Questions tagged [time]

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What time is it? [duplicate]

Where can I see the current server time on Stack Overflow?
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Time for some more swag! [closed]

UPDATE: I just sent out emails to collect addresses from the lucky users getting these watches — be on the lookout for those, and try to fill it in the next two weeks! :) On occasion of our ...
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“Contact us”… and then what?

So I had a dispute with the moderators at a specific SE site. As a result, I got suspended there. As per SE guidelines, I pressed the "Contact us" button and wrote to the higher powers to appeal. ...
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Stack Exchange sites need a universal clock that is visible!

Since the Stack Exchange sites run on one clock, and a clock that is not common to most of us (such as those of us in the US), can we display a clock with the site time (UTC) displayed somewhere on ...
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Time auto refresh bug [closed]

How come this possible?: What I did: Visited question link. Answered the question after read. After some time refreshed page to see if any update. Remain on screen. The time for asking and answering ...
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Is time relevant for getting better answers?

Can you get better answers on Stack Overflow when a question is asked at a certain time of the day? Let's say the question is asked in the morning (GMT), will it attract more attention than a ...
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SO has difficulty translating time remaining into human words [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Countdown timer is off by 1 interval I've noticed a few times now that SO seems to have some issues is calculating time accurately: From pm.stackexchange.com - Also, when ...
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UTC time is wrong when local computer settings are wrong

Since the update to Stack Overflow, I noticed that when I hover my username at the top, it shows a new box, and in that box at the bottom, it says UTC time [time]. The thing is that the time ...
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Time for a “thank you”!

Thank you, Stack Exchange and JNat for this that arrived in the mail today just in time for my trip tomorrow! Despite watching all the spam from Stack Exchange users and also from DHL, this is a ...
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How can one see how much time was spent on a review?

Is there a way to tell how long a reviewer spent looking at a particular review item? I have seen people comment about "Reviewer Speedy Squirrel only spent 3 seconds looking at this review item ...
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Self answered questions appear the wrong way round in the profile page (and other places)

Self answered questions have misordered timeline. Because it is old tech that may go it is not gong to be repaired. However... This is from the profile page 0 the Answer comes before (well after, ...
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Duplicate questions that may result in different answers since the original was asked

There is a question I want to ask on stackoverflow regarding views on free web development ide's. The question is inherently subjective and it is also a duplicate, in a sense. However, the question ...
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How long before a deleted answer disappears as an answer to a post

I deleted an answer because after further thought, I decided it did not really answer the question. That was two days ago. It's still there! How long do deletes hang in purgatory? Curiously, I ...
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Is it possible to use SEDE to plot the pageviews for a specific question over time?

I answered a question on Chem.SE earlier today and noticed just now that it'd made it to HNQ. This got me wondering just how big the HNQ Effect™ is in terms of a jump in pageviews. I found a handful ...
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Time Management Between the day-job and StackOverFlow - Serious Issue ! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How do you escape an addiction to stackoverflow (or other IT sites)? You know you've been browsing Stack Overflow too much when? guys, I am not a hardcore ...
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Comments showing “momentarily” instead of “just now” again [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Momentarily in comments I just got this on Android Enthusiasts: Unless this has changed again (and to something that doesn't make sense), it should be "just now" instead of "...
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When does the Stack Overflow week start?

I assume it's either Sunday at 0 GMT or Monday at 0 GMT but I've tried checking a few things and searching and can't find when it is. This is in regards to the weekly reputation leagues and "this ...