Linked Questions

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When exactly do I get comment notifications? [duplicate]

Incredibly, I couldn't find a single, consolidated and up-to-date answer for this question. All I found was people complaining about missing notifications, discussions about changes in the ...
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A Terms of Service update restricting companies that scrape your profile information without your permission

Update (April 19, 2016): This change is now live. You can view the updated Terms of Service here, or read about them below. tl;dr: We’re planning to make some changes to our Terms of Service to stop ...
586
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1answer
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How do comment @replies work?

How do the comment replies (aka "pinging users") work? Who can I send an @reply to? How do I respond to a specific user when entering my comment? Will they be notified? What do people mean when ...
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Notify us when one of our posts is edited

Your summary page shows "N Edits to your posts" for the selected time period but you really have to be looking for it. Could we add edits to the notification feed? You could put the reason for the ...
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3answers
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Why was the *pronoun* tag removed?

I recently asked a couple questions with the pronouns tag. A mega-high-rep user removed that tag. Now, the tag doesn't exist. What gives? Why was the pronouns tag deleted? Update: I don't know if ...
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1answer
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Micro-refinement to notifications for comments of others posts

If a user comments on their own post and there is only one person who has previously commented, then that person should be notified when the author comments even if '@user' is not specified courtesy ...
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FAQ for Stack Exchange sites

Community FAQ For sites in the Stack Exchange 2.0 network To see a list of commonly used words and phrases, see the glossary. For official guidance from Stack Exchange, visit the Help Center. ...
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What are the requirements to be a moderator? [duplicate]

I'm new in this site. I want to know what the requirements are to become a moderator?
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Combine recent activity and user pages of SO/SF/SU/META

Since I'm a user on all 4 sites, when I want to check for responses I have to individually visit each Recent Activity page. Can I have a "combined view" that aggregates data from all 4 sites on one ...
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1answer
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Why are we not notified when new comments appear after we leave a comment?

First, let me start by saying this is the same question asked here. That question was marked as a duplicate of this question, but it's not a duplicate. The poster was asking about this scenario: OP ...
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1answer
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No “bounty expiring soon” notification

Recently I offered a bounty and only got notifications 3/1 day before expiring and when the bounty was auto-awarded, but not at the start of the grace period (neither in the inbox nor by email, ...
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1answer
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When comments are moved to chat, notify everyone whose comments have been moved

I don't know if this is a duplicate, but personally I feel like this one thing would be a good addition. Maybe make it switchable (so you can turn it off), but I don't think these things happen too ...
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2answers
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Do question authors receive a second notification if I undelete my previously deleted answer?

When posting an answer, the question author's receives a notification. Let's assume I delete my own answer, edit it and then undelete it. Will the question author receive a second notification?
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Why I did not receive a notification that grace period of a bounty started?

From my past experience with bounties, you receive several notification as the bounty is closing to end: bounty expires in three days, bounty expires in one day, bounty expiring soon (this is ...
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Can we get notifications for when moderator tags are added? [duplicate]

One of my questions had status-review added with no comment from the developers or anything. There isn’t a notification for moderator tags being added or removed; if I weren’t paying attention to the ...