Questions tagged [invites]

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How to ping a user for chat? [duplicate]

Say I'm in a chat room, and the person I am trying to reach isn't there. I want to ping him and sort of invite him to the conversation. So essentially whenever that person gets logged into the Stack ...
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FAQ in “Good news everyone!” email doesn't mention private beta invitations

The FAQ about private beta in the "Good news everyone!" email states Q: Who can access the site during the private beta? A: Only the 388 people who committed to it. ... Q: What ...
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Missing new invites at Careers

The FAQ at Careers states: Are the people that you invite awesome? Well, then we’ll give you new invites for each person who creates a profile with a completeness score of at least 100. Well, I ...
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How do the invitations from GitHub followers work?

My question is pretty simple. When do you get extra invitations on Careers 2.0 for GitHub followers? And how many? And is this being kept track of? If so at what interval does it check the GitHub ...
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Broken image on LinkedIn invite feature

On Careers 2.0, there is a new LinkedIn-powered invitation feature. When you click on the select connections link you are greeted with: Looks like someone on LinkedIn done goofed up and deleted http:/...
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Careers invite preview still using old username

I used the public link in the Share your Invitations section of http://careers.stackoverflow.com. I pasted the link in a Facebook status message, and the facebook preview displayed the following: The ...
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Lots of unexplained Careers invitations?

I got an invite to create a SO Careers 2.0 profile a few weeks ago. After getting to over 150 completeness, I received a batch of invites (I think it was 5, but I can't remember). About a week later, ...
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Careers not sending email invites?

I sent an invite to Careers2.0 to a friend of mine. Couple hours later, he told me he hasn't received the invite. Asked him to check his Spam folders etc - there was no sign of the mail. To test it ...
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Strange number of Careers invites added

Is it ok that I've been rewarded three times in a day for the same number of invites? It seems that there can be a bug: I don't think that I deserved that much number of invites:
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What happened to my invites?

My careers profile says I have 5 invites with 0 remaining, but I'm quite positive I've never invited someone before. On top of that, I don't see any display telling me who I invited and whether or not ...
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Careers invites when reaching 150 profile completeness [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: No Careers invitations When I click on invites in my careers menu, I see the following text: Try out some of the features on your profile. Get to 150 completeness, and we’...
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No Careers invitations, and can't link SE accounts?

I signed up for Careers yesterday (eligible because of my Github profile). I've filled out my profile to 170/210 completeness, but the invitations page still says Get to 150 completeness, and we’ll ...
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E-Mail invites are lost; provide alternative way to invite people

I sent a careers invitation to a friend few months back. I learned yesterday that the invitation never arrived - it probably got caught in a spam filter. The same might have happened for two other ...
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Why didn't my friend receive his Careers invite?

I invited a friend to join SO Careers, but he didn't receive his invitation, so I sent a 2nd invite to another one of his addresses, and he didn't get that one either. He says he's checked his spam ...
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Where are my Careers 2.0 invites?

I wanted to invite someone to Careers 2.0, but I can't find my invites anywhere on my profile page: http://fhc.quickmediasolutions.com/image/0.48046400%201302126787.png According to this answer, ...
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How do I give out an invite on Careers?

When Careers first launched, I purchased a 3-year spot. Now that Careers 2.0 is launched, we're able to 'invite' others into Careers. I have a high Stack Overflow reputation and I bought into careers,...