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Update questions about Metadata in Apex!

I just noticed something super exciting about Summer '17 - We can access Page Layout Metadata and Custom Metadata using Apex! There are just so many questions on this site that can more natively ...
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Provide Comment to Question as Answer vs Providing an Answer

At times i see people providing answers in comments vs actually providing an answer. I went through the below post to understand when to Comment vs Answer. What is the etiquette when it comes to ...
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Should I post my comments as Answers?

I posted a comment something like "What you are trying to do, won't work and pointed to an answer to solve the problem" for Question - 1. Both OP and @Rao, suggested to me post the comment as answer. ...
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Code Dump Answers

What should we do about answers that contain only code*? I include in this description answers where there is a token explanation that doesn't even come close to being comprehensive. Here is an ...
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Better formatting for comments and Promoting comment to answer

I have seen two things that can be improved while answering. Promoting comment to answer Better way to provide code snippets in comment Promoting Comment to Answer Comment usually helps us to get ...
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Is it possible to Favorite / Bookmark an Answer?

I know that we can favorite / bookmark a Question which is very useful for me as I can go back to that quickly from my profile. But is it possible to Favorite an Answer the same way ? If a question ...
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When should I edit an answer and when should I post a second answer?

I have posted an answer to this question: Assign a workflow task to the user who triggered the workflow rule The original asker has now updated the question with more information, which will ...
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What to do in this situation: several same answers at the same time?

Sometimes the following happens: there are the answers given to the same time with the same content (live example). What to do in this situation? I've deleted my own answer as i realized that other ...
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What is the boundary between self promotion and help

Consider this response to a question I posted back in October. My question was answered within days, I accepted the answer, and the accepted answer has been upvoted significantly. What to do when ...
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Do I comment or do I edit?

There is a really great answer to a question out there that I voted up. But I'm finding myself quibbling with the wording of one particular statement. I'm not certain, should I just go in and edit? ...