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I just realized that answers that have 0 scores are ordered before other answers that have one or more votes. Is this a new feature to promote new answers or a bug?



Answer ordering bug

Another answer ordering bug

marked as duplicate by Shadow The Princess Wizard, David Z, ɥʇǝS, Martijn Pieters, 3ventic Nov 9 '14 at 17:15

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  • How many screenshots did u use to create these ones? – nicael Nov 9 '14 at 15:47
  • @nicael, there are browser extensions that allow grabbing the entire page at once. – brasofilo Nov 9 '14 at 15:58
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    @InfiniteRecursion I think it was a good lesson, and you deserve the repz. – totymedli Nov 9 '14 at 17:40
  • @nicael I used Nimbus for Firefox. – totymedli Nov 9 '14 at 17:42

You have sorted by "active". Sort by "votes" instead.

Sort by votes

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    Ooooh. What a fail... – totymedli Nov 9 '14 at 14:20
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    @totymedli you probably misclicked at some point without noticing, the selection is permanent, so it's really not trivial. Happens to the best! :) – Shadow The Princess Wizard Nov 9 '14 at 14:23
  • @ShadowWizard Now I look like a noob (._. ) and I can't even wash away this shame from my questions list with a delete button. – totymedli Nov 9 '14 at 14:24
  • Well this is a dupe after all so you can flag for mod attention, @totymedli, and they might agree to delete if you really want. (or ProgramFOX can simply delete the answer, giving up the repz, then you can delete yourself) – Shadow The Princess Wizard Nov 9 '14 at 14:28
  • @ShadowWizard I don't want to takeway his repz. The misfortune of one is the luck of the other. – totymedli Nov 9 '14 at 14:29
  • @ShadowWizard I'm not able to because my answer is accepted. It's now up to totymedli whether they unaccept my answer or keep it. – ProgramFOX Nov 9 '14 at 14:31
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    @ProgramFOX It was a good lesson. But your and InfiniteRecursion's attitude on placing the community before your rep and your kindness is a honor for me, so thanks! – totymedli Nov 9 '14 at 17:52
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    @totymedli You're welcome! – ProgramFOX Nov 9 '14 at 17:53

You can sort by:

  • Active: Recently modified one will be towards the top

  • Oldest: First posted answers will be towards the top

  • Votes: Posts will be sorted by votes in descending order. Answers with more votes will appear towards the top.

Select the "votes" tab to sort the answers by votes.

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