Did something change with how to migrate questions to another stackoverflow website? The close reasons disappeared. Or is the ability to migrate questions gone now?

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Yes, we just changed the workflow:

Step 1:

offtopic

Step 2:

offtopic 2


You see our dialog was not scaling to a ba-zillion close reasons. Migrated questions are always by-definition off-topic, so they get a new shiny area.

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Nice - this looks much better –  Barry Oct 14 '10 at 7:53
    
I could swear that it wasn't like that yet, when I asked the question (because I already thought something like this and changed every option). Well, thanks for the answer :) –  poke Oct 14 '10 at 8:22
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The text to off-topic in step 1 really ought to give a hint about the possibility to migrate in step 2; this is by absolutely no means abvious from just seeing the step 1 page! –  hlovdal Dec 5 '10 at 2:27
    
so, if I realize that my question is better on say serverfault, I must vote myself to close it and flag it as off-topic? No other self-humiliation steps? You guys are not creative enough. E.g. replacing my avatar with "I'm an idiot" is relevant too :) –  davka May 26 '11 at 13:28
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What do I do if the question is already closed as off topic? –  Annan Dec 20 '11 at 18:27
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how do you migrate it to a site that doesn't show up in that list, for example drupal.stackexchange.com? –  MotoTribe Jan 2 '12 at 3:23
    
and to migrate to a site not on the list, see meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/91381/… –  flodel Dec 9 '12 at 13:46
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