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Click to Search

This simple userscript adds a clickable search button to the Stack Exchange topbar, as the only current way to search is to press enter, which can be confusing. It was inspired by this post on Met…

Review+Edit Page

This Chrome extension reorganizes the Review page of Stack Exchange sites, adding lists of questions that may need an intervention. The review tasks are moved to the sidebar, freeing the main col…

Hide negatively-voted posts from the front page

The current threshold for posts on the front page is -4. Often times, that threshold is not high enough: many posts in the -3...0 range are low-quality. This simple script hides posts with a score…

Hide the Community Bulletin

Do you ever find yourself spending too much time on Meta and not enough time answering "real" questions? This script will hide links to per-site metas from the Community Bulletin, which is a main …

Bypass character limits in comments

Complaints on meta were raised about the threshold of 15 chars for comments, and even though many people agree that it shouldn't be there, this request was status-declined. Using this script makes…

Comment Separator Fix

We have this nicely formatted toolbar with all of the moderation tools we need below questions: So, why is it that the separator that goes along with the new comment format looks like this? T…

regex editing tool

find and replace regex tool

QuickComment: comment shortcuts to cut down on tedium

QuickComment will automatically replace $STIENAME with the site's name (ex. Stack Apps), $SITEURL with its URL (ex. stackapps.com), and $USERNAME with the name of the user whose post you are commen…

Smart up/down vote display

This Chrome extension replaces the net score of questions with up/down vote breakdown, but only on questions where this breakdown is likely to be of interest. If the votes are overwhelmingly positi…

Comment Saver - Unposted comments are saved between page loads

Simply stores unposted comments (using HTML5 localStorage) between page loads, so that if you leave the page you don't lose your comment. Currently a bit hacky, but it works. User Script: https:…

Auto-Link - Add links based on personal keywords

What is this exactly? A script that helps with linking recurring recommendations and making answers more user friendly. You can provide a list of global keywords paired with a link and the script …

Tag highlighting on main SO page

Motivation I recently added more than one "Favourite" tag and got pretty irritated by the sea of yellow on the home page. As such I wrote this little user script (for use in Chrome's Tampermonkey…

Simplify Community Bulletin widget

This Stylish script: Hides the recently added bold category titles; Removes post vote counts; Reduces space used by widget. @namespace url(http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml); @-moz-document domain…

User accept rate and home site

It displays the user's accept rate in their userbox on questions (updated to work with Firefox lately), and also the site on which they have the most rep (besides the current one) and the amount o…

Task-specific review indicators

This is yet another modification of the review notification interface. Its goal is to provide inobtrusive (no flashy colors) notifications specific to each review task. It is designed primarily for…

Stack User Filter

This Chrome extension helps you keep track of questions by your favorite Stack Exchange users. If you find that some users consistently post questions you enjoy answering, you may want to keep bet…

Comments in sidebar

This Chrome extension replaces the content of the sidebar1 with 30 most recent comments posted on the site. Useful for keeping track of meta flame wars and off-topic comments on main site. Most imp…

Tag Health: A question quality widget

Tag Health monitors the question quality of a given set of tags on a Stack Exchange site with a sample of about 500 most recent questions.

Test Application (Placeholder)

This is a placeholder for API Write access. More information will follow when the application is completed.

Hide chat messages based on content

Want to get those Game of Thrones spoilers out of your chat? Hate certain things? Automatically hide chat messages based on a blacklist of words. Instructions Download the User script Edit IGNOR…

Review dropdown menu

This userscript/extension replaces the review button with a dropdown that lists all the review queues on the current site and the number of available posts to review. It simply saves the trouble of…

Quick Quran verse links

At Islam Stack Exchange we often refer to Quran verses in answers. This script makes it easier to add those references by adding an input field directly before the question/answer field. Installat…

Chat Resizifizer

Are you you annoyed when you are typing a long chat message, but the textbox is so short? Worry no more! This userscript makes it possible to resize the entire bottom part of the chat page (a.k.a. …

Greyscale MSE Favicon

It's just easier to distinguish SE from meta.SE when one of them has a greyscale icon like a proper Meta should.

Test App (place holder)

This is a test application for OAuth. I have no problems right now. This is only a placeholder for testing purposes.

