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Reputation breakdown fails to show when (e.g.) +50 and -50 =0

On this page where your reputation is graphed which is the page you hit just clicking your score in the header, if you lose some reputation (say a 100 bounty) and then gain the same amount of ...
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Misleading hover text in Favourite Button

Hover over the favourite button, and you see the following text (Spelling mistakes amended ;) ) "This is a favourite question (click again to undo)" This implies that you have made the question a ...
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Inconsistent Notification

If you try to upvote a question or answer twice, you get the nice yellow box that give an indication of the problem "You already voted on this question ....etc", and an obvious "Click in this box to ...
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Privileges page refers to wrong site name [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please change name of site from “Apple” to “Ask Different” The Privileges page twice refers to this site as "Apple" as opposed to "Ask Different"; ...
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Bug does not count upvotes

I noticed that all upvotes (in total four) between 10:28pm and 11:48pm where not counted for my account. one question: all upvotes are ignored second question: one upvote is ignored
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The background doesn't change when a question is deleted

I deleted my own question, https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/34705/problems-when-connecting-to-wifi-with-the-ipod (the link is for 10k users), because I discovered that the problem is the ...
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Clicked tab is backwards

You have got the ‘clicked tab’ metaphor in reverse: To me, it looks like all the other tabs are clicked. Or maybe it’s the Apple® way.
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Multiple Tag Wiki Edit Screen Style Bugs

It seems that some old and new style bugs have cropped up with the various style changes that have occurred over the course of 2011. Which is, well, all of them? :) Let's take a look at the tag wiki ...
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Is the copy editor badge not working?

According to the description of the copy editor badge, the requirement is for you to edit 500 posts. I have done that and I don't see the badge. If you look on the users page, you'll notice that both ...
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Search box text colour

Just noticed that the colour of the text displayed on the search results page does not show the search query very clearly until the search box is re-selected. Blank search box waiting for a query: ...
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Profile Menubar Tab Opens Automatically

When viewing the Ask Different blog when logged in, the Dashboard/Navigation bar is visible. On page load, the profile tab (the tab with your name on it) opens until you move your mouse. It's a bit ...
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I successfully suggested an edit to a tag wiki. Why no [tag editor] bronze badge?

Several days ago, I successfully suggested an edit to a tag wiki, yet for some reason I haven't earned the bronze tag editor badge. Does anyone know why not?
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Visual bug when viewing your own questions

I just asked a question and noticed what I think is a bug. When you view a question that you have asked, you see the "Know someone who can answer..." message at the bottom, as well as the "Would you ...
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<pre> elements on blog don't scroll for overflow-x

On Ask Different, content in a <pre> element that is wider than the box will cause the box to scroll (CSS overflow-x: scroll;). On the Ask Different Blog, that doesn't happen. The too-wide ...
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Two edit links on the blog's post-meta line in single-post view

While obviously these links are only available to those with sufficient privileges on the blog; I suspect the first Edit is a stray, because the trailing " | Edit" looks much better. Especially ...
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Some links on meta fade away on mouseover

Links in the "X people chatting" box and related questions section fade away to an obscure color on mouseover, as if they don't want to be clicked. Perhaps a leftover from the old 2-tone background ...
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Formatting bug for "Would you like to have …"

The bug in this question: Visual Bug in “Not the answer you're looking for […]” text. … is there again, but slightly different: Chrome 15 on OS X, reproduced on Firefox as well.
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reputation in Meta and Main sites out of sync?

I can see that my reputation in Apple stack exchange site and meta sites are out of sync right now. Is there a known problem or is this the expected behavior ?
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Flagging layout for mobile (iPhone 4) is challenging to use

I tried flagging a few posts using the iPhone 4 / Mobile interface, and the layout far exceeds the screen size. The initial box for flagging and closing looks good and survives a portrait to ...
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Bug with expanding search bar

After performing a search in the search bar the search terms remain in the bar. If you click in the bar to change the search terms, the first character you type is inserted where you clicked but the ...
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the number of inform moderator flags remaining can not be read

The black number partly within, partly without a dark red circle is illegible to me.
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Why is the link to Ask Different Chat sometimes missing from Ask Different meta?

In an answer to Apple Chat Room: The link to Ask Different Chat is sometimes missing from the right hand column of Ask Different meta. In the meta page to the left of that screenshot: no link. ...
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Is the CSS different between Main and Meta?

When I switch between Main and Meta within the same browser, the layout changes slightly, most noticable when viewing my reputation scores, where the icons move over further to the right on the main ...
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Why is the "new" label so hard to read?

