When I print a Stack Overflow question, the votes each answer has is not getting printed. As a result, I was not able to differentiate a postive voted answer and a negative voted answer.

This is also the case with accepted answer.

Is this intentional or am I missing something here?


Use StackPrinter to print a question.

It was developed specifically to overcome the limitations of printing out questions and answers directly from the site.

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    @sys: *cough* biased *cough* ;) – Jon Seigel Sep 21 '10 at 4:04

This is intentional. In the stylesheet you'll find the following rule:


Which hides all the votes. This includes the accepted answer check mark.

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    Why is this intentional ? I think this is a necessary feature. – The King Sep 7 '10 at 12:15
  • Order of the answers will by default be highest voted down with accepted up top. You can use a marker pen to real-world the checkmark you think works best too. Offline interaction. @the – random Sep 7 '10 at 12:24

You can work-around this by using a browser screenshot as mentioned in this SU question, allowing you to print the question just the way it is displayed at your screen.

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