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When flagging with "belongs to ... site" reason, should we consider the current form of the question?

Please vote to close (or not) based on the question in its current form. This is especially important with migrations (“belongs on …”), because having a question migrated then closed is a far worse ...
Gilles 'SO- stop being evil''s user avatar
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Are closed questions valid Duplicate Targets?

Yes, closed questions are valid duplicate targets. I often see off-topic questions that have been asked multiple times before, and closing as a duplicate of an earlier occurrence of the question is ...
Arminius's user avatar
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7 votes
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Should we close questions on custom wordlist generation?

I think every single one I have seen is actually a programming question and not a security question. I think the red flag is when they are focussed on the desired output and not the tool. ("I want a ...
schroeder's user avatar
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5 votes

How do I self close vote on my own question?

Once you have 250 rep you will be able to do this. From the privileges page: View Close Votes Privilege Type: Moderation Privilege Awarded At: 250 Reputation This privilege allows you to view and ...
Rory Alsop's user avatar
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How did I manage to flag this question twice?

It isn't showing that you flagged as a duplicate. It's showing that you flagged for recommended closure, and this disables both flagging as “should be closed” and flagging as a duplicate. “Duplicate” ...
Gilles 'SO- stop being evil''s user avatar
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Why my vote to close (duplicate) on my own question is nto authoritative?

This has been asked a few times on Meta.SE as it applies to all of Stack Exchange. That one has been a feature request since July 2015, and various folks agree it would be useful, but there is no ...
Rory Alsop's user avatar
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3 votes

How do I self close vote on my own question?

As stated by Rory Alsop, users with 250 rep can vote to close your own question. Note that even if users self-vote their questions to be closed, it will be just another vote; it still won't be binding....
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Can we re-open this?

The short answer is that it has been so long that migration is not possible. It was not closed for being off-topic but because it was lacking details and the OP never responded.
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