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Cannot use @name in my comment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I just commented on a question and I tried to add @BDuelz: in front of it but it got truncated. How come?
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1answer
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Editing comment doesn't work when only a reference to user is added [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? It happened to me twice already that I forgot to put an @author in my comment to notify the answerer of my comment. When I ...
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Why do I need a space when I reply to a comment after a @? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? Assume that I got a response (answer or comment) from user e.g. John X. Most of the times when I want to reply to him and ...
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What happened to @username in comments? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I just added a comment in response to someone else's comment and found the @username stripped out of the comment. What gives? ...
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1answer
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Can't address this user in a comment [duplicate]

I just noticed some weird behaviour which I don't really understand. Maybe a bug, or is it just something I didn't get yet? I'm refereing to this question: Porting code from Unix using Visual Studio ...
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Referring to someone named “Chris” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I just stumbled upon an intriguing problem. The asker of this question has the username Chris Flynn. In the comments on the ...
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1answer
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Commenting bug when commenting to a particular person [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? Whenever I try to start a comment (either new comment or editing existing) with: @Robert: blah blah blah and then save ...
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0answers
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Can't use the @nickname statement in comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do comment @replies work? Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? in the last couple of days, when I wrote comments on stackoverflow and tried to reply to a ...
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0answers
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What patterns are used to determine if a comment @-addresses the post's author? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What happened to my @ salutation? Out of curiosity, what kind of pattern is being used here. It worked beautifully when I made a comment like: @poster - blah blah and ...
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0answers
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@username disappears in comment. [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? In Stack Overflow, when I try to add @username in comments to reply to a particular user's comments, the @username disappears ...
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0answers
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What are the rules for removing @username? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I noticed that @username is now being automatically removed from comments. Is this supposed to happen if a comment is directly ...
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0answers
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Is the @Name in Comments not functioning? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I was commenting on my question How to return Specific Class types without a large Select/Switch and usually I can enter the ...
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308answers
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Formatting Sandbox

As per Jeff's suggestion in this comment: You can use this question as a formatting sandbox. You can edit this question itself (Community Wiki questions such as this one require 100 reputation ...
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6answers
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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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11answers
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Don't remove the @ part of my comment

Recently I posted a comment on Stack Overflow on an answer by (say) Felix. He replied to the comment, and when replying to him I started my comment with "@Felix". Stack Overflow stripped that ...

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