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Questions tagged [accepted-answer]
The accepted answer is the answer the question owner thought best met their needs. This tag is for discussing issues related to accepted answers, not indicating that a question has an accepted answer.
Stack Overflow changed the way they sort answers:
We no longer pin the accepted answer (with the green checkmark) to the top of the list of answers. By default, we now sort strictly by votes (...
Sep 8, 2021 at 19:56
I don't like to leave questions open for so long it looks dead, but I want people to still think that I want more feedback and I can't find a good middle ground. Any opinions?
Mar 4, 2020 at 16:22
When should a answer be "accepted" since in Code Review it is a opinion review, and not a fact-based answer that points to a problem in a code (or something like that), and any opinion can be good ...
Jan 7, 2016 at 23:43
What is the established criterion for accepting answer, when valuable information is equally spread in multiple answers?
I'm having difficult time weighting objectively which answer to accept, as in ...
May 4, 2015 at 8:15
It came up in chat that one particular user seemed to be in the habit of:
Posting a good question;
Receiving good answers;
Posting his/her refactored code as community answer, after adapting some ...
Sep 29, 2014 at 19:48
File Async writer using Tasks or new features of .Net 4.5?
The code in the answer doesn't log until program termination -> lost items in the log. You cannot execute parallel code ...
May 11, 2014 at 11:43
Should the time in which an answer cannot be accepted be raised?
On Stack Overflow there is a limit of 15 minutes before you can accept an answer, such that other answerers have a chance of providing ...
Mar 24, 2014 at 19:39
On SO, you get 2 rep when you select a best answer. Why is there no such thing on Code Review?
Dec 12, 2013 at 11:40
I'm new here, but it seems to me that the Q&A format isn't necessarily the best option for code review.
It's been my experience when asking for code review that I don't know exactly what I am ...
Sep 30, 2013 at 3:57
Which answer to accept?
Just discovered Code Review and I think it's great.
I posted my first question and got two answers full of great advice.
What advice do you have ...
Nov 18, 2012 at 17:15
There was no better solution to my code snippet: Highlight input if empty.
What should I do? I want to mark this entry as "done". But since there is no answer, I can't accept any.
Feb 1, 2012 at 8:17
I can imagine this situation coming up frequently on this site. What should we do when there are multiple helpful valid answers?
Accept the one we think is most helpful?
Accept the one that was ...
Jan 20, 2011 at 1:00
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