I suspect some CSS rule is being incorrectly applied to the "new" feature notifier. I'm talking about the "new" block that appears when a new navigation or other site element is added. It showed up ...
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Layout bug in user profile for answers with a negative score (Chrome)

In Google Chrome (stable) I noticed the following bug in a user profile with a negative answer score: The bug does not occur in Firefox.
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Why can't I embed images at exactly 10 reputation?

I have an image that makes Why do I see two sizes for storage space available? immediately clear, but I cannot embed it inline. I'm given the error message "We're sorry, but as a spam prevention ...
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Is chat gone from the title bar permanently?

I was looking for a private room on Ask Different chat - and saw the link I usually follow at the top gone. It's still in the link roll at the bottom, but I kind of liked it at the top. Is this a ...
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Light blue border around bottom, left, and right of Gravatar on user page

On the user pages there's now a light blue border around the bottom, left, and right of the Gravatar: I suspect that the border area around the image has grown and caused this - I don't remember the ...
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Code-formatted links aren't highlighted blue

Links wrapped around `code` snippets aren't highlighted as links, so they're hard to notice. This should probably behave more like SU and SO, where they're still highlighted blue even though they're ...
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What's up with the red on green bubbles?

I'm not colorblind, but these bubbles from the reputation summary / recent changes page are really pushing the envelope into "fugly". Could someone here have a word with the designers and see if they ...
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Do questions retain votes when migrated?

I just saw this question pop up with -6 votes. How does iPhone's facetime work even when the phone function is off? Did it get all those votes before or after it migrated here? If before, wouldn'...
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In the flag-weight page, the vote block is not rendered correctly when the question/answer has been down voted

A flagged question/answer that has been down voted is shown as in the following screenshot. The minus sign is in the middle of the grey block, and the number is partially shown outside that grey block;...
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Some questions' titles not shown (Safari only)

Sometimes I see a question that, when seen from the homepage, appears to have no title. You can still click its box and go to the question's page, where the title is visible. In the below screencap, ...
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Visual bug on tabs with bounty questions

When looking at the front page, the Featured tab looks like this: When I browse to the Featured tab, it looks like this: Notice how there are artifacts outside of the red oval. I'm running Safari 5 ...
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The "user responses feed" link cover the pager

When I look at my responses page, the pager is covered by the "user responses feed" link. I notice this in Firefox 4, and Safari 5.1.
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Visual bugs on user panel with new Lion style

This old visual glitch seems to have returned: It's in the responses tab, I also see it on the activity and reputation tabs. (at least for my userid).
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Search box visual glitch

The corners of the search box (After the redesign) looks weird on Chrome 10/OS X:
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Weird background icons behind "Not the answer you're looking for?"

There's a weird arrow behind the "Not the answer you're looking for". After a few search, it might be related to this question.
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The 'expand this' arrow in the updated reputation view is missing

The other SE sites have a little arrow that points to the right, or down if you've expanded the reputation activity for that date, just to the left of the date. But the Apple.SE site is missing this ...
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Please change name of site from "Apple" to "Ask Different"

The new "mobile" template, among other things, replaces the site logo with the name of the site in text. However, the Stack Exchange engine still thinks that this site is called "Apple", which results ...
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Put a newline after the 'Answer Your Question' button.

Related: "Add Another Answer" button Bug This doesn't look like Apple! The 'Answer Your Question' button overlaps the 'Notify' label and checkbox. To use this feature (I really use it) I ...
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Tag synonyms page layout bug

The tag synonyms page seems like it has a layout bug. The text in the body is very close to the margin. See screenshot:
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"Add Another Answer" button Bug

When see this question I encounter below bug:
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Minor bug on review page

On Chrome 9.0.597.84 on Windows Vista (don't ask...) on the review page, the line separator (declared in .question-summary) is too long: The width parameter is not used. Probably because of the width:...
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Bug with <kbd> tags

The <kbd> tags overlap if you don't put an extra line between them. See below: command+c command+c
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Tag wiki text bug

I created a couple of tag wikis today but i noticed that if you create the tag wiki, the information in the hover-bubble doesn't display the description text if there are no followers of the tag. I ...
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Tag wiki color bug

The editing pages for tag wikis are not very legible, see screenshot below:
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Vote to close doesn't do anything. Chrome. Mac OS X

Steps to reproduce: Close -> Why should this… click "exact duplicate" -> Paste the URL of the "duplicated". If you click VOTE TO CLOSE right there, nothing happens. You have to press "enter" on the ...
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Visual bug on edited post title within reputation list

On my profile page in the reputation section the title text of a post I edited appears in a larger font. I thought this might be a bug since it looked a bit out of place. Screenshot below:
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Ask Different should have the correct favicon

Ask Different has a nice style, but the favicon is still the old sketchy-style. That should be replaced. It's OK on chat and meta.