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Used to describe an error, flaw, failure, or fault on the Area 51 main site.

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Why “add comment” not “add a comment” in example questions section?

There is add comment in each question of the proposal's Example Questions sections to enter the comment about the question, but in the tool tip of the add comment and in the discussion zone's question ...
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profile image is not updating with gravatar image

I created my gravatar profile 3 days ago. The email is the same for both my profile here and in gravatar. My image is not updating in my profile. Is something busted?
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My user profile is not copied on Area 51

I changed my user profile on an SE site, but it is not copied on my user profile on Area 51, even thought I clicked on "Copy English Language and Usage Profile To Related Accounts." It seems a problem ...
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How come I'm logged in on discuss.area51 but not on area51 itself?

I followed an answer-notification (shown in the top bar on SO) to discuss.area51.stackexchange.com. I was logged in automatically, I could respond to the answer with a comment, and edit my question to ...
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How come I've earned the Curious badge with just 4 questions?

I've just earned the Curious badge on this "meta". The badge description reads: Ask a well-received question on 5 separate days, and maintain a positive question record. But this question, the ...
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How often are the ads updated?

On every proposal there is a link to a PNG file (via "Share This" button, see screenshot by @BlasSoriano), which may be used to advertise the proposal. I always assumed these files update themselves, ...
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Proposals that are closed during beta aren't found with closed:1

Doing a search with closed:1, as suggested by this answer, doesn't give proposals that have been closed after going into beta, such as sexuality.
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Why am I continously asked to confirm my email address?

I am a registered user at this site and I have committed to the Stackoverflow in German proposal. I keep finding the following note on the page: Please confirm your email address! Your commitment won'...
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Year missing on old commitment graphs

When looking at the commitment graph for old proposals, the year is missing. For example, Unix & Linux has a commitment graph labelled only "Jul 16 Jul 24 Aug 1 Aug 8". There is no indication of ...
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Try to change Profile Picture, got redirected to Gravatar.com ?

When I try to Edit, and change the picture of my profile. I get redirected to gravatar.com ! I think there is a problem with AREA51 website.
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Weird formatting for Activity

I don't need to explain that the "23m" does not align with the "Apr 23", or that it's not the same style. Please fix this, my OCD can't handle it.
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Why didn't I get my reputation for following through on a commitment?

I didn't get any reputation for recently following through on the smugmug site. Why?
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why does area51 tell me I have 51 points of reputation, and then tell me I have 1 reputation?

I received 1 points for joining and 50 points for registering my email, but I still can't post. 51 points show up in the top bar on the main page, but when I go to post, the top bar says I only have ...
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Adding a new login to Stack Exchange causes Area51 to stop sending notification emails

I noticed the beta launch of Engineering today, and I was confused; I received emails previously for such events, including the beta launch of Moderators (now Community Building) and the commitment ...
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Shouldn't Filibuster say “vote to delete a proposal”?

This badge seems to be awarded when you vote to delete a proposal, yet it says: First vote to delete a question. Maybe this should be corrected?
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Discrepancy in days in beta count

When looking at the sites currently in Beta phase page here I see this : Which shows 2k days in beta. Meaning it's been in beta for 2000 - 2999 days. I go to click on the Board and Card Games link ...
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How are BETA visits per day computed?

This is just an example but it seems to hold true across other sites. The Area51 page for pets says it is getting 4,644 visits per day. But looking at New questions most are showing less then 100 ...
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The comments box can be resized in both directions

On Ask Ubuntu (and other sites), I can only drag the comment box down, not sideways, but here I can drag to the left as well: Worse, before the scroll bar starts - at 483 px, the whole question ...
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Why three dots instead of the word in description?

I wrote a proposal that used the maximum number of characters in the description. I looked at it under the list of new proposals, where I found the description truncated with three dots(...) replacing ...
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The off-line page for discussion.area51.stackexchange.com is the one used for beta sites

A few minutes ago, this very site was reported to be off-line, for me. The off-line page I saw was the same one you see on beta sites.
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Wrong reputation value displayed for committed users on Area 51

On the Biology proposal on Area 51 I noticed two recently committed users with exactly 151 reputation. This is a bit unusual, as when you have enough reputation to get the account association bonus ...
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Reputation links on badge pages lead always to profile of the current user

On a badge page (example), there is a list of users that recently earned this badge. It shows the reputation of these users, but when clicking on a reputation value, I’m not lead to their profile ...
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I don't want to look at my reputation on A51, but the topbar makes me!

Whenever I click on my profile picture on Area 51 itself (not meta), I get directed to my reputation page on Area 51. Can someone please tell the topbar that I don't care about my Area 51 rep, and ...
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reputation decreased while reputation history only shows positive reputation. What happened.

