Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 158 Stack Exchange communities.

What is meta?
Here's how it works:
  1. Any Stack Exchange user can ask a question
  2. The community provides support, votes on ideas, and reports bugs
  3. Your voice helps shape the way Stack Exchange operates

Possible Duplicate:
How does accept rate work?

What if I have a question with no answers? If I don't receive an answer, will it affect my Accept Rate?

share|improve this question

marked as duplicate by Michael Petrotta, Yannis, animuson, Bart, Mat Aug 31 '12 at 6:22

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

    
@MichaelPetrotta I don't think it's a duplicate of How accept rate works? It is like asking a question(my question) from any book(How accept rate works)... – Akshay Thakur Aug 31 '12 at 5:23
3  
It asks, and answers, your question, Akshay. I'm afraid I don't understand the rest of your comment. – Michael Petrotta Aug 31 '12 at 5:25
up vote 5 down vote accepted

No. It does not count questions with no answers. Look at the accept rate of this OP's question. It's accept rate is 40%. Now hover to his accept rate it shows the following tool tip:

this user has accepted an answer for 4 of 10 eligible questions.

Now look at his questions tab. There are 13 questions. Where three questions have no answers. So accept rate is counted without questions with no answers.

share|improve this answer
3  
Don't get "unanswered" confused with "without any answers." – Mystery Aug 31 '12 at 5:36
    
Thanks hims056. :) – Akshay Thakur Aug 31 '12 at 11:06

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .