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Ensure that user names are unique

Sorry, this is not an issue to be solved on a single stack of the network. If at all it should be addressed all over the Stackexchange network. You will have to take that issue to the main meta page: ...
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New Tags for Pi3b+

I seem to recall we went through this a while back to standardize things such that all the model tags start with pi- then the model, sans b for the 2 and 3 (although I notice pi-2 has four synonyms ...
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entering comment to user with @ the user name popup does not have spaces when user name does

it's not really something to be worried about, the purpose of using @username is so your message appears in their inbox. This answer on Meta StackExchange covers the topic really well. But to answer ...
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New to this site, can't ask a 2nd question

I solved it. It turns out that somehow while posting the previously asked question (see link above) I somehow still had a saved draft of that question. Clicking "Discard Draft" did the trick.
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5 votes

Serial voting penalty

This is probably the best we can get on the topic: https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/126857/284388 Note that: It is strongly preferred that you do not ask about serial voting on a site's meta. The ...
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Vertical lines in the site header

Thanks for reporting this. Fix is already waiting in repo for build,so it should be live in next couple hours.
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5 votes
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qtonpi tag is flagged as unusable?

This was found to be a bug, and is now fixed - thanks to @goldilocks and the SO staff.
5 votes

Back ticks not showing up?

Backticks are used for the Markdown syntax for inline code. Thus, if you write: Use `cat ` instead of `<` it renders as: Use cat instead of < With "cat" and "<" in a monospace font (...
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Are these glitches?

I may have screwed one up for you. I approved the edit and "improved" on it, but then I also switched two synonym tags: raspicam <-> camera-board Previously, the former was a synonym for the ...
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Serial voting penalty

This is a pretty rare and generally trivial points wise event in my experience, but I disagree that very little thought went into the mechanism. Presuming the boundary rate is reasonable (which based ...
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This page is asking you to confirm that you want to leave - data you have entered may not be saved. default

That's a browser-based function, and all Stack Exchange could do is change the text of the prompt. See e.g. this link. They're not doing this, which can be observed by comparing the dialog in Safari: ...
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Edit link on answers

The loss of the edit link could happen if there was another user actively editing the answer at the time. The link would reappear once they finished or abandoned the edit. However, if someone ...
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3 votes
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Raspberry Pi logo rendered incorrectly on main site

We just optimized a bunch of our SVG images, and it introduced a few artifacts. I've replaced the Raspberry Pi sprites. It should be fixed in the next build.
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Back ticks not showing up?

It renders correctly if you put the code on a separate line and the wrap it as Preformatted Text (code). Like this: `cat `
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Can't save my email address.

If you are still having a problem with this, I suggest you post a question on Meta Stack Exchange. No one here, including us moderators, is responsible for anything technical. We didn't design the ...
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Flag post options

The privilege to raise flags is available when you have reached 15 reputation. For clarity this is the pop-up you should see when you click to raise a flag on a question: I'm not sure why only the ...
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Headings in on-topic page need fixing

Thanks for raising this issue. Seems like that formatting issue has been there a while... I've just gone and fixed the issue, as Glorfindel has said putting a space between the hashtags and the text ...
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Flag post options

I am going to answer my own question because I have figured it out It is an err on my part. I flagged my own answer to a question I was trying to flag. I thought I left a comment for the user that ...
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Flag post options

As far as I can see, your account has no prohibitions against flagging of any kind, and the only reputation barrier to flagging is a binary one at 15 reputation. My thought is that maybe you flagged ...
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'Save edits' button has a green border on top when pressed

Thanks for reporting. This issue should be fixed now.
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