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Ban myself/enforced break userscript

Answer to Ban myself button on user profiles--MSO Code and inspiration from Wikipedia's version This userscript bans you from the site till a certain date, which you must edit in.even while logge…

Display a clock in the user bar

This user script adds a clock on the user bar next to the search box.

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.

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.

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…

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…

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

IHaveBadges - A script to link your badges in the toolbar to your list of badges in your profile

This is a very simple script that transforms the list of badges in the toolbar to a link to the user's badges in his or her profile.

Underlined post links

Underlines all links in questions, answers and comments on all Stack Exchange sites.

Waffle vote counter

It is my firm belief that every +10 vote after reaching the repcap can be redeemed for free waffles{*}. I often hit the cap on MSO, and I like to see how many waffles SE Inc owes me. So I have a b…

Vertically Resizable Textareas

Makes Stack Exchange's textareas vertically resizable.

Collapse interesting and ignored tags sections!

Are you annoyed by to large interesting/ignored tags sections? I've created a user script to collapsing it! Stack Ignore Collapse .user.js

[Beta] Gaming SE Black Edition

This as simple user script that changes the overall style of Gaming SE sub-site to a darker version. I made it for myself as I used to do with sites that I tend to visit more (Google, GMail, Youtu…

Change Unanswered tab to Review

This is (allegedly) going to be implemented by the team sometime anyway. But just in case, and so you can play with it, here is a script which replaces the 'Unanswered' tab with 'Review'. NEW - att…

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.

Painfully Obvious Moderators - Know when a post is theirs

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

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 …

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…

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

How can I find commonly duplicated questions from stack network dumps?

Why? I got tired of searching for the same duplicate questions over and over again. What? These are a couple of scripts I threw together in order to cut down search time for common questions and…

Japanese stack exchange localization

This script was originally created for the JLU (Japanese Language and Usage) site as part of the Creating as much Japanese interface as possible to be more inclusive of native Japanese speakers met…

Remove Delete-Favourite-Tag-Buttons Script

To help people not accidentally delete them, especially the short ones. (Also see the cause to get them removed permanentely) Sorry to not provide a file for download but i am sure you will manag…

v1.2, H.B.

Chat audio enhancements

Get a special audible alert whenever anyone mentions the word unicorn in chat.

Make active tab default on StackApps

This script changes the logo link to the active tab and redirects from the home page to it on StackApps. If you want to see the list of apps, you can still do this by clicking the apps tab. Made by…

Question Dashboard (Greasemonkey Script)

Question Dashboard for (plus meta, serverfault and superuser) - page analyzed and indicators shown at the top of the question, just under the title, for key information. Download…

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="" function t(e,b,a,c,f,g){e=$("<div />").css({width:c,height:f,backgroundImage:"url("+p+e+")",position:"absolute",top:a,le…

Code Golf SE answer sorter

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

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), …

Edit summary options

Description Gives you little checkboxes above the edit summary with preset options like "formatted code" or "removed signature." Screenshots Userscript…

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

Put the main link back where it belongs

v1.0, Undo

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 Naughty Images Everywhere Safely. All oneboxed images are displayed with 0.1 opacity …

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 site. Screenshot (This is just …

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…

Direct Question Edit Links

This script adds an edit link to the question summary, saving frequent editors the trouble of "entering" the question first. Adjust includes as needed: // ==UserScript== // @name Dire…

v1.1, H.B.

stackoverflow favicon counter

Adds unread questions counter to favicon at stackoverflow tags section

v1.0, antyrat

Super Multicollider Dropdown™ Search

Spawned by This script adds a search box to the multicollider. Installation Click here to install. Will only work in Chrome or Firefox (the latter…

Color Tags Script

This script allows you to colour tags for whatever reason you may have, i wrote it for fun after seeing a certain question on meta. The script adds a subsection called Color Mapping in the Favorite…

v1.0, H.B.

Country Flag Tags - See mini-country flags next to tags on Money.SE

Now you can have mini-flags next to all of the country tags on the Money Stack Exchange site. Just install this UserScript and tiny flags will show up next to tags for countries, states, etc.

GM Script: Revert changes to Unanswered Questions Box

If you are like me and think that the new styling for unanswered question drastically hurts the site's usability, rejoice. I've created a Greasemonkey script which will return unanswered questions…

Hide tag info popup

This script hides the tag info popup. In response to this post. Install - View Source

Always show console on API docs

This script stops you having to click the "show console" button to test an API call. Install - View Source

SEScripts - A Bunch of Scripts

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

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.

Link questions in

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

Hide unwanted questions (Greasemonkey Script)

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

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!

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 …