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I have deleted my comments. Can other users see those deleted comments, for example users with a certain amount of reputation or moderators?

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Diamond mods can see the deleted comments - I do not believe that 10K+ users can do this - correct me if I'm wrong... – Lix Mar 21 '12 at 8:56
who are Diamond mods what thier reputation criteria – Kishore Jangid Mar 21 '12 at 8:59
@kishorejangid Who are the diamond moderators, and what is their role? – Bart Mar 21 '12 at 9:04
And this particular link suggests that mods (now) can see deleted comments. – Bart Mar 21 '12 at 9:07
@Bart - we can, but only if we select the "view deleted comments" option. – ChrisF Mar 21 '12 at 9:32
@ChrisF I just clicked a link to "discussion" and my deleted comments showed up in the discussion. And I cannot delete them there, only flag them. Is that intentional? – mplungjan Apr 10 '12 at 9:12

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Diamond moderators (elected or appointed by SE) can see deleted comments. They are still hidden by default, a moderator has to explicitly go looking for them.

Normal users, even with high reputation, cannot see deleted comments.

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i see there is a comment visible to me that i removed it - (removed) - will this be visible to others? – Lucky Apr 11 at 17:22

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