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Do featured, closed questions show up in Featured in Meta?

I was scrolling through Meta and saw this: However, the only posts in the sidebar widget (from Meta, and Main) are these posts: I wonder if closed questions, even if they are tagged as featured, ...
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Verify we're human: does not work

In math stackexchange, I'm sometimes asked to verify if I'm human. But actually it does not work since when I get the captcha actually I don't need to fill it. I just have to close the window and just ...
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Formatting bug on main site and probably all MathJax enabled sites.

The bug is about the >! spoiler maker. Consider these screenshots (Click to maximise): Here is the code to recreate the bug: ...
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Edit highlighting seems incorrect

I believe the color highlighting here should be showing that the third formula $$\implies (\alpha-\beta ) z+\beta (\bar z +z) + \gamma - \alpha \bar z = 0$$ was changed to $$\implies (\alpha-\beta ) z+...
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Latex not rendering regardless of browser

As the title says the math formatting doesn't show regardless of the browser or device I'm using. However changing the network with Vpn or mobile network solves the problem for some browsers so I the ...
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Simultaneous editing

Sometimes I see a question on the main site which I feel could be improved on and when I click the edit button it says something along the lines of "this question is already being edited by someone ...
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Why does it take longer to click "$x$ questions with new activity" than to click "Questions" on the left?

I have a pretty stable and fast enough internet connection, so I rule this out. I use Firefox 63.0 on a Ubuntu machine. When I click "$x$ questions with new activity" and the $x$ happens to be some ...
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MathJax broken by font clash in Related Questions and Hot Meta questions under new responsive design

We used to ren­der the Re­lat­ed Ques­tions and the Hot Me­ta Ques­tion lists in Geor­gia so that they looked right when com­bined with Math­Jax. Now we don’t, and it looks... sub­op­ti­mal (i.e., ...
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Accidently flagged a post

I was using math exchange from my mobile and accidently flagged the last answer in this question Can every Riemannian manifold be embedded in a sphere? I accidently did this while scrolling down on ...
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Bug when editing question: "Body must be at least 30 characters; you entered 0."

Sometimes, after editing a question, I get the Oops! Your answer couldn't be submitted because: Body must be at least 30 characters; you entered 0. This has only occured on the mobile site and the ...
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Why is this edit shown as just me?

I made this edit, and it was approved, however the final change included edits I didn't make The edits I didn't make were the removing of a tag and noise at the end of the post. I recognize I ...
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Ugly MathJax alignment on Zoomed pages (possibly Chrome specific)

I just noticed in passing that MathJax alignment in this answer has become very ugly - see the excerpt below. The string of $x$'s is wavering up and down. I don't recall seeing this when the answer ...
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The feature that gives notifications of new questions, new answers, new comments is not working

I noticed that the feature that gives notifications of new questions, new answers, new comments is not working in my computer. Can you suggest how I can start getting those notifications again? Has ...
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Newest questions start 4 hours ago

I have this weird bug: When I clicked newest questions it starts with questions that were posted four hours ago. Two hours ago, I had the same problem, although then it started with questions that ...
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Vertical lines in array not appearing (Chrome)

On the main site, in Google Chrome, the vertical lines of an array made in $\LaTeX$ do not appear. They appear in meta, but not on the main site. Here is a latex array: $$\left[\begin{array}{c|c|c|c} ...
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Swype within Stackexchange loses some function.

I communicate with Stackexchange via my telephone (Galaxy S5 / Verizon). I use a virtual-keyboard facilitator called Swype (a product of Nuance). Swype works fine for me -- except when I use it in the ...
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Reopening questions, possible bug

In the review queue I was asked to decide whether to reopen this question or not. Some times I click to reopen because after doing so I'm asked if I really want to do it and I gain access to the ...
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Empty queues are not empty...sometimes!

I think I saw the message: This queue has been cleared!... for the first time today. For fun, I clicked on another queue with 0 pending review tasks and surprisingly found one. I tried some other ...
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A migration flag, active since 2 days, is it a bug?

