Linked Questions

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I want to chat with a specific user to ask them a question, how can I do that? [duplicate]

I want to ask a question to a specific user on Islam.SE, but I don't have the reputation to create or participate in chat. How can I ask my question to this user?
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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. ...
588
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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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2answers
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How does comment voting and flagging work?

Comments can now be upvoted and flagged. How do those features work? Do users get rep for their upvoted comments? Do upvoted comments have any effect on comment sorting? And can users see their own ...
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1answer
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How to contact a user on a site? [duplicate]

I am not talking about contacting a user about a question/answer on a site. It's just for other information or asking for some personal advice, or just commenting a user on his/her 'about' profile! ...
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Sandboxing the FAQ for Stack Exchange sites to make it international

The content was taken from the rev. 233 of FAQ for Stack Exchange sites to test an idea shared on a comment to my answer to Help develop the site and community knowledge base in your language. The ...
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1answer
230 views

How can I see the email addresses of other users on Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Often I ask some question and someone provides very useful answers. So when I ask a similar question, I want to have that person answer it. Or I have an additional question to discuss with them. But I ...
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1answer
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How do I chat with another user on StackOverflow? [duplicate]

Sometimes I find old posts. I'd like to call a users attention to something new, or just ask for a followup. How can I invite a user to chat? I've clicked on the chat link and I can create a room, ...
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1answer
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Flagging a post for moderator review

Suppose I want to have someone with moderator abilities review a post. What would be the best way to flag this? Is there already some standard way to do this that I don't know about? For more ...
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0answers
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Can any user be invited to chat?

Can all users be invited to chat? (Assuming they have sufficient reputation to talk in chat, that is at least 20 reputation points.) Does every user have a chat profile? I have tried to search a bit ...
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3answers
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Is it OK to email Jon Skeet and ask him to answer posts which mere mortals cannot?

I've posted one or two 'tumbleweed' questions which I'm sure the mighty Jon Skeet could answer while sleeping. He doesn't seem to have noticed them yet (probably beneath him) but I'd still like the ...
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5answers
953 views

A proposal for Private Messaging within the Stack Exchange Network [duplicate]

Yes, I know that the request for PM functionality between users within the Stack Exchange Network (henceforth SEN) has been made many times before. Rest assured, I have read these questions through ...
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3answers
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Invite someone into chat

I know that this sounds like a duplicate, but please read on. I would like the ability to invite people into chat. I understand that I can already invite people who have already been in the chat room,...
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19answers
91k views

Any way to send a personal message to another user?

There has been quite a few times that I wished I could send a message to another user on SO - not ask a question for everyone to see, but just a short message informing them of something or requesting ...
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2answers
107 views

Where should I put a question for the author on stackoverflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I contact other users? How do you ask a question in another question and not have the moderator delete it? My answer was deleted ( How to obtain model attribute or ...
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4answers
185 views

How do you ask a question in another question and not have the moderator delete it?

I have been trying to search for an answer to a problem for the last few weeks. I found a question that was identical to the problem I was facing. However, there didn't seem to be a real solution ...
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3answers
2k views

Is there a way to contact another member of stack overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Any way to send a personal message to another user? How do I contact other users? I've asked a very difficult question about javascript on IE, and haven't been able to get ...
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1answer
2k views

How to ping a user for chat? [duplicate]

Say I'm in a chat room, and the person I am trying to reach isn't there. I want to ping him and sort of invite him to the conversation. So essentially whenever that person gets logged into the Stack ...
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2answers
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Calling the attention of a particular user to a question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I contact other users? Is there a way that we can call the attention of a particular user by just mentioning her/his name in our question? I have some follow up ...
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1answer
77 views

Notify user about my post [duplicate]

Assume I opened a post which I guess that there is an user which probably can answer and solve it. How could I notify this user about my post? Is it OK according to the Stack Exchange rules?
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4answers
293 views

Are you able to send another stack overflow user a message? [duplicate]

I would like to ask a specific user a question. Am I able to send them a message or email?
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0answers
229 views

How can I send message to unique member? [duplicate]

May I send message or ask question to other member? how? Vincent
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2answers
149 views

How do I contact the people that closed my question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you reopen a closed question? How do I PM (private message) the people who closed my question? And how do I reopen my question?
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1answer
159 views

can I share my personal contact with users?

If users ask my personal contact for projects, can I give them in Stack Exchange?
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0answers
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Related to stackoverflow making friends [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: A “friends list” on Stack Overflow would be nice How do I contact other users? Is there any way to know email id of other person at stackoverflow?Like in other ...
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1answer
159 views

Finding someone willing to train programming in a certain area

Is there a way on Stack Overflow or here on meta to find people willing to train a programming language in a certain town or city? After searching extensively on google and many different websites ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I get the email of a stackoverflow user? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How do I contact a stack overflow user? How do I contact other users? How can I get the email of a stackoverflow user? (or how to contact him)
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1answer
185 views

Do you think SO turns you into an answering machine by disallowing personal communication? [closed]

It is forbidden to send private message to users. It is forbidden to leave comments that are not related to the question. It is allowed only to answer questions. Do you feel that these constrains are ...
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2answers
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Route a question to certain user [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Ask a question and notify users on specific users list Any way to send a personal message to another user? Is there any way that a user can route a question or notify other ...
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1answer
384 views

How to send Request to join room to particular user on Stack overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I contact other users? I want to send request to user to join my room on stack overflow for android ? how can i send the request ?
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1answer
101 views

No Answer Accepted For Old Question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Would it be possible to have a “community accepted” feature? Is there any facility to force an acceptance of an answer if the OP doesn't? For example, I've ...
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2answers
164 views

How do I contact another user? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I contact other users? Is it possible to contact another StackOverflow user? He had the exact same problem as me and I'd like to find out if he ever solved it.
16
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7answers
4k views

How do I contact a stack overflow user? [duplicate]

Hi, I want to contact a Stack Overflow user - is there anyway to send them a message or request access to there contact details? The reason is a particular user has a lot of experience in a field in ...