Linked Questions

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14answers
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Is the fastest gun in the west solved?

Is the fastest gun in the west problem solved? Is it really a problem?
256
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8answers
3k views

“You have gained power. Here's how to use it.” kind of message

Right now, crossing one of the magical rep borders happens more or less unnoticed. People just gain the particular powers. Now, of course they have eagerly been awaiting this moment, and want to start ...
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votes
5answers
431 views

“User X is writing an answer” - banner to appear when another user is writing too

Is there a way to notify me that another user is writing an answer? Some (mainly simple) questions get duplicate answers just for that reason: A user starts answering while another user has almost ...
16
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3answers
870 views

Change the “belongs-on-serverfault” tag when a question is moved to serverfault

When a question is closed on StackOverflow as "belongs on ServerFault" and thus automatically moved to ServerFault, it retains the 'belongs-on-serverfault' tag. It would make sense to either remove ...
9
votes
3answers
187 views

Can I see if someone is currently answering a question?

An example post that shows this happening If you read the post above. You see that someone was writing an answer to a question, and before he finished, someone else already posted his answer. If you ...
3
votes
3answers
233 views

Let me know when someone is typing an answer or comment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When starting typing an answer, could we get an inform that “the following people are already answering this question” When you wait for an answer, it would be ...
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votes
3answers
83 views

Show when members are answering questions before deletion [duplicate]

I was recently on Stack Overflow answering a question about why someone's CSS was not working. The question had only one tag, and may not have been top quality, however I started answering it. ...
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votes
3answers
123 views

Display the number of users that are currently answering a fresh submitted question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When starting typing an answer, could we get an inform that “the following people are already answering this question” When I'm answering a recently posted ...
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votes
2answers
57 views

indication of other people answering the question already [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When answering, could we be informed that “the following people are already answering this question”? I was thinking - we already have dynamically added message ...
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votes
2answers
105 views

multiple people responding to same question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When starting typing an answer, could we get an inform that "the following people are already answering this question" Oftentimes there are multiple people replying ...
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votes
2answers
113 views

Alert that a User is Typing a Comment or Answer [duplicate]

Would it be possible to program an alert where a bar would pop-up (similar to "A new Answer/Comment has been posted click to load") which would show if a user is currently writing a comment or writing ...
-14
votes
2answers
123 views

Add indicator for the OP to show that someone is writing an answer [duplicate]

When someone is typing an answer, the OP (and only the OP) could view something like this: This would tell me if someone was answering my question, and would be an indicator of whether I should hang ...
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votes
1answer
52 views

Display the number of users elaborating answers to the question [duplicate]

Many users decide to ask questions on SE sites when they are done spending time googling for the answer. That would explain why it's no rare to see question demonstrating tight deadlines or even ...
-9
votes
1answer
134 views

Show how many people are currently working on the question [duplicate]

Feature request: Have a way for a user (not the OP) to mark a question as "I am currently thinking about how to resolved it". Show the number of users working on the issue. Some kind of an ...
5
votes
0answers
56 views

Feature “There are n users working on an answer” notification [duplicate]

Sometimes I come across a question that interests me and I go forward and start writing my answer. Occasionally I'll be finishing up my answer, and someone else has posted an equally lengthy & ...

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