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The vote count displayed in the reputation tab is wrong if the answer gets accepted. The acceptance of the answer counts as a vote.

That might be by-design, but I think it's confusing.

For example it lists:

+75 1 hour ago 7 votes C# - Static readonly strings — possible to run into multithread issues?

But that answer is +6|-0. It's the same for all my accepted answers.

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I am not positive about this, but certainly seems this is by-design. –  Marcelo Jun 16 '11 at 21:43
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up vote 3 down vote accepted

This is correct in the "by post view", it is an "accept vote" that happens, and making that particular thing any clearer would cost some valuable real-estate.

However there was room for improvement, if you got a bounty or accept on that post, we'll give it some nice styling to quickly indicate that, you can now see this styling ion your profile.

If the answer was awarded a bounty or accepted answer (bounty wins in a fight), you'll see this styling:

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you just wanted to show off the +970, didn't you ;) –  Lorem Ipsum Jun 17 '11 at 16:43
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@yoda - I've only won a few bounties ever, it was the easiest to find in the rep list –  Nick Craver Jun 17 '11 at 17:38
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