Originally Posted by jeremywilken
I have a question about the Reputation system. Do new members who have no Rep have no power to give Rep either? I have a gray box in my rep list, and the total Reputation number is the same as it was before I received it. I guess I don't see the point, that a Rep was given but it has no affect. Either they shouldn't be able to give Rep for a certain time or they should have at least the minimum power for +/-.
Same happend to me, what does the grey box mean? A neutral rep? Or it is just because certain members can't really give positive/negative rep?