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Can a migrated question be removed without any harm for the new message in another forum? Does it serve as a link only or is there a deeper connection between the original and the migrated question? I just would like to remove the link and want to know if it is safe.

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Are you talking about migrated questions? If so, then yes, you can delete stubs for questions that have been migrated to other sites. They're just there as a convenience redirection for the asker and anyone else who might not know the question has been migrated to another site. –  Cody Gray Jul 15 '11 at 8:17
    
Yep. That was what I wanted to know. Make an answer and I'll accept. I also modified that I talk about questions –  mico Jul 15 '11 at 8:53
    
Actually not. I cannot delete the link, because the redirect is immediate and I cannot see any menu on main page to remove it. –  mico Jul 15 '11 at 8:56
    
Are you a moderator on the site? I'm not sure if regular users have the ability to delete these. You can click on the link in the "migrated from" text, though, and return to the original question stub on the original site. You might be able to delete it from there. –  Cody Gray Jul 15 '11 at 8:58
    
Had to make that via flag because I did not have rights. –  mico Jul 15 '11 at 9:43

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Yes, you can delete the stubs for questions that have been migrated to other sites. They're just there as a convenience redirection for the asker and anyone else who might not know the question has been migrated to another site.

Also see: Should question stubs left over from migration be deleted?

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Are they not auto-deleted after some time? –  Al E. Jul 15 '11 at 15:37

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