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Question activity filters: feature or bug?

I've noted an interesting difference between the two filters on the main page. The main set of filters on the same level as the Genealogy and Family History header are: Questions Tags Users Badges ...
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Bug report: sticky indicators on top status bar

I'm using Firefox 31.0, which is up-to-date as of the writing of this question, on Windows 8.1, logging into SE by means of a Google Account. This weekend the red box with the number of unread inbox ...
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problems logging into main site and to chat

For the past three hours or so, I have been unable to log in to G&FH.SE and to the Weekly Genealogy Chat. Now that I've finally been able to log in to G&FH.SE itself, I wanted to document as ...
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Is there something wrong with this sites statistics?

Is there something wrong with this sites statistics? This is a question I asked yesterday, it states it has been viewed 3 times, yet there are 6 votes. If you see different maybe there is something ...
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Bug Report: There's no Undo feature in my Comment fields

When asking a question, or providing an answer, there's an "Undo" option, also accessible by Ctrl+Z. However, when writing a comment no such option or keystroke is provided. I can accept that many ...
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Bug report: FAQ not editable by moderator

When I try to edit the first section of the FAQ (by clicking on the moderator's "edit" button) nothing happens. Firefox 18.0.1 or IE10. I can edit the about page.
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Why do some tag descriptions not show the first few words?

While editing tags I noticed that some don't show the beginning of the excerpt when viewed on the tags page. For example "banns" is missing the first five words when shown on the tags listings (...
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Multiple Users with Same Name

Whilst reading the thread about Nominations for Moderators, I looked at the List of Users I was surprised that (as well as me) there is another user Andrew. I appreciate that the name isn't unique ...
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Precognitive Badge on Meta?

According to the Badge List one can be awarded the Precognitive badge here on Meta, as well as on the Main site. Given that no-one has been awarded it (whereas all eligible recipients will have it on ...
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First section link in the FAQ is broken [closed]

The "What kind of questions can I ask here?" link in the right navbar on the main FAQ page is broken for me. Its causing a JavaScript error when clicked.