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This is by design. From the help center article Why are some questions marked as duplicate? The original question must have an answer; you cannot mark a question as a duplicate of an unanswered one. The rationale is that two questions could be worded very differently, and they should really only be marked as duplicates if the answer (or answers) to one ...


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You can't see it because you don't have the privilege level to see deleted posts (2k rep for beta sites like this one, 10k rep for graduated sites), but that user has two answers on that question. They posted one at 09:00:28 UTC today, then posted another, almost identical one at 15:31:37 UTC, and finally deleted the original answer at 15:31:54 UTC. The ...


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Because of this Q&A on Meta Stack Exchange: Can we raise the bar for reputation for late answers to enter the review queue? In summary, Late Answers used to be "answers from users with less than 10 rep to questions that are over 30 days old". The reputation requirement is now "less than 50 rep" (and it may be raised again to 100 rep), so a lot of ...


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The seed-starting tag is a synonym for germination (along with germinating), so if you try to use it, the system will remap it to germination automatically. If you click through the seed-starting link, you'll see that it shows "germination" at the top right (perhaps not the most obvious place to put it, admittedly). The list of synonyms is also available ...


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If you go to /tour on any Stack Exchange site, you'll see the same thing: a sample question with a score of +14 and two answers with a score of +3, with an animation where the bottom one gets another upvote and the accept mark, and switches places with the other one. So it's not a bug, it's just the way that the graphics on the tour page are put together.


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The number shown is the total number of posts on the site with outstanding review tasks. When you click on review, you're shown the posts that you can review. You don't see posts that you've already interacted with: voted on, answered, commented on, or reviewed from a different review queue. I also believe that the indicator won't show up unless there are ...


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Depending on your internet connection, uploading pictures this large would probably time out on our side. Your fix for compressing the images is the proper course of action.


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And the comments from that thread are relevant to the "solution" It is getting tiresome that the standard solution to quality problems on the site(s) is always "more reviews". Instead of demanding quality from new users before their post is even uploaded to the site, people keep insisting on reviewing existing posts and look for crap.... – Lundin 5 hours ...


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