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Questions tagged [responses]

Use this tag on questions about the responses tab with comments, edits and answers on your own posts. The tab is found in the user profile.

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Best Results For Asking Questions [duplicate]

I usually only want to ask questions. I want to get the best results on my questions, is there anything I can do to ensure this? Would I get better results from asking questions if I had more ...
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A bug in the responses count?

I just witnessed what I presume was a bug in the count of responses in my profile on Mathematica. I do not have more than a thousand new responses. Has something changed in the formula used to ...
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How do I receive emails when I receive a response?

I have my preferences set to 3 hours, but I do not receive email alerts when I receive an inbox message. Is there a setting that I need to set?
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About all the things ideas one might try to promote hoping something might make it to the real world as a helpful solution to some problem [closed]

I have written a lot of questions and responses both as user 128932 and user 201044 in math, chemistry, biology, philosophy, etc. I have suggested a fair amount of really good ideas and have received ...
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Comment notification shows up under responses, but not top bar inbox

Looking under my responses tab, I see: Looking under my inbox on the top bar, I see: (I believe only I, and perhaps mods, can see either of these screens - sorry about that) Note the two I circled ...
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Careers: response time and rate

It would be nice if you could see a response time and rate from a company on careers, much like you see an accepted answer rate. The biggest things that stops me from from writing a covering letter ...
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How to view responses to my posts in reverse chronological order?

Does StackOverflow have any way that I can view recent responses to my posts in reverse chronological order? For example, suppose that I want to see all comments and votes about my questions and ...
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Email confirmation periods

I think it's wrong that email confirmation comes hours later after a response has been posted. Can't the CRON task be set to run quicker?
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Updating responses while the user sees them

When I comment to a post from StackOverflow I like to keep the page opened in a tab and to refresh it to see when someone gives me a reply. I see the reply and maybe I comment again. When I go to my ...
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How to manage questions you are following

I have set up a workflow where I star or favorite a question that I want to "follow". I have found that this makes it easy for me to go back and see if there have been updates. (I don't always get ...
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Search / filter comments & responses in the Responses profile tab or Star/Favorite for later

Would it be possible to add a Search / Filter option to the response list in the Responses profile tab? More and more frequently, I find myself wanting to go back to a comment exchange, but if it is ...
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Add a hint to stay put after posting a question

The Problem It happens on every second question I try to answer: The question is unclear but the user does not respond. Why? The usual reason is that the user asking a question seems to leave. ...
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no notification for chat response

I have a chat room and I was wondering why there are no notifications in the notification/inbox like the ones we get when we receive response to our questions? Can the notifications be received only ...
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Response edit “characters changed” metric/limitation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remove trivial edit restriction It seems that Stack Overflow explicitly provides a possibility to edit responses, and even suggests "spelling" in edit comment. Yet Stack ...
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Missing links to responses to comments on nomination posts

In the responses tab in my profile, responses to comments on nomination posts include a working link in the page source, but because there's no title the links are empty and useless. When listed in ...
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Response notification on profile page stays after inbox read

This question is about the fact that the response number on my profile page is still there when I checked the new responses via inbox. Two images to explain: Inbox is cleared: Profile page shows ...
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Send reponse on mobile phones like facebook

I would like to have this feature with stack overflow. Send response(answers and comments) on registered mobile phones. It would be up-to user to receive response on mobile or not. Sometimes don't ...
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Possible additional response: answer or question edited [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Notify us when the question has been edited after posting an answer When I had put an answer and somebody comments it or the question, I see it in the responses and can react ...
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One's own profile no longer shows RSS feed for responses?

The lower right corner of one's own "Responses" tab used to show an icon that linked to an RSS feed for "the 30 latest comments, answers, and revisions to a user's content". For profiles of others it ...
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Does adding tags to a question generally increase the number of responses I get?

Maybe because some people might only subscribe to tags rather than to an entire stackexchange site? And is this also dependent on what stackexchange site it is?
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What happened to “responses”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: New profile format: How do we get the “alerts” back? You click on your name and it doesn't go to "responses" anymore. And there's no count of un-viewed responses ...
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Comment links in “activity” and “responses” should always take me directly to the comment

The comment links in the "activity" and "responses" tabs of the user profile now work correctly when the comment would be hidden behind "add / show n more comments". This is great! However, it appears ...
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Remove responses from Responses tab once they've been read in Inbox

Whenever we get a new response, it appears in both the Inbox (the red icon) and the Response tab in the profile (the blue notification). If we view the response from the Inbox, the notification gets ...
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Not always being notified of new responses

I've seen this discussed in the context of a couple of other questions but not on its own. I'm finding that randomly I'll revisit a question where I've left a comment in the past, and be surprised to ...
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Please make entries in “responses” link to the respones directly

When following a link in the "activity" page, you are directed to the entry directly. That is, if the activity was a comment, you directly jump to the comment. But in the "responses" page, if you ...
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Comment links on Responses tab do not work correctly when the comment is hidden

Normal Behaviour: Following this link to a non-hidden comment in the responses area of my profile, the screen scrolls to where the comment is. Bug Case: If I follow this link to a hidden comment it ...
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Comment appears in the inbox, but not in the responses

This is somehow a continuation of my bug report Comment appears in the inbox, but not in the responses (with the exact same title, but the previous bug was fixed). Yesterday I got 4 comment @replies ...
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are deleted comments recorded in responses tab?

