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Can I delete my account on one exchange, but keep my account on all other Stack Exchanges?

I have an account on multiple Stack Exchanges; I would like to delete my account on one site but keep it on the rest. Is this possible?
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Italics in titles?

Normally the title of a film is in italics, and although this can be done with enclosing asterisks in the body of a question, this does not work in question titles. Is there a way to put text in ...
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How can this post be salvaged through editing?

So I flagged this answer as 'very low quality', because to my mind it "has severe content problems" and "is unlikely to be salvageable through editing". However, my flag was declined (not disputed - ...
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'Newest questions' without on-hold or duplicate filter?

When browsing the newest questions on movies.Stackexchange I tend to see and find tons of questions that are put either 'on-hold' or are marked as 'duplicate question'. This might be on other SE's ...
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I'm at a loss as to why my question was put on hold because it was “off topic”

I posted a question and it was put on hold as off-topic by Napoleon Wilson on the basis that "This question does not appear to be about movies or tv within the scope defined in the help centre." ...
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Fix the “Sisters” tag please

Someone created a tag for the Tina Fey film "Sisters" but made the tag sister. I tried to fix it but the stupid system won't let me because it's too similar or something idiotic. It says something ...
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What happened with this question that was migrated to meta… why was it closed rather than duped?

Due to a question on SFF, I was playing with the 10K tools and looking around a bit. When I clicked on the "rejected" tab, I was surprised to find only one... this one: This is a dupe of our "what ...
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Do deleted questions affect reputation?

So I was scrolling through my reputation tab, to see my rep breakdown and I noticed a post that has like 45+ rep, but when I clicked to see the page was deleted. I do not know why it was deleted ...
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Supported URLs for video embedding

How does video embedding work? What URLs are recognized? Is it possible to link to a particular time in a video? Is video embedding also enabled on this Meta site? (Posting this as a sort of sandbox ...
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Question got reputation for 2 upvotes but showing 1 upvote in the post

I see a user posted a question and got reputation for two upvotes. On checking the question, it shows only one upvote. He also didn't get any downvote(s). As per the reputation the question should ...
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Ask about popular TV-programmes in specific country

Can I ask here some questions about popular TV-programmes from Belgium? If yes: Do I need special tags to let it know? Can I write the details in Dutch and the most important info in English? Can I ...
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Why are there always 2 views immediately after I ask a new question

I've noticed that any time I post a new question and go back to the question list view, my question always immediately has 2 views attributed to it. Why? Are these server bots? Do we have some extra ...
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Where to find featured/bounty questions?

I'm new here and I wonder where I could find the questions with a bounty. On Stack Overflow, you can find them by clicking on "Featured Questions" when on a tag page but here it is not the case. I'm ...
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If you get a lot of upvotes in one day…?

So, I answered a question last night, and it ended up getting a lot of upvotes today. I'm really flattered that so many people seemed to like it, but it seems that I hit the reputation cap pretty ...
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What's up with the migration?

I have asked this question, originally on Scifi and Fantasy. After a bit of discussion, it was voted that it should be migrated to english.stackexchange, but was for some reason migrated here. Yes, ...
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Failure of Questions to delete

I have been deleting my answers for nearly a week to comply with the requirements needed to sever my connection to this stackexchange (at least that was the requirements I understood - delete as fully ...
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To understand why this flag got declined

I have raised the flag that it is not clear what is being asked in this question. Title Why didn't Jeetu and Yogi didn't lodge an FIR against dungeon_master@hotmail.com after he copied there idea? ...
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Is there any way to delete a question whose answer has been given?

If I feel that a particular question that I asked was irrelevant from the comments and in the mean time someone has given answers to the question, is there any way that I can delete the question apart ...
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Is it possible to access the content of my answer for deleted question

I have wrote answer for this low quality question few months back, which got deleted. However now someone asked other related question , for which my answer can be useful. But now I don't know how to ...
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Need pointers for Low Quality Posts Review

I have recently got access to Low Quality Posts Review. I tried to look into Meta for related questions or some guidelines on the site for what action to make when and what to look for in posts. ...
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Statistics on identification questions and their askers

Identification questions are a major point of discussion on this site and we all have our own subjective impressions about them. Therefore I would like to have some more hard numbers and statistics ...
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What is our 404 Image supposed to be of?

So, I saw a question over on Meta.SE about the 404 page images and how they all relate to the subject of the site to some degree. It made me wonder, what's our 404 image... It's all Egyptian to me... ...
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How to unflag a comment

I flagged a comment before doing any research on the answer - I feel bad because the user is highly ranked on the website? This was on the Movies and TV category. How do I unflag the comment?
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I'm in danger of being blocked from asking questions, but I have asked no question?

Why have I received this warning if apparently I haven't asked any questions? If I have asked a question and it was deleted, why can't I see it privately? This would be useful so that I can remember ...
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Is namethatmovie.org part of StackExchange Network?