Two days ago, I flagged my post: "Double coset relation for unique intermediate subgroup (with homogeneity)" for a migration on MO, but the flag is still active. Is it a bug? Else what is the normal ...
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After F5 it loads indefinitely

When I press F5 in Firefox 24.3.0 (for Linux) while browsing a question, the rotating circle indicating loading of the page continues to rotate for an extended period of time. When I just open URL, ...
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math exchange switches me to wrong link

When I click on "complete list of questions" I am sent to "unanswered questions". I did once click on "unanswered questions", and it seems to have upset something in the links
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Bounty Display Bug

I just realized a display bug when putting a bounty: I'm using Firefox 24.0 and Windows 7. Could this be fixed somehow?
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Bug in timer when trying to post an answer

I clicked on "Post your answer" and got a notice saying I can do this only once every 60 seconds. I had not done it in the preceding 60 seconds. A bug.
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Image does not appear

At least for me and some other users an image that did not appear in my answer in Why the $\nabla f(x)$ in the direction orthogonal to $f(x)$?. What could it be? Update for some reason I can already ...
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Mathematical formula cause google chrome to hang?

I'm using mac, previously everything it's ok. Just recently I noticed that if I open a post with mathematical formula, or if I try to write one in "ask question" , Google Chrome browser hangs. my ...
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About the Ordering of Answers

I found this question "A question about hyperbolic functions", where the OP accepted his own answer with no upvotes (so far). The strange thing is that the accepted answer doesn't show up on top, no ...
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MathJax on questions display page

The MathJax only renders correctly for some of my questions on my profile page, but when I click through to the question, it will render correctly.
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Question not visible in the list of questions under a tag

My question isn't visible in the lists of questions of any of the three tags that were added. I searched using "No accepted answers" filter and went till Feb 11, 2022 (the date on which it ...
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review queue tests get grayed out

When I'm reviewing questions in the review queues, there sometimes is a question that gets greyed, where you can't even comment I think. This is always one of the tests, but this obviously defeats the ...
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Does this matrix look like a matrix to you? It doesn't to me

$$\begin{pmatrix} a& b& c \\ d & e & f \\ g & h & i \end{pmatrix} $$ Here what I'm seeing What is the work around for this issue?
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Difficulties with displaying set signs

In the following question I recently asked, I wasn't able to the display the symbols denoting sets in mathematics: {, and }. Usually, I write them by putting ...
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Mathjax integrals displaying incorrectly

On my display the integral display too small and too far down. I see this on every integral displayed on the site. $$ \int f(x) dx $$ which is rendered to $$ \int ...
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Tag synonyms unable to display right quantity of questions

I'm new here and I've just found a small bug in tag synonyms. This bug appears in both main and meta Math Stackexchange. Some tags have synonyms, such as, in Math Stackexchange, tag span is a synonym ...
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If your network is slow and you keep trying to upvote one of your answers just continuously clicking on it again and again your answer get upvoted

So I have discovered a bug or hack whatever you may call it. So today morning my network was bit slow ($<5$ MBPS). So I answered a question and I wanted to answer more question but slow network ...
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Mistake done by MSE in calculating score.

In my profile of Mathematics SE, it shows that I've score of $7$ in algebra-precalculus tag. However, if you manually count the scores of all the questions ...
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Live preview is not available

A few minutes ago, I posted a question on MSE and noticed that live preview is not available when writing a question. I would like to ask if other users have encountered this problem too. Thanks!
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Bounty question not visible on *Featured* tab

I offered bounty on one of my own questions. I was expecting it to be on the Fetaured tab. But it fails to show up there. As per the FAQ a question with a bounty is supposed to be visible there. Here ...
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Solved. Dark theme flair not being updated while the others are.

I noticed that the dark flair theme is the only one that has not been updated, as shown in this picture from my profile: It must be emphasized that this dark theme flair is the one I display on my ...
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time stamp puzzle

At 9:27 AM (EDT) this question Is there another way to solve this problem? appears on the page https://math.stackexchange.com/questions as having been asked 6 minutes ago. The question itself is ...
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Issue uploading images

I encountered an issue today while uploading an image related to my answer to this question. $\pi$ from the unit circle, $\sqrt 2$ from the unit square but what about $e$? When I clicked on the icon ...
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LaTeX jumbled up when printing

when printing pages on math.stackexchange, often the LaTeX equations become jumbled up. Sometimes the error is minor misalignment, sometimes it is more serious. For me, this occurs both on IE and ...
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intermittent [Math Processing Error] in and around comment

I started getting [Math Processing Error] in the comments under this answer after WimC posted the comment that begins with "@joriki: Err, actually I started with the pdf". The errors occur roughly ...
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comment with line-filling equation gets garbled, with signature on top of text

The display of this comment is badly corrupted in my browser (Firefox 11.0 on Mac OS 10.6.8). The signature gets displayed on top of the end of the text. Since the comment contains an equation that ...
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