. CSS can search for the same color being used at multiple places if it occurs more than once :) EDIT: This class is missing as it is available here ...
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Review "I'm Done" resulted in "No action needed"

I just did a review and clicked I'm done. The action displays as No Action Needed. This is weird, as I put a comment below the review. What is wrong?
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Bounty count error

How does the maths are done ? See the error bellow : 3 active bounties for 250 rep, counter on the right is a 4 bounties and 350 rep...
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Edit other person comment (not working though)

Check out the image below, this assumes I can edit someone's comment. However, clicking it does nothing. What does that button do there? In this specific picture it's next to Buscar's name and the 15 ...
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Favourite Tags don't animate

The tags on the Favourite Tags list don't animate in the same way that normal tags do: For comparison — normal tags:
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CSS bug AskDifferent: add comment [duplicate]

This CSS piece is messing up and causing a weird behaviour when you get close with your mouse to the "Add Comment" Button. This applies to both, Meta and AskDifferent. a.comments-link:hover { ...
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Please remove the "temperance" chat room from this site's admin page

The admin page at https://apple.stackexchange.com/admin/dashboard will occasionally list the Temperance chat room which apparently is for religious moderation. Please remove that as it doesn't ...
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What's happened to magic links?

The comment shortcuts (magic links) don't seem to be working… Current comments New comments What's happened?
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Answer being auto-edited before being posted?

Not really much to say, other than here's a GIF to explain: Whilst in this example I'm editing an existing post, this happens for new posts too. If I omit the , in the text, it removes the entire ...
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Email answer question is out of place

The alignment here is not very nice. It would be good to have a bit more space between the Answer button and the i too. Chrome, Mac OS Safari 7.0.3 repro
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The accepted answer of the Ask Different example question is wrong!

The about page for Ask Different uses this question: The problem is, the answer, as of a few months ago is YES. Apple released iBooks support in the newest version of OS X: Mavericks. There is an ...
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Wrong “correction” of the title

Please have a look here : How to have Safari open links with the evil target attribute open in the same tab? These curly quotes in the title of my question are totally wrong ! This sort of “...
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My suggested edit review didn't count as a review for me

I was going through the Suggested Edits review queue, and this suggested edit came up. I pressed Improve, edited the post and submitted it. However, the suggested edit was only approved by Community♦…...
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Bug in <img> tag for specifying height to reduce retina images

We have a lot of images that due to retina display densities, appear huge when uploaded using the stock controls. When I go in and add a height control before the src, the html isn't rendered on the ...
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CSS Bug 'on hover' for comment button

If I slowly mouseover the comments button on AD (I have tried with with 2 other SE sites that I cannot replicate this on) I get a rapid flickering between the hover and non hover state when I near the ...
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Getting an 'Aw Snap' on Chrome on the apple.stackexchange home page

AskDifferent Home Page breaks on Mac possible because of /questions/100422/why-does-crash-macs. Vulnerability identified at http://arstechnica.com/apple/2013/08/rendering-bug-crashes-os-x-and-ios-...
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Bug on linking to a specific answer within a question: Firefox → AskDifferent

This question is related to: How do I link to a specific answer?. Within the set of answers (to a specific question) I may represent like this: Question 59917 Answer 59918 Answer 87982 I want ...
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Code formated with spaces not working after list Items

Just wondering if this is a bug or as intended: Code before List item <- 4 Spaces for code (working) <- 8 Spaces for code (working) Code After List Item <- List Item <- 4 Spaces ...
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Show "Linked section" on the right side above "Related"

Stackoverflow, Stackoverflow meta and other StackExchange sites have "Linked section" on the right side above "Related". However it seems not visible on apple.stackexchange.com. E.g. How to convert ...
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About page (site tour) still refers to FAQ and not the Help Center

The text in at the bottom of the about page still points people to the FAQ and not the very nicely assembled Help Center. I'd put "Help Center" on the button, but something without FAQ would also be ...
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Design flaw in the number/items per page selector

I've noticed Ask Different's CSS is much less legible than other Stack Exchange sites: Pretty selector: Not pretty selector: (produced by hovering over a choice) Could we change it so that the ...
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How to paste images into the site?

