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Human verification appears too much in the way when reorganizing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Increase captcha threshold for post editing Make human verification appear less often in frequent editions for users with a certain rep. Human verification appears every time ...
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1answer
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Avoid robot check for a given reputation level? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Increase captcha threshold for post editing Look again at increasing the captcha threshold for post editing While 1K rep is not really high, I would think that it would be ...
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Reduced “Am I human?” checking for high rep users [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Increase captcha threshold for post editing Often I find myself confronted with the feared "Human Verification" page when I'm doing silly admin tasks on SO like removing ...
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Feature Request: relaxed spam rules for established users [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Increase captcha threshold for post editing It would be nice to have slightly relaxed spam rules for established users. In my experience (on SO), all it takes for me to see ...
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6answers
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The reCAPTCHA has become too difficult for humans to solve

The reCAPTCHAs have suddenly become almost illegible. I regularly have to change it four or five times before I find one I can read. I am tempted to just enter the known word (an easy guess), and ...
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5answers
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Please stop asking me a captcha with over 500 reputation. I am human

I wonder how it is possible that Stack Overflow is still asking me to solve an unreadable CAPTCHA before I can post a question when I have more than five accounts on Stack Exchange, and I have more ...
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3answers
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Fix the captcha to prevent bots from damaging content and annoying everyone

Don't get me wrong, my motives for this post are entirely altruistic. I enjoy StackOverflow and I want the system to be improved. I do not like your captcha. I like reCaptcha, but I also like ...
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3answers
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Why is Captcha for higher rep users even necessary?

If the reputation score is actual reputation, it seems like having a high reputation would be enough to prove you are human. Why do I need to keep proving it? I could see captcha appearing if my ...
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4answers
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Why do I have to enter a captcha so often?

I have been using SO off-and-on for about a year now I have dozens of answers and questions. My reputation is about 1500. I have never spammed or done anything that could potentially result in my ...
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5answers
259 views

Best way to minimize captcha interruption

My internet connection is terrible, and there's not much I can do about that. When I get captcha-ed, I may loose up to minutes just waiting for the HUGE foreground image to load, and then the captcha ...
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1answer
336 views

Increase captcha threshold for post editing for 5k users

The captcha threshold has been reduced already: Some reductions in CAPTCHA throttle thresholds, if you have > 10k rep: for edits -- reduced by two-thirds for post submission times -- ...
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1answer
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Throttle/Remove CAPTCHA for certain rep levels: Part 4

My process for editing questions on Gaming is much the same as how I write documents or code: when I finish with a particular change, I save and then continue editing. I've been doing this on Gaming ...
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Can throttling be eliminated for users with a certain rep?

I hate dealing with throttling of comments and edits. I like to write a quick answer, and then go back and edit it to be more detailed. However, I frequently have to type CAPTCHAs and wait. Is there ...
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2answers
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Look again at increasing the captcha threshold for post editing

This has been discussed before, and was actioned in a way that I can't help but feel is just wrong. This is why I've created a new question, given that the previous one has the 'status completed' tag. ...
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2answers
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Tweak captcha logic in regard to errors

There have been at least two requests for a similar thing, this one and this one. May I raise this question again, now in regard to submission errors. Every now and then, I get an error when posting ...

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