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Should all linked accounts get the 100 bonus?
Linked account +100 rep bonus also applied to account with 200

I know that people with 200 points or more on stackoverflow, gets 100 bonus points when logs in other stack exchange forum.

But happens that I not only got 100 points at programmers, I also got them in stack overflow. Is that a bug? If I go to my reputation page on stackoverflow I cant see this 100 bonus points being tracked there as all my other pointers earned are.


No, it's not a bug. You get that 100 rep so you can post answers, and chat and all that because you are already a trusted SE user.

I'm guessing your question will be downvoted, though, because it's already been asked before on MSO...

  • No downvote, just closing as duplicate. :) – Shadow The Vaccinated Wizard Nov 7 '11 at 12:46
  • I wonder why I get 100 rep on my STACKOVERFLOW account. I understand that I should get those 100 rep on the other site, but why on Stackoverflow? – Renato Gama Nov 7 '11 at 14:02
  • @ShadowWizard, he was lucky :-) – GUI Junkie Nov 7 '11 at 15:19
  • @RenatoGama, on SO, as a kind of reward for 'good' conduct. – GUI Junkie Nov 7 '11 at 15:19
  • RenatoGama - SO is part of the linked accounts. You get it only once though, it's not like you'll get 100 more in SO when linking another account. Hope it's more clear now? @JunkIE (pun intended ;)) - nah, don't think luck is involved. Believe me, if people wanted to downvote, we would have already seen it. :-) – Shadow The Vaccinated Wizard Nov 7 '11 at 15:24
  • @ShadowWizard, great pun, I'm on Ubuntu 11.10 with Firefox 7 – GUI Junkie Nov 7 '11 at 18:14
  • Hi, Already i have 920 reputations, suddenly it changed to 100 – PREMKUMAR May 4 '13 at 4:59
  • @PREMKUMAR, take it up with the moderators of the site. You should be able to merge your accounts. – GUI Junkie May 5 '13 at 9:59
  • Hi,Please tell me how to merge my accounts?. Please guide me – PREMKUMAR May 6 '13 at 4:10
  • @PREMKUMAR, I've flagged your comment so a moderator can look at your account. Cheers. – GUI Junkie May 6 '13 at 19:02
  • @PREMKUMAR, here's the correct Q&A meta.stackexchange.com/questions/18232/… – GUI Junkie May 6 '13 at 19:04
  • @GUIJunkie Nothing to see here with PremKumar; he was deleted due to many rule violations and came back here yesterday playing stupid about it. He's all taken care of ;) – Andrew Barber May 6 '13 at 20:24

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