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Comment links within the same question [closed]

When I link to a comment within the same question, the link doesn't bring me to the comment itself unless I open it in a new tab/window. Can we fix that? [I'm using Chrome 17.0] EDIT: See here for ...
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Can you get notified about a comment even when you're not @mentioned?

Recently I commented on Gershon Gold's answer here. Shortly thereafter (about 5 minutes), I noticed that friendly red notification icon in the top left corner. It was notifying me that Gershon had ...
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Do we need something in between an answer and a comment?

Take a look at this question. I submitted an answer. Shalom then submitted an interesting, relevant, additional point, that was meant to enhance my answer. Someone commented that his answer was not ...
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Undo Comment Voting

When I upvote (or downvote) a question or answer, I have a certain window of time to undo my vote. It doesn't seem this exists for upvotes on comments. (I haven't tried regarding comment flags because ...
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“Related question” why so?

Why do people make a point of linking questions to each-other? They write "related." Do they link that so the person asking may see his answer? Thank you
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Etiquette of deleting comments?

I'd like to delete the comments I made here about calendar reform because (1) I was totally misremembering and (2) just before realizing that I shared a link to that fascinating post on my blog. So ...
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Linking to specific answers or comments

How do I give someone a link to a specific answer or comment? I know I can, but the only way I can do it now is to go to my user's recent activity and grab the link from there. Is there an easier way?...
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@(name) didn't work for me in a comment on meta

I tried to address a comment on this entry to Isaac using the @ notation. When I typed @ and started to type his name I didn't get the usual hover suggestion, and when I typed it manually anyway it ...
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Commentless downvotes

Is there a policy to encourage people to make comments when they give downvotes? Commentless downvotes do very little to improve the site. If something is wrong, you should explain what about it is ...
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linking directly to comments

The "activity" tab's "comment" log entries (for comments on answers only, not for comments on questions) link to things like https://judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/5991/words-often-mispronounced/...
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Using @ in comments with usernames containing spaces?

I guess this is really more of a general meta.stackoverflow question: Putting @ before a username in comments makes it show up in their inbox. What about if the username contains spaces - does the ...