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New CSS featured tags change text colour when visited [duplicate]

The CSS tags for featured tags, such as status-bydesign and featured, when actually rendered in the page (instead of in a post body like that), have different text colours depending on whether they're ...
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Minor spelling error in flagged question description, part II

Shouldn't it be "technical support for modded Minecraft" in the description below? (The title is a reference to this question.)
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Scrollbar for questions in profile [duplicate]

For some reason I currently get a scrollbar for the questions list on my profile. It doesn't do anything useful as the list is still paged as usual. This also only happens on my gaming.SE profile, not ...
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Partly covered personal info on User Profile

Go to your Arqade profile (Not Arqade meta) and click less info. Then click more info. This is the result. Notice the blank part? The blank part which covered my real name? Sometimes this bug does ...
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Make the meta mothership shoot its lasers too

The main site does it, why not the meta site? Related: Make the mothership shoot its lasers on hover
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Meta background flickers on some monitors [duplicate]

On my Dell S2309W (but not my Dell 2009W), the Arqade Meta background flickers. If I zoom in to 150% or more (I'm guessing that turns the 1-pixel rows into 2-pixel rows), the flicker is eliminated. ...
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Capitalized L replacing lowercase L for inline code tags?

This is driving me absolutely bananas so I have to ask about it at this point. I created a post that contains multiple inline code tags containing the letter L in it's lowercase form. However, these ...
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UI issue while viewing the bounties tab when there are no bounties to display

Previously, there was a question with an active bounty, so I visited the "Bountied" tab. I guess between the time I clicked on the link and visited the page, the bounty had expired and ...
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Minor spelling error in flagged question description

There is a minor grammatical mistake in the description that shows up in the review queues: It should read "This question doesn't meet an Arqade guideline."
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Text on Footer on Arqade Meta Difficult to Read [duplicate]

I noticed today that the footer across the Arqade Meta site is difficult to read the text on because of the gray lines. It's as if the lines are going through the text, almost like a strike-through. ...
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Unable to zoom in on the Screenshot of the Week widget [duplicate]

I was unable to open a larger resolution version of the current screenshot of the week in a regular way. Seeing that the current one is mostly text, I wanted to zoom in and read what is written. The ...
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Formatting sandbox

Feel free to do your tests here.
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Display bug with voting buttons

The voting buttons on the election page are cutting off the text, and not by a little. I am using Google Chrome 32.0.1700.102 m on Windows 7. (It's not happening in Firefox 26.0.)
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The election message in the community bulletin looks bad

...and you should feel bad. I appreciate that elections are super-cool and exciting and should be highlighted, but that shade of red is not very readable on that shade of grey. Other people have ...
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Can a spell check button be added to the Markdown editor?

Every time before posting a question or an answer, I copy my write-up to MS word. I use the spelling checking function that corrects spelling mistakes and also corrects grammar. Can such functionality ...
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How do I remove or avoid getting the ultralisk-huge StarCraft 2 'AnswerSwarm' promo banner in my profile page?

I don't play StarCraft 2 and have no interest in seeing the 'AnswerSwarm' achievement points. I would prefer to see my profile details immediately when I view my profile page, but the 'AnswerSwarm' ...
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Horizontal scroll on the revisions page when the post contains long code sections

The revisions page for Was the { Levels:n } beacon tag removed/altered in Minecraft Java 1.14?, seems to have a rendering bug when it comes to displaying code. Instead of constraining the code section ...
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Can we please stop using block quotes for formatting Minecraft commands?

Block quotes are not the proper formatting tool for Minecraft commands. Instead, for large commands or a group of commands, we should be using code blocks. Why? Because Minecraft commands are code-...
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Hovering over the community links changes the header height

These 3 links in the Stack Exchange dropdown: When you hover over the links, the height of the whole div.header changes from 28px to 29px, which is caused by this rule: Tested in Chrome 33 and IE 11 ...
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Is it okay to use code formatting when there's no clear and obvious alternative?

Spurred by this question, which uses code blocks to format a table in a more aesthetically pleasing way than any other formatting option available. There has been discussion in the past about using ...
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Make the 'Related' sidebar links prioritize questions matching *all* tags

Although SE in general considers tags to be equal, we have some tags (like achievements) that are usually only valid when paired with another tag for a particular game or series. However, the code for ...
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In some zoom levels there's a horizontal line above the top buttons [duplicate]

Using Chrome 17.0.963.56 on Windows 7 with 120 DPI. Appearance at 100% zoom: Appearance at 110% zoom: Going over all possible zoom levels, it looks okay on 25%, 50%, 100%, 150%, 200%, 250%, 300%, ...
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Hovering over 'Delete' on your own post prompts you to 'vote to delete'

When I hover over my own question's delete button it says vote to delete instead of just delete. I am not at the required privilege level to able to vote to delete posts on this site - and when ...
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Do we want to enable the photo widget for our site?

