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Questions tagged [merge-accounts]

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

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Merging two accounts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to access SO with multiple openid accounts? I use my facebook account to log in to stackoverflow. However I can not use this or yahoo or google account to log in from my ...
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Merged accounts don't show correct post count on network profile?

Not a big issue, but it seems the network profile counts might be off when accounts are merged. Example: for some time (about a week, possibly longer), a merged account has been showing only 1 ...
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Registration fails - No email is sent to me

I tried to merge this account with my previous, unregistered one. So I clicked on the link to recover my account and entered my email address. But I haven't received an email yet. I tried to register ...
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Downvotes removed on account merger

After a user requested their duplicate accounts be merged on Bio, I'm a little puzzled by their reputation. Account A posted a question which at the time of merger had 2 upvotes, 1 downvote. I ...
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does serial undownvote script kick in after duplicate accounts merge?

There is a user who managed to get sort of protection provided by the "serial" script so that their posts regularly get a portion of undownvotes when script kicks in (Reputation tab in the user ...
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Careers account refuses to link to stackoverflow account

I have >400 reputation on stack overflow, but my careers profile refuses to acknowledge that I have any stack overflow, programming, or server fault accounts. All of the stack overflow question sites ...
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I tried to login with Facebook and another account was created [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) How can I merge my two accounts? This one making this post ...
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Is it possible to merge my accounts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I've been using this account for a while, but my OpenID ...
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I was about to merge my stackoverflow account…how to protect my points [duplicate]

I have somehow two accounts with my ID for stats.stackexchange.com The account linked with Stackoverflow has reputation of 1 while that connected with crossvalidated has rep (31+2B). I guess this ...
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Is there a way to merge non-moderator accounts into a moderator account? [closed]

It's not a huge deal but I was wondering if it is in some way possible to merge unregistered users with moderator accounts. I found a few old questions/answers (for example, this is mine) that I ...
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How to transfer (merge) account from former company, (Google Apps)

I appear to have created an account using my former employer's Google Apps email; I can no longer access that email account but I can still log in to SO using a linked Yahoo account. I would like to ...
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When merging user accounts, dialog allows for users from other SE sites to be entered, causing improper merges

When a mod is given the dialog to merge an account with another, they typically prompt for the "master" user. Most of the time, we simply copy/paste the URL of the user into the box and all is well. ...
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account merge gone bad

Accidentally I've created two different accounts in the network: one with my main google openid and one with reserve one for some reason. The main account (with reserve openid) was pseudonymous but ...
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Request for an account merge [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) Can I have a question I asked before joining the site added ...
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How do I merge two accounts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I have created an account on Stack Overflow created with my ...
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How can I merge Stack Overflow account with my openID account [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I have an account in Stack Overflow ,later I came to know ...
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lost all points and bounties in account merge [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: 2 accounts de-merged. Many lost points. Top user status lost I was the top contributor for the quarter on the beta site quant.stackexchange.com with ~3700 reputation, and also ...
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Two accounts de-merged; many points and top user status lost

Two accounts were de-merged per Two accounts were merged, but they were used by different people but in the process, both users lost many points, and some bounties were exchanged. For example: Quant ...
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Transferring my reps from dormant account [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I have had two accounts on stackoverflow, while one being now ...
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I would like to merge my two accounts

I had an account with AskUbuntu and another one with StackOverflow. I have been trying to merge the two of them. How do I go about it? Thanks. PS: I just realize I might have created a third account ...
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The case for merging, and not destroying spam users

The case for merging, and not destroying spam users has not been made in time, and thus the spam user at Gaming has been destroyed, and with it more than a year's worth of information about sites that ...
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How can I un-merge two accounts?

