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What are the guidelines for flagging posts for migration to another site? [duplicate]

I see a post on site A that I want to migrate to site B (where site B is not on the list of eligible sites for migration when closing a question as off topic, or I don't have enough reputation to vote-...
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Is it okay to raise multiple flags in a row, or is that considered abusive?

My situation: Maybe once a week I go on patrol of things that need to be flagged and cleaned up (migrated, closed, etc.) A common thing I do is look through the Ubuntu, Linux, OS X tags (as it seems ...
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Question closed on one site, would be welcome on another - any reason not to migrate?

Consider the following set of circumstances. A question is posted on one SE site (call it site A) and closed. It could be closed for a variety of reasons - from off-topic to simply not meeting site A'...
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Relevance of question regarding excel but not related to programming

I came across this question (tagged with excel and excel2003) a bit ago. It has nothing to do with programming, so I voted to close as off-topic and suggested it be migrated to Super User. Am I ...
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Are SO questions about general-purpose tools off-topic?

I saw a question about tmux on SO. It didn't have a direct relevance to programming so I decided to flag it for migration to superuser. Then I decided to search for "tmux" on SO. I found at least 100 ...
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How do I migrate a question to a more appropriate SE site? [duplicate]

I asked a question on SO and someone has pointed out (via a close vote) that it would be better suited to Super User. I agree. Let's move the question. How do I do that? A minute or two of looking ...
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When should questions be migrated? [duplicate]

A question was posted on site X, but it looks like it might be suitable on site Y. How should moderators and close-voters decide whether to migrate it to site Y? What criteria should be used? This ...
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Does Stack Overflow support gracefully moving an off topic question somewhere more appropriate?

There are quite a few "off-topic" questions on Stack Overflow that are flagged, stopped, voted down, and so on, which nevertheless have very useful information for me. Some have solved problems for ...
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What should I do with Android-related questions that have nothing to do with writing Android apps?

Alright, so on Stack Overflow, I keep coming across Android-related questions in my review queue. They don't really have anything to do with writing Android apps per se, but more of a "Halp, my phone ...
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When to migrate a question [duplicate]

I suggest creating a definite list of guidelines for when to migrate questions from one site to another and adding it to the Community Wiki. I didn't find it in one place. If I'm wrong, please point ...
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More SE sites to migrate to when casting close votes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Off topic questions and redirect to affiliated sites There have been tons of off-topic questions (like this, but I'm sure everyone has seen many more) which definitely belong ...
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Software recommendations on SO [duplicate]

I have a minor issue that I think might get solved without much ado. Although currently I can't find a link, quite a sizeable number of people tend to ask questions asking for software recommendations ...
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A way to cut down on inappropriate migrations?

After seeing lots of questions like Please don't migrate low-quality questions to other sites I realized that I don't really know the rules for questions on those other sites. I figured that most ...
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Off-Topic Stack Exchange Site Selector should allow search rather than fixed list [duplicate]

I came across this question this morning Atmega8 necessary circuit for standalone working which should have been posted to Electronics SE When attempting to vote closed due to off-topic -> belongs on ...
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Please put more thought into migrating questions to other stack exchange sites [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please don't migrate low-quality questions to other sites https://serverfault.com/questions/252129/which-language-to-use-forintermediary-server This is an example of a ...

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