The Image button on this site gives the dialogue below, which mentions the ability to paste in an image. However, I can't get this to work in Safari (6.0.4) on OS X (10.8.3). I can drag a file in, ...
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When `code` is included in a link, it is not highlighted in blue

While typing the title I was directed to this question from 2011 (it was even edited by Jeff Atwood!), but there are no answers or comments, and the issue still exists: When making an inline link ...
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Can't post comment even if it's 15 character long

I tried posting a comment @Greg Cain: Great!!!!! which is about 22 character long, while trying posting it says Comments must be at least 15 characters in length. See the picture: Please ...
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Flair not working correctly

See my profile. and the flair of my account Why it appears like this? It shows the profile picture of another beta account. I have changed the profile picture again to solve this, but same result.
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Why can't I make line breaks in my questions/answers?

When I'm writing something, I naturally use a lot of line breaks. Unfortunately, when I press return once to make a linebreak, it just adds a space. I have to press return again for a break to appear, ...
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Moderator tools from the review pane are broken in Safari and Chrome

I have asked on the main meta for a fix, but not all sites have this bug. I'll open this bug report here since I care more about a fix here than a general site wide fix of something that I only see ...
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Email responses prompt crowds Answer button

The Add Another Answer/Answer your Question button is floated to the left, causing the prompt to receive email notifications appear somewhat awkwardly to the right: I'm not positive it doesn't end up ...
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Tag selector causes scrolling within the page

The tag selector on this site and its Meta causes the content container to scroll in Chrome/Firefox, which isn't desired:
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Can the design of the "inform moderator" flag count be updated to a higher contrast design for readability?

I'm seeing this on the report to moderator box: Can the design of the "inform moderator" flag count be updated to a higher contrast design for readability? The black text on a dark red background is ...
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Is there a way for activating live-updaintg?

I'm not sure this is the right place for asking this question. So please forgive me if it isn't. Till yesterday I was used to have live-updating working with Ask Different. Since today it doesn't ...
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Shadow missing under the info box of the edit queue

The yellow box informing the users that their edits will be placed in a peer reviewed queue is missing the shadow under the bottom-right corner.
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Odd box framing on review page

Browsing the review page, I noticed a minor framing bug. On the right side of the Review| header, appears a small scroll bar holder (see image below), as if that div’s height is bigger than its ...
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Score box and question box are misaligned on the flags page

The score box and the question title box have different heights on the flags page (see image below). Also, if the score is negative, the text wraps inside its box. OS: 10.6.8 Browser: Safari 5.1.7 ...
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Moderator Tools > Flags has spelling errors

In the headings of the help text on the right-hand side of the Moderator Tools > Flags page, the two instances of the word "I" should be capitalized. I recognize that these headings have a lowercase-...
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Issues with rendering on chrome

Please take a look on the screenshots. Logo and vote down are not properly aligned. I tried clearing my chache and still its there. I am using mountain lion, Chrome Version 21.0.1180.79 Landing Page:...
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Warning pop-up is difficult to read

The colors should be changed. I can't see what is written. That yellow and white color make it impossible to read. It can be read but you need to select the text with your cursor.
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Problem in updating profile

I am trying to change my name of my profile but getting Oops! There was a problem updating your profile:unusual error updating your profile -- please try again!
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Page not found page not mobile friendly

Earlier I had deleted a question that I asked which had generated no activity. I did this while browsing the mobile site. When I clicked 'delete' I got a popup to confirm and was then redirected to a '...
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Possible bug in the contest share count [closed]

Here’s a screenshot from Adam Eberbach’s profile (not that it matters who it’s from — this is just so you can reproduce the issue): Note that it says “19/20 shares”, even though level 3 is 100% ...
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Am I at Level 2 or not? [closed]

My progress bar shows that I've hit level 2. I've received a notice on the site. However, the number of shares and questions/answers with 2 up votes has gone down. I can understand the Q&A getting ...
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Tag bug involving auto-chopping of excess words in wiki excerpts

The Tags page, when showing excerpts, automatically removes some key words from the beginning of excerpts (e.g. "Terminal is" from terminal). This mostly works fine, except for two things: ...
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Why were a whole bunch of users just awarded the Vox Populi badge on meta? [closed]

I've only cast three votes on meta this week, and yet I was just awarded the Vox Populi badge. I see there was a spate of awarding this particular badge, but I haven't noticed a spate of meta voting.
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Reputation in meta

On the main site, I can click my reputation at the top of the screen, next to my name, and it will take me to the appropriate page of my profile. On meta, however, it does not.