I just tried to upload a 5kB GIF image to the question I'm composing but it is still saying 'Uploading ...' even after more than one minute!

  • $\begingroup$ This is of course a request for the team; my advice is to keep trying closing them, it will eventually work. $\endgroup$
    – user88
    Commented Jul 25, 2011 at 10:21
  • $\begingroup$ note that it works on meta.stats $\endgroup$
    – Tomas
    Commented Jul 25, 2011 at 11:05
  • $\begingroup$ I merged three questions that, although not identical, were just manifestations of the same problem and have exactly the same solution. $\endgroup$
    – whuber Mod
    Commented Jul 25, 2011 at 16:00

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It was due to Adblock Plus Firefox plugin! When I disabled it for this particular site, the problem dissapeared!

Note that I hadn't this problem with Stack Overflow site, which is quite confusing so I didn't come to the idea it could be caused by Adblock Plus.

  • $\begingroup$ You have more reputation on SO, so you probably see no ads. On stats.SE with less reputation you are served ads and this is why you got the problem. $\endgroup$
    – mpiktas
    Commented Jul 29, 2011 at 11:30

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