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I was wondering what the most upvoted question on stackoverflow is. And are there any official lists for me to look through for the most upvoted questions and/or answears?

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Sort the question list by votes - BAMM you got it :P –  Lix Jun 11 '12 at 19:57
    
Oh, I hoped somebody would say "make it this one" like the guy who asked about the most downvoted :( –  Magakahn Jun 11 '12 at 19:58
    
You were trying to get upvotes by asking what question had the most upvotes? –  Lix Jun 11 '12 at 20:00
    
@Lix I think, had Magakahn succeeded, the world would have imploded. Or exploded. Or anti-ploded. Or something. –  Andrew Barber Jun 11 '12 at 20:02
    
Haha, its always fun to read questions from @Magakahn. Always ask questions similar too this to get upvotes ;) –  Ukjent Jun 11 '12 at 20:06

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up vote 17 down vote accepted

Click on the question tab and then sort the list by votes -

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This answer has not just one, but two hand-drawn circles, plus a double-arrow line! –  Andrew Barber Jun 11 '12 at 20:00
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And its a CW so feel free... ;) –  Lix Jun 11 '12 at 20:00
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Note that this doesn't show deleted questions, like the database query I posted does. Not sure if that matters to the OP. –  Richard J. Ross III Jun 11 '12 at 20:30
    
@ric - deleted questions (until deemed otherwise) don't and shouldn't matter to the general public of users. They were deemed not worthy (in their current form) for the community. 10+Kers on the other hand... well... I don't have to tell you :P –  Lix Jun 11 '12 at 20:43

Here is a database query you can use to check top questions.

SELECT Score, Title from Posts Where Score > 1000 AND PostTypeId = 1 ORDER BY Score DESC

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