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There doesn't exist a native way of doing that on the network. However, as already mentioned in Schrödinger's cat's answer, you can use the image search option with Google, targeting this site via site:tex.stackexchange.com Note though that this may only be valuable in select instances where posters did use images. Some threads only post an image in the ...


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The follow button is meant to give you inbox notifications for any changes related to that question or answer. Yes, it is specific to post that you follow, either an answer or a question. Here is the original pop-up notification pointing to the follow button: Use cases here could vary. For some, they may downvote a poor question with some suggested changes ...


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These types of bug are not specific to TeX.SX, so you should report at the main https://meta.stackexchange.com, as bug reports here are much (much) less likely to be seen by one of the devs. That said, it has already been reported: Hat duplicates when info is expanded and After "run code snippet" winter hat image create duplicate image (no ...


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This has been explained multiple times: the 'summary' of 'recent' events simply cuts off at an arbitrary number of events. So the accepted and upvoted points can be split, one appearing and one not. Your full reputation summary shows the values.


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Since it's the only question using the f tag, removing it from that question (I've just submitted a suggested edit for that) will automatically delete the tag when the tag pruning script runs (once every 24 hours): What *currently* happens to zombie tags?


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The “all time” counter tells the total number of times you downvoted (without reverting later), but the 5 votes listed under the “Votes” tab only show votes on posts which still exist: the other 9 posts you downvoted were deleted after your vote.


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Go to the list of answers in your profile. At the bottom, there's a link 'recently deleted answers': That will lead you to a page which "shows answers you posted that were deleted in the last 60 days. This includes answers to questions that were deleted." Normally, you'll need 10k reputation to see deleted posts, but an exception is made for your ...


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This is part of an update to the review queues. You now get one Steward badge for every 1,000 reviews in a single queue. For more details, see Steward badge can now be awarded multiple times -- backfill details on Meta Stack Exchange.


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The answer can be found on the Reputation tab of your profile, which contains all your historical reputation changes: Another user unaccepted an answer of yours which was previously accepted. In that case, you lose the 15 reputation you gained when the answer was accepted, as indicated in the FAQ on Meta Stack Exchange: One of your accepted answers loses ...


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The pink background means that the flagged question, answer or comment has been deleted.


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Voting is the voter's prerogative, and therefore they are the person who needs to intervene if something was done by accident and any correction period has lapsed. The best way to handle it is to edit the post, then reverse your vote or vote alternatively. Yes, this is possible. These types of voting corrections should be very few, and therefore shouldn't ...


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Adjusting the line spacing The newest changes to the site have increased the line spacing in a way that makes text less readable to many of us. To change it back to something more readable add the following to your local .css (I use Stylus, but you can also use the Greasemonkey approaches outlined in the other answers.) .s-prose { line-height: 1.3; ...


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There are buttons at the top right corner of the answer area for sorting by latest active by votes by age (oldest first) Perhaps you clicked one. If you don't see the buttons, try with a different browser. Click on "Votes" to revert to the original sorting by points (votes).


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I've edited the tag to put the correct one there. Tags with no questions associated to them are removed automatically. How can we get rid of misspelled and unused (or "zombie") tags?


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Reviews can't be corrected once you've made a specific decision, unless you skipped it (skipped reviews can be revisited). Keep an eye on the review to see what the final outcome is by clicking on any of the review actions associated with the post within the Suggested Edits review queue's history tab (on the links within the marked column): If your select ...


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The Suggested Edits review queue contains edits that are suggested by members that have not reached 2,000 reputation. This limit is when the Edit questions and answers privilege kick in. Until that point, users could gain reputation (+2) from suggesting an edit that is eventually approved. This reputation gain (up to +1,000 reputation per user) could ...


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The reputation area of the Summary tab on the Activity page as seen on the right in your screenshot appears to show only 'recent' reputation changes (for some definition of 'recent'). If you look at the reputation tab (either by clicking on "view more" or by going to the tab directly) and click on the corresponding day, you'll see all relevant ...


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You did get 25 reputation from that answer, see your reputation page: I'm not sure why the upvote doesn't appear on your reputation summary.


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The question has been reopened. Btw. there are many comments on the question, perhaps some are obsolete today and could be cleaned? If yes and if you would flag those you cannot remove yourself, we can help cleaning.


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