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Put your file on MediaFire, Dropbox, or some other public file sharing site, copy its link and put it into your post, preferably using link syntax ([click here](https://gaming.stackexchange.com)) instead of a direct URL https://gaming.meta.stackexchange.com/q/15632/250180 because that looks so ugly and painful to my eyes. Hopefully you know this already, but ...


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You can't. A question is closed because it's not a good fit for our site. So if the question cannot be fixed to be acceptable for the site, you cannot answer it .


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It's because the Community bot... Owns the close vote when an asker agrees with a pending duplicate close vote. - Meta SE FAQ post: Who is the Community user?


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Whenever a user is deleted, every single reputation change they've done to you via voting is reverted. This may case you to gain some or lose a lot of reputation. If you answered their question, you will still get other people's votes as reputation, but if they themselves voted you lose that. So on one answer/question you should pretty much only lose or gain ...


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status-declined, although that doesn't tell the whole picture. It's not that Stack Exchange won't fix this, it's that they can't. According to the Meta SE post linked by @PrivatePansy above, Gravatar appear to have changed their underlying engine that renders the Gravatar image. The end result is that some people ended up with a Gravatar that was vastly ...


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I dont want to come off as rude but, you did do those things. Let me go through some answers you made: My horse can't be leashed Your solution wouldn't work with the given situation Your answer didn't really add anything to the existing answers Does destroying a chest in a bastion remnant anger piglins? You didn't even answer the question, the user wasn'...


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It's there now: What Robotnik says: blame caching. Some information is updated real-time (especially when you're tracking it), some is not. This is confusing many users, hence I started an FAQ answer about it: Why didn't I get badge name right now? (even though the badge progress tracker on my user profile or the review stats page indicates that I qualify ...


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In addition to Wipqozn's answer, sometimes new users leave answers that are: Blatantly vandalism and/or spam Non-answers (questions, comments, etc.) Low Quality These answers are typically deleted quickly. You can easily see this because if a 1 reputation user made it active, and there is no apparent activity, this happened.


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