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Use this tag to post a userscript that operates on Stack Exchange sites and/or uses the Stack Exchange API. For questions about user scripting and Stack Exchange, or its API, use the [scripts] tag instead. Scripts are usually JavaScript and usually browser extensions/userscripts. For other tools, the [app] tag may be more appropriate.

Stack Snippet Lag Fixer

Inspired by this question on SO Meta. Sometimes, when posting or editing posts with one or more Stack Snippets, the editor requires a lot of resources to continuously re-render the post preview. Ty…

View up and down votes, for everybody

Lets everybody click to view the up/down split of a post's score, regardless of reputation.

Stack Reminder - Remind Yourself About Posts

Stack Reminder allows you to save questions/answers to a special list, each with their own custom flag to remind you why you wanted the reminder in the first place. This tool is a great resource w…

Stack Sidebar Time

Makes a binary clock based on the Stack Overflow logo appear in the sidebar

SEDE User ID Autofiller

autofills user IDs in SEDE queries

'Saviour' of Lost Souls

'Saviour' of Lost Souls Meta sites, but especially Meta Stack Exchange, see a lot of 'lost souls', users who have no idea that they're on Meta (e.g. because of a suboptimal email or a Stack Overfl…

Replace badge icons with rubber ducks

Badges are bland, you deserve ducks.

Bonfire Unread Count: Add the unread messages count to the favicon

Add the unread messages count to the favicon on Bonfire

v0.1.2, g3rv4

Automatically add OP's name in comments on StackExchange sites

Automatically add OP's name in comments on StackExchange sites Converts [user] in a comment to be posted to the OP's username. Originally created to allow comment snippets with [user] included to …

Rejected Suggested Edits

Rejected Suggested Edits

Duplicate Target Manager

Description This is a userscript that lets you mark questions as commonly used duplicate targets, and replaces the default question search in the close dialog with one that searches through your m…

Improved Tag Popup

adds links to view and edit the full tag information in new tag popup

Stack Overflow Dark Theme

Dark theme for Stack Overflow

Unstar/unpin for room owners from a transcript

Let Room Owners unstar or unpin a message from the chat transcript

v0.1, rene

Remove Jobs and Teams from Stack Overflow

Remove all Jobs- and Teams-related stuff from Stack Overflow, making the main focus Q/A

Reorderable favorite tags - drag & drop ordering for the Watched tag sidebar

maintain and customize the ordering of your favorite / Watched tags

Tampermonkey script to hide New Contributor Indicator

// ==UserScript== // @name Contributor indicator cutter // @namespace // @version 0.1 // @author Suvitruf // @match *://*/questions/* // @match…

StackOverflow CodeBox Options

This Greasemonkey script adds options to StackOverflow to expand answer box expand code box resize code font size widen the entire page remove sidebar Source:…

Floating vote buttons (script)

Tampermonkey script that brings back an old Stack Exchange feature which never made it out of beta: // ==UserScript== // @name Sticky post vote buttons // @namespace http://tampermonkey…

Comment Flag Type Colours

Visually highlight different types of comment flags everywhere.

Expand all comments script

Automatically show more comments

Comment Flag Dialog Bugfix

Up to 200 characters of excerpt

Advanced Search Helper, Saved Search (Bookmarks), and Navigation Improvements

Advanced Search Helper when search box is focused. Bookmark search queries for reuse. Other navigation improvements.

Stack Overflow layout optimized for 800x600 resolution

You got a small monitor? No problem! Install this user style to browse Stack Overflow without having to zoom out.   DOWNLOAD NOW FOR FREE!   (From

StackExchange Hot Network Questions page icon size fix

As you might have noticed, some icons are huge and others are tiny on the StackExchange HNQ page (aka the main page). Here's a userscript that fixes this issue: // ==UserScript== // @name …

Top Navigation Bar script

The following script for Tampermonkey (Chrome) or Greasemonkey (Firefox) will add the links which have been moved to the new sidebar design to the top of the page. Make sure you also hide the sideb…

Bulk flag comments

I often go through my previous questions on SO/SE and find a lot of them have long resolved discussions. Ideally, I should raise a post flag and say "all comments below are obsolete; please delete"…

