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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…

Vertically Resizable Textareas

Makes Stack Exchange's textareas vertically resizable.

v1.1, sudo

Show Post Score Breakdown Early Script

Allows you to click the vote score and get the break-down just like with the established user privilege. This script does not use the data API but extracts votes from the timeline pages (which make…

v1.0, H.B.

StackPlonk: plonk users you don't want to help anymore

Greasemonkey script allowing to plonk a user you don't want to help anymore

Preview and Text Entry Switcher - Now you can have the preview on top!

Now you can have the preview display above the text entry area simply by installing this small UserScript.

StackExchange Theme Switcher

Inspired by this post. Now you too can enjoy the satisfaction of switching SE's themes at will like the devs do, albeit this affects your browser only: This creates a dropdown at the bottom of t…

BrickJax: Brick Image Replacement for

A script that will allow users to easily insert images of Bricks, with or without links, and also links to sets on various listings sites via simple tags.

Upbar for SE/SO chat

rlemon and myself created a Userscript which moves the userbar on top... so that you can see more stars! UpBar The goal of this project was to gain more space on the sidebar of the StackExchange …

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.

Frequent Message Manager - Easily store and send frequently used messages in chat?

Never waste time trying to find a frequently used message in chat again! This script stores, recalls, and manages commonly used messages for your convenience.

Live Home Page - Never touch the refresh button on the home page of a Stack Exchange site again!

Live Home page is a simple script that continually updates the home page of any Stack Exchange site with new questions and activity.

Infinite Scrolling - [Never Click Another Page Number Again!]

Infinite Scrolling gives you the ability to continue scrolling through multiple pages of answers without ever loading another page. Answers are automatically appended to the current page.

Stack Exchange reputation graph total reputation overlay

Adds a small box to the global reputation graph to indicate the user's total reputation across all sites where the user has at least 200 reputation. Also displays the total "shown" reputation, whic…

Click to expand code regions

Script that allows you to click code regions on stack overflow (or other stack exchange sites) and have it expand to whatever size it needs. Get rid of those pesky scroll bars!

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  ). You can copy-paste the code below (if you want to change the includes, for example), or check out the gist…

Official keyboard shortcuts

The official keyboard shortcuts for the Stack Exchange sites, developed as a user script until ready for inclusion as a regular feature.

Bold and colorful area tags

This script is written for cstheory.SE and MathOverflow. It modifies the way the area tags (tags having . in their names) are displayed. The script is based on Hexadecimal user rep. Download: In…

undercurrent - a few tweaks to the user interface of Stack Overflow

A Google Chrome extension for disabling some of the less attractive UI features on StackOverflow.

Select Code Block Buttons Script

Shows a select-button on mouse over on code-blocks to select the whole block for easier copying. Sorry to not provide a file for download but i am sure you will manage somehow, adjust includes as …

v1.3, H.B.

Collapse Header Script

Only shows the logo and main menu on mouse-over on the top bar. Sorry to not provide a file for download but i am sure you will manage somehow, adjust includes as needed: // ==UserScript== // @na…

v1.1, H.B.

Favourite Tags Numerical Keyboard Shortcuts Script

Another short and simple script, it adds numerical keyboard shortcuts to the favourite tags. Only works on those pages which have the favourite tags on them. The default modifier is Alt but the boo…

v1.1, H.B.

Fitts's Law Favourite Tags Script

For people like myself who fail at hitting things or just want to hit them faster (i use this in combination with the delete button removal script) Sorry to not provide a file for download but i a…

v1.0, H.B.

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.

Display absolute timestamps (in local time)

Converts relative timestamps on StackOverflow to absolute, localized timestamps.

v1.0, Kip

Greasemonkey Script: Show all results from a search, even if they would be hidden by your ignored tags

greasemonkey script to make it so no questions are hidden based on their tags when you are searching I'm currently ignoring the Perl tag because I don't know anything about it, but occasional I wa…

Stack Exchange Deleted Question Viewer [broken]

A user script allowing users with 500+ rep to view deleted questions, if they have a link to them.

SE Chat custom notification sound

Customize the notification sound played in the Stack Exchange chat

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

Increase/Decrease Indentation Buttons for the Editor

Some people, myself included, thought that buttons to adjust the indentation of code blocks would be useful, since apparently such buttons in all likelihood won't be implemented offically i tried t…

v1.1, H.B.

Moderator Annotated User Recent Activity Watch List

Gives moderators the ability to see the activity timeline of recently annotated users directly from the moderator dashboard, without having to go to the user's profile page.

v1.0, nhinkle

Ask Ubuntu Toolbar Buttons - A set of toolbar buttons for Ask Ubuntu that make it easy to insert links to packages, PPAs, etc.

This UserScript adds some buttons to the editing toolbar that allow the following to easily be inserted: Package installation button: Package installation text and icon: stackapplet Manpage l…

Show/Hide spoilers on any site

Show and hide the spoilers on any Stack Exchange site

Stack Overflow UI Translation via Greasemonkey

What is it? Why this project? Every so often, somebody asks on meta "can we allow foreign language contributions to StackOverflow" and a huge debate ensues. However, once upon a time, somebody ob…

SE Comment Link Helper

Converts raw question URLs to title-fied links automatically before submitting a comment

Add Draft Save Links

This is a simple Greasemonkey script which adds Save and Clear buttons for use when composing question/answer drafts.

Unhide the Ignored Tags Hider

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

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.

A userscript to update the page/tab title with the # of unread notifications

Update page/tab title with # of unread notifications.

Hexadecimal user rep

Display user reputation in hexadecimal

v1.0, Kip

Auto-completion of user name for @-replies in comments

Enables auto-completion of username in comments

v1.0, Kip

Unicorn Voting - Bringing the Joy of April 1 All Year 'Round!

A UserScript that restores some of the animations that accompanied April 1, 2011.

Duplicate Question Suggestion Boxes

An UserScript for any Stack Exchange site that makes it extremely simple to check for duplicate questions for a post.

Stack Exchange Side-By-Side Edit and Preview

The Stack Exchange Side-By-Side Editor adds a link to your edit toolbar to enter side-by-side editing mode. Creates a window with just the edit text area and the markdown preview next to each other.

Editor buttons for injecting documentation links

Small user script (.user.js) that adds a few manual buttons. After selecting a word in the answer, the buttons can be used to transform it into a formatted documentation URL. The script tries to de…

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…

SE Editor Toolkit

Looking for Maintainer I have not had the capacity to maintain this project in any meaningful way, but the source code is quite clear and reasonably well documented. If you would be interested to …

Reputation graph

Graph a user's reputation over time

Chat audio enhancements

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

StackExchange™ SuperCollider Freehand Circle™ Editor - [Now supported on EVERY StackExchange site!]

A UserScript for Meta that makes it extremely simple to draw Freehand Circles™ on any image in a post. The script even goes as far as updating the post with the new image for you.