Linked Questions

7 votes
4 answers

Allow comments to be edited [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should we be allowed to edit comments? I've never worked with Greasemonkey so I don't know how it works or if what I'm about to ask is possible, but I had a great idea for a ...
Kredns's user avatar
  • 5,317
0 votes
3 answers

How do I edit my comments? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should we be allowed to edit comments? How do I edit a comment that I left on a question?
spig's user avatar
  • 101
2 votes
1 answer

Love the new edit feature on comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should we be allowed to edit comments? Sure beats copy/paste/edit/submit/delete. Anything I should know about it? Is there a time-limit on edits?
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer

can you edit your own comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should we be allowed to edit comments? are you allowed to edit your comments. .if so how . .
leora's user avatar
  • 10.8k
1 vote
0 answers

Why allowing comment edits for only 5 minutes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Should we be allowed to edit comments? Why is the time limit for editing comments only 5 minutes? I have low rep on, and I tried to edit my comment only to ...
BЈовић's user avatar
  • 6,496
1 vote
0 answers

Can't Edit Own Comment [duplicate]

I can't edit my own comments on my own questions and answers. I can still delete and add a comment, so if I really wanted to, I could copy my previous comment, add a comment, paste it in, make changes,...
user avatar
808 votes
15 answers

Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
132 votes
44 answers

Propose a new 20k reputation privilege [closed]

Right now, the maximum privilege "unlock" is at 10k reputation: We're considering adding a new 20k reputation privilege, but having a hard time figuring out ...
174 votes
10 answers

Make first draft of a new answer part of the permanent revision history

I find the grace period can lend itself to some unscrupulous behavior on popular tags. I've often seen an earlier, minimalist answer be updated within the first 5 minutes, and incorporate something ...
Aaron Bertrand's user avatar
  • 35.2k
89 votes
5 answers

How about newlines within comments?

I am aware that comments have only a simple field, with no formatting possible and that is fine (if formatting is needed, your comment should actually be an answer!) But I find some comments hard to ...
VonC's user avatar
  • 13.5k
1 vote
4 answers

Bad grammar in comments

What should I do if there's bad grammar in comments, such as "it's" as a genitive (link is to the answer that has the comment). Does it qualify as "offensive, spam, or hate speech"? Or are comments ...
Andrew Grimm's user avatar
  • 21.1k
16 votes
3 answers

Is there somehow a way to find the questions which are the most referred to when closing duplicates?

Duplicated questions are a thing we want to avoid on these sites. However, it will happen anyway, this is why we get the "exact duplicate" close reason. There are some questions which are coming back ...
Gnoupi's user avatar
  • 11.3k
9 votes
3 answers

A possible solution for editing comments

As discussed in Should we be allowed to edit comments, one simple solution is the comments way. I don't like nor use it but their method is quite an intelligent way of allowing you ...
Chris S's user avatar
  • 2,862
5 votes
3 answers

Why do some comments have a "pencil icon"?

Why do some comments have a "pencil" icon at the end. When does it happen, and what does it mean?
flybywire's user avatar
  • 1,804
-3 votes
1 answer

Why was my comment edited? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are expletives allowed on SE sites? For four days, my comment here had, after the question mark, something like this: "(To tell him to f**k off might not be appropriate, ...
sbi's user avatar
  • 14.6k

15 30 50 per page