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What can I do when getting “We are no longer accepting questions/answers from this account”?

If you are reading this, you may have been affected by one of our post quality bans. If so, it is important that you read the following information to understand what has happened and how to regain ...
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Should we add more badges for asking questions?

This proposal was superseded asking days badges, which improves on the core concept. Early on, there was a question about whether Stack Overflow should add badges for asking lots of questions. At the ...
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Please warn about exceeding 50 question limit prior to asking a new question

It's a shame to type out an entire question, press post and then: Sorry, you are only allowed to ask 50 questions in a 30 day period Could you put some sort of notice on the page itself before ...
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Can I ask only one question per post?

I need to ask two questions. Can I ask this in the same post or different posts? These questions were based on the same tags but they are entirely different. Last time when I asked a question I got a ...
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Reduce question reputation… again

I know this has been discussed before, and that there was a change in the rep system because of it. But I propose that the issue be re-opened. The reputation system still doesn't work. Even if you "...
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Users asking too many questions?

I've not been using Stack Overflow for very long (around 3 months). I have noticed a particular user who asks a lot of questions, sometimes 5 a day. Some of these questions are very similar in that ...
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2answers
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I can't ask any more questions for a while

I know this has been discussed already, but I asked a while ago if I was asking too many questions: Should I stop asking so many questions The general response was: No, I'm not I have more answers ...
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3answers
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Can there be a badge encouraging answering a certain ratio of questions?

Can we encourage answering questions? When i see a profile like this one I start to think. Should we be encouraging answering questions to some ratio? Maybe a badge if you have 2:3 answers to ...
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How many questions are too many?

As part of my new year's resolution, I want to try to really get better and much more advanced at a certain technology (Mathematica). I learn best by just doing things and as such, I end up having a ...
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2answers
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Why is 125 reputation points required to post questions one after another instantly?

Is there any condition for a minimum requirement of 125 reputation points to post questions one after another?
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Limitation on submitting a question, is it an explicit request to create a new account?

When I was trying to ask a new question in Stack Overflow, the following message has been shown: Oops! Your question couldn't be submitted because: Sorry, you are only allowed to ask 50 ...
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Learning to fish one painful question at a time (or: Can SO function as a TA?) [closed]

By TA I mean the (largely US, I think) role of Teaching Assistant, who helps students work through course material. I'm finding myself unable to come up with a good way to help venkysmarty, who comes ...
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resolving an incorrect “You can only ask xxx questions in a xxx period” [closed]

I'm told I can't post on SO because I have asked 50 questions in 30 days. I haven't. I'm not behind a corporate firewall. Other users on my network don't have an SE accounts. I'm not using a proxy. ...
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1answer
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Where can I view the user with the most questions?

Where can I view the user who has asked the most questions? Kind of like the leaderboard for most answers.
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1answer
323 views

Show some indication that account is banned from asking new questions

It would be nice if we could see somehow that someone is getting the infamous "Sorry, we are no longer accepting questions from this account" message when trying to ask new question, same way that we ...

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