Glorfindel
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Reputation sums not adding up
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I can't prove it, of course, but the most likely explanation is that you downvoted an answer yesterday or earlier, and it was deleted today. This gives you back the 1 reputation you paid when ...

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Bulk editing: can it be done without clogging the Top Questions page?
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There's only one way to change tags without bumping questions: when a ♦ moderator merges a tag with another one. There's a feature request It should be possible to retag a question without bumping it ...

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-1 reputation for downvoting. How does it work?
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You only need to 'pay' 1 reputation for downvoting an answer, not for downvoting a question. This is mostly to prevent users from downvoting competing answers, making their own answers on the same ...

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Typing musical signs!
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&deg; is the named HTML entity for the (temperature or arc) degree symbol °, which according to Wikipedia doubles as symbol for diminished chords. For half-diminished chords you could use <...

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Can I undelete my question?
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7 votes

You can undelete it yourself; go to the 'questions' tab on your profile (or visit this link) and click the 'recently deleted questions' link at the bottom. There you'll find your question and you'll ...

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Seeking clarification on disputed flag
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Your flag wasn't disputed by a ♦ moderator, it was disputed because the outcome of the Low Quality Posts review was 'Looks OK'. You'd have to ask the individual reviewers why they reviewed the way ...

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Can you delete my account and my personal information?
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We're sorry to see you go ... Anyway, you can initiate account deletion yourself, by following this link which is mentioned in the Help Center article 'How do I delete my account?'. The community can'...

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Schedule Post for Questions
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No, there is no such feature, since it wouldn't have any effect. There is a short Help Center article What should I do if no one answers my question? which may or may not help you in this case, but ...

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How do posts get into the "low quality" queue?
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When voting to close a question, there's no "low quality" option There is, but only if the question isn't already in the Close Votes review queue. Proof. Its use however is debatable, since ...

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Can a single user have multiple accounts on a single SE? (Account merge possibly needed)
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The user is unregistered, which you can see on their user page: They don't really have an account, so every time browser cookies are cleared, the system forgets who they are. A bit inconvenient if ...

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Unable to retract a flag
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You can only retract flags which are still pending. Disputed is one of the final outcomes (helpful and declined are the most common ones), and in the case of a Not An Answer flag indicates that the ...

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Should I flag a very old question for migration?
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It is not possible, not even for ♦ moderators, to migrate a question older than 60 days. See the FAQ: What is migration and how does it work?

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Proposal: The MP&T "precognitive" badge be retired
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The problem here is that all Stack Exchange sites share the same list of badges, and the badge itself isn't retired (like Tumbleweed is for instance); they continue to be awarded on the newest sites. ...

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How can I go about sharing information about a potential opportunity for musicians here
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Generally, you can post these kind of advertisements (because it is an advertisement, even if it might be relevant to Music.SE) on your profile; see How much advertising is allowed on userinfo pages? ...

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Create a musician and singer resume
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The CV and its successor, the Developer Story, were created to integrate the user profile with the Jobs part of Stack Overflow: Careers Unificintegration: Jobs on Stack Overflow. Stack Overflow gets a ...

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