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Questions tagged [voting-limits]

You can cast votes on questions, answers, and comments but they are limited per-day. You can only cast 30+10 votes in 24 hours.

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Why did my vote go through even after I reached the daily maximum amount of votes?

I just tried to down-vote a question. It gave me this message: But my vote still went through. I refreshed the page, and the down-vote I cast still showed. I refreshed multiple times, and it was ...
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Can't complete First Post review when reaching the daily vote limit

When reviewing First Posts (but probably Late Answers as well), if you use your last (up/down)vote for the day, you can't complete the review. See the GIF below, after clicking the 'I'm Done' button ...
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What is “You have 5 votes left today” message? [duplicate]

When I was doing upvote to an answer/question, I encountered with the following message: You have 5 votes left today What's this? I think I have up-voted too much today.
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See daily limits

Is there a place where you can monitor all the limits for the current day? I know for example on votes, it will notify you on the last 5 votes you have left over. Is there something similar for other ...
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Cannot view certain review queues without having up/down votes

Apparently, when a user has reached their daily up/down vote limit of 40, they are unable to access the First Posts and Late Answers review queues. Why is this? When I go into the FP/LA queues, it's ...
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Inconsistency between daily voting limit and weekly votes after unupvote?

Earlier today, on another SE site, I casted 40 votes, so I reached my "Daily up/down vote limit". Because of that, I also see a message like "Daily up/down vote limit reached; come back in X hours." ...
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Daily vote limit bug: Limited at 39 votes with 14 votes on questions

During a particularly extensive research session earlier this week on one site I voted on 14 questions and 25 answers, and then I got the daily vote limit reached notice every time I tried to vote on ...
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Amortize voting limits over a rolling week

We can cast a maximum of 40 votes (up/down) per day¹. For people who vote a lot — which is encouraged — this maximum can be reached pretty quickly. I know why there's a maximum — we wouldn't want a ...
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Can moderators see the close/reopen _votes_ (and _not_ the reviews)?

Yes I know, mods (and 10k+ users) can see others' reviews, including the close/reopen reviews. But what if a close or reopen vote happens from any review indepently? As I can see, in this case it ...
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Daily vote limit took a downvote feedback into account even though I don't have the downvote privilege

In Stack Overflow, I reached my daily vote limit on 39. However, I cast 10+ question up-votes before reaching 25 total (Q & A votes), but I didn't get the 40 total. What did happen is I tried to ...
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Addressing the problem of fat thumbs

Original question posted here. I occasionally use the Stack Exchange app for iOS when reading or answering questions on this site. I hold the phone in my left hand and scroll with my thumb along the ...
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Voting popup can't decide which message to show

I am only getting one of these two each time I vote:
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Simplify vote-limiting logic

In the beginning there were daily vote limits. Then we realized we want to encourage voting on questions and so the idea of giving an extra 10 votes for questions was accepted. Then it was ...
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Increase vote limits on meta sites

Since voting is different on meta, and meta sites actively promote discussion and expressing your opinions - it is also more frequent to cast a vote as a user. I've seen why is there a voting limit ...
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Why is there general opposition to requests to increase post vote limits?

There is a limit of 30-40 post (question/answer) votes per day (What are the limits on how I can cast, change, and retract votes? and Please don't require answer votes to be cast before question ...
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Daily vote limit reached; vote again just now

Even though this is a very very minor issue, I still think it is an issue. (And I don't think this is a duplicate as the possible duplicate is status-completed while this issue is obviously not status-...
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Don't cap reviews based on vote limits

As noted in the original announcement for the First Posts review queue: The only requirement to participate is the ability to cast both up and down-votes on the site, making this the most inclusive ...
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Bug with the vote limit notification [duplicate]

The bug here is the notification ! I must confess. I upvoted this post up when I reached my daily vote limit. Before the crime : During the crime : After the crime (refreshed): ...
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Should closing questions by review count against the vote close count?

AFAIK I have about 40 or 50 close counts per day, right? Now when I do reviewing "Close Votes" I think that at least 70%-80% of the questions being flagged for closed, are really to be closed. So when ...
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Remaining close votes error in dialog

As my question title says, Please check the below image. As shown in the above screenshot, I am voting on low quality posts to put on hold. I am getting wrong number of remaining votes. Unless, I ...
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Why is there a voting limit restriction on Meta?

Nearly every day recently, I'll use up all my post and comment votes here on Meta. Why do we have the voting limit here?
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Popup window for close vote is showing wrong number for remaining vote count

Earlier, I was using flag for bringing inappropriate content to the attention of the community. Recently I got privilege to edit/close/reopen the question. while doing my job I found the pop window ...
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Comment votes should be allowed even after “vote limit exceeded” when they are on new comments on a page on which you are active

If I am very interested in a page, upvote all of the appropriate comments, then go and 'spend' my other upvotes contributing to the site (civic duty!) on other questions, and then come back to see a ...
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London TimeZone off by one hour - StackOverflow

The SO limits you to: 40 vote casts per day 20 Suggested Edits 40 close vote reviews ..etc To be clear If I exceed any of the above limits, like now and try to vote again: "Daily vote limit reached....
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How about “you may only submit 2 comment votes every 10 seconds”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can we get x comment votes per x minutes, rather than one vote per 5 seconds? When reading a list of comments, it is common for me to decide what I will vote up, before I ...
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Maintain votes cast after daily limit and automatically validate them the next day

I have voted 40 votes to the frequently asked questions, so there are no more votes for me for the rest of the day. It will be good to limit the user's votes, but when the user cast the further votes ...
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Only 20 daily votes on suggested edits? When and why? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do the review limits work? Before April 20th 2012 each user had 40 daily votes for reviewing suggested edits. From that day until today/yesterday/two days ago each user ...
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I was able to make one upvote on my own question even if the daily vote limit was reached [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does someone get to cast more than 40 votes in a day? Today I had already reached my daily 40 votes limit (or at least I think so, in many places I was informed of this). ...
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Why does the review system disable the “First Posts” and “Late Answers” if I reached daily upvote limit?

