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What are “consecutive days”? [duplicate]

What does the expression "consecutive days" mean with respect to badges? Does it mean that you have to revist the site within 24 hours? Or does it allow that you might visit in the morning and the ...
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Are time zones considered when calculating the Enthusiast badge? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? Are users' local time zones are considered when calculating whether or not to award them the woot!/Enthusiast badge? ...
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200 Rep Limit over what period exactly? [duplicate]

SO has a limit on the amount of reputation that can be earnt per day of 200 (there are exceptions but this question isn't about that). My question is exactly what constitutes a day? Is it any 24 ...
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What does “a day” mean? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? Does "a day" mean that, for consecutive days, you have to log in within 24 hours of your last login? Or does it mean ...
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Consecutive visited days requires visiting w/in 24 hours of previous visit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? I know there are several questions on this topic, but I couldn't find any that seemed to address my exact situation. ...
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Is reputation-per-day being miscalculated? [duplicate]

At first, I thought that the timezone the servers were located in may be UTC, but from other MetaSO questions I see that the servers are located in NYC. This question seems to indicate that the clock ...
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What timezone is used on SE sites? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When does a day start? What timezone is used to calculate daily reputation, caps etc ? When "today" will be yesterday?
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How to determine the cut-off per day in StackOverFlow? [duplicate]

I just want to know if SO has some sort of cutoff time per day? Is it fixed in one time (e.g. 00:00) or has some sort of related to when you have registered? (Scenario: For example I registered at ...
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Fanatic badge: When does the server “zero” the “consecutive” field? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When does a day start? Some time ago I really, consciously tried to get my "Fanatics" badge. I made double sure I'd visit the page once a day and see the "last activity:" ...
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Are consecutive days counted each 24 hours or by UTC? [duplicate]

I'm pretty sure I've visited Stack Overflow and Meta Stack Overflow every day before 4 PM PDT (midnight UTC) for the past 50 days. I can recall seeing it say (I believe) 35(?) consecutive days visited ...
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What time zone does the question time stamp refer to? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? According to the question What is an SE “day”? When does each day start?, Stack Overflow's servers are on UTC time. Does the ...
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SO doesn't account for GMT/BST changes [duplicate]

I couldn't find any dupes for this and it isn't a big blocker, but I thought it worth noting. We move from GMT to BST (British Summer Time = GMT+1) during the summer months in the UK, but SO doesn't ...
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Time standard followed by Stack Exchange [duplicate]

I just saw my today's reputation points earning on english.stackexchange.com to be 10 and that too voted up 7 hours ago, though it's just 50 min. past mid-night (IST). What time standard is followed ...
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How does day roll over on SO? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? Can someone please explain when and how the "day" rolls over in SO? In other words, what exactly is a "day" ...
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Why is login time not recorded correctly [duplicate]

I stay logged on to stackoverflow on my browser. But the consecutive day count seems to not show up correctly. For example I visited the site late Sunday night (today is Monday) and saw the counter ...
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Something is wrong with the visited date? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? I remember i have checked my profile yesterday and it was showing visited days as 11 consecutive days. today i have ...
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What is a day on SO? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When does a day start? So, today I reached my rep cap for the day, but I have no idea what a day is? When does it start and finish, in what time-zone?
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How is the date calculated on the Stack Exchange websites? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When does a day start? It seems that the dates are calculated very strangely for the Stack Exchange sites. I've been active on both Stack Overflow and Photo.StackExchange.com,...
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Timezones and mentions of days/weeks/months for badges and elsewhere [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? I just wondered if things like the rules for badges get +200 rep in one day, and the displays of rep per day/week/...
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Wrong time on achievements [duplicate]

So I answered a question on SO and got an up vote. (Yay!) When I got the up vote, the achievement in the dropdown said that I can talk in chat now (I'm not very active on SO) and +10 for the answer......
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What is the definition of “Day”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When does a day start? For the purpose of calculating the number of days in the profile, what is the definition of "day"? Is this based on a specific timezone? 24-hours from ...
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Is there any bug with the visited day checking system at Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? Consecutive days problem #97? Just asking if any one has seen this error before? For me, during weekday I use my ...
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Enthusiast badge calculation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is an SE “day”? When does each day start? I don't work on Sundays, as a religious conviction, so I thought there wasn't any way for me to win the "Enthusiast" ...
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Date and Time on Stack Overflow [duplicate]

Every time I come on StackOverflow and it's past 8:00 EST, it registers that I came on the next day. For example, today I logged in and I shows that I viewed the site on Tuesday. How can I fix this ...
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What constitutes for a day as far as rep caps are concerned [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: When does the sun rise on stack overflow land? (Or, when does the daily limit reset) When does a day start? I am not sure if this is a duplicate, if it is, I am sorry, ...
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Mortarboard Day Period [duplicate]

At the risk of sounding like a complainer: I just got (over) 200 rep. It's 5:23PM here in Colorado, yet the rep I received just an hour ago is listed in "yesterday", and the most recent 30 in "today"...
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What are the limits on how I can cast, change, and retract votes?

What limits are there on how I can vote? How often can I vote? How do my votes become locked/unlocked? Return to FAQ index
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What is the “daily reputation cap”? [duplicate]

This is really a mystery for me. What is the "daily reputation cap" that is required to get Epic, Legendary, and Mortarboard badges?
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Consecutive days problem #97?

I'm pretty depressed that I'm finally one of the people posting this, since I'm usually telling those people "you're obviously wrong", but either I don't understand how consecutive day counting works ...
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Badge for upvotes after rep cap is reached

How about recognizing upvotes which do not convert to reputation after the daily cap is reached? I am still thinking up a good name for such a badge (ProBono is a good name) and, suitable criteria ...

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