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Confused about the thing you get at 1000 rep [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Where is the FAQ? Show Total Votes (or Up/Down Votes) 1000 Show total up and down vote counts What does that mean?
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Are we going to be able to easily see the separate up-votes and down-votes on a post? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Show Total Votes (or Up/Down Votes) This has been asked before on UserVoice, but I'll ask it here as well. Currently the "votes" reported against a post are the net votes ...
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Update meta with all the features of SO [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Show Total Votes (or Up/Down Votes) I know, I know. This is a question for meta.meta.stackoverflow.com but common :) I like being able to see how many up-votes / ...
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Separate numbers/score for positive and negative votes for each question or answer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Show Total Votes (or Up/Down Votes) I think it would be better to have separate numbers showing upvotes and downvotes so that its clear on how many upvotes/downvotes are ...
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Hidden features of Stack Exchange?

What are some features of this site that you consider "hidden"? For example, I didn't know about the RSS feeds until Jeff Atwood and Joel Spolsky discussed them on the podcast.
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, but a Stack Exchange developer changes the Accepted ...
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6answers
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Please enable low-rep users to easily breakout up and down votes on their own questions

I know once you get a certain amount of reputation, you can see the total up and down votes for questions. Well, my proposal is to always be able to see this on your own questions and answers. You can ...
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What happened to the “Return to answer” link?

Maybe I'm having a premature senior moment, but I'm sure that when editing an answer there used to be a link to the existing answer - which I used to use to bring up the original question in a ...
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Would it be better to have voting counts open on meta?

Down voting or up voting is very clear on Stack Overflow. But in some questions on meta it's very confusing (to me). For example, this question: OP asks a very interesting question, then gets ...
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How are people supposed to get the “higher” privileges on Meta without detracting from SO contribution? [closed]

I just noticed as I was reading through the privileges section, that it is much more difficult to achieve the necessary reputation for privileges on meta than on the trilogy sites themselves. Take for ...
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1answer
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Why is it a privilege to view vote counts?

Just curious, why is there a required privilege (especially one as high as 1000) to view vote counts for a post? It's not like someone can mess up a post by just viewing the vote counts. Is it just to ...
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Generating reputation through downvotes

In a previous discussion, the general consensus was that whether or not to upvote is, for most people and most questions, a function of the number of existing votes. To put it another way, the number ...
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Is my Chrome extension unethically circumventing SE privileges?

I built a Google Chrome extension that queries the SE API for the up/down vote count for a question or answer and then plugs that information into the appropriate vote score. Really, it looks and ...
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3answers
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Why prevent people from seeing upvote/downvote count if they can find out using the data explorer or the API?

There are some sites that I don't yet have 1,000 rep on (including meta), which means I cannot see the upvote/downvote breakdown. There were some posts that I was curious about, so I pieced together ...
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Stack Overflow Outage [closed]

As a result of power loss at the PEAK data center as posted on our blog our SQL instance was shut down unexpectedly. SQL Server was unable to recover using dbcc checkdb and we decided to restore from ...

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