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Standards for username

Flag any post made by the user (since you can't flag profiles directly) with a custom message to the mods explaining that the username may be problematic. I've reset the username on this account this ...
Invader Skoodge's user avatar
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Why was my other account removed?

Your account was removed because it was very clear it was a sockpuppet for another account. This was reinforced by subsequent behaviour by the master account. You can have more than one account on ...
Frank's user avatar
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7 votes
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Why was my reputation reset?

@Glorfindel is correct - you had an answer flagged as spam. The answer You linked to a survey-site offering "Free" Robux for completing surveys. While you may not have known - those types of ...
Robotnik's user avatar
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6 votes

Why was my reputation reset?

Looking at your reputation history, I can't help but conclude that you must have had a post flagged as spam or rude/abusive; if six users (or a ♦ moderator) flag a post as such, you'll lose 100 ...
Glorfindel's user avatar
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How do I log out of Gaming StackExchange?

The rightmost button in the menu bar (next to he question mark) is used to access the log out button. Just click that button and a new menu will drop down, and the log out button is in the top right. ...
Wipqozn's user avatar
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This account is scheduled to be deleted 11 mins ago

There is probably a small timing difference when an account is scheduled for deletion, vs when the script that processes deleted accounts actually runs. It seems to have run now, in any case. https:/...
Robotnik's user avatar
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Why was my other account removed?

Frank explained why he, as an Aqrade mod, did what he did, but not everything you are angry about was his doing. Your account exceeding the question limit had nothing to do with Frank, Arqade, or any ...
Comic Sans Seraphim's user avatar
4 votes
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Why do some users vanish and turn into user...?

Yes, usernames revert to the default 'userXXXX' username when an account is deleted. Users can be deleted for a variety of reasons. To go into specifics why particular user(s) were deleted would be a ...
Robotnik's user avatar
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4 votes
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Can we delete our own downvoted, unhelpful but accepted answers when a user is removed?

Stack Exchange doesn't allow users to delete answers that have been accepted by the question asker (a.k.a. original poster/OP). This is because - in the normal case - this is usually a bad thing to do....
Robotnik's user avatar
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3 votes
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User with multiple lost accounts

I think there are two proper courses of action they can take. One would be to reset their credentials, using the password reset option available when trying to log in (though I believe this will only ...
Timmy Jim's user avatar
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3 votes

Standards for username

Travis J wrote in a comment: Usernames must abide by the Be Nice policy, which while open to some interpretation, is often rather easy to determine if a violation exists - especially when reviewed ...
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No Steam Log-In on other sites

Open ID Support ended in 2018 It is no longer possible to log in with Steam's Open ID on Arqade or the wider SE network. See the following Meta SE Post: Support for OpenID ended on July 25, 2018
Robotnik's user avatar
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Why do I have more rep in meta than I do on Gaming?

status-completed There was a major reshuffle of meta sites a few years ago which (among other things) appears to have ultimately fixed* the rep-sync issue. * Well, apart from one place thanks to an ...
Robotnik's user avatar
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1 vote

How can I use the same login here that I use for my website profile?

It seems that you want to merge your accounts. You can do so very easily: just ask here, on Meta, for it to be done. More info here: I accidentally created two accounts; how do I merge them? If you ...
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