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Why score is reduced on voting down for the person reporting?

First: For spam, you can cast a flag instead, there is a specific flag for 'spam - Exists only to promote a product or service'. For downvotes, the user being downvoted gets -2 reps, the person voting ...
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Search for old answers

But, of course! Search is one of the most powerful tools we have here. To get your posts, you simply type user:me, and you'll get all your posts! Nice, but how do I get only my answers, and not my ...
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On downvoting Comment should be compulsary?

Personally, no I don't think so. A down vote in and of itself should trigger that something might be wrong with my answer. Review it to see if it matches with the intent of the question. Did I supply ...
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Do we have a tag to use with Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) related questions?

Just tag the question with it and the tag will be created. If someone in the community has a better tag that is already used, they can ask for a merge of the two terms
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Zero Reply Filter

If you hit the Unanswered button at the top, you have the option to select the no anwser tab.
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Adding a section for Nintex related issues on the left side would be useful?

All paid-for third party products related to SharePoint have their own support channels, and sometimes even their own forum. As in the case with Nintex, where I also have an account and have asked ...
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How can we make users include more details and ask better questions?

But I often get the impression that some users don't notice it's there. This is the first time I've noticed it, and I visit often. How about we instead have some CSS to show something along the ...
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Can I bookmark a question and check back later?

Yes, click the little star button below the up/down vote arrows to favorite a post. This will bookmark it for you. To see all your favorited posts, simply go to your profile and click on favorites.
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Is their a way to force a user to leave a comment when he down vote

I've been there too, requesting such a feature, since you put a lot of effort to your answers and questions. And then comes this user who seemingly by random down vote a post. I think it's bad ...
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Christmas collaborations and gamification continue all over the year?

The fun of adding additional badges represented by hats every year wouldn't be as fun if it was available all year around. My guess is, when a lot of users have vacation due to the holiday, SE want to ...
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Ability to favorite comments & answers

Unfortunately only questions can be favorited, and afaik there are no plans to make it possible to favorite answers. Your only options are to favorite the question manage bookmarks yourself by ...
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Extended (step by step) explanation in answers

I'd say summarize those steps. I think what we don't like seeing are just plain link answers that can eventually become dead links, and have before many times. If you summarize the steps involved, ...
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No ask question icon

Well, that's odd. But not all that troublesome. Our sister site https://ux.stackexchange.com/ use no icons whatsoever, but make the Ask action look like a button. Here, we use a different color to ...
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Create Tag - reputation required - why 1250?

It "should be" lower, based on this answer from Adam Lear. However, looking into the matter, creating tag synonyms require 1250 rep and creating tags require 300 rep. So my guess is your looking at ...
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Can we add a tag for Workflow 2013

I feel as though Workflow Manager is specific to the installation/setup and not pertaining with the implementation and integration with SharePoint 2013. I agree here with @ghangas, at least a tag ...
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Can we add a tag for Workflow 2013

There is already a tag for workflow-manager, so I guess that answers your question. But if you'd like you could improve the tag wiki so we know what its for. The only link I find valuable is ...
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How can we make users include more details and ask better questions?

Maybe placing as mandatory extra fields such as version/O365 (or jquery/csom) would help clarify that the question should be specific. The tagging system is not obvious to novices and it is hard to ...
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Enabling Attachments

It has been requested several times but never implemented on StackExchange. Please add a system to allow file uploads attached to questions and answers feature request: upload solution files Where to ...
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Mod tool Convert to Question

Looks like it won't happen, several dupes in meta all linking back to this: Convert non-answers into new questions?
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