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Adding linkage (Not a link) to user when using @ tag [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change of name across all the site (including @reply comments) It would be great if there were some markdown which would automatically link to the user when using the @ tag as ...
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Link @ to usernames [duplicate]

Stealing this from OSQA (see here for an example) - I suggest that whenever the system identifies a username prefixed by @ (e.g. @ripper234), this text is turned into a link to that user's profile: @...
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Autolink @username to the user identity/profile [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: @<name> comments should link to the named person’s profile (like twitter) Rampant throughout the system is the adopted usage @SoAndSo to target a user. However ...
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Making @mentions clickable [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: @<name> comments should link to the named person's profile (like twitter) Autolink @username in comments to most recent relevent post with #comment-123546 style ...
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Links to profiles when @replying [duplicate]

So when you do @User, it does notify the user, but I'd appreciate it if it became a link to their profile automatically, which can also be turned off as you type it. i.e. when you do the @ symbol, ...
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Make recent activity and responses show new comments on questions/answers I have commented on (even if I don't own them)

I'd like the recent activity and responses pages to show new comments on questions/answers I have commented on (even if I don't own them). If I leave a comment somewhere, I am implicitly engaging in ...
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Change default username from “Unknown” to “User{number}”

I just saw a user named: .yahoo.co.jpaqwsykcj3aulh3h1k0cy6nzs3isj Could new users be named according to their user-number, or something other than "Unknown"? Perhaps User1234567 instead? It would be ...
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Auto-expand @username in comments to keep the username up-to-date

Comment-discussions are becoming very inconsistent if users change their names, so it might be a good idea if @username would be automatically replaced by @userno on submission and autoexpanded to the ...
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Style @mentions

The Problem In comments, when someone's username is mentioned in comments (e.g., @applemonkey496), it does not seem to give any indication that the mention worked, and that the user was notified. ...
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Change of name across all the site (including @reply comments)

When you change your display name it would be nice if it was changed in any comments mentioning you. For instance, if someone replied to you in a comment: @Trufa This is a comment reply The @...
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Small but annoying problem: References to other answers are lost after name changes

There are answers or comments which refer to answers by another user's username without providing a link to them, if the user's name has changed there is no way to know which answer is being referred. ...
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format @user-id in comments

Two suggestions on comments/commenting on question and answers: imo, it would look nice if a user's ID that is prefixed with @ in a comment was formatted subtly different (color? bold?) from the ...
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Are comments no longer appearing on the Recent Activity page?

Are comments no longer creating entries on the Recent Activity page? I used to park on that page to see if anything has happened recently on a question I asked, but while watching a particular ...