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I can't accept an answer...

I'm trying to accept an answer to a question, but the button just isn't working. Any ideas as to what might be causing this? Thanks!
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voting status not displayed on voting arrows

On most stackexchange sites, when you vote up or down, that fills in the up or down arrow, so that it is immediately clear that you have done so (or that you have not voted up or down). On this site ...
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Weekly Featured Image: Dec 27 '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Dec 27 to be featured on the main site. Rules: Limit one photo per person per week. A specific photo may be submitted at most two weeks ...
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Why aren't people voting?

There is one key principle upon which this site (along with its sister Stack Exchange Sites) rely upon -- that is namely, voting. Voting is important to establish who knows their f-stops from their ...
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Weekly Featured Image: Dec 20 '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Dec 20 to be featured on the main site. Rules: Limit one photo per person per week. A specific photo may be submitted at most two weeks ...
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Should we create a separate camera gear recommendation site?

Consensus seems to generally be that camera-recommendation questions are off-topic on this site. (See discussion Equipment recommendation questions) But we get a lot of such questions, and they make ...
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Weekly Featured Image: Dec 13 '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Dec 13 to be featured on the main site. Rules: Limit one photo per person per week. A specific photo may be submitted at most two weeks ...
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The 404 not found image is not unique

This site's 404 not found image is not unique. It's shared with Web Apps SE and Pro Webmasters SE. https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/404 https://webapps.stackexchange.com/404 https://photo....
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why do merged questions remain on the unanswered list?

I've noticed that there's currently a question on the unanswered section of the site that is listed as having been merged with another question, because it is a duplicate. This makes it impossible to ...
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Featured image suggestion

Didn't see it suggested or asked: why is the feature image not in a 3:2 ratio that is pretty much standard for images? It's literally a handful of pixels off on the y-axis and so you're forced into a ...
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Colour profile stripped from featured image

So my photo was chosen for featured image (for which I'm very grateful), however I noticed that it looks darker than I the image I provided, and as I suspected the colour profile has been removed from ...
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Weekly Featured Image: Dec 6 '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Dec 6 to be featured on the main site. Rules: Limit one photo per person per week. A specific photo may be submitted at most two weeks ...
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Where can I find deals to buy photo editing softwares?

Here is the deal (pun intended). I created this question because there are numerous deals going on right now (November 2010) for Adobe softwares, including 30% off Lightroom 3 ($200 instead of $300) ...
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Featured image link on parent site

On the parent site, where the featured image is shown, there is a link called "submit yours" that takes you to the meta site where you can upload an image and/or vote on images already submitted. ...
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Is there a link on the meta site back to the parent site?

This is probably a dumb question, and I just am not seeing it, but is there a link somewhere convenient on the meta site to go back to the parent site? If it's there, I am totally missing it. If it'...
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Why does the Image Uploader show "fakepath"?

Is there a reason the upload dialog shows a C:\fakepath\file instead of the real path or is it a bug? Chromium 7.0.517.44 (64615) Ubuntu 10.10 UPDATE: In Firefox it 3.6.12 it shows only the file ...
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Banner hides the Search Bar

Just spent a minute looking for the Search Function until I realized that the "Welcome to this site, here is the FAQ" banner is hiding the top banner and therefore the search box. On StackOverflow, ...
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Weekly Featured Image: Nov. 29, '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Nov 29 to be featured on the main site. Rules: Limit one photo per person per week. A specific photo may be submitted at most two ...
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Critique Chat Times

We had our first critique chat yesterday, and it went pretty well. If you missed it and would like to see the transcript, we have it bookmarked so it's easy to find. Scheduled Times Going forward, ...
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Weekly Featured Image: Nov. 22, '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Nov 22 to be featured on the main site. Rules: Limit one photo per person per week. A specific photo may be submitted at most two ...
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Chat Critique Sessions

Background There have been several different requests for photo critiques on photo.stackexchange.com. In the past, we (as a community) have generally not been inclined to allow critiques here, as ...
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Is there a plan for a featured image on meta?

I love the new layout on the main site, and I think the 'featured image' thing is a great way to encourage the community to really own the site. However, the meta layout seems lacking, with the spot ...
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Defining rules for featured image submissions

The current rules in featured photo submission threads are: Limit one photo per person per week. Limit one submission per photo (so don't repost from other weeks). Keep all images appropriate, as we ...
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What is the license for featured photos?

