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There are 2 such badges. Peer Presure: Delete own post with score of -3 or lower. Disciplined: Delete own post with score of 3 or higher. None of the badge is specifically for deletion of a question. They can earned either by deleting a question or an answer. When an off-topic or poorly written question or answer is posted on the site, it generally ...


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This is done now. status-completed


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That is not a bug, it is by design. What is happening is you are posting a very short answer with a link and the system is picking that up automatically as a low quality / link only answer. When you post a link answer you MUST include the relevant content from the link in the answer and leave the link as a reference. To be fair to you, I had no idea this ...


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I agree that this needed unmerged, so I poked this up to The Great and Powerful Shog for unmerging. The questions have been unmerged because they are substantially different from each other. Edit the questions accordingly to make them noticeably different please :) status-completed by CMs (Shog9)


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This merge really does seem to have been done in error and the resulting situation seems very confusing for visitors. The questions are not only not exact duplicates, but also the target is far less general than the origin and different enough from it that even reversing the direction of closure would be unsatisfactory. I cannot see any alternative to un-...


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When a commonly used canonical question does not serve its intended purpose it is appropriate to create a new dupe target, including by unmerging an existing merged question that would be a better dupe target than the existing canonical question. The benefit of unmerging in this case is that it preserves the upvotes that the existing merged question received ...


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Can't find a detailed explanation post to link right now, except for Shog9's answer to "Why are comments hidden by popularity and not by chronology?" maybe, but it has to do with the comment vote score. Priority to be shown among the initially visible set of comments is determined primarily by the number of upvotes a comment has (higher score = higher ...


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If you find a bug in the Ask Ubuntu / StackExchange platform, you open a meta post here on https://meta.askubuntu.com and detail the specific issue you're seeing and use the 'bug' tag. This will draw attention to the issue for SE developers and staff to look at. HOWEVER as it currently stands, you have not detailed the issue you're experiencing and don't ...


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Have some image data in the clipboard and press ctrl+v while in the editor, click "Add Picture" and immediately, the image is in place. For super-fast copy-pasting a screenshot with Ubuntu, copy-paste a shot from full screen (ctrl+print) or from a bounding box (ctrl+shift+print).


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