Reply indicators not showing



usually, when you reply to a post (rather than the whole thread), the replied to post will get a collapsible UI element that shows the replies right under the post:

In addition to that, the response post shows an indicator that this post is a reply to another post and links back to it:

For some reason, both of this has disappeared from my own forum. Does this only trigger under specific circumstances? Or should it be visible all the time? Or did I turn off some setting?


(Jeff Atwood) #2

If there is a single reply (as in, exactly one and 1 reply only) and that reply is directly underneath the post it is replying to, metadata is suppressed.


Oh. Ok. That explains it. Thank you!

(Jeff Atwood) #4

As you can see in this topic it would be super super noisy if the metadata was not suppressed for single replies directly underneath.