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Any other reputation bonus, except association?

In our reputation audit page, there is such line near the end: ** rep from bonuses: ___ Does the use of plural word mean there are other bonuses except association, maybe secret? Has anyone ever ...
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How come my association bonus didn't count towards the league, but someone else's did?

Looks like I've found a bug. I've got 303 rep on Aviation, but it's showing me at 202 on the Users list. I guessed the 101 difference was because association bonuses don't count, but it did for ...
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Association Bonus not awarded

I recently got 200+ reputation in Ask Ubuntu and got 100 association bonus on all the site I have connected except Stackoverflow. Is it a bug or the association bonus are not applied to Stack Overflow ...
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On Meta Stack Overflow, the association bonus should count towards the rep requirement for protected questions

The association bonus is ignored by design for the 10 reputation requirement to answer a protected question. Since Meta Stack Overflow is the only meta with separate reputation (correct me if I'm ...
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Improve "Protected Question" message with regard to rep gained through Association Bonus

I recently started an account on Android Enthusiasts, and went to add an answer to a question which was protected. I have enough rep on other sites that I have the "Association Bonus", so I was ...
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Is receiving the association bonus really a top-bar-worthy achievement?

I just dropped by Meta SO, and was very surprised to see a big "+200" sitting in my achievements in-tray: It had only been about an hour since I last visited Meta, so I really didn't expect such ...
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No association bonus for Area51?

My Area51 account crossed 200 rep today, but still other accounts don't reflect the change in reputation. When will the changes be applied? or is there no association bonus for Area51 account?
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Increase the visibility of the association bonus by documenting it with the other privileges

Currently, the first time a user on the Stack Exchange network reaches 200 reputation, they get an extra 100 rep on that account and all their associated accounts. I believe this should be documented ...
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Didn't you regret the "Association Trust"? [duplicate]

I was absolutely happy and also surprised, when I could see that after reaching 200 reputation points, I got +100 reputation for every sub-account. It's a very kind decision. It also means that if ...
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Does the Association Bonus count towards the Mortarboard badge? [duplicate]

Recently I passed 200 reputation and got the 100 point Association Bonus. For the week, it says I only earned 105 reputation, then it says under my profile that I earned 210. Does the association not ...
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Can I get reputation without giving any answer to question or without asking any question? [duplicate]

I have just seen the profile of https://meta.stackoverflow.com/users/220428/qantas-94-heavy. This person has not asked any question and not given any answer but he has 101 rep. How's that?
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Should association bonus be given to suspended users?

I just stumbled over this account here on Meta. He joined today and have less than 200 reputation in all other accounts: So I checked the account with 1 rep to find he is suspended for a week. ...
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The association bonus should not enable users to vote on every site

The number of upvotes for a question is a flawed measure of question quality, one particular issue is that the amount of exposure a question gets matters a lot. Questions that were linked in the hot ...
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Can we get a better wording for protected questions?

For context, see https://security.meta.stackexchange.com/a/1208/836. In essence: "This question is protected to prevent "thanks!", "me too!", or spam answers by new users. To answer it, you must ...
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Why is the Association Bonus ignored when trying to answer a protected question?

I registered on math.se only to post an answer to this question. However, since it's a protected question, I am not allowed to answer it. (I found this info from here). Worth to mention, I can ...
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Can a Stack Exchange association bonus be lost?

I recently hit 200 rep on Stack Overflow and got a big 100 rep bonus. Most know this as the 'association bonus'. If I offer a bounty of 50 points and thereby lessen my 'base' score, do I lose that ...
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Association bonus issue on merging of user accounts

I had an Stack Overflow account earlier (created in August 2011), which was recently merged with a new account I created in December 2012. When reputation for the new account reached 200, I got the ...
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Require reputation earned on the main site to vote on a per-site meta

Upvoting requires 15 reputation, but the association bonus is taken into account, so if you have at least 200 reputation on any site, you can upvote on all sites in the network. This is a bit ...
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Association bonus +100 [duplicate]

At first I had an account in stack overflow of reputation 221. The I joined Mathematica and got the reputation of 101 in Mathematica. When I came back to stack overflow I found that my stack overflow ...
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Take into account all of the reputations from all stackexchange sites [duplicate]

I use the Stack Exchange sites very often to find solutions to problems and help me with decision-making. In some sites I have asked question and received answers, and I have more than 15 reputation. ...
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What is the association bonus, and how does it work?

I was just awarded +100 reputation on all of my Stack Exchange accounts. What is this bonus for? It simply says "Association Bonus" on my reputation overview. Also: What privileges does the ...
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Account Association Bonus not Awarded

I know this has been discussed before, but I seem to be missing something. About a month ago, I crossed the 200 reputation barrier in my Code Review account. Because that account is associated with my ...
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Why is one profile-page showing one rep, while another profile page is showing another rep for the same account? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reputation display bug… Again On my Stack Overflow profile page, the rep for my account on photography.stackexchange.com says 1. My actual rep however is 101, and when ...
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The association bonus will trigger another 100 points? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does “Reputation” work? I've just received 100 points association bonus to all my Stack Exchange accounts since gathered more than 200 points on one of them. ...
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Leagues still count association bonus

