Considering the following 2 low-quality-post queue canned comments:

This is an “I’m having this problem, too” comment
“This does not really answer the question. If you have a different question, you can ask it by clicking Ask Question. You can also add a bounty to draw more attention to this question once you have enough reputation.”

This is a different question posted as an answer
“If you have a new question, please ask it by clicking the Ask Question button. Include a link to this question if it helps provide context.”

I use the above for beginning users and I remember being a <50 rep user and in my opinion it adds insult to injury pointing out to a <50 rep user that they can add a bounty when they have no rep, so lately I've been using the second comment for <50 rep users.

Can we just merge these two into:

This is a different question posted as an answer.
“If you have a new question, please ask it by clicking the Ask Question button. Include a link to this question if it helps provide context.”

?

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    But then nobody will learn about bounties, and they are rare enough already. Or am I misunderstanding something? – dessert Sep 4 at 16:25
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    Some of the comments, like "This is a 'thank you' comment" and "This is commentary on another post, not an answer" change slightly depending on if you have enough rep to comment or not. Maybe this one should just do that too? – TheWanderer Sep 4 at 17:00
  • Bounties are what made my rep climb from +50 to +100 IIRC, so they might be rare, but most people here know about them... @dessert – Fabby Sep 4 at 19:30
  • @TheWanderer Huh? They do??? Ping me in chat! – Fabby Sep 4 at 19:31
  • Er feel free to put the title back into imperative mode rather than pleading British English request mode... not sure why I did that! (but I think the other changes were corrections) – Zanna Sep 5 at 12:56
  • @Zanna I saw that and I bow to your wisdom of improving my English any day! ;-) – Fabby Sep 5 at 14:19
  • Agree. Quite often it’s a problem to distinguish between the same problem and a follow-up question. And after this task, you end with much the same canned comment. I also dislike mentioning bounties when OP cannot really use them. @dessert I hope a user learns about bounties when they reach the privilege and get the relevant notification on the Achievements icon. However, I haven’t actually used them so far (neither set nor got awarded). :-D – Melebius Sep 11 at 10:37

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