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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

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

Always Be Closing

Gist: https://gist.github.com/WillSullivan/6732086#file-alwaysbeclosing Description: A userscript that adds easy to reach and use buttons for the most common closure tasks. As configured, the…

PONIES: Hide unwelcome images in chat

Don't like it when chat is flooded with ponies? Too lazy to burn them all? You need PONIES: Protect Oneboxed Nasty Images Everywhere Safely. All oneboxed images are displayed with 0.1 opacity un…

Show length of code blocks (mainly for codegolf.SE)

Description This is a small userscript I made that shows the amount of characters in a code block above it. It is mainly for the http://codegolf.stackexchange.com site. Screenshot (This is just …

Set fire to people in chat

How many times have you been overwhelmed by your desire to set fire to people in Stack Exchange chat? Well now you can! Arqade Fire Get Chrome Extension Get Grease Monkey User Script Arqade F…

Force Edit suggested reviews

Review edits have the option to force edit, which will edit the original post, as opposed to improve which will edit the suggested edit. UserScript: // ==UserScript== // @name Force edit…

Link questions in http://sitename.com/reputation

I find the /reputation page on all sites (for example: http://stackoverflow.com/reputation/) to be very helpful. Here is an example of what it looks like: 2 17626610 (10) 2 17626610 (10) 2 1…

Fiddle IT - Instant Fiddles Userscript

Fiddle-IT A tiny & simple userscript for creating fiddles in seconds. Very handy for answering questions when you want to test the OP's code Usage Select some code on the page, th…

User Accept Rate

This simple user script restores the display of a user's question accept rate on questions they ask. Known Issues: New: In Firefox, throws a "no element found" error and fails to display any…

Code Pen, auto-submission Bookmarklet

CodePen is a new site like our beloved jsFiddle. I like it for two reasons. Zen Coding It has an API So, with the latter I created a bookmarklet. It guestimates what each block of code is (HT…

Automatically hide ignored questions

This user script removes ignored questions from the question list. You can get the script here on github. Requires you have a userscript plugin like Tampermonkey. When you use this script, it ad…

StackTrello - add a 'trello' link to create cards from Questions

I wrote a script to create trello cards from questions on SE sites. This was really for me more than anything else because I use trello to help me keep track of things I'm working on, which someti…

Auto-comment Close Reasons

Description This script will automagically fill the comment box for you when you vote to close with the reason you are voting to close for! That way the user that asked the question can know what …

Burninator toolkit

Please note, the tag burninator script requires 10k rep to use. Sorry, noobs! I pass on to you, dear taxonomist terrorists, the burninator toolkit. This toolkit consists of two user scripts wh…

Auto-Add A Comment When Closing

Automatically adds a comment when closing a question, with the text taken directly from the close reason you chose, so that the OP can see why their question may be being downvoted, and improve it,…

SOOldCheckmark - Bring back the old checkmark!

Here on Stack Overflow, we hate change, especially regarding the new checkmark color. So, I have the perfect solution to all of our needs - bring back the old goodness! Contained in the user scrip…

Hide unwanted questions (Greasemonkey Script)

Simple script to hide questions in Stack Overflow lists so that you don't have to stare at the same questions you are not interested in over & over again.

View Post Timeline

Inspired by this MSO question. This tiny userscript will add a link to the timeline for any post, just below the "favorite question" star button. Example image: This is the code: // ==UserScr…

SOAnswerDate - answer dates in user profiles!

Notice: This feature has been officially rolled out, and so this user-script is no longer necessary. It shall remain here, though, for reputation's sake :) Simply put, this adds answer dates to th…

Stack Activity: Last activity of every question

Stack Activity is a simple userscript that shows you the last activity of every question on the homepage, question lists and user pages of any Stack Exchange sites.

Enhanced Ctrl + L and URL templates for comments, answers and questions

Shortcut Ctrl + L to add links to a comment. Define URL templates to make it easier to insert links to documentation. Shortcut Ctrl + L to remove a link in a comment ([caret>|](link) -> caret>…

Link Only Answer Automatic Flagging

Tired of constantly dealing with link only answers in the same monotonous way? Do you want a better use of time while still getting rid of the dumb answers? Here is the solution to that problem!

Hide badges I've already attained

Inspired by this Meta SO question, this user script adds a checkbox to the Badges page to allow you to hide badges you've already attained, so you can easily see which remain. The checkbox's setti…

Review Queue Hider

This user script adds a button to each review queue to allow you to hide it. Useful if you don't want a certain queue popping to the top! Each Stack Exchange site holds its own settings too, so yo…

Review Stalker user script

This is a very basic user script which does the following: Checks the Review homepage if there's anything you can review If so, it changes the title to (n) old_title where n is the number of re…

Chat Reply Helper for Stack Exchange sites

Press : to start replying to a previous message. Press ↑ as many times as you need to mark the desired message. What does it do? First of all, the Chat Reply Helper for Stack Exchange sites prov…

Copy super-ping usernames

Based on the code from Copy Question Link Markdown, here's a script that gives moderators the possibility to copy chat-ready superpings from any question that is closed. This can be useful if you …

Octal user reputation

Displays reputation in octal. This script is derived from Kip's Hexadecimal user rep. Download Install | View Source Platform Firefox 19.0.1 with Greasemonkey License Same as the original. Do…

Search links (Stack, Google, Symbolhound) next to the search box, for tab opening

Add tab-openable search links (SO, Google, Symbolhound)

Allow convert-to-comment without confirmation and even if there are comments

This userscript allows moderators to use the "convert to comment" button even if the answer has comments. It also removes the annoying confirm() prompt when converting an answer to a comment. You …

Highlight Code in Chat - Highlights <code> elements contained in chat messages

Inspired by this question, I have developed a UserScript that highlights code elements in chat messages so that they stand out more on the page. Simply install the script and your messages will be …

Chat Message Remover

Script See a chat message you don't want on your screen? An annoying image or animated GIF? Now you can remove it! This is a simple script that I made. It will allow you to click a chat message t…

Dude, where's my cursor?

This user script makes editing especially of large posts easier by matching cursor positions in the text box to positions in the Markdown preview and vice versa.

Moderator links

Adds some extra links to posts and userpages for convenience For a userpage, all links from the "info" mod menu, except "privileges" is displayed along in the "mod"/"edit"/"prefs"/"flair menu. Fo…

Bring back the Bold!

Our insidious overlords have made some numbers on the page thinner. This script feeds the numbers a sandwich to get them back to normal size. Installation Click here to install. Will work in Ch…

IPA Keyboard for Linguistics.SE

This script adds an IPA keyboard button to the editing toolbar Installation Click here to install. Will only work in Chrome or Firefox (the latter requires Greasemonkey). See this page if you ha…

Script to convert a search on a StackExchange site to a Google search of that site

Convert a search on a StackExchange site to a Google search of that site

User rename script

Keep tabs on the newest help vampires! This script was inspired by my not immediately spotting a help vampire - because of the user32984923874-style default name. It seemed like a good idea at t…

v1.0.0, Benjol

ChatBot, a bot. For the chat

Lurks in the shadows of the chat. It executes commands at the request of the user, sending messages as the user who runs it. You can talk to it in this preview page. In the chat, it is usually ava…

v0.0.0, Zirak

Killit - Bookmarklet to replace single images from the page

Bookmarklet that replaces any selected image on the page with: How to use. You first need to "install" the bookmarklet by visiting the project homepage and dragging the button to your bookmark…

v0.0.1, rlemon