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Questions tagged [status-bydesign]

Indicates that the reported behavior is intentional and not subject to change

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Cannot flag answer as low quality

So I was on my mobile, and when I try to flag an answer low quality isn’t there. It was there before but now it isn’t: Is this intentional behaviour? Am I missing something? Or is this a bug?
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Missing links/words for sharing options

Know someone who can answer? Share a link to this question via email, , , or . That is what it says under posts. Is this a bug or something, and if so, can it please be fixed?
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Protected questions not considering +100 bonus rep for linking profile

I have over 22k rep on various SE sites (mainly EE.SE) and received the 100 rep bonus when I came here for the first time and signed in. However, I was prevented from answering a protected question ...
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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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Please add textbox for Off-Topic flagging

I just wanted to flag https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/126842/wi-fi-network-created-but-not-shown-on-other-devices as being off-topic for not running on Apple hardware. But there's no option ...
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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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Secret hats are so secret those who earn them don't know why!

So some hats are designated as "secret hats." Some of them are pretty guessable as to how you got them (if you happen to do so), but others are quite a mystery. Is there a way for people who are ...
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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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Plural guard registering false positives on this site

It seems to be an ongoing pattern that Apple regularly upgrades product designations by adding the letter "S" to the end of a product name. Thus, the iPhone 3G was succeeded by the iPhone 3GS; the ...
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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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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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This site doesn't support LaTex?

It seems this site doesn't support LaTex Then how to type math symbol here? I tried to type $\wedge \vee \neg$,and still nothing happened.
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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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faq#ask should not include points that belong under faq#dontask

I clicked What shouldn't I ask here? and was puzzled by no mention of jailbreaking, NDA and so on. Later I realised that a separate section – What can I ask here? – includes a list of things that ...
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How to report spam-user

I've noticed a user who has every quality of being a Spam-bot. I know you can flag questions, but can you flag users as well? The user in this case, edward, keeps spamming and filling up the ...
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Why does my question have the Create a Bounty link even though I accepted an answer?

I asked a question and accepted an answer the same day. Why does the question show the start a bounty link?
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How can I get more detailed statistics on site usage?

I am doing an academic research regarding professional communities and I want to validate the outcomes of using motivational factors and one of them is the usage of contests like the iPad contest. ...
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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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Strange layout on the main page with the iPad competition (I think)

On the main page there appears to be some "additional content" and it looks as though it is related to an iPad. However, I can't tell for sure because it looks like this: At first, I put it down to ...
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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.
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Why can't I suggest edits here on Meta?

I've been trying to edit a post here on Meta Ask Different, but the link is just not there. How can I edit a post then? Why can't I do it? It works fine on the main site.
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Inconvenient comment signature line break

Due to the length of my name, it's often wrapped in comments. This is entirely understandable. However, it often gets wrapped like this: ...[end of comment] - Timothy Mueller-Harder which looks ...
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Could the voted/unvoted button artwork be further differentiated on meta.apple?

The selected and unselected states of the vote-up and vote-down buttons here on Ask Different Meta aren't distinct enough for me to understand the difference. I'm including a screenshot that I just ...
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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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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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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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Can we have StackOverflow added as a site we can migrate questions to

On the close question dialog we can only close as off topic to meta.askdifferent can we please have some other options - The main missing one is stackoverflow. I have asked this before but was told ...
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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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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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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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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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Issue with reputation

At least for me it says I have the same reputation on both the main Apple.SE site and meta.