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Stack Exchange Sites Tag Does Not Show All “Your Communities”

The very last tag on the top right hand side on StackExchange is for showing all Stack Exchange sites and communities. However, when clicking on it for the drop down view, it doesn't show all my ...
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What is the impact or change in user experience from the New Contributor label?

I have always tried to take into consideration of the user's reputation score when providing comments or feedback to their questions or answers. The introduction of the "New Contributor" tag ...
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Standard Stack Exchange tour: confusing presentation of information?

Recently I noted on meta.stackexchange.com asking for a better way to find information about each site's scope. Knowing what questions would or would not be appropriate for a specific site seems very ...
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I would like to answer a question that has been put on hold, how do I do this?

I am brand new to this site today, but I have found it frustrating that someone asks a question for which I have a good answer, but I'm unable to answer the question as someone has put the question of ...
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Where to apply for making a complaint about Stack Exchange?

I asked a question couple days ago on UX. Experinced members of here put my question "on hold" status because my question was "too broad". It was okay. I acknowledged it. ![info box][1] So I ...
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Short and concise, or real world example (for a question on Stack Exchange)

I'm coming from meta stackoverflow, Details are not important. I edited an answer there to reduce complexity by getting rid of the real-world example (essentially code bloat). So, would it really be ...
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“This site is not currently accepting any new posts” message when posting

I'm frustrated :-) I'm new on this website and I tried to construct a detailed answer to a subject, put it in the comment form and have "This site is not currently accepting any new posts." when I ...
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What do you need to do to get the Tenacious badge?

I've just got myself the tenacious badge! Way-hey!! Errrr what did I do, to get it again?? The Tenacious badge is defined as: Zero score accepted answers: more than 5 and 20% of total. Can anyone ...
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The multiple question lists on Stack Exchange sites - a working concept?

On the Stack Exchange network sites, at the front page there are following main nav pages available: Questions | Tags | Users | Badges | Unanswered At first, there's no nav tab selected, and ...
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Are most UX.SE users originally StackOverflow users?

I found my way here after using StackOverflow for a couple of years. There is now a wide range of StackExchange sites, from UX to Cooking. It seems like most users around the network has a love for ...
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How many notifications are there on StackExchange? [migrated]

StackExchange has the top notification bar that informs of a number of things like badges gained, for instance. The red bullet shows inbox notifications. The yellow or red boxes show validation ...
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UX Stack Exchange is out of Beta!

Just want to let you know that UX.se is officially out of Beta! Thank you for being such an awesome community! Visual changes: the word "beta" is taken out of site's logo. The footer links to other ...
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New User Page (MSO) [closed]

Feedback is wanted on MSO for the new user page design.
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In StackExchange, how do I comment on other people's answers?

I cannot figure this out. I am trying to comment on answers and there is no option to. I have to admit, I don't think the UX design of stack exchange is very intuitive...
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SE reply intellisense, mouse only?

I'm stuck, at this moment, with Firefox 3.6, so I'm not sure this is what really happens. When I reply to someone on StackExchange, and write @u(sername), an intellisense like tag appears, floating, ...
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Improve StackExchange UX

I have a number of usability issues with SE and have addressed some on MSO. I'm wondering if these questions should be better addressed here (migrated) than at MSO as they are very specific UX ...