Questions tagged [deleted-comments]

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Allow moderators to undelete the comments deleted after being flagged by a single user

See How is it possible that a single user who is not a moderator can delete a comment? for more details. In short, two comments have been probably deleted after a single user flagged them as obsolete ...
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Deleting comments under posts in the mod queue should be easier

Ever since mods gained the ability to undelete comments, deleting them has become easier as the confirmation dialog was removed. However, this is not the case in the mod queue — I still get a ...
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Reduce the threshold for comment deletion with flags

I have it on good authority that it takes six flags from ordinary users to delete a comment. This makes no sense; it only takes five community votes to close a question, and three to delete a post. ...
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My recently deleted comments should remain in the Comments view

Can my recently deleted comments remain viewable for some time by me in the Comments view of the Activity tab, especially when they weren't deleted by me? I suggested a simple edit in a Math.SE ...
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Deleting an earlier comment while composing a new one clobbers the new comment

What Happens Deleting an earlier comment on the same post while composing a new one causes the new comment composition to be canceled and the text being entered to be irretrievably lost. As a ...
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'Possible duplicate' comment not appearing for questions with deleted comments containing the link

I posted a comment to a duplicate question on that post. But I decided to delete it. Afterwards I voted as duplicate and thought a comment would be generated like possible duplicate of ... But it ...
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“Loading the question failed” error when visiting a deleted comment from anywhere

In the Android App version 1.0.41 (and still current in 1.0.60), when you follow a link to a deleted comment — from your Feed, or from a comment or answer or question — the Android app ...
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Trying to flag a deleted comment crashes Android app

App version: 1.0.31 Device: Nexus 7 Problem: When you try flag a comment but it has been deleted, the app crashes.
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If a user pinged me in a post that later gets deleted, is there any way to see the comment?

If a user pinged me in the answers/comments of a question (which is not mine) that later gets deleted, is there any way to see what the comment was ? If i had posted something-technical/code/idea, to ...
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Editing deleted comments fails on Android app

(I apologize in advance if this is more of a feature enhancement than a bug.) When choosing to edit a comment, I can still see my original, and I'm able to delete it while I'm editing. (I haven't ...
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Can we have a more relevant message when the deletion of a comment fails?

I had posted a comment on a question asking the OP to provide more information on the exact problem. Seeing that, the OP posted more information about the question and I decided to delete my comment ...
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Notification about “I added the info you asked for” comment

On one hand, comments like "I added the info you asked for" should be deleted, as discussed here. On the other hand, if they get deleted, the previous commenter who had asked for the info ...