Questions tagged [duplicates]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
6
votes
1answer
80 views

Is it ok to reopen a closed question so that it can be marked as duplicate?

Steven Vascellaro posted the following comment in chat: I'd like to have my question How early should I arrive for a meeting? marked as a duplicate of What's the best time to arrive for an ...
5
votes
0answers
76 views

Should we focus more on making reference-worthy answers (for duplicate questions)?

I somewhat regularly find myself looking for a duplicate of a question, but only finding a whole bunch of similar questions, but none of which seem like a good duplicate candidate, as the answers tend ...
7
votes
4answers
168 views

Should we refrain from answering duplicates?

I notice more and more people answering question that should be marked as duplicates. In some cases, the question later marked as a duplicate (and still retain the answers given which is fine). ...
3
votes
1answer
81 views

Re-open this question?

This question has undergone some serious revision since is was marked as a duplicated. While I agree the question sounds similar to the dup, let me explain why I believe it should be re-opened. His ...