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The “anonymized username” has the user ID!

When an account is deleted, the username is anonymized: My user ID is 21353. The anonymized username is user21353. The anonymized username has the user ID! This could be used to track a user down, so ...
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User references broken?

User references (at sign, user name) seem to be broken today, at least in comments. If I type an at-sign followed by some letters, I no longer get a suggestion for completion. If I type the full user ...
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It is impossible to get the Vox Populi badge

I have voted 30 times today, which is the maximum. I have used my daily quota. But for me, the Vox Populi badge shows the progress bar 30/40 — the badge is awarded after 40 votes all on one day. Is ...
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Incorrectly notified of “Mortarboard” badge

I just saw a new badge notification: You've earned the "Mortarboard" badge (Earn at least 200 reputation (the daily maximum) in a single day). But I am nowhere near 200 rep this day (only +30 ...
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Bug in commenting user from list

On this Answer: Read HP Basic (RMB) tokenized file into clear text? When I add a comment with @nick I can see the usual list of users to pick from and there the Staffan user is twice. Its probably ...
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Broken CAPTCHA challenge?

A minute or so ago, I attempted to post a question. This resulted in a pop-up (well, "lightbox" div) being drawn on the screen, with the following text in it (my emphasis): Human Verification ...
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Limited migration choices for moving off-topic questions?

When voting to close a question as off-topic, selecting "This question belongs on another site in the Stack Exchange network" gives only "retrocomputing.meta.stackexchange.com" as an option. Why is ...
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Unusable ti-99 tag

The ti-99 tag appears to be unusable. Its page exists, as does the ti99 tag’s page, but its info page doesn’t. Trying to assign it to a question doesn’t work; it can be entered, and is recognised as a ...
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Why is the user profile different here?

In most of my sub-exchanges, when I look at my profile the leftmost box has a graph of your rep changes. That box does not appear here in retro, instead there is a simpler box. Any reason why? I ...
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Is the 'Anoying Robot' broken?

Usually the 'Annoying Robot' function posts new questions on 'The BBS', but there has been no anouncement of new questions since May 25th. Any reason to know about?
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Recently deleted question does not appear in Meta “10k” tools

Last night, I marked this meta question as a duplicate, and it was closed and deleted by the asker. Unable to find the original link this morning, I went to the 10k Tools deleted section, but noticed ...
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Why does my visit counter keep resetting?

I've been visiting the Retrocomputing site every day for over 60 days. On three occasions the visit count has falsely reset to 1 visit. The counter seems to be rather buggy! or is someone just ...
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Navigating to an archive.org link in a comment loads malformed Retrocomputing URL

The comment in question Clicking the link to open it in my current window or a new tab creates a malformed URL: https://retrocomputing.stackexchange.com/questions/1613/http://main-board-of-the-...
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Earned bronze badge (Disciplined) does not appear in Achievements dialog

I just earned the Disciplined badge, but do not see it under Achievements:
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“more site stats on:” Stack Exchange link does not expand Retrocomputing on the “All Sites” page

Navigating to Main and clicking on "more site stats on:" -> "stack exchange" should bring me to the All Sites page on Stack Exchange with the Retrocomputing "bubble" expanded. Instead, it directs me ...
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Ended bounty questions are not being removed from the Featured tab

I'm not sure if this is related to the network wide bug Questions with ended bounties are not being removed from the "featured" tab, but my former bounty question What was Nintendo's ...
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Can't submit Tag Wiki Edits

I have a few edits to Tag Wikis queued up and I'm having trouble submitting them. I wait the normal 30 sections between submissions, but then I get a tooltop that says "An error occurred submitting ...
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This error is a teapot?

So I was trying to upload a photo, and I received an error: Request returned an error: [error] I'm a teapot Have we switched image uploads to HTCPCP?! For some reason I got logged out of my account,...