With the screenshot-of-the-week being popular for about 2 months now, the mod team was wondering if the community would like to enable the photo widget for our site to highlight these screenshots. ...
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The Screenshot widget should include the game tag or a direct link to the submission entry

Finding the game from the screenshot of the week in the side bar is unintuitive. Today I saw a screenshot, and was interested in it. Interested enough to go "what game is that?" However the ...
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Questions with ignored tags are a little too transparent

The questions tagged with ignored tags have opacity: 0.2 in the stylesheet. I think this is a little too transparent. Stack Overflow and Meta Stack Overflow (the only two I checked) use opacity: 0.5. ...
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Horizontal scrollbar on profile page questions list in Chrome [duplicate]

A minor UI glitch: The profile page of any user shows a scroll bar.
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Give us the new hotness <kbd> styles [duplicate]

The <kbd> elements were supposed to have been given a makeover by Jin to make them less hideous. Arqade still has the old style. Old and busted: New Hotness: Aside from the aesthetic issues, ...
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Site Login Buttons Flicker between hover and normal states

There's some strange behaviour happening on the login screen. When you hover over the very top edge of one of the login buttons, the button image flutters between the 'hover' and 'normal' states: ...
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Is the site re-design for the Mass Effect 3 promotion permanent?

The new site design looks fantastic, I think the giant animated robot was my favorite part. I understand that it was created for the Mass Effect 3 promotion - but is the majority of the site design ...
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Why does Gaming SE have an 8-bit theme?

Modern video gaming is some of the most (if not the most) visually appealing and graphically intensive activity you can do on a PC/Console. Yet, Gaming Stack Exchange sports a theme that's out of an 8-...
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Can better support be added for creating tables, for science?

When writing an answer like the one here, I felt the need to create tables to display summarized data. Since I believe we are a site that encourages users to provide detailed data whenever possible, ...
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Page layout on meta breaks when I click "share" on an answer

Something weird is happening on meta when I click on the "share" link on an answer. It only appears to affect answers and it only appears to happen on meta. As below: Then I click on "...
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Visited-links are too low-contrast [duplicate]

Visited links on the site are a dark blue that has very low contrast with the surrounding black text. This isn't a problem in post bodies since links are dotted-underlined (except in post preview, ...
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Please fix the box shadow on the badge hover-state!

Very annoying, but when you hover over a badge on Gaming.SE, the hover state adds an extra pixel on the bottom which creates a white line between the edge of the badge box and the box shadow below it. ...
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Header background drawing problem

Since a month now, the banner of both the main site and the Meta site have this strange effect (a dithering problem?): It is more apparent on the right side: I'm using Firefox 83.0. In Edge there is ...
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Is there a listing of the recent changes made only to Gaming?

I'm curious about recent changes made to Gaming after this question was asked. Is there (or can there be? I didn't find anything through search) a meta post with a listing of recent changes (code, ...
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No mothership animation on meta site? [duplicate]

Why is there no animation of the right-hand-side mothership on Meta?
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Background Bullying Me On My Meta Profile [duplicate]

Clearly the background on Meta has never heard of 'personal space'. Can someone deal with this jerk?
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z-level error with tags and message boxes

While reviewing a question, I decided to upvote it and noticed a white line on the blue warning box. The picture can explain better than I can. It seems to line up to the left part of the tag. I ...
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Header font inconsistency [duplicate]

#Headers# in suggested edits use font-family: 'PFTempestaSevenRegular', sans-serif; while on the main page they inherit font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;. Could they both ...
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Put the Meta back in Meta Arqade

I noticed that the Arqade Meta doesn't have "Meta" in its logo. Was this purposeful or accidental? Not a top priority, but I suggest that Arqade Meta has the Meta text in its logo.
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Visited hyperlinks are hard to distinguish against plain text

I don't know if it's just me, but I've noticed that if a Hyperlink is posted in a question, it's extremely difficult to differentiate it from normal text, considering the blue is so close to the black ...
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The form for flagging an answer obscures the answer being flagged

I've been noticing something about flagging answers that I forgot to put into a question until today ... when you flag an answer, the modal form that appears is covering the answer that was flagged. ...
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FAQ/Reputation info images are low quality

Various images from the FAQ and privilege info pages are either low quality, outdated, or simply incorrect. For example, this image is of especially low quality: Sure, it's not a huge problem, but it'...
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Can we have Dark Mode?

Stack Overflow just got new fancy Dark Mode https://stackoverflow.blog/2020/03/30/introducing-dark-mode-for-stack-overflow/?cb=1 Can we have the same here?
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Why has the quotation markup changed?

Since a week or two, the vaguely yellow background (reminiscent of Post-it notes - see the sidebar to the right → ) of > quotes has changed. Does anyone know why? It's currently a lot harder to ...
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How am I supposed to know that this post is locked when there is no mention of it anywhere?

I found this post today that obviously didn't belong on Arqade meta, so I was going to downvote and voted to delete as it was already closed. However, when I clicked the downvote button, it said I ...
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Formatting broken when bounty is suggested

Looking through my list of questions, I noticed that the banner suggesting accepting an answer/offering a bounty breaks the formatting of the list, pushing the question item far to the right. Should ...
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Remove the vertical padding from the <kbd> tag

I think the kbd tag's vertical padding is too large to use them inline with other text. Once your text wraps onto multiple lines, kbd-tagged elements' vertical padding makes them visually overflow ...

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