Episode #125 of the Stack Overflow podcast is here. We talk Tilde Club and mechanical keyboards. Listen now

Questions tagged [answers]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
1answer
55 views

When community gives the bounty?

I saw on MSE some of the answers are awarded with a bounty of +50 by the community. Though that answer is not accepted by the OP. Though that answer is not that old. Those question are not seem that ...
6
votes
1answer
156 views

Shall I post an answer for the reputation earning?

Today I just cam across one question that is this question I simply understood the cause behind that error & placed one comment below the question & it solved the error that the P.O. of the ...
0
votes
1answer
125 views

34/5000 why did you delete my post?

Good morning, why did you delete my post? Error on 'Newsletter Subscribers' Could you give feedback please?
9
votes
2answers
161 views

Referring to a 3rd-party Magento extension as an answer

If question submitted on the forum can be solved by a 3rd-party Magento extension is it allowed to post a link to the extension as an answer? Also, is it allowed to post a link to an external blog ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

Complementary answers - How to decide what answer to accept?

What to do when two answers to my question are complementary to each other. I have asked this question and got two answers. Should I Edit and accept answer that was more helpful to me, but was not ...
13
votes
2answers
132 views

User posts link to related commercial extension in every answer, but also gives halfway useful information. What to do?

I found this user who puts a link to a commercial extension in all answers which is obviously advertising. The extension probably even solves the issues, but an answer that only exists to promote a ...
8
votes
2answers
152 views

Is there anything to make answer as disable after some downvote?

I was searching for answer and see this post and found that last answer with 3 downvotes looks disable. is there any limit define for it? i have not seen this before. see below screenshot.
0
votes
1answer
64 views

What's wrong with this answer?

One of my answer is receiving downvote and I don't understand the reason. It seems users are following the first downvote blindly. But having @fschmengler comment makes me wonder why? Fatal error: ...
5
votes
2answers
109 views

Are incomplete answers valid?

My question here is regarding incomplete answers. There are a lot of questions that cannot be answered without a lot of work but what can be quite simple is to add in a general overview of how the ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

Why Editing an Answer must needs 6 characters?

I've seen that Editing an answer must be 6 characters expected.Why this rule. From my view,May be some Edits needs 2 or 3 characters only but that is more important for that answer especially that ...