This website called NameThatMovie (http://namethatmovie.org/) looks very similar to a StackExchange network site. I found the website's poster on the right sidebar on movies.stackexchange, the ...
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Visited tags are styled differently to unvisited ones

I just recently noticed that the font color inside the tags behaves like links, which means the font color is the normal dark grey/light black when the corresponding link (i.e. the respective tag page)...
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Is there any news about the graduation swag? [duplicate]

As part of the site's graduation over 3 months ago there was promise for certain graduation swag to be delivered to the top users of the site during graduation (the first 2 user pages, that is, i.e. ...
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Can I ask a question about movie demographics data?

An article discusses the demographics for Avengers: Age of Ultron during opening weekend: The film played broadly across demographic categories. Roughly 59% of the audience was male, 41% was 25 ...
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Why was the design of the sub-headers in the Community Bulletin changed?

I recently noticed that the design of the sub-headers in the Community Bulletin has been changed to not use all caps anymore and I wonder why this has been done. Seeing that a request for this has ...
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Where can I access my deleted question?

I need to add other details to it. It's not even shown on my user page (no questions asked/deleted), as if I never asked it. (Also, I lost a lot of reputation points with it despite the fact that it ...
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Is there a question penalty for a question that was deleted because it had no answers?

I believe that I had a question on the site that received one or two upvotes, but no answers that was under the heading of "Identify This Movie." (It was an Americanized version of the Sound of Music, ...
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What guidelines does “Community” use to delete posts?

I just came across this question relating to Captain Phillips (2013): Why was the family's viewpoint not shown in the movie? If you look at the revision history, it was twice deleted by "...
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Why is removal of this comment being denied?

I keep flagging a certain comment on one of my questions for elimination, and it keeps getting denied. The comment is on Why were 2 episodes omitted from the "The Tick" DVD releases, and ...
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No tag for The 100 [duplicate]

Please create a tag for the 100 TV Series of The CW. I have only 100 reps, and therefor I can't create one. I need to ask a question on the 100.
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my question was deleted

I asked a question about a film I am looking for and I logged in today to find that it has vanished. what happened to it? why was i not notified that it was removed? how can i recover my deleted ...
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When will the site get Community Promotion Ads? [duplicate]

This site has graduated over a month ago now and I'm wondering when we are to expect the post for Community Promotion Ads. Please don't misunderstand this question as complaint or making any pressure ...
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Can I vote a single user?

In the current going elections, I am willing vote to a one user instead of three. Is my vote for one user will be counted? or I should compulsorily vote for 3 users? PS: I know only one user and I ...
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Viewing Site Stats?

So I was on another SE site and saw the Area 51 data for the site in the side bar... I thought it looked pretty cool and wanted to see what the similar data was for M&TV... but it's no longer in ...
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How to get an official blog for a site?

How SE sites get official blogs like SciFi? Even Islam.se have it which is still in beta. How can we propose that?
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Bounty color mismatching to color scheme

I'm not sure if this a bug or a concious design decision. In the initial design proposal, the color of the "bounty tag" was adapted to the general color scheme of the site, thus it used some kind of ...
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New design colour scheme

Maybe it's just me as my eyes isn't that good (but no need for glasses yet) but I find it the text/background contrast isn't enough as in I think the text colour is a bit light. Specially the vote/...
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Identify movies and TV shows from the image in the top bar / banner

Which are the TV shows and Movies shown in the image of the top bar?
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What is the difference between these two questions?

Why is this accepted, and upvoted Is James Bond explicitly described as caucasian in Ian Fleming's books? And this question closed as off topic Is Miss Moneypenny describe caucasian in the novels? [...
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Instructions for Identify-This-X questions should include title advice

Many identify-this-movie questions have awful titles like: can't remember the name of this movie a movie I only saw the trailer unknown movie from years ago The on topic section of the help centre ...
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1111 days in beta: Where do we stand?

I'd like to use the fact that the site is now elevenhundredeleven days old as an opportunity to enquire a little status update from the higher powers, if possible. First of all, while I'm aware that ...
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What is the difference between close-voting detail-lacking ID questions and deleting inactive ones?

There has been quite some confusion recently as to what to do with old inactive ID-questions and what the difference is between close-voting for "not enough detail" and deleting for inactivity, ...
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How to improve 'How to find happy, upbeat material in rankings?'

Would someone please advise if my question can be amended? I'd appreciate its reopening. I've tried the asserted duplicate but it doesn't turn on the additional condition of works 'that are also ...
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What do we do with a possible case of serial downvoting?

I seem to have picked up a stalker in the past day or so, and (coincidentally) I received 4 downvotes in that same timespan. Now, it may indeed be entirely coincidental, but it sort of smells like a ...
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Request for Tag cleanup

I've recently created both the multi-part and multi-part-films tags. One of these is clearly redundant but I don't have permissions to delete it. Can someone do the honours?
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Should new answers to identify-this-x questions with an already accepted answer be removed?

Earlier tonight, this answer was added to a year-old identify-this-tv-show question which already had an answer that had been accepted. In this format of question (unlike most types on the network), ...