According to this answer, leagues do not count association bonuses, but at least one league page shows a user (in this case, Catharsis) whose monthly reputation does include an association bonus.
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Didn't got starting +100 reputation bonus? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Just created an account on a new SE site, where's my +100 rep? I am having more than 200 reputation on SO and MSO. I have made 2 new accounts on serverfault.com and ...
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Bonus +100 applied to account with 200, but other accounts don't think so [closed]

My reputation on Stack Overflow is 200; so every account, including Stack Overflow gained the 100 point bonus. However, when I view my Stack Overflow account from, e.g. SuperUser accounts tab, it ...
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Instant 100 rep boost without doing anything? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Association +100's not showing in rep graph? Just earlier today, my rep on Stack Overflow was 878. I came back just now, to realize that my reputation has automagically ...
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bonus your associated accounts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do reputation bonuses for associations between accounts work? How does “Reputation” work? You've earned a bonus for your associated accounts: +100 reputation ...
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Why can't I get the 100 point reputation boost for my home improvement and productivity accounts?

https://productivity.stackexchange.com/users/660/inquilinekea?tab=accounts is where all my accounts are. And I did try to clear account associations. But to no avail.
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If you gain 200 rep on any overflow site, will this increase 100 rep points on all other sites you've already joined?

Or does it only apply to ones you haven't joined?
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additional cross-Stack-Exchange-sites score bonuses?

I was recently pleasantly surprised to receive an extra 100 points to all my Stack Exchange scores after both my Stack Overflow and Wordpress accounts got over the 200 mark. Are there other across ...
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Linked account +100 rep bonus also applied to account with 200

Not sure if it is a bug or not, but it feels like a bug to me. When I got to 200 rep on SO the other day I got +100 rep to all my accounts including SO. So my rep jumped up to 300 on SO. Considering ...
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Not getting the account association bonus

Hello, I have three SE accounts. SO, meta, and DYI (http://diy.stackexchange.com). I have had the meta account for about a week. I just got 203 rep on SO. I then signed up for DYI. Both meta and ...
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>200 Reputation on Area51 doesn't grant bonus to other StackExchange sites

My Area 51 account, which is the first StackExchange site I signed up for, has more than 200 reputation. However, none of the new accounts I've added since then have received the +100 bonus that is ...
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No association bonus for Apple account

I didn't get 100 association rep for Apple site https://apple.stackexchange.com/ The associations were already set, I cleared and reapplied from within the site and also cleared and reapplied from an ...
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Creating account on Stack Overflow through OpenId Vs Google Accounts

Why is it that, if you create an account with OpenId you get 100 reputation but if you create an account in Google Account or other OpenId provider you just get 1 reputation? Isn't this unfair? I ...
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Reputation bug in new users page

I noticed my reputation on the users page of the new fitness site was 115, but my reputation at the top of the page was 116. I triggered a rep recalculation which kept my rep at 116 on the top of the ...
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Why do I not get enough reputation to start with to be able to downvote?

I'm pretty sure the whole reputation system is put in place so that newcomers learn the different concepts before actually being allowed to use them, and that as a member of one of the other sites in ...
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Schedule a Task to Check for Missing +100 Reputation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Award account association bonus automatically upon reaching 200 rep As the number of Stack Exchange sites grow, we are likely to see a huge influx of users who have not ...
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The 100-rep bonus is not added to my Stack Overflow account after opening accounts on Meta and Server Fault

I had opened an account on Server Fault some time ago, but there were no 100 additional points added to my SO account. Today I have registered here on Meta and then I got the message "Your Meta ...
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Are the bonuses still given to who registers to more than one Stack Exchange site?

If a user is registered on Stack Overflow, and Super User, does s/he still get the 100 bonus points? If the bonus points are given to users who have a minimal reputation (I don't recall it was the ...
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Do I get more reputation when another StackOverflow account reaches 200? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do reputation bonuses for associations between accounts work? In some place I heared that if I link an account from an Stack Exchange page to another that has more than ...
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Reputation on SO / Meta

I have 1000+ rep on SO. I'm not that involved with meta (only 1 reputation), but I feel I should have the right to upvote - after all, decision and suggestion made here are affecting me on SO. When ...
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Award account association bonus automatically upon reaching 200 rep

Currently if a user has more than 200 rep points on one of the Stack Exchange sites, and then associates his account with another SE site account, the linked-to account gains a one time bonus of 100 ...
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Why do we get rep points on associating our accounts?

Why is it that when we associate our account between meta, SO and super user we get 100 reputation points, provided on one site reputation points is at least 200? I am not criticizing or disagreeing ...
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The site linking item in the ‘Reputation’ FAQ entry may be wrong (or the system doesn't work as advertised)

Following on from my earlier question (solved, thanks!), I still think perhaps the wording in the How does “Reputation” work? FAQ entry about linking accounts is wrong. It seems to me that the site ...
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Linked account didn't get 100 rep points

I linked this recently (36 days ago) https://superuser.com/users/34077/andy-es-head According to Jarrod's comment on this post, linked accounts should get 100 rep if any of the others have more than ...
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Could there be a bit of reputation leakage between the sites, please? [duplicate]

It's a bit frustrating that, even though I'm above rep 100 on Stack Overflow, I'm still restricted with the most basic 'idiot prevention' limits on the other sites as I start there. Really, is it ...
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Having 200 reputation points on Super User should not allow me to get 100 points in Stack Overflow

Having 200 reputation points on Super User should not allow me to get 100 points on Stack Overflow. I got easy 100 rep points on SO by linking my account on SU. Getting points is very tough if you ...