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why I can't vote up to myself BUT vote down ? I have a try then my question is voted down . WHY?

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You can't vote yourself down. –  Pëkka Oct 29 '12 at 16:20
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Probably someone downvoted your post the same moment when you tried to upvote it. –  Goran Jovic Oct 29 '12 at 16:21

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The most likely situation is that someone else downvoted you as you were attempting to upvote yourself.

  • You gain the ability to upvote people at a reptutation of 15 (you have 6, you can't cast votes on anybody currently)
  • You gain the ability to downvote people at 125 rep (which 6 isn't even close)
  • And you will never gain the ability to vote on your own questions/answers/comments
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Just for reference, you can cast closevotes, reopen votes, and delete votes on your posts with the correct amount of rep. –  hexafraction Oct 29 '12 at 16:25
    
@obsessiveSSO, that hardly applies to him (he has 6 rep) –  Grammar Oct 29 '12 at 16:32

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