If i do @Tom and create a comment, but delete the comment before Tom reads it, is it still listed in his "responses" tab? My previous question https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/91939/how-to-...
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Why does the inbox notification in the drop down not refresh automatically?

Why should we refresh the page to know if somebody answers, replies or whatever? Why it doesn't show up by itself?
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Responses list duplicate contents even though there is only one revision

Revision list show only one revision for this question. But responses list in my profile says there is two with duplicate contents. That could be a bug in responses list page?
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User responses feed shows “ToAtomFeedDate()” in date

The root of the user responses feed returns: <updated>4/21/2011 3:52:49 PM.ToAtomFeedDate()</updated> The funny ToAtomFeedDate() is too difficult for my humble reader! It would rather ...
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Inbox functionality has something left to be desired

The inbox hasn't been very nice to me. Often I will see a red number at the top left of the page, indicating that I have some new alerts in my inbox. It is a useful feature and I would definitely ...
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Watching for reponses (answers + comments) of question asked by somebody else

Is there a way to watch for responses (i.e. answers + comments bellow answers) of questions asked by somebody else?I noticed that via RSS you can watch for your own responses or you can subscribe to ...
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“See your responses” link broken

I just logged into Super User and received the "You have 1 new answer. See your responses." banner. However, clicking on the given responses link https://superuser.com/users/recent/472/2011-03-23/...
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Comment appears in the inbox, but not in the responses

On 2011-03-27, 20:52:22 I received a comment to this answer on tex.sx. I got notified in my inbox, and it's still there in the inbox, but when I go to my "responses" tab on tex.sx (I guess most users ...
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Performance: could the “Responses” tab get a bit of optimization love?

Jeff tweeted this morning about recent performance work, and I dare say lots of bits have been getting faster - but since the recent "envelope change", getting to responses has been really slow. It's ...
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There should be a more descriptive error on image uploading failures

Trying to upload an image, I get the response "Failed to upload image, please try again!" Well, of course I tried again. And again. And again, and again and again --- I guess you got it. So what? ...
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After 60 day absence, comments link took me to error page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Top message says 1 more response available, but linked page says out of date I haven't visited the photography site for more than 60 days (shame on me) because I'm travelling. ...
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How do people respond so quickly?

I'm amazed at how quickly I receive answers! What is it that people are doing? Is there some sort of monitoring program that beeps or something when a new question has been asked that is tagged with ...
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Does @notification work for users with spaces in their user names? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do comment replies work? I'm told that when I add a comment to a thread and begin with the @username syntax, the username gets a notification, however, I wonder whether ...
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Enable marking a response as “unread”

Sometimes I see that I have some responses (the envelope lights up) and when I go to see the responses I see one I want to act upon (edit the answer or post another comment). However I may not have ...
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Why do they allow bogus answers/replies to questions?

I don't understand how saying something completely ignorant that doesn't actually attempt to answer the question is allowed to continue on the Stack network. People get hundreds of reputation by ...
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What's the best response to a post that can be answered really easily with a quick Google search?

Here's an example of what I mean: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/3630614/xpath-php-query Googling "XPath Query" returns a plethora of resources. What's the best way to respond to this question? ...
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Updates from all Stack Exchange accounts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Create one page on SE to show my notifications for all SE, etc sites Is there any way to view updates — responses, comments, favorite changes, &c. — from all ...
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Display names with spaces in the first few characters cannot be used in @ responses

Until very recently, my display name was JS Bangs. Experimentation in chat and in comment responses confirmed that there was no way to mark responses as directed to that name. Specifically, none of ...
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See your responses date flaw [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Top message says 1 more response available, but linked page says out of date If get a "You have 3 new answers; 1 new comment. See your responses." on stackoverflow, however ...
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Notify on deletion of replied-to comment

There are quite a lot of apparent monologues in comments which where actually replies to other comments leaving an incomplete conversation. If the original commenter wants to delete his comment, those ...
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Deleting comments which are replied to should not be so easy

There are quite a lot of apparent monologues in comments which where actually replies to other comments leaving an incomplete conversation. If the original commenter wants to delete his comment, those ...
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Area 51 responses page seems noisy [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The recent activity page is a bit chaotic on area51 I'm following four proposals on Area 51, and page seems VERY noisy. I get notifications about all new questions, and all ...
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It says I have a new response, but the link doesn't show any [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Responses report doesn’t work when you’ve been away too long I've returned to stackoverflow after a while and the line at the top said to me that I have a new ...