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Do we want to unpin the accepted answer from the top?

Stack Exchange recently changed the way answers are sorted on Stack Overflow, meaning that accepting an answer no longer pins it to the top (regardless of sorting method). It still has the green check-...
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What to do if an accepted answer is not an answer?

I wanted to ask a question about something and firstly searched and found a similar question. But there is a problem: the accepted answer is not an answer that meets the needs. I didn't understand how ...
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Should I delete an accepted answer that is no longer correct?

My answer https://drupal.stackexchange.com/a/801/226 was accepted back in 2011. It was correct when I wrote it, but as software has evolved, it is now spreading false information. I am still ...
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Building on another user's answer

I asked a question for which the only answer might not have worked under certain circumstances. It certainly worked with me. I marked it correct and added a comment with my modifications. Was this ...
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How to unaccept question not accepted?

As you can see, it was unaccepted, and then accepted. But it was fresh answer posted today, never accepted before. And it is not a case of wrong order: answer is still accepted. But it seems I only ...
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Answer to my own question requires at least two days to be accepted

Why does accepting my own answer require at least two days before it can be done?
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