What does a "ping" mean for me?

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What should I do when I receive a "ping"? Somebody calls me or what? I do not see any other information but a message "You received a ping".

Thanks.

asked Sep 11, 2014 in Support

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It means that somebody has mentioned you in a question, answer, or comment by writing @VladimirKalitvianski.

So this answer should put two entries into your inbox: one that says that your question has been answered and another one that you have been pinged

answered Sep 11, 2014 by (5,240 points)
edited Sep 11, 2014

OK, thanks!

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