Is it good practice to attach [SOLVED] to a solved question's title? I know this helps a lot when searching forums, but in a SO environment there is a visual clue for solved questions.

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Please never do this and if you see it, remove it. –  Oli Oct 4 '13 at 17:56
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But don't remove just that! Check for other improvements that could be done to the post ;) –  Braiam Oct 4 '13 at 18:25
    
I always do, but thanks for pointing it out. ;) Anyway, is there a default resolution/convention I can link to when commenting to the OP about the reason for the edit? –  Waldir Leoncio Oct 4 '13 at 18:40
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Using the title for indicating a property of the question is semantically incorrect. Just sayin'... –  Nathan Osman Oct 4 '13 at 19:24
    
It's just a question.. why the downvotes? –  SalmanPK Jan 27 at 9:54
    
@NathanOsman, could you help me rephrase the question, then? –  Waldir Leoncio Jan 27 at 11:19
    
@SalmanPK, beats me. :-/ –  Waldir Leoncio Jan 27 at 11:20
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Marking an answer as accepted is the signal that the question is solved. We are not a forum, and there are mechanisms to look for questions that have answers and are accepted answers:

If someone's answer solved your question, mark it as accepted or upvote it. Please, don't edit questions to add [SOLVED] to the title. If you see a question that has the answer embedded in the question, either comment to the author that he could answer his own question, or edit the question and add the answer yourself.

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