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Why are @ tags not working? [duplicate]

Yesterday I posted a question on the Mathematics Stack exchange. I received some answers to which I added a comment, trying to apply an @ tag for the user that wrote the answer. However, when I ...
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Cannot use @name in my comment [duplicate]

I just commented on a question and I tried to add @BDuelz: in front of it but it got truncated. How come?
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1answer
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Editing comment doesn't work when only a reference to user is added [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? It happened to me twice already that I forgot to put an @author in my comment to notify the answerer of my comment. When I edit my ...
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Why do I need a space when I reply to a comment after a @? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? Assume that I got a response (answer or comment) from user e.g. John X. Most of the times when I want to reply to him and do @...
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Can't address this user in a comment [duplicate]

I just noticed some weird behaviour which I don't really understand. Maybe a bug, or is it just something I didn't get yet? I'm refereing to this question: Porting code from Unix using Visual Studio ...
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What happened to @username in comments? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I just added a comment in response to someone else's comment and found the @username stripped out of the comment. What gives? I ...
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Can't use the @nickname statement in comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do comment @replies work? Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? in the last couple of days, when I wrote comments on stackoverflow and tried to reply to a ...
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Referring to someone named “Chris” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I just stumbled upon an intriguing problem. The asker of this question has the username Chris Flynn. In the comments on the question,...
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Commenting bug when commenting to a particular person [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? Whenever I try to start a comment (either new comment or editing existing) with: @Robert: blah blah blah and then save my ...
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@username disappears in comment. [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? In Stack Overflow, when I try to add @username in comments to reply to a particular user's comments, the @username disappears when I ...
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What patterns are used to determine if a comment @-addresses the post's author? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What happened to my @ salutation? Out of curiosity, what kind of pattern is being used here. It worked beautifully when I made a comment like: @poster - blah blah and it ...
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What are the rules for removing @username? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I noticed that @username is now being automatically removed from comments. Is this supposed to happen if a comment is directly under ...
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Tagging people in replies doesn't work [duplicate]

I experienced some days ago in SO that whenever I'd like to tag in comment the answerer, or anyone who has already written a comment below the same answer, the tag disappears. @name doesn't list out ...
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0answers
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Is the @Name in Comments not functioning? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation? I was commenting on my question How to return Specific Class types without a large Select/Switch and usually I can enter the @User ...
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Formatting Sandbox

Note: Answers will occasionally be moved to the Sandbox archive when there are too many of them. When using them to report bugs, keep an eye. As per Jeff's suggestion in this comment: You can use ...

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