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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.

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

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

SE like I like it userscript

This Greasemonkey / Tampermonkey script mimics the behavior of Notepad++ with keyboard navigation and indents in edit boxes, and adds double-click to select all in code blocks.

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…

Auto-Add A Comment When Closing

Automatically adds a comment when closing a question, with the text taken directly from the close reason you chose, so that the OP can see why their question may be being downvoted, and improve it,…

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.

Show User Accept Rates

This simple user script restores the display of a user's question accept rate on questions they ask. Known Issues: New: In Firefox, throws a "no element found" error and fails to display any…

Question Close Notifier - a userscript to notify you when one of your questions close somewhere on the network

This simple userscript checks all of your accounts across the Stack Exchange network, and informs you if a question of yours has closed. Because SE refuse to do so :(

QuickComment: comment shortcuts to cut down on tedium

QuickComment will automatically replace $STIENAME with the site's name (ex. Stack Apps), $SITEURL with its URL (ex., and $USERNAME with the name of the user whose post you are commen…

Creating personal applications using Stack Overflow/Stack Exchange API

I want to create an application to read Stack Overflow notifications on my device. My question: what should I provide in the OAuth Domain and Application website fields while registering the …

Transmogrify offtopic MSO posts

Lets one deal with offtopic posts easily, the Calvin&Hobbes way!

Chat Starred Images Expander (aka StarScript)

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…

ChatterBox - user script that adds inbox integration to Stack Exchange Chat!

ChatterBox adds an "inbox" button to the chat interface.

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 …

Stack Exchange References

Stack Exchange References What is it? Stack Exchange References is a userscript for easily putting in references in answers and questions. Description In the top bar of any answer or question on…

Stack Exchange Editor Extra: a userscript to add extra features to the Markdown Editor

Stack Exchange Editor Extra A userscript which adds extra features to the default SE Markdown Editor. Extra features: Insert code with Ace Editor (alt + a) Find & Replace (with modifiers) (…

QuickComment2: Automatic keyboard-only comment snippets

This is a vastly improved version of QuickComment: comment shortcuts to cut down on tedium. See that post for more information. See the Github repo for instructions on how to install and use Quick…

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 whate…

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…

View up and down votes, for everybody

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

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 n…

v2.0, H.B.

Inline editor regardless of reputation

The following simple script provides an ability to edit any posts inline regardless of reputation (works if logged out also). Download / view code Screenshot from there:

Cursor decorations based on the April Fool's 2019 theme?

I've really enjoyed the April Fool's theme this year, most of all the cursor decoration. Could someone create a user script for me that activates the decoration everywhere on the network (chat can …

Edit summary options

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

Wilson confidence rating calculator

Calculates Wilson confidence ratings for Stack Exchange posts

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 …

Chat audio enhancements

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

Alt Text to Hover Text

When you add an image using Markdown, you are allowed to enter a description: ![This is an image]( On Stack Exchange sites, this description is reserved for use as alt text …

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"…

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 …

Good looking, higher quality Stack Exchange flairs!

Higher quality flair for your Stack Exchange accounts. Want a flair like this? Or this: Or even this? It's easy! Simply use this URL: …

Real time questions for any Stack Exchange site

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

Blur the topbar’s background

This stylesheet will make the background of the topbar show a blurred version of the contents below it. Note that I was unable to make the search box transparent (the icon was invisible), and I cou…

Hat Overflow - Show number of Winterbash hats at a glance

Adds a Winterbash hat-count to every user's signature.

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.

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.

Hide the Community Bulletin

Do you ever find yourself spending too much time on Meta and not enough time answering "real" questions? This script will hide links to per-site metas from the Community Bulletin, which is a main …

Regional 12-hour timestamps

This script displays timestamps based on your timezone in 12-hour format. This is pretty convenient for anyone who doesn't want to convert UTC to their timezone. Requires Tampermonkey or Greasemonk…

Title Case All Question Titles Everywhere!

Because some like it like that: @namespace url(; @-moz-document regexp("*||||||…

Show/Hide spoilers on any site

Show and hide the spoilers on any Stack Exchange site

Add Timeline and Revisions Links (v2)

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

StackExchange – Expand Hidden Comments

In principle that what Expand all comments script does, but with two major differences: Scrolls the page back to the initial target of the corresponding link you selected (i.e. to question, quest…