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Questions tagged [bounties]

A bounty is a way to get additional attention for a question by offering some of your own reputation for great answers.

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Prolong bounty period

I have a question that has not received enough attention and therefor I created a bounty for it. Now I have got a couple of answer which seems very promising, but I am still trying things out and also ...
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What happened to this bounty?

So I answered this question that a bounty on it. It was accepted before the end of the bounty period, however, it only granted me standard answer points. Once the grace period ended, it didn't award ...
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It's bounty time - suggestions please! [closed]

I have a lot of unicorn points (aka reputation), and they're just sitting there doing nothing. I've come to the conclusion the best use of these points is to find questions that need answering, that ...
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Is it valid to crosspost the same question by offering bounties?

I've placed bounty on this question. For some reason this question has not received enough attention. Can I ask the same on Stack Overflow by offering bounty on it? I know it's not valid to ask the ...
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Un-awarded bounty refunded on deleting post

I created a question a month or two ago that didn't attract much attention, in hindsight it wasn't really meant for Drupal Answers (It was about a whole mess of LDAP and kerberos stuff). I set a ...
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I don't fully understand how the bounties works?

I started this question and set a bounty (50) for it. I didn't get the answer to the question I stated: Is this a correct approach? If so, what do I have to do in the view? The bounty has been ...
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Is there a way to increase someone's bounty?

Let's say I see a question with bounty of 100. I like that question. I want it answered. I'm willing to boost bounty with 50 of my own rep. Is there a way to do this? I guess not, so are there any ...
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What do we want to do with un-constructive questions that have a bounty on them?

A question has been asked: How to make a responsive theme in Zen 5? Modules and procedures to keep or to leave from older Zen versions. The question is not constructive and should be closed, but the ...
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How are the community bouties offered?

Currently these question have a 500 bounty offerer by the community user: How can I manually add a subscription to an account using Commerce Subscription Product module? What are the implications of ...
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What happens if a bounty question is never answered?

The following question for example: Coupon calculates but doesn't sent correct amount to payment gateway (Cybersource) doesn't look like its going to be answered CORRECTLY. Now obviously a "...
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Is there an appropriate way to send a message to all answerers of a question?

I put a bounty on Performance Problem: Delay on first request a few days ago and it's had a lot of really good/thorough answers. Obviously I can only award the bounty to one person (that's going to ...
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How can I 'reward' a user with points in a special circumstance?

Recently a user commented on one of my posts, pointing out an issue of redundancy in my code. As it turns out I've been writing small amounts of unnecessary code (for many years now), and since ...
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Can I change the bounty value?

Let's say I set a bounty for 50, and I don't any answer at all. Will I be able to change the bounty value from 50 to 100?
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What happens to the bounty on a question that is merged with another?

Change views items per page dynamically (which had a bounty) has been merged with How do I limit the number of Views results on specific pages? What happens to the bounty in these cases? To my mind ...
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Do I get the bounty, if I answer my own question?

I just wanted to know if the bounty goes away to other users. If my answer is best voted, to whom the bounty will go?
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I have offered a bounty for my question that has not assigned to any answer. Why?

I offered a bounty for a question I asked, I accepted an answer, but the bounty has not been assigned to any answer. What happened?
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Set a bounty the wrong way

I set a bounty for one of my questions. Accidentally I set the bounty as something in the likes of 'answer doesn't give enough details'. In reality the answer is on the wrong track entirely so I would ...
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How do you know when a bounty has been awarded?

Is it possible to know when a bounty has been awarded from an answer? Is there any graphic element that shows which answer has received the bounty?
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Can a moderator moves a question with an open bounty?

This question Xapian vs ApacheSolr clearly doesn't belong here and should be moved to SO but there's an open bounty. Can a moderator move it to SO ? I think the user would have better answers there.