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How do comments work?

No, I don't ask about how to answer a question, but make a comment on people's question or answer. I didn't see any comment button.

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marked as duplicate by ChrisF, Pops, Adam Aug 3 '12 at 21:07

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well, this is weird. Because, now I see the 'add comment' button :( – ariefbayu Aug 21 '09 at 22:32
You're always able to comment on and edit your own questions, regardless of reputation. – Bill the Lizard Aug 22 '09 at 1:17
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I updated the /faq to clarify this point.

you can always comment on your questions and answers, and any answers to questions you've asked, even with 1 rep.

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OK. So how do I add a comment, or question about a comment, if I'm not reputable enough yet. IOW, I want to ask a question about the third answer (the animated graphic) of…. – Jeff Jan 29 '12 at 23:49
@jeff see answer at – Jeff Atwood Jan 30 '12 at 3:52

You need 50 rep to post on other people's questions and answers on other people's questions. You can comment on answers to your own questions.

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not quite, you can comment on any post you own, and any answer to a question you've asked. – Jeff Atwood Oct 21 '09 at 9:07

You need at least 50 rep to comment

edit: or at least at one time you did...

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ah, I see now. thank you. – ariefbayu Aug 21 '09 at 22:34

It's 50 rep to comment on SO, 1 to comment at MSO. We have low standards here. We even let TheTXI be a moderator, so it shows you how seriously we take this place.

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We haven't lowered yet enough to make you a mod, though. – TheTXI Aug 21 '09 at 22:37
@TXI: Lord help us all when we stoop to that level. – Eric Aug 21 '09 at 22:38
haha, nothing personal. I don't who is the moderator, as long he is fair enough with the power he got. – ariefbayu Aug 21 '09 at 22:41
There aren't enough waffles in the world. – TheTXI Aug 21 '09 at 22:41
damn it, typo T_T. What Imean is "...I don't care who is..." – ariefbayu Aug 21 '09 at 22:42
@silent: No worries, just ignore us. @TXI: You get paid in waffles?! DAMMIT, you could never afford me! – Eric Aug 21 '09 at 22:43
+1 nice burn lol – nbv4 Aug 23 '09 at 11:41

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