I was reviewing on Super User, and I faced a weird thing. I can review "Close Votes", "Low Quality Posts", and "Suggested Edits" if I reached my daily vote limit, but I can't for "First Posts" ...
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Increase daily voting limits depending on reputation

I'm facing an issue, quite often debated (like in Why are there voting limits? and like the 4 firs page I found about vote up limit) : I am feeling really restricted by vote up limit. Please, read ...
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Race condition in voting allows daily vote limit to be exceeded under high-latency connections [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does someone get to cast more than 40 votes in a day? The daily vote limit appears to be subject to a race condition which could potentially defeat the limit. When I vote ...
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Daily vote limit reached on 39 votes instead of 40 votes [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cannot vote on question although 40 votes limit not reached I am trying to cast my 40th vote but a prompt is displayed saying "Daily vote limit reached" on 39 votes. What ...
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Unupvote when no change to a Q in weeks

I've just (today) received a -5 (unupvote) for this question (Previously +1/-1). Putting aside for the moment if it should be voted up/down, can someone please explain to me how it's possible to un-...
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How did I manage to exceed daily votes limit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does someone get to cast more than 40 votes in a day? I voted more than 40 times in one UTC day? I have just noticed that I voted 42 times today.. I thought there was a ...
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After reviewing 50 edits I can't approve an edit to my own answer

This one is pretty straight forward. Earlier today I reviewed 50 proposed edits. After doing so another member suggested an edit to one of my answers to correct a minor mistake I had made. I tried to ...
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How is it that I have 42 votes on SO for the day? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does someone get to cast more than 40 votes in a day? Just like the question asks.. this is what I see... is this a bug in the counting? I'm certain I didn't really vote ...
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Why has my voting limit been changing frequently? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there any voting limits? I don't know why my voting limit has been changing frequently. Earlier, I was having 40 votes per day, but now the limit has dropped to 32 or 33. ...
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How does someone get to cast more than 40 votes in a day?

And by someone, I mean that evil feline WesleyDavid: That screenshot was taken just before 4pm PST, i.e. just before 0000 UTC. That shows KittehHead's votes for the month, which is the same as ...
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Does the vote abuse algorithm roll back valid votes?

My understanding is that if you vote up (or down) too many posts by a single person, those votes will be reversed as abuse. This is to prevent attacks on another user by downvoting every single post ...
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Increase daily comment votes and flags limit

I just got the "Daily vote limit reached"-message. I was just about to up-vote a great comment, but now I've got to wait for 10 hours, and that's just plain stupid. As this blog entry shows, a user ...
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Is voting limit inclusive of votes cast on meta?

I get at times frustrating "voting limit reached" message. Does that count the votes I cast here on meta as well? Just preserving the scarce resource..
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Why does my max vote count keep changing? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there any voting limits? I have observed that the maximum number of votes I can use on Stack Overflow keeps on changing. One day it will be 38, the other day it will 39, ...
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Daily vote limit reached on 37 votes [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there any voting limits? Cannot vote on question although 40 votes limit not reached Today I have reached the daily vote limit three votes too soon. Why did this happen?...
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Centralized page for information on daily limits

Can we have some tool/page that shows: How many up/downvotes we have given and how many are left Same thing with close votes Same thing with moderator attention flags And perhaps... How many rep. ...
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Why is there an upper limit on number of votes that can be casted in a day [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are there voting limits? This must have been surely discussed, but I couldn't find a thread on meta discussing this exactly. Please feel free to delete (dont close but ...
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Shouldn't I be able to cancel a upvote on a worse answer after seeing the better referenced and logical correct one, esp. one on scientific SE-sites?

As far I researched meta, I cannot change my vote for a answer after 5 minutes, only when the answer is edited, despite how critic and brilliant the comments on this answer or another 1-2 days later ...
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I have reached the daily vote limit… and I'm now over it by one. Why? [duplicate]

I have a strange issue. I reached my daily vote limit a while ago. I keep reading and editing and answering, and sometimes I just can't help but clicking an answer. Typically here, my answer was ...
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Could I get warned when nearing the end of my daily comment-vote ration?

There have been a couple days when I hit the end of my comment-votes. (I don't even know how many I get per day - 20?) I thought it could be made less abrupt, as in post-voting. I'm sure someone ...
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Unintuitive voting limits: 34 votes for me, today

I am well aware of Cannot vote on question although 40 votes limit not reached and its answers, but I was still surprised at ending up with 34 votes today. The last one being a downvote on a bad ...
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Lock voting answers for an hour [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Fastest Gun in the West Problem People are often fascinated about how fast are some questions answered on Stack Overflow. Stack Overflow made a very good job involving game ...