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What kind of user is this? [duplicate]

I found http://stackoverflow.com/users/-1/community user at stackoverflow today, but not getting what kind of user is this, is it from StackOverflow or its a fake account which is only made to cast ...
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Is the community bot remotely controlled? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who is the Community user? On the community bots user profile, it says: Hi, I'm not really a person. I'm a background process that helps keep this site clean! I ...
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Community, what are you doing? [duplicate]

This question recently popped to the top of the active question queue. I spent some time reading the question, added some comments, and then realized that the last visible activity was a month ago. ...
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1answer
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The Community User [duplicate]

What does the Community user do? In particular, the description says that one of the things that it does is Randomly poke old unanswered questions every hour so they get some attention What ...
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About community user on Stack Overflow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who is the Community user? What does this user do? What is its role? I read the description in which it's specified that: Own downvotes on spam/evil posts that get ...
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1answer
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Incorrect owner and last edit date when viewing unanswered questions [duplicate]

I asked this question, which still doesn't have an answer. It hasn't been edited many times, so it is not a community wiki. However, when I view unanswered questions, it is the #1 unanswered question. ...
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Why is Community Moderator ♦ user voting? [duplicate]

I was going through personal profile of MSO Community Moderator ♦ and SO Community Moderator ♦. Their personal info written as: Hi, I'm not really a person. I'm a background process that ...
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1answer
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Is this a bug? Did “Community” do anything to this question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Who is the Community user? I found this question shown on the "active" list, as in the following picture: But I went though carefully on this page, none of the ...
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2answers
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Wrong message on questions page [duplicate]

I opened the active questions page on meta.stackoverflow.com and I saw this: "modified 39 mins ago" Clicking on the last activity link it goes me to the question page. I don't see anything ...
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1answer
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Questions with no apparent recent activity show up in “Top Questions” list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who is the Community user? The following question is showing up in the front page "Top Questions" list now (2010/10/08 @ 14:55 EDT) as 0 votes 1 answer 24 ...
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How does the community user work? [duplicate]

I simply can't get my head around how the Community user works. Is it a daemon process running in the background, responsible for approving / rejecting edits, poking old questions, etc., or how else ...
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Enable automatic deletion of old, unanswered zero-score questions after a year?

Related to meta.su efforts: Old unanswered inactive questions with low views/votes and meta.sf efforts: Cleaning house, really old, unloved questions We already auto-remove negatively voted ...
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What are “Community Wiki” posts?

Some questions and answers are marked Community Wiki and are owned by a Community Wiki user. Why have Community Wiki posts? How do Community Wiki posts work? How does a post become a Community Wiki ...
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8answers
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Can we clarify to the OP that their question is not yet closed and the duplicates are only suggestions?

I keep seeing custom flags in the queue from question askers who are incredibly irritated because there is a big, prominent box at the top of their question. It's just a list of other questions which ...
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1answer
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How does deleting work? What can cause a post to be deleted, and what does that actually mean? What are the criteria for deletion?

What circumstances can cause a question or answer to be deleted, and what does that actually mean? How can a post be deleted? When can't I delete my own post? Can I see a list of my deleted posts? ...

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