Old [M]SO Favicon

For those who like their bars substantial.

Impale people on unicorn horns (2014 April Fools' unicorn voting animations on profiles!)

Screenshot In action Code var p="http://i.stack.imgur.com/" function t(e,b,a,c,f,g){e=$("<div />").css({width:c,height:f,backgroundImage:"url("+p+e+")",position:"absolute",top:a,le…

Unicorn voting animations for everyone! FOREVER! (2014 edition)

var p="http://i.stack.imgur.com/" function t(e,b,a,c,f,g){e=$("<div />").css({width:c,height:f,backgroundImage:"url("+p+e+")",position:"absolute",top:a,left:b,display:"none"}).appendTo("body"…

Code Golf SE answer sorter

Allows sorting answers by code length on Programming Puzzles & Code Golf Stack Exchange.

SEScripts - A Bunch of Scripts

The SEScripts Chrome Extension adds various userscripts all around Stack Exchange, combined in a simple suite.

Confirm Review Approval

Brings up an extra confirmation dialog when you click "Approve" in the Suggested Edit review queue.

StackExchange Election: Primary counter

I want to keep an eye on the votes of the ongoing election, but the unsortedness of the list during the primary election phase makes it hard to keep track of anything. So I wrote a quick script tha…

Painfully Obvious Moderators - Know when a post is theirs

Red borders, blinking borders, red overlays, the lot.

Ping New Mod Flags

This userscript will alert new moderator flags, both visually and audibly. Installation: Update @location in the header to match your site. Note: You can put any page, but it's probably best to r…

HamStare: Basic automation for chat

Get it from Github! HamStare is the last word in disapproving stares. Now, roll your own! Out of the box is how it is configured for me, but if you have a little knowledge of Javascript (or not), …

Skeet-Lighter - Highlight all Questions/Comments/Answers by Jon Skeet

About This extension will highlight all Questions/Posts/Comments made by Jon Skeet on the StackExchange websites. For those who wish to be notified when Jon has weighed in on a question, Skeet-Li…

Stack Overflow Unofficial Patch

The Stack Overflow Unofficial Patch (SOUP) is a project to collect various minor client-side bugfixes, work-arounds and usability improvements for Stack Overflow and other Q&A sites on the Stac…

Close Reason Editor: Customize your off-topic close reasons

This userscript allows you edit the off-topic close reasons which are normally editable only by the site moderators.

I am an awful person and I hate lazers

Don't like the hover animation on Arqade's mothership? You are probably an awful person, but here's a userscript anyway.

Mark a flag as helpful with a message

Sparked by this comment Strictly-speaking, any moderator can leave a message along with Helpful, @Bill - there's just no UI for it. The following bookmarklet, when clicked after loading the …

Bookmarklet to show deleted messages in chat

The following bookmarklet lets mods and 10k users see deleted messages in chat and chat transcripts. Useful for when a lot of messages have been deleting and picking through the ruins is proving to…

Replace all relative times with local times

This script replaces all relative time with local time by parsing the Zulu time from the title element of the span elements. The replacement happens only after hovering over the date. To view the…

Ace Overflow - Google Chrome extension that replaces WMD Editor with Ace on all Stack Exchange sites

Ace Overflow is a Google Chrome extension that replaces WMD Editor with Ace on all Stack Exchange sites.

v0.0.1, bagonyi

Display review numbers on the topbar

Due to the recent implementation of the topbar, the review numbers have been removed for 10k users. After seeing this request to have the feature back, I decided to create a custom script. Here is…

Banana Stand: Hide the green

Don't like your green rep notifications? Hide them completely with Banana Stand: Banana Stand User Script Download Link Alternatively, make the less intrusive with Banana Stand Lite: Banana St…

Edit summary options

Description Gives you little checkboxes above the edit summary with preset options like "formatted code" or "removed signature." Screenshots Userscript http://userscripts.org/scripts/show/1…

Stack Exchange Topbar Tools

It's the extensible userscript for customising that almost-black bar at the top of your screen.

Add the [main] link back into the new mSO top bar!

Put the main link back where it belongs

v1.0, Undo

Real time questions for any Stack Exchange site

This script provides real time updates and filtering of active questions for all SE sites