Questions tagged [merge-accounts]

For questions and requests to merge multiple (per site) Stack Exchange accounts of the same user.

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Which profile details does an account merge preserve?

When one has to merge two accounts, they're prompted by something like this with input fields for each account link: Account 1: Account 1 link. Account 2: Account 2 link. When the merge ...
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How to maintain company profile in SO careers among several users?

I have a problem regarding stackoverflow careers. Think my company wants to create a job listing and I am telling it to my HR manager. So he creates an account in website and he put an ad. Then he ...
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If you've got Google, you don't seem to mean much anymore

Disclaimer: I'm writing this from my phone, so a lot of words may be misspelt, or changed due to auto-correct. I've got a cast on my wrist so that will definitely help too. Also, I'm not very happy, I'...
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Merge request profile link validation is fair to middling

Bungled an attempt to add a login to my account recently and created a sock instead. Decided not to give myself sweet sockpuppet rep, so I tried sending in a merge request. You can see from the ...
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Account merge unsuccessful

I created a new account on Ask Different this morning. I want to merge it into my main account. I used the "I want to merge my profiles" option of the Contact Us form in the Help Center. It sent ...
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Merge all accounts of these Stack Exchange-registered users together (not working)

NOTE: This is not a duplicate because the link this question duplicates does not solve my problem. OK I've read this link, but I am getting an error when I try to merge the following accounts: http:/...
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Can a user split their Stack Exchange network account into two independent ones? [duplicate]

This is basically a reverse of https://stackoverflow.com/help/merging-accounts. Let's say a user has a single account on several SE sites that are linked (for example, Stack Overflow, Programmers, ...
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Account merge problem [duplicate]

I wrote this post instead of a comment: https://apple.stackexchange.com/a/192694/132894 It doesn't let you comment because you are using a different account now from the one with which you asked ...
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Can we lose badges? Bug or not? [duplicate]

I changed my email on Stack Overflow. And after that, I received back a lot of badges but not all. For example, I lost Quorum and Constituent. And I had one more silver badge and one other bronze ...
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Delete Gmail account from 'my logins'

I am gradually moving all of my accounts from all services to my iCloud account. This includes all my accounts from Stack Exchange. My question is how do I remove my Gmail login for SE? I have made a ...
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Stack Overflow account exists but cannot login

There is something weird going on with my Stack Overflow account. Last week I logged out of my Stack Overflow account and then logged in again. When I logged in, it opened another account ...
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Can not update my name [closed]

After some few years, i've logged in to SO. But when i try to change my name i got that error: Oops! There was a problem updating your profile: This email address is already registered. If it belongs ...
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Are visits to permalinks by an account still attributed to it after it's merged?

Account 4145951 was merged into account 1333493. Instead of a permalink with trailing /4145951, the user will now be offered a trailing /1333493 by the "share" link / "share a link to this answer" ...
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Do links to an account work after it's merged to another?

I want to merge two accounts of mine but I worry about incoming links: what happens to them? Will I break the web?
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Should I let someone I know login to Stack Exchange from my machine?

So there's this girl I know. She's kind and funny and sweet and basically kinda awesome, and as we've gotten to know each other better, my participation in Stack Exchange has come up as a topic of ...
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Give diamond moderators back the ability to merge users

The merge user interface was updated a while back according to Shog9 when this happened it broke the ability for Mods to request on the behalf of the user. Can we get that back? It's difficult for ...
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Merging accounts and selecting the retained account

While merging accounts using the Contact Us link on the bottom of the page, how do I select the account which must be retained; the one that won't get deleted? If I login from the main account and ...
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How can I merge another Stack Exchange Account with my Stack Overflow Account

I already have an account on Stack Overflow, and have a guest account on Code Review. I want to know if and how I can merge these two accounts. Any ideas?
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My Stack Overflow Careers profile disappeared after an account merge

I had two accounts on Stack Overflow. After they were merged, my Stack Overflow Careers profile disappeared. Here is my landing page, but without profile: https://careers.stackoverflow.com/users/info/...
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I have multiple Stack Overflow IDs associated with my Stack Exchange Open ID. How do I clean it up? [duplicate]

I have an existing Stack Overflow account but somehow made another Stack Overflow account while using the StackExchange app, so now I have unpredictable behavior when I visit Stack Overflow. ...
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Each login creates a new StackExchange account

I have a user on SharePoint StackExchange with some reputation. On this computer I am logged in and can work with this account. If I use another browser or another computer, of course I am not logged ...
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When accounts are merged, are hats also?

If accounts get merged during WinterBash, do hats get transferred as well? Just curious.
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Merging two accounts: what happens if on one of them I'm banned from asking

I have another account, maybe more, I don't remember, the last time I logged to one of them maybe 2 years ago or more. On one of them I'm banned from asking on askubuntu I think,because I didn't know ...
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Combining stack exchange accounts with different emails

I have an account with tex.stackexchange.com and math.stackexchange.com that use different email accounts. I want to combine these. I have changed the email accounts so they match, but the accounts ...
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I want to merge two accounts but have same email and pword for both so can't provide profile links for both to log in!

Here what I had prepared for the merge support guys... I have two accounts with the same email address...blah.j.blah@blah.ie and I want to merge them together. This came about as a result of the fact ...
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Profiles - different or not?

