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Should one add a 'thank you' comment to a helpful answer, or not? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the etiquette about leaving short thank-you comments? It's my instinct to say 'thanks!' when I've been helped, so I like to say thanks in a comment after answers I ...
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Is it inappropriate to post a “Thank you” as a comment?

Whenever an MSE user posts an answer to one of my questions, I always have a tendency to first post a comment thanking the user for his/her response, and then proceed to discuss the response, and ...
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Is it Discouraged to Write 'Thanks' at the end of one's Post?

I recently had my post edited by an MSE member. The editor removed the 'Thanks' I had put at the end of my post. This happened sometime earlier too. Is it discouraged to write 'Thanks' in our posts? ...
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Policy on “Glad to help” comments or other comments just for politeness' sake

I realize that short "thanks!"-style comments are not encouraged on SE sites (Reference: What is the etiquette about leaving short thank-you comments?). However, people still post "thanks!" comments ...
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Lower bound on comments

I wish the comments didn't have a lower bound for characters.Many times all I want to say is "yes". Can someone explain me what is the purpose of this l.b.?
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Comment flag for “+1” was declined

When we leave comments, we see this message: Use comments to ask for more information or suggest improvements. Avoid comments like "+1" or "thanks". Also, Help Center says: When ...