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How and why are questions converted to community wiki?

Why is this question considered off-topic while this one is okay as a community wiki? What is the difference between them? Also, how are questions converted to community wiki?
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Synonym request: [zelda] to [the-legend-of-zelda] [duplicate]

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Where's my question

Some time ago I asked a question, It was located here https://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/2707/help-identifying-a-nes-racing-and-shooting-game now I get a 404 and the question is not listed ...
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Won't "Answer your own question" just encourage people to game the system?

It's bad enough when folks zerg rush the site with sockpuppets during contests or major launches. But now we're directly encouraging folks to rep-whore?!! What possible good can come of this?!!!
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Question deleted after it was edited to be relevant?

I posted a question about a feature in the Skyrim DLC before it was released and it was quickly closed, which I understood. However after the release of the DLC I edited the question to make it ...
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Why is my flag still disputed?

While reviewing my flagging history, I noticed that I had one disputed flag. AFAIK, that means that someone without privileges to actually dismiss it said they thought I was wrong. I flagged this ...
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How do I remove or avoid getting the ultralisk-huge StarCraft 2 'AnswerSwarm' promo banner in my profile page?

I don't play StarCraft 2 and have no interest in seeing the 'AnswerSwarm' achievement points. I would prefer to see my profile details immediately when I view my profile page, but the 'AnswerSwarm' ...
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List of games with X in the main plot? (about X)

Is it valid to ask a small list of games with (for example) samurais ninjas dragons in the main plot? As a community wiki perhaps?
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Tag [Economies], [Economy] -> [Economics]

There were only 11 questions affected, both now altered. I tried to set up a synonym so that future "Economies" tags get pushed to the singular again, but discovered I lack the ability to do so. ...
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Is an edit that only changes formatting, e.g. removing bold text and shortening link labels, too minor?

I made an edit that got rejected claiming, "Many links were removed during editing" which is wrong, as I didn't remove any link, I only shortened the label to ease readability as too much blue made it ...
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Declined flag on low-quality question

My last flag was declined. I flagged and downvoted this question because it just doesn't contain enough information. Specifically, it's missing what level it's on and attempts made by the OP. There ...
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How to change username on arqade's mobile interface

How can I change my username on arqade's mobile interface? I have seen tutorials for the non-mobile interface, but I just can't seem to find the edit button for the mobile interface. Help!
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How do I edit my profile?

I wasn't entirely sure where to ask this, but this was the best place I could think of. I'm trying to edit my profile on stack exchange, but I can't figure out how. I've matured a lot since I created ...
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Can I find out why a user got deleted?

Very recently (a few hours ago), I got a reputation change of -22 reputation because a user (or more users) got removed. It seems I had edited 11 posts that just got deleted. 22 reputation isn't much, ...
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Why is this tag without me as the author?

I was reading this question about knowing who created a tag and, after looking at the tags they had linked (like this one), I went to visit the tag I had created recently: space-hulk-deathwing. ...
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How come some links in comments don't get hyperlinked?

I've noticed that sometimes a link in a comment won't automatically be hyperlinked. For example, I added two identical comments to two of my questions and one was hyperlinked and one wasn't. (...
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What happens to your bounty if no Answers are present on your question? [duplicate]

I've put a bounty on my question and there is no activity in terms of answers, what will happen to my bounty at the end of the period? If it does not go back to me would I be able to request ...
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Need to distinguish between Portal (the game) and Minecraft portals.

Currenlty the portal tag is applied to both games about Portal the game and Minecraft portals. One (or both) need changing to disambiguate.
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Why was this flag rejected?

I flagged this answer as "Not an answer", and it was simply "declined - a moderator reviewed your flag, but found no evidence to support it". Is it a mistake or am I missing something?
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How to address Cross Network Duplicate Questions [duplicate]

This question, as you can see in my comment, has been posted by the same user on English Language & Usage here now I've posted a comment on both site indicating this and i've down voted the ...
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How do I log out of Gaming StackExchange?

I just registered with this gaming site and I can't find the "log out" button. How do I log out?
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Can we get tags for Borderlands 2 Classes?

I have asked two class-specific Borderlands 2 questions, one about a particular skill in Axton's tree, and one skill in Maya's tree. It could be useful for people looking for answers in class-specific ...
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Why is this "unreleased content", when it actually isn't?

https://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/156633/how-do-i-get-the-legendary-pokemon-diancie Why was this closed? Ironically, even though some here thought it was "unreleased", at the time of the ...
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Why was my other account removed?

I need to know why I was removed, if it was because I didn't use this site much, well I couldn't - it wouldn't let me ask stuff for a month or even comment. Can a moderator answer me? I lost over 30 ...
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Identify this game - removed?

ETA: Yes, I have read the arguments. I found them lacking. While they have their merit, none of them really explain why ITG questions harm SE and why they must be removed. The only single fact that ...
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How can I flag people vandalizing my question with rollback edits?

https://gaming.stackexchange.com/posts/73406/revisions They keep removing the game's name from the title which is absolutely essential for the question to make any sense.
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Extremely trivial edits from 2k+ users? [duplicate]

What's the policy guideline here? Flag the question/answer for intervention by moderators? Examples of extremely trivial edits: ... end will add towards your total, from testing it myself... ...
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How can I get reputation fast? [duplicate]

I need 75 reputation for bounties, but the speed is so slow! Is there a way to get reputation a little bit faster?
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People who comment or action questions when they don't play the games themselves

A user made a comment on an Overwatch question, a game he clearly doesn't play: Also, this information is freely available, in game, where the player can freely view all hero audios. A clear ...
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Giving in to offended people is never a good idea

Since no moderator bothered to answer me privately, I drag this into public. For years I had the same user name here and now I am forced to change it because 1 Person got offended? That is a stupid ...
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