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Accepted Answer Placement?

It's because the user accepted their own answer. From the relevant meta FAQ post: If you accept [...] your own answer: There is no reputation awarded and the answer does not float to the top of ...
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What should I do with this audit? Is it a bug?

There should have been an "I'm Done" option that's normally greyed out until you take an action. Here's the same dialog box from Stack Overflow: I suspect the "I'm Done" button is invisible in your ...
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Why is this particular string of numbers too far to the left?

It was interpreted as Markdown for an ordered list with one list item numbered 110101. I can replicate this below as such: List? Ha Note that setting the start number like this isn't a typical ...
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Just out of curiosity: Since when did answered questions come in the unanswered tab?

The Stack Exchange definition of "unanswered" is "has no answers with a score of 1 or more." 0-score answers or answers with a negative score do not count.
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Bug in delete vote count

"21 votes remaining" is referring to how many delete votes you have remaining for that day, not the post. That is, you have 21 remaining delete votes that you can use that UTC day. For more ...
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I think I found a comment bug?

Is this new? No. This "bug" can be exploited on all Stack Exchange sites with MathJax. Can it be fixed? Well, think about it. Which of these would you rather see? I agree or I agree ------- ...
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Was the reputation requirement for review tasks changed?

Ah, I've found what it is. Since I've used all of my available votes for today, I can't access the queues that I normally can, since they require being able to vote up/down if necessary.
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<Tag> does not exist on this site

Turns out that poem is a proposed synonym for poetry. The poem tag itself was removed from the system some months ago on account of going unused. This is a fairly routine situation, but what we ...
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Color of the blockquote boxes just changed

Unfortunately, this is not a bug but an intended feature, supposedly an "improvement", recently rolled out across the entire SE network: Some improvements to blockquotes You can support this ...
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My spoiler tags are occasionally not working. What am I doing wrong?

You has a paragraph break in the middle of your spoilertag, which caused it not to work properly. @BeastlyGerbil has now fixed this. For future reference, paragraph breaks don't work very well with ...
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What to do when question can't be repaired with edits?

I feel for you. You spent the time to design a tricky puzzle, and now the website is not cooperating with you. It must be frustrating. That being said, this site has policies and guidelines about ...
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Can we get rid of the rubber duck on Puzzling?

Meh. It's a bit annoying, but it won't last long. Just grit your teeth and put up with it (or go offline and do something fun and Eastery!) for the next 48 hours and then you'll never have to worry ...
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Bug with [2048] tag

Sorry about this; this was my bad. It was impacting an API. I verified that we didn't have pure numeric tags on some number of sites, but I obviously failed and didn't thoroughly check all of them, ...
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How do i edit a post

This is by-designed. Stack Exchange prevents editing for some values of the user agent to prevent bots. As explained by Oded (former SE employee), One heuristic our system uses to identify bots is ...
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Why do questions sometimes not appear immediately on the site after asking?

Caching. It's always caching. https://shouldiblamecaching.com/ That explains why you don't immediately see the newest questions list in its most final version. (If you keep that page open in another ...
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Puzzling.SE homed chat-rooms are "insecure"

See Network-wide HTTPS: It's time on main meta. (Planning required) chat.stackoverflow.com, chat.stackexchange.com, ...
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My spoiler tags are occasionally not working. What am I doing wrong?

I have fixed it for you. This is HTML, and you can learn it here Spoiler tags don't work when you try and have paragraphs For instance: !This spoiler tag doesn't work Because I have written: ...
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Post rate-limiting without explanation

@Christoper posted this question less than 40 minutes ago. As Puzzling is not a site where you have 200 reputation, you are rate limited.
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"-2 days" in the "you have reached the question limit" page

Fixed in the next build - details here: https://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/274841/im-banned-from-asking-questions-for-negative-days/281874#281874
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Spoiler markup does not break line for series of MathJax equations in post previews

More tests Test 1, quoted: $$ \text{ this line is centered and the fraction is } \frac{full}{size} $$ > $$ \text{ this line is centered and the fraction is } \frac{full}{size} $$ spoilered: >! ...
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Blockquoted Spoilers with Code

There's an easy workaround to this, which is to use inline code formatting on each word, rather than a <pre> block. Thus this (note that there are double ...
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Logo seen on website is different than StackExchange bar logo

It might be because of the limitation of the size of our monitor. However as I am not an expert, so I am not sure but when you zoom in the window you get this: Here clearly, we can see the borders ...
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Logo on iOS sidebar is too big

This is fixed on the server and is just waiting on various levels of cache expiration.
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Why is this not showing the linked question on the side?

If you look at the source of TVE II, it's linked as /q/40829 rather than the full question URL. That must be what causes it.
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Just curious as to why the revival badge was not awarded for this question

There actually was an older, now-deleted answer with a score of +2. I would assume this disqualifies your answer for the Revival badge. Sorry about that!
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