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Make your own custom “magic links” for comments!

There are loads of feature requests on Meta for adding specific 'magic links' to comments. (links that expand, eg. [edit] -> [edit](/posts/id/edit)). So I made a userscript that allows you to crea…

Replacing identicons with face-like avatars

This is a tiny script replacing identicons on SE sites with face-like avatars provided by Gravatar. Available as a Chrome extension, and as a source file below. var i, t, images = document.getE…

View questions & answers inline from any comment or post!

This userscript adds small arrows next to links to posts on the same site. Clicking them will cause a box to be added below, containing the actual post! Just like it does in the profile 'actions' t…

Review Queue Desktop Notification Script

This Script will make it so that you are notified on the Desktop whenever new reviews are available, as long as you have a review tab open. How to use Install Tampermonkey (Chrome) or GreaseMonk…

Sort Flags By Type

This userscript allows you to sort your flags by type on your flag page. It was inspired by this post on Meta Stack Exchange, and the idea and helper functions were provided by nicael. Download…

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…

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

GIF Killer! Stop animated gifs in the Chat

Bookmarklet that stops GIFs in their tracks! until you refresh.. GIFs are replaced with the following image: How to use. Depending on your browser you create a new bookmark, copy and paste th…

v0.0.1, rlemon

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…

SymbolHound Search

Uses SymbolHound instead of regular search if query begins with "sh:".

Make your own custom oneboxes for Chat!

Oneboxing is when you post a link to a supported site on SE Chat and it automatically shows extra information. An example is when you post a link to a question in Chat and it converts to the title,…

Self-destructing comments

I've made a userscript that allows you to self-destruct comments that you've made. You can get it at Github. Get started install Tampermonkey, or Greasemonkey get an access token install the sc…

'Activity' tab on profile as default

Userscript to set 'Activity' tab on profile as default tab When the new profile page design was released, there was a feature request to make 'Activity' the default tab. Because this got declined,…

Add Timeline and Revisions Links

This is a simple Greasemonkey script which adds both timeline and revision links to questions and answers in many of the different question views.

Suggestion Status - a userscript to view the status of your suggested edits

Suggestion Status is a small userscript which displays the status of your suggestions using color codes; , and yet to be reviewed. This allows you to immediately see the status of your suggestions…

duckduckstack - The StackExchange API Doc Autocompleter

NOTE (2nd April, 2012): After an e-mail correspondence with DuckDuckGo's Gabriel W. I decided to take down this project (and remove it from GitHub) due to Terms of Service issues with aggregating s…

Stack Overflow Tag Manager

Hides or fades questions on the home page and main question list which have specified ignored tags; highlights questions which have interesting tags. Preferences are applied in real-time.

v2011-03-11, Jonny Buchanan

Drag+Drop image uploader for Chat

Drag and Drop images into chat! In any chat window, simply drag and drop an image to anywhere in the window to upload it. Bonus! - the image will not be automatically sent, allowing you to edit you…

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…

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…

PPCG Sandbox Viewer

A unified viewer for the PPCG sandbox

SmokePreview - A chat addon for the SmokeDetector

SmokePreview A Greasemonkey script to add a preview to chat messages of the SmokeDetector. Messages which are deleted while loading the preview will get a opacity of 50% to make clear that this i…

Enhance Google search by incorporating Stack Overflow

This is a userscript for browsers (Chrome/Firefox) which can give you an overview of your programming-related search. The detailed functions are listed below: Spot the programming term in your Go…

ArtOfChatbot + Chat API - a customisable chatbot

ArtOfChatbot is a two-part creation: a basic chatbot script, and an API to customise it. It is designed to be: completely in-browser easy to run easy to extend (with some JS knowledge) You can …

Porkchat: A Chrome extension with lots of chat tweaks!

Porkchat is a Chrome extension that bundles together a lot of scripts I have written for Stack Exchange chat over the years. It is fully configurable - each individual script can be enabled/disable…

Chat mass-unstar script

We from the Python room like to have a clean list of starred messages, so only relevant and really liked messages stay on the starred list forever. In order to do that, we unstar messages from time…

Chat Starred Images Expander

The Thing This handy little userscript will turn images starred in chat into little thumbnails under the star list. Current features: Oneboxed images in chat will become thumbnails. Add or re…

Stack Overflow app for Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1

About Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 don't have a StackOverflow app and I would like to create one for both the platforms. Aim: To create an app that can be used to browse through the questions …

Collection of time-saving bookmarklets for Stack Exchange sites

My Bookmarklets for Stack Exchange is a collection of 20+ simple bookmarklets for specific tasks that could be done through the interface, but would take longer. Some of them use API, others parse …

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.

Greyscale MSE Favicon

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

Code Golf SE answer sorter

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

Bookmarklet to show deleted messages in chat

The following bookmarklet lets mods and room owners 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 …

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…

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 …

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 …

Underlined post links

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

JSBeautifier shortcut

This userscript adds a shortcut (CTRL+SHIFT+B) to beautify the selected JavaScript code using the same engine that also runs jsbeautifier.org. You can find the source on GitHub (feel free to fork,…

[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…

Display a clock in the user bar

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

Stack Exchange WYSIWYG Editor

Markdown is great! But WYSIWYG editors are really useful - no waste of screen space by having the preview underneath what you're typing, no accidents with markdown: You see what you get! So, I made…

Script to add a “Related Tags” module for search on all Stack Exchange sites

Add a "Related Tags" module to the sidebar for Search results.

Convert Ctrl-space to non-break-space (for FL&U)

This is a mini-script to convert Ctrl+Space to a non-break-space (0x160, not &nbsp;). You can copy-paste the code below (if you want to change the includes, for example), or check out the gist…

Unhide the Ignored Tags Hider

This is a simple Greasemonkey script which unhides the checkbox which allows you to hide questions with ignored tags.

Shows a link to the review page in the top link bar

A super simple script that adds a review link to the top link bar. Download install script or view source Platform Has been tested with greasemonkey/Firefox on Mac OS X SnowLeopard and Windows …

Side By Side Editing

This userscript adds a button to the editor toolbar ('Toggle Side-By-Side Editing') so you can view the preview and markdown side by side when asking or answering a question or when editing an exis…

Stack Snippets Console

SE recently added "Stack Snippets" -- running JavaScript, CSS, and HTML code snippets. These are great, except for one problem. I made a request for a console to be added, so that we don't have to…

Get a list of posts you've voted on that have been edited

Many posts over the years have asked for ways to systematically ensure up- and down-votes are as up-to-date as the posts they were cast on, whether by notifying as soon as a post was edited, or by …