I have posted to different sites (Ask Different, Tex, Stack Overflow, and now Area 51) but on the Area 51 photo (after I commit) only my Stack Overflow reputation score is shown. Now, are these two ...
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Move ux.stackexchange.com posts to a different account

I have a stackexchange.com account that is registered with the following: Stackoverflow UX Programmers I have made multiple posts on the various sites but I'm only interested in transferring across ...
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Improve the error message when a user tries to merge accounts on separate sites

If users try to contact us in order to merge two accounts, they will be blocked if they use accounts from two different sites: Now, stricting speaking, this is a valid profile. It just isn't a ...
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How to Migrate Stackechange account to a new one? [duplicate]

I currently have a stackexchange account setup with my yahoo id but I prefer signing in with my Google account on stackexchange sites and I've got more accounts setup with my Google account than my ...
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Private beta site login vs OpenID: how to untagle the web?

So I tried to get into a new site currently in private beta but I've made a mess of it. According to this it should have been straight forward. I followed the links from Area51 and filled in my usual ...
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'Sub'-account merge with new account

Is it possible to 'merge' only a site account (part of a network account) into a new account whilst preserving all the other site accounts part of the network account? For the avoidance of doubt, let'...
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How can I merge duplicate accounts if support doesn't help me?

I want to merge my accounts. I sent an email to Support Team three times. First time a month ago. And nothing... How can I do this? Who can help me? Thank you. UPDATE: 15 min after this question - ...
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Seem to have lost 4 Silver badges and 10 Bronze badges

I updated my email on SO, and for some reason now, I've lost 4 silver badges and 10 bronze badges. Not sure what is going on here, does anyone have an idea?
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Adding an OpenId on careers.stackoverflow.com fails with a 404 if the OpenId is assigned to another account

I am trying to change my OpenId from my old email address to a new one. The problem is, I have logged in accidentally with my new account in the past, and so I have an empty account that I don't use, ...
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Merge Profiles option of Contact Form validation rejects https:// urls in profile fields

Steps to reproduce: Go to the "Contact Us" page at https://stackoverflow.com/contact Select "I need to merge user profiles" The autofilled profile URL may be https://, in which case it will be throw ...
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Add reputation to my new account

I have used SO profile(Umesh) for 2 years and my reputations has crossed 4k+. Unfortunately, the email ID I used to log in is no longer active. So, I can't use it for logging into Stackoverflow. ...
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Can someone merge my accounts [duplicate]

I submitted a request for merging two accounts of mine yesterday: https://softwareengineering.stackexchange.com/users/45811/daniel merge delete https://softwareengineering.stackexchange.com/users/...
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Merge two Stack Exchange accounts

Yes, I have read the Stack Overflow help on how to merge accounts, but it does not explain how to merge two Stack Exchange accounts, each being linked with several of the subsites. I tried: to add ...
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Borrowing points from one Stack Exchange account for bounty on another? [duplicate]

I don't see an answer to this here, so: Can I borrow points from one Stack Exchange site for a bounty on another? Specifically, I want to move some points from one of my other Stack Exchange ...
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Side effect of merging bad account with good account?

This question is already answered here How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) but I have a slightly different from this one. ...
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Merging accounts [duplicate]

I answered a question without creating an account I guess. This account was somehow created for me. http://stackexchange.com/users/778707/favone Then I registered the name, but a new account was ...
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Recover SO account after google email was deleted [duplicate]

I deleted my google account a few months ago. And I can't restore deleted email. How can I restore or merge my old SO account with the new one?
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I lost all my data and reputation in SO [closed]

I know that this question has been asked before, but today when I logged into StackOverflow all my profile was gone: questions, reputation, profile data, everything! Can someone give me a hand on this?...
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Can someone merge my two accounts?

Over 48 hours ago I submitted a Contact Us item requesting help. Here are the details. I have a SO account which I've lost because I changed the email address associated with my google account -- ...
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How can I merge different accounts for Stack Exchange and Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

How do I consolidate all my accounts into one? I have this account on Stack Overflow Then this one shows up for my Stack Exchange How would I add them all together ?
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how to merge 2 different user names of a single user [duplicate]

I ended up with 2 user names for seasoned chef, I don't know how to merge them together, so that I get mails to the single inbox
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Merge via openid does not reassociate migrated questions

On Astro.SE we had a slight issue with a user who had asked a question on Space.SE that got migrated over. He seemed to have two accounts, and had logged in with account A, while the question was ...
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Are MyLogins part of merging two my accounts?

I have two account here, these accounts are already in merging process 1st original mKorbel (merge keep) with OpenID login 2nd mKorbel (merge delete) with Stack Exchange login Is Stack Exchange ...
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How can I undo a horcrux when I'm unable to go through a process of deep remorse for the murder committed to create the Horcrux?

I was trying to surf the net with Google Chromium today, and the first site I visited was stackoverflow.com. Since I visited as a visitor, I was searching the user of myself, and surprisingly found a ...
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Unlink account from Google [duplicate]

For some reason I have created my Stack Overflow account linked from my Google account. Can I create a Stack Exchange account and connect my existing Stack Overflow account to the new ...