Linked Questions

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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4answers
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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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1answer
158 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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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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2answers
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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
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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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