What's the most appropriate "vote to close" reason (or other moderation action) for webclient request dont work anymore in a new project?

This question showed up in a list of "answers:0 closed:0 webclient" search results I was using to find old unanswered questions. THis question will never be answered because the OP has answered his own question inside a revision of the question:


fixed the problem, it was my misstake, i gave the method the paramters in the wrong order :(

If the question itself would be helpful to future visitors, I'd simply copy the OP's "answer" to a real SO answer, as recommended here.

But this question has, IMHO, no use to any future viewers. So it seems like closing is a more appropriate action.

But none of the "vote to close" reasons seem to apply.

Any ideas what to do when running across questions like this?

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up vote 26 down vote accepted

But this question has, IMHO, no use to any future viewers.

In that case I would close it as too localized, which is made for that kind of situation:

This question is unlikely to ever help any future visitors; it is only relevant to a small geographic area, a specific moment in time, or an extraordinarily narrow situation that is not generally applicable to the worldwide audience of the internet.

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Of course, absent-minded me neglected to actually close it myself. Thanks Kev ;) –  BoltClock's a Unicorn Nov 26 '11 at 17:18
Works for me. Thanks! –  Justin Grant Nov 26 '11 at 22:16
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