I can't see the 'last activity' field after editing my question.

I mean the field on the right-hand-side that lists your question as active today, active yesterday , active 2 days ago, etc.

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As you can see there is no such field on my question.

But there is such a field on other questions:

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Can anyone tell me why it isn't there? Is this a bug perhaps?

  • I had tested on another computer !
    – Cataclysm
    Dec 11 '13 at 9:54
  • What is 'active duration', exactly? Do you have an example of a question that has what you are missing here? Dec 11 '13 at 9:55
  • @Richard Tingle I mean as "Active today , Active yesterday , Active 2 days ago ....etc"
    – Cataclysm
    Dec 11 '13 at 9:56
  • That only shows up if there are answers as well. Dec 11 '13 at 9:58
  • @Martijn Pieters do you mean like that "this message will appear after getting one comment or an answer " ?
    – Cataclysm
    Dec 11 '13 at 10:00
  • @Cataclysm: Since your question here had comments but no such link, I corrected my statement. Dec 11 '13 at 10:06

The 'activity' field only shows up if there are multiple posts on the page. In other words, only when there are answers will there be a 'active: relative or absolute date' entry on the right-hand side.

This field is there to help you home in on which of the posts (the question or one of the answers) last changed.

Take your question here for example. Before I posted this answer, there was no 'active' field present. Now that I posted it, the field showed up. The same applies to the sample question you linked to; there is an answer on that question too.

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