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Is it possible to import comments into a chat room without the link appearing? [duplicate]

Question: For an answer on a stack exchange site with say 8 comments, how can I / is it possible to import the comments into a chat room? Background: I was helping with a question and made several ...
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Option to continue a discussion in chat [duplicate]

I would like to invite someone in a comments discussion underneath an answer to continue in Chat, but it doesn't seem to be a problem of that it is "Let us continue this discussion in chat" ...
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Add option to invite users to chat from comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should “move-to-chat” be provided on demand (as a button perhaps)? I just found myself beginning to delve into a long comment thread over in Gaming.SE, where the ...
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Creating and linking chat rooms to questions [duplicate]

Sometimes I'd like to discuss some ideas related to a question without including them in the comments. For (1) it gets too long and (2) often the discussion is quite specific and probably isn't ...
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Add a {Start a new}/{Join the} discussion on this {Question}/{Answer} button [duplicate]

There is a significant push back being felt as a result of the implementation of the Code of Conduct. This is especially true for the crackdown on comments. I think that we can smooth this by adding ...
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Create chat from question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should “move-to-chat” be provided on demand (as a button perhaps)? Is there a way to create a chat based on a question? Basically I see a question that should be migrated to ...
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The Many Memes of Meta

Catchphrases and concepts that spread from person to person are known as memes, which, courtesy the Internet, can now explode across the Earth like a highly contagious virus (hence "going viral"). As ...
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Provide a tool for moderators to migrate comments to chat

One issue we have on Programmers.SE is that people like to have extended discussions in comments on answers and questions. Try as we might to delete long comment chains and educate them about chat (...
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How can I move a discussion to chat before being prompted? [duplicate]

I posted an answer to a question, and a user posted a comment that I feel is better handled in chat. In a previous question, I was prompted to move the comment to chat when it went over a certain ...
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Implement a Selective Comment Ban

We all know the drill. Comments are temporary and intended to clarify stuff to make the posts better. We know they are an absolute nightmare to cleanup, but it's also really hard to figure out how to ...
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Let's make it easier to get a room

Let's make it easier for people discussing a post in comments to retire to chat, without waiting for comments to pile up until the system prompts them or a moderator acts. There are two main use ...
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Prevent answer from being deleted to save comment thread?

I have put in quite a bit of effort to solve this question, mainly by adding comments to existing answers for further clarification. A bad thing that could happen (and actually happened with one of ...
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“move comments to chat” link disappeared

I got a suggestion to "automatically move comments to chat", but I decided to post another comment first. However, once I did the link disappeared. How do I get it back?
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What is the desired practice for comment discussions?

Presently a comment discussion has to go on for some time before the system encourages commentators continue it in a chat room. But feature-requests to allow this before that heuristic makes the ...
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Can I get a Continue Discussion In Chat button earlier? [duplicate]

If a commenter says some fact that I don't entirely agree with, I tend to reply. Sometimes we do not immediately come to a consensus and I can tell it has a good chance of creating a long back-and-...