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I have two accounts.

My first Account was created through Stack Exchange and was used to ask questions. But since it is question-banned, I created a second account through Facebook to answer questions.

If a username already exists, I cannot create an account through Stack Exchange. But if I create an account through Facebook, it would be accepted even though there exists an account with the same username created through Stack Exchange. Is this a bug, or does Stack Overflow accept multiple accounts with the same username?

If Stack Overflow allows this, my question is:

Suppose I search my username on this site, which account would be shown in the results?

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marked as duplicate by Time Traveling Bobby, Michael Mrozek, hims056, Lucifer, animuson Apr 29 '13 at 4:19

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You shouldn't make a second account to bypass a question ban. You should go through the proper process to get that account unbanned. –  Ren Apr 24 '13 at 13:02
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Can you please rewrite this in English? I understand it's not your native language, but same for me. –  Shadow Wizard Apr 24 '13 at 13:02
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@ShaWizDowArd, I tried, but the second two paragraphs have completely got me beat. –  tombull89 Apr 24 '13 at 13:06
    
See now ! sorry –  Ramesh Rajendran Apr 24 '13 at 13:06
    
After reading five times I have no slight clue what you are asking here. –  Shadow Wizard Apr 24 '13 at 13:06
    
Why create another account just to answer questions? You can still answer questions if you're banned from asking new ones. –  JonW Apr 24 '13 at 13:06
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"I have two accounts. My first account I used to ask questions, and it was question banned..." It's nice that you turn yourself in, now fasten your seatbelt and watch all of your accounts being merged. –  Time Traveling Bobby Apr 24 '13 at 13:07
    
@Ramesh you didn't change anything, still no clue what is your point here. –  Shadow Wizard Apr 24 '13 at 13:08
    
@ShaWizDowArd: I think this one is confused on how it is possible to have users with identical usernames...not aware that the unique constraint is the id, not the name. –  Time Traveling Bobby Apr 24 '13 at 13:09
    
My point is i have two same username in this site . this time Suppose i search my username in this site ,Which username details give this site? –  Ramesh Rajendran Apr 24 '13 at 13:10
    
@SulfurizedDemonbobby maybe, maybe not. Really can't know. –  Shadow Wizard Apr 24 '13 at 13:10
    
Hey Why All of you put down vote . It's my question is i have two same username in this site . this time Suppose i search my username in this site ,Which username details give this site? . Thats all .it's any wrong question ??? –  Ramesh Rajendran Apr 24 '13 at 13:12
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You get downvotes because you created another account after getting post banned and people don't like such behavior. –  Shadow Wizard Apr 24 '13 at 13:14
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It's not a bug. You have two accounts. Two Different accounts that have the same name but different IDs. –  tombull89 Apr 24 '13 at 13:15
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Post ban is per site. You can ask here on Meta even if you are question banned on Stack Overflow. If cheating is considered fun by you then well, you deserve all the downvotes and much more. –  Shadow Wizard Apr 24 '13 at 13:17

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up vote 11 down vote accepted

You have done exactly the wrong thing by creating a second account to answer questions.

One of the ways you can help lift a question ban is by providing good quality answers, so you should have just used the first account.

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But I don't know for how to release the question ban.So, i created new account . Sorry –  Ramesh Rajendran Apr 24 '13 at 13:22
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Read the link at meta.stackexchange.com/questions/86997/…. –  tombull89 Apr 24 '13 at 13:25
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@RameshRajendran You received a message with a link to the following post which explains what you need to do to get unbanned: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/86997/… –  Josh Mein Apr 24 '13 at 13:25

It's not a bug. You have two accounts. Two different accounts that have the same name but different IDs. This is how one is banned and the other is now.

So i create new account . It's fun ya !

Do not do this. Your accounts will be merged.

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oh !! lol ; Sorry i am a freshers in this site !! –  Ramesh Rajendran Apr 24 '13 at 13:20

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