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Flag as duplicate finds no results at all

When I know exactly the question of which the question is a duplicate, I usually paste the URL of the other question in the text field: And if finds it right away.
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Could GDSE's low-visibility hyperlinks please be revisited and improved on main, meta and in chat?

As you may be able to see, the link colors on Meta.GameDevelopment have been updated. They have been reverted to the standard Meta link colors. Update July 24, 2017 Chat and GD.SE link colors have ...
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When post is first made, it says "viewed 1 times"

Yes, this is a bug. Yes, the involving parties are aware of it. However, it is a rather insignificant bug. As such, it is fairly low on the priority order. That said, this is not a problem specific ...
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Should merging to a blank tag allow bulk removal of that tag?

Yes, that shouldn't happen, and will be fixed next time we deploy.
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Chat room color theme is too bright

If you look at the "input-area" CSS, there is a missing image: background: #000 url("//cdn.sstatic.net/gamedev/img/bg-notify.png") repeat scroll 0% 0%; Which ...
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"You may award your bounty in 23 hours"?

This is true for the whole SE network and the issue has already been discussed several times. A couple instances: Should the 24-hour timeout apply to bounties awarded for “exemplary answer”? Should ...
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Votes on "Hot Meta Posts" have low contrast

I changed both the question scores and section headers to have a much lighter font color; the fix will be pushed out in the next few hours. Sorry for the delay on this.
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Is there a bug with link-following?

The Firefox extension "Facebook Container" causes this behavior. So there's no issue with the site itself, I don't think.
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I just noticed I can't answer a question, but theres no notice about a reason

I found this Protection banner missing when I don't have enough rep to answer; closed and locked banners appear in wrong spot, so it seems it's not specific to this stack, but a sidewide problem. ...
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Did Edit functionality change?

The core functionality of the Edit button has not changed, and you can make tag-only edits within reason. I have previously encountered situations where I only wished to change a tag, but the edit ...
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Why are the Excavator and Marshal badges being awarded constantly?

We just did a major revamp of how badges are awarded behind the scenes to drastically reduce the load on SQL Server. It now takes advantage of some pre-compute work we're doing to track badge progress ...
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You've earned the "賛成投票する" privilege! (Bug)

I'm pretty sure that this was fixed a few weeks ago; apologies for not seeing this report sooner. Unless you've seen more instances of this issue... and if so, please just keep it to yourself (...

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