What is the license for photos published as the weekly featured photo? Do they become CC-by-SA like everything else on this site?
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Weekly Featured Image: Nov 11 '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Nov 11. to be featured on the main site. Rules: Limit one photo per person per week. Limit one submission per photo (so don't repost ...
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Confusing formatting near share links

When a question has been marked as a favorite, a number appears below the star icon. This is great, but with the facebook/twitter links below the number is a bit confusing. I'm not initially sure ...
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please bring back the horizontal layout of the main site menu

Every single time I try to do something like ask a question or view tags here I move toward the place that menu item is on every single other stackexchange site. The exact position differs slightly, ...
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Text in Markdown popups not always clear with new meta theme

Using the GUI buttons for inserting a link in the markdown editor on meta, the text in the pop-up is too similar in colour to the background: This also seems to be the case with the image-upload pop-...
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Is it bad etiquette to include Amazon affiliates tags in links?

Is it bad etiquette to include Amazon affiliates tags in links? It doesn't seem unreasonable to me, but I will certainly not include them if the community frowns on the practice.
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Post-processing tips questions allowed?

Recently Sebastian.b posted this question. I personally think that the question is fine and I am excited to see this kind of question. However, he mentions that he could ask the same question for many ...
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New design feedback

Overall impressions: While I'm not 100% sold, I think it has potential and I am optimistic. There are a lot of rough edges. I'll give a few examples below. I wonder if the comment period before going ...
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"Ask question" button hard to find

I found it easier to find the "submit yours [picture]" link than the "ask question" link. The former is where I'd expect the latter to be. The former is larger and more prominent than the latter. I ...
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Twitter/Facebook Question Sharing Links

I may be being blind, but in the new design I can't see the buttons to share a question on Twitter/Facebook/whatever, that were there in the beta design. Are they going to be re-added at some point?
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New design makes meta comments invisible on mouseover

On meta, comment mouseovers turn the background white, which makes the text invisible. Normal comment Mouseover comment
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New Design Launched [closed]

The new design just launched for both the parent site and Meta. Congratulations! If you see any styling or css bugs, please start a new post, and tag it with "design" and "bug" please. This way it'd ...
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Weekly Featured Image: Nov. 4, '10

This is the place to submit and vote on photos for the week of Nov 4. to be featured on the main site (Where "Morning of Dec. 22" by Grant Palin currently sits) Rules: Limit one photo per person per ...
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Design for Photography Site

Hi all. I'm Jin and I'll be working on the designs for the Stack Exchange sites as they graduate from the beta phase. Each site will have its own unique theme that will reflect its topic. However, all ...
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Photos needed for the site design.

Hi all. I'm currently in the process of wrapping up the design concept for the final theme when the Photography site graduates from Beta. I need your best photos for part of the design mockup. ...
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What to do about shills suggesting their products?

I suppose this might be a necessary evil when asking for product recommendations, but do we have an official policy on people suggesting products from companies that they work for (directly or ...
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Is it worth answering or commenting on old questions?

From time to time I find an old question and feel the urge to add an answer or comment. But is it really worth the effort? People's attention have moved on and one's contribution may simply be lost or ...
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Can one reply to a question in the form of a tutorial?

Sometimes it seems the most appropriate reply to a question is to provide a tutorial. Is that appropriate or should one write the tutorial elsewhere? For example one could write the tutorial on a blog ...
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Should we be answering product/manufacturer related questions re selections and upgrades? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Equipment recommendation questions Increasingly we are seeing questions which are product or manufacturer related, for example, how or should I upgrade such and such camera. ...
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Write an Elevator Pitch / Tagline

We closed the domain naming thread (click for details). Instead, let's start with a killer "elevator pitch!" Joel will be blogging about the elevator pitch approach to naming, but to get you ...
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What happens to reputation when site goes "live"?

What happens (if anything) to our reputation points when the site becomes "real"? Do we all reset to 0, or is there some sort of grandfathering that takes place?
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Selling equipment on this site

I want to sell my Rebel Xt and buy a 5D. Is it acceptable to post ads for sale. This is a one time thing for me.
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Would people be interested in having site organised photo meets?

The site works best with a strong sense of community, and I was thinking of things that we could do to help build this, and wondered if people would be interested in regional meet-ups/events? Even ...
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Can I ask about alternatives to Photoshop?

I'm totally new to Photo.SE so I thought I'd ask first. I am looking for more affordable alternatives to Photoshop that do a subset of its features (namely good CMYK handling). Is this (fleshed out ...
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What's the name of this font in this image?

Hi, What's the name of this font? How to make this kinda font effects in photoshop? Thanks. http://sstatic.net/photo/img/logo.png
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Is it OK to post photos to gather comments and reviews?

Basically I'm a newbie picture-taker and want feedback on what I've done. Does the photo.SE philosophy forbid posting photos to gather feedback?
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Objections to moderator actions and the proper forum for resolution.

We have recently been receiving more "flagged" posts in the moderator tools. When I get home from work, I've been looking through them, and trying to address them. Recently, two of the actions I've ...

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