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I finally have the answer to my bounty question from last year. I've posted the answer in my question but I cannot accept it. What should I do for this case?

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I hate it when people mention a particular question then don't provide a link to it. – tvanfosson Mar 22 '10 at 3:20
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Update your question, leave the contents the same but on the bottom add something like

EDIT: I found the answer see below posted by me

Or something to that effect.

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Flag the answer for moderator attention and ask that they consider changing the accepted answer.

Alternately, post a new question with the correct answer, and ask on meta for help closing the old one as a duplicate of the new one.

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