VisualCrumbs - StackExchange Visual Changes

I created this script because I wanted to customize my personal use of Stack Overflow (And such Stack Exchange sites) to be more visually appealing to me and give me a little bit of functionality t…

Markdown Shortcuts for StackExchange - insert latex commands quickly by keybindings

This userscript gives users quick key bindings to speed up the process of editing mathjax/chem/etc. into posts. Example usage: Pressing Alt+I would insert \pi directly. Pressing Alt+R would inse…

Automated ROT13 spoiler comments

Spoilers get used pretty heavily on Puzzling.SE, and people have taken to using rot13 in comments (and chat) since there's no official spoiler mark-up outside of questions/answers. That's annoying,…

Comment keyboard shortcuts

This userscript adds keyboard shortcuts to StackExchange comments. The default ones are: Ctrl+B (bold), Ctrl+I (italic), Ctrl+K (code), and Ctrl+L (link). You can yourself extend this with more cus…

Fix chat.SE and chat.SO main page minimum width

Use this to get rid of the annoying horizontal scrollbar on chat.SE and chat.SO main pages. The rest of the design is already adaptive and just works. @-moz-document domain("…

Chat vertical window mode − hide the entire sidebar when window gets narrow

If you're trying to chat in a very narrow window, you probably don't need the sidebar anyway. And toggling that script every time is inconvenient. Now you can install this style: @media screen and…

Makyen development & testing (Placeholder)

This is a placeholder for me to do development, testing and personal use. The intent is that no applications will be released beyond my own use using the credentials associated with this placeholder.

You've Earned This Badge, but when and where?

You've Earned This Badge, but when and where? This userscript turns the checkmarks in the badge list (which indicate you've earned a specific badge) to links to your personal badge page, where you…

StackExchange link newtaber - Open links from questions and answers in new tab

this script opens links from posts and answers in the new tab instead of annoying in-place opening

Image Proxier - Replace and collate images on StackOverflow

This will replace all links from ["", ""] with links from "" (by default, this can be changed relatively easy). This will …

Incremental Markdown Preview for Stack Exchange

Incremental Markdown Preview is a user script that modifies the Stack Exchange live Markdown preview pane to minimize the number of HTML elements that need to be replace every time the preview is u…

Stack Exchange Global Review Summary

Global Review Summary This script adds a 'reviews' tab to your network profile, which will show your review totals across the network. Installation Install the userscript with this direct lin…

Why No Bounty? userscript

Inspired by this feature request by Shadow Wizard, I wrote a simple userscript (direct install link) which checks most of the reasons why you can't start a bounty, and displays that information on …

Reading time for each post

Some Question and Answers can get lengthy and you only know when you're going to spend too much time once you're half way. This userscript will add the approximate reading time at the top of each…


Style any SE site like Stack Overflow

Top-navigation choices

Top navigation your way. Add new top bar options: Move drop-down buttons (left, right, center); adjust height; add a dark theme for SO/MSO; merge site-switcher with logo; global sticky; and more.

RepAdvisor - A Basic Tool For Farming Reputation

Almost all of us Stack Overflow users want to earn more reputation. However, we don't have all the time in the world to answer questions. RepAdvisor is a bookmarklet that predicts how much reputati…

StackTimer: Set post-specific timers on Stack Exchange sites

Set post-specific timers that notify you through the top bar of any Stack Exchange site.

v0.3.0, Aurora0001

Enhanced Review Stats for Reviews

SEReviewStats Provides enhanced stats on the Stack Exchange Review pages Close, Reopen, Late Answers, First Posts & Low Quality Posts Features Shows additional information on the Close, Reo…

Reputation-based filter for search results

This userscript filters search results on Stack Exchange sites by reputation of the asker. To use it, add a search parameter such as is:25 where 25 is the minimum reputation required. Since the sea…

Review Assistance 1.0

Review Assistance 1.0 is a script designed to help you review the Close Vote Queue and Reopen Vote Queue in Stack Overflow only. In future, we will look forward to add it's support to all SE sites…