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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.

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.

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…

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…

Old [M]SO Favicon

For those who like their bars substantial.

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…

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…

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

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,left:b,display:"none"}).appendTo("body"…

SO Live! — live updates to your reputation score

Announce reputation updates as they happen at the top of every Stack Exchange site. Watch your reputation climb up — live!

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…

AutoReviewComments - Pro-forma comments for SE

No more re-typing the same comments over and over! This script adds a little 'auto' link next to all comments boxes. When you click the link, you see a popup with 6 configurable auto-comments (can…

SE Chat Modifications — Keyboard navigation and commands for chat

Make chat even more awesome by adding in extensible commands and keyboard navigation

SEScripts - A Bunch of Scripts

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

MathJax Buttons

Mathjax Buttons adds convenient buttons and keyboard shortcuts for those who use MathJax on SE

Code Golf SE answer sorter

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

Confirm Review Approval

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

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…

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.

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 …

Ping New Mod Flags

This userscript will alert new mod flags 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 restrict it t…

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), …

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.

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.

<kbd> markup shortcuts

Makes using the <kbd> tag a snap! This is a cross-browser userscript that adds a button and a keyboard shortcut that operate in the same manner as the other SE, editing buttons.

Edit summary options

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

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…

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.

Better handling of indentation and the TAB key when editing posts

This user script changes the behavior of a few keys (most notably the Tab key) within the post editor to behave more like it does in IDEs or text editors

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.

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…

SE Comment Link Helper

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

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.

Stack Exchange Topbar Tools

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

cv-pls Helper Chrome Extension

cv-pls Helper makes the process of closing questions easier on Stack Overflow. There are a lot of 'bad' questions being asked and to help reduce the noise these questions should be closed as fast a…

v0.14.0, PeeHaa

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…

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…

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 …

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.

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…

Threaded comments

Display comments on questions and answers in conversation threads instead of linearly

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…

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.

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…

Always Be Closing

Gist: Description: A userscript that adds easy to reach and use buttons for the most common closure tasks. As configured,…

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

Put the main link back where it belongs

v1.0, Undo

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

Real time questions for any Stack Exchange site

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