Linked Questions

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Can we have an isdeleted:1 search option/operator? [duplicate]

It would make looking for the answers we have deleted so much easier...
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Is there a way for normal, non-moderator users to search for deleted questions, or could one be added? [duplicate]

This is a fairly straight-forward question/request that I couldn't find a direct, specifically on point answer to with the search, though it seems like there would be one by now. I've seen the meta ...
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22answers
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Show all of my question/answers to me even if they are deleted

I would really like to see all of my questions and answers on the profile page, even if some of them were deleted, and I don't have enough rep to see them on the site. (Note that some questions are ...
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51answers
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Help us identify micro-privileges for top users

Are you familiar with tapas? These are little appetizers invented in Spain that people enjoy while talking and drinking in the cool of the evening. What makes them so great is that you get a ...
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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 still see my post even after it's ...
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7answers
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We should be able to find questions or answers that we have deleted

I deleted one of my questions and would like to undelete it. This requires finding the question. I think you shouldn't be prevented from seeing your own posts that you have deleted. It should be ...
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1answer
1k views

Can some metadata about deleted posts be included in Data.SE?

I like to use Data.SE to view usage stats for some of the sites, however deleted posts are not included on Data.SE and I think this skews the numbers quite a bit, particularly on sites with a lot of ...
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4answers
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What happens if there are no answers to a bounty question?

If you ask a question, and get no answers, so you then add a bounty, and still get no answers, what happens? Do you lose your points to the ether? Does the bounty get canceled?
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1answer
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How can I search for deleted posts as a moderator?

I was looking for this question, so I searched "salt bridge". The search results were empty, though I can see the post itself (I have a ♦ on the site). /tools?s=1&tab=delete&daterange=today ...
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2answers
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Allow questions to become unlisted

An "unlisted" question is deleted for all practical purposes, except it's visible to people who have a link to it. This would allow us to have a graceful way to "retire" questions about topics that ...
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2answers
118 views

How can I check which answer of mine was deleted? [duplicate]

One of my answers has been deleted, but I'm not able to find which one it is and why. Is there any way to find to which answer it was, and why it got deleted from my SO account? I had 187 answers ...
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1answer
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Shouldn’t deleted:1 return all deleted posts, not just those of the one searching?

According to this thread, once a user hits 10K, the deleted:1 search operator becomes available, but it only allows users to see their own deleted posts. This seems a bit counter-intuitive to me. ...