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Is there any method to catch users who never select answers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Force Accepted Answers on Questions by Inactive Users Encourage users to select 'Accepted Answer' for old Questions Some users on Stack Overflow or Meta only ask ...
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2answers
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I shouldn't be down-voted as much as I am, or by the people that are, and also punishments should abound for askers who fail to accept an answer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Weighted Down-Voting based on Reputation Encourage users to select ‘Accepted Answer’ for old Questions Force Accepted Answers on Questions by Inactive Users ...
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1answer
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How to force the user to mark as solved a solved questions? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Encourage users to select 'Accepted Answer' for old Questions Dealing with non-accepting and non-voting users? While i was surfing on SO i saw many question solved ...
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How can I set or suggest an answer to an unanswered question that is not my own? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Encourage users to select ‘Accepted Answer’ for old Questions Basically as the title reads. Sometimes I see 'unanswered' questions which do actually have a good ...
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2answers
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The problem with users who forget to pick a best answer - and a possible solution [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Force Accepted Answers on Questions by Inactive Users Encourage users to select ‘Accepted Answer’ for old Questions Many users ask questions, and community ...
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1answer
104 views

Flag questions as answered [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Encourage users to select 'Accepted Answer' for old Questions I find it very frustrating that some answers to questions don't get accepted by the question poster, isn'...
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Encouraging good answers

The reward for answering difficult questions is disproportionately low. For example, I just got 90 points for a throw away answer that I googled for, but a total of 25 points for these four well-...
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1answer
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Sort questions in user profile by “Unaccepted” or “Date accepted”

I think this would go a long way towards encouraging question acceptance, especially if it were the default sorting method. Take this user, for instance. He has (at the time of writing) a 54% ...
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2answers
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Should I accept old answer that I can't verify?

Suppose I asked a for a solution to a problem I had in a particular environment. But before the answer arrived, I lost access to the original environment. For example if some question was about a ...
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2answers
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Dealing with non-accepting and non-voting users?

Newer users sometimes overlook the accepting and voting part of Stack Overflow. No big deal as this mostly resolves itself after they are pointed to it. Recently, however, I stumbled upon more users ...
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1answer
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Should we remind users with a link to their question?

What this question is about: It occurred to me that even experienced users occasionally forget that they either: received viable answers to existing questions or need to edit existing questions to ...
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3answers
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Accepting Answers: 'Poke' + Tutorial for New Users

There's been a number of suggestions that an answer reminder be sent, but here's some new / fresh ideas to that: 'Poke' the Question Asker: There should be a way of buzzing that user / sending them a ...