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Can we have an easier way to set up a chat room from a post?

One of my sites has a persistent problem with comments -- chatty comments, proto-answers in comments, big long conversations in comments. I suspect we're not the only ones with this problem. While a ...
Monica Cellio's user avatar
7 votes
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Insert a "Let us continue this discussion in chat" comment before thread gets messy [duplicate]

I've seen this question, but there seem to be no proper solution. I suggest an ability to insert a "Let us continue this discussion in chat" comment before the thread gets messy enough to fit the ...
Madara's Ghost's user avatar
5 votes
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Taking a three way conversation to chat

If I get into a 1-on-1 conversation with somebody about fixing their issue, it suggests that we move the conversation to chat. As I understand it, that's to prevent way too many comments even if they ...
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Is it worth flagging a question and asking moderators to protect a question?

Given the number of comments on this SO question: In C++, why should new be used as little as possible?, I'm wondering if it should be protected. Do moderators, et al., appreciate flagging a question ...
M. Tibbits's user avatar
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Is there any chat feature on Stack Exchange? [duplicate]

In one of my earlier posts, an user initiated a private discussion for understanding my concern better. (There is a chat window on the 5th comment) Which badge is required for that?
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Let's make it easier to get a room

Let's make it easier for people discussing a post in comments to retire to chat, without waiting for comments to pile up until the system prompts them or a moderator acts. There are two main use ...
Monica Cellio's user avatar
55 votes
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Request the ability to move to chat before it is suggested [duplicate]

Similar to How can I move a discussion to chat before being prompted? but as an actual feature request. I'd like the ability to request a discussion move to chat before I'm suggested. The reason for ...
Kevin Peno's user avatar
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Take it to chat before the message [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to import comments into a chat room without the link appearing? When you get into an extended dialog with someone in the comments section, a nice suggestion box ...
Nicol Bolas's user avatar
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Simplify room creation in a comment

So, often discussions in comments become far longer than they should, and I am going to post two separate feature requests (for the other one see here). This one suggest we would add a new syntax like ...
David Mulder's user avatar
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8 votes
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Ability to take comment discussions to chat is extremely undiscoverable; please fix [duplicate]

Occasionally when I am trying to figure things out with someone asking a question, I come to the conclusion that it would be better to use the chat. This typically happens well before the stage where ...
Karl Knechtel's user avatar
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Could moderators be allowed to migrate comments to chat? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Provide a tool for moderators to migrate comments to chat Over on Christianity.SE we're drowning in comments. Posts are constantly spawning discussions and we delete a lot of ...
Caleb's user avatar
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How to start a chat about an answer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to import comments into a chat room without the link appearing? Create comment-spawned chatrooms for the post, not for the users When there are too many ...
Aprillion's user avatar
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Feature request: Migrate comments to chat [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to import comments into a chat room without the link appearing? It seems that I run across a lot of comments that are interesting and contain interesting links ...
Richard's user avatar
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3 votes
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How to invoke chat on a question/answer where I know the user will need more help [duplicate]

I provided an answer to the following question. The user is asking me questions and needing additional help in troubleshooting. I know if I provide enough comments eventually I will get a link ...
Linger's user avatar
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2 votes
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Moving conversation in comments to chat [duplicate]

Is it possible to move dialog in the comments to chat when the system doesn't ask? (I want to move existing comments, not create a new empty room.)
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