Yesterday I had 590 reputation today i log in and I view my reputation the only reputation change is an upvote on a question. Yesterday the only reputation change is also an upvote. Yet my reputation ...
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Questions per Day statistic isn't calculated correctly any more

Since this fix, the questions/day statistic for all beta sites is being calculated with a different formula than before. The old method calculated the number of "questions per day on average over the ...
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Rep counts for other sites I left and rejoined is wrong

On my profile on a site I've committed to (may take a bit of browsing, if you organize by "most recent" I'm on the second to last page), I'm listed as having 337 rep on the Chinese SE site (on my user ...
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Double “Blatantly offtopic” flag reason

When flagging a post as offtopic, the "Blatantly off-topic (this question has nothing to do with a Stack Exchange site proposal, the Area 51 process, or the Area 51 software)" reason appears twice. I ...
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Comments don't show up at Area-51 comment notification from Android tablet

Whenever I access area-51 from my tablet (android) and hit the notification button to see messages that came in meanwhile, I only see edit related old things, like suggested edits, but not the ...
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Discussion Zone > Help > Tour link is broken

From Discussion Zone, click the 'Help' link and then select 'Tour'. Observe resulting 'Page Not Found' with the URL: http://area51.stackexchange.com/tour
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Area 51 reputation gains not showing on the top bar

During the past week or so, I've gained 15 reputation on Area 51 (5 today, April 24th and 10 on April 20th). However, the top-bar reputation button does not show this gain (like it did, e.g., show the ...
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The top of the Graphic Design logo on the “Launched” page is cut off

On http://area51.stackexchange.com/?tab=launched, the very top of the Graphic Design logo is cut off. I'm not sure if this is due to the graphic itself or the border of the heading above it.
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Bug in “Launched Proposals” RSS feed

I was after an RSS feed for Stack Exchange sites that graduate out of beta and found this feed. However, the updates never appear in my RSS reader, even though they do appear in the XML of the feed ...
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Off-topic close reason contains a broken link

I've noticed the off-topic close text is as follows and contains a broken link to the help center: This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason: ...
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Missing CSS on HTTPS results in the site not displaying properly

I have noticed that when you access the site using the HTTPS link to the site (https://area51.stackexchange.com) that it doesn't render properly, like its missing a reference to CSS or just missing ...
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Why is my identicon different on Area 51? All the other sites share a single identicon

My identicon (the automatically generated pattern next to my username) is the same for all of the Stack Exchange sites I use. I was confused to see a different shape and colour identicon next to my ...
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Area 51 does not load all content over HTTPS [duplicate]

When accessing Area 51 through its HTTPS url, HTTPS Everywhere stops all the CSS and images from loading (rightly so) because they are being loaded over HTTP. On an HTTPS site, all content should be ...
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Contact link broken/different on Area 51

The "Contact Us" link at the bottom of pages on the main Area 51 site doesn't lead to the standard contact form which is present on other sites (e.g. discuss.area51). Instead, it's a mailto link which ...
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Area 51 Reputation Page is broken

When I click on 'Reputation and Moderation' it sends me to a broken link page. Could you fix that? Thanks.
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Linked SE account not showing all info in Area 51 [duplicate]

I'm logging in to Area 51 with my global stack exchange account. I'm seeing all my info in my profile but it's not showing my picture like it does at all my other SE sites.
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Why I can see this private beta question?

I forgot to commit to the recently launched Software Recommendations proposal thus I shouldn't be able to see the site or any questions/answers on it, than why I was able to open this question? ...
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“What's Meta?” link is broken

This is a bug report for Area 51 Discussion Zone. help => "What's Meta?" link takes me to Page Not Found.
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Discuss privileges page is empty & broken links

As you can see, the privileges page for discuss looks empty. Is this a bug? Also, the Asking, Our model, Reputation & Moderation, Answering, and My Account links are 404.
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Why is there sometimes a space after the proposal name when creating a new discussion?

If I click create new discussion for Arduino, the following template is generated: Proposal: [**Arduino **][1] [1]:http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/58150/arduino This breaks the intended ...
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Grammar errors in launched proposals excerpt

I noticed the launched proposals tab on area51. The excerpts of Mi Yodeya has a grammatical error. The excerpt is For launched Q&A site for those who base their lives on Jewish law and ...
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Area51 reputation calculation out of sync

Area51 has a reputation calculation problem. Today I was at 175 rep. I opened http://area51.stackexchange.com/reputation saw a total rep of 160. I hit the "Trigger Reputation Recalc" Button and then ...
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Moderator diamonds cut off in edited by field

When a moderator has edited a proposal, his diamond badge is cut off when it is displayed in the edited by field. Can this be fixed? EDIT: I'm only seeing this issue in webkit/blink powered browsers....
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Committment not consistent

On pets http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/44686/pets the committment was listed at 58% in big numbers and 59% in the details. It had been this way for a couple days, I have attached a screen ...
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How many answers for Infinity?

On the digital fabrication proposal page,
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Error when trying to commit

I have committed to Expatriates, it asked me to confirm my email, I did not get the email, so I click on resend the confirmation email, this time I got the email and a "thank you for confirmation" ...
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404 in unregistered user profiles

It seems like whenever I visit an Area 51 profile for an “Unregistered User” (example), or sometimes even a “Registered User” (example), it has a link to their “network profile” which is 404 (example)....