Recently I found several times a comment from a new user like

Sorry I can't upvote your answer, because I don't have enough reps.

Is that true?

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    Yep, it's true. Wanna post a feature request about it on Meta Stack Exchange? (it might be a duplicate though..)
    – Seth
    Commented Feb 23, 2014 at 21:15
  • @Seth thx, now I was able to find it on the privileges page - no I guess it wouldn't be too useful after all - and the good answer was not always from me, so it still got it's due upvote :-)
    – guntbert
    Commented Feb 23, 2014 at 21:25
  • A similar question was already asked on MSO meta.stackexchange.com/questions/41347/… And it's accepted answer makes sense
    – Dan
    Commented Feb 24, 2014 at 12:19

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Yes, its true. You need 15 reputation to vote up and 125 to vote down. This has been specified in the help center page for privileges.

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