About a month ago, I was logged in to Stack Exchange on either Stack Overflow or Game Dev SE. Then my brother came along, jumped on the computer, and thought he logged me out. But he actually clicked ...
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On one page, same person, different reputations

Matt asked this question. Matt answered that question (which isn't an answer). Both are joined before a week so I assumed he's one person. They have both same gravatar. http://phpcode.eu/images/...
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Account deleted for being a sock puppet, accounts merged

Today my account was suspended in SO for voting irregularities. I admit, I was abusing (though not necessarily for the rep points) and I deserve the suspension. However, I have a question. The "sock ...
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Multiple Accounts in Stack Overflow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) What's the SO policy about having multiple user accounts? ...
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Registered for an account with same email, lost all previous data [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I had 874196 userid for an unregistered account.When I ...
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Is there any way to merge my two accounts point of SO into one? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I have my main account that I have been using for quite some ...
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User account merge request - Two different profiles created [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I asked a question few days back for which I was awarded ...
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How to close (or merge) two stack overflow accounts created by mistake? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) tl;dr: Please merge this account into this, I want to retain ...
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I think I found some user accounts that should be merged; what do I do?

While reviewing the suggested edits queue I found a suggested edit to a question or answer that appeared to be submitted by the same person. Upon further research, I found that the user actually had ...
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Merging users causes exception, failure

I'm trying to merge two users on Programmers.SE: dreza1 (ID: 27800) dreza1 (ID: 27674) such that ID: 27800 is merged into ID 27674. However, when running the merge, an exception is thrown and the ...
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Re-uniting users with orphaned migrated questions

I had a question that was migrated to Stack Overflow from another site: Parsing in a textfile in C++ This arrived as an "orphaned question", i.e. it had a greyed-out accountless user. However, the ...
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How can I merge two Stack Overflow accounts and maintain all contributions? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) Can I merge two Stack Overflow accounts into single account? ...
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Where did my reputation and badges go?

I tried to associate my FB openid with my SO account and it logged me in as a new user with a 101 reputation. Now I can't seem to log into FB with my old history. How do I go about recovering my old ...
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Reset activity and reputation

Today, I logged in to SO on a new PC, and found my rep back at 101 with all activity erased. Any idea how to recover it?
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Why have my two accounts been merged without asking me?

I have two accounts, one is my main account and another one for the sally questions because I don't like these kind of questions to be exist in my main account. Yesterday, I've found that Stack ...
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Account merge may lead to user suggesting edits on own posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Points earned from approved edits persist after merging of accounts It is not uncommon for new users to lose their accounts and edit their posts with a new account, often with ...
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Points earned from approved edits persist after merging of accounts

This is in regards to this account on Math.SE. I saw a suggested edit to one of the questions the user posted, and since it looks reasonable, I approved it. Only afterwards did I realize that the ...
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What happens to reputation and content when two accounts are merged?

If I have two accounts on Stack Overflow, both with scores, comments, and data, what happens when I link the two? Is the data merged? Is the data from the user from whom the account been linked lost? ...
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Option, in answers, to merge a user with OP

Thinking of ways to make a common task easier for moderators. We've seen it a hundred times. A cookie-based user asks a question. Later, they log on from a different machine and cannot edit their ...
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How can I merge my accounts?

I have asked a few questions on Stack Overflow under different accounts. How can I merge my profiles so everything is under the same account?
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Can I recover a stack overflow account with a dead email address?

A while ago I tried to login to stack overflow, but I couldn't remember what email address I used when I registered. Now I've figured it out but the email address is dead, the domain no longer exists. ...
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Please merge my unregistered account

I have found many threads here asking for the merging of unregistered accounts. I am currently in the same situation. I would like to request that a moderator merge all my accounts tied to my email ...
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I registered my Stack Overflow account and lost all my privileges! [closed]

Just wondering if its normal that I lost all my Stack Overflow privileges and badges when I registered my account. I can no longer see any of the questions I was following either.
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Registration with my unregistered account

I am using this nickname which has some reputation and email. How can I properly register with this name and not lose my reputation, question and posts while having more privileges and the ability ...
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Multiple Stackoverflow Profiles [duplicate]

I just saw this, I have two Stackoverflow profiles, one tied to Facebook & one tied to Gmail. Is there a way to merge?
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Can accounts be merged? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can one link/merge/combine/associate two accounts/users? (Anonymous/unregistered/cookie or OpenID/registered) I have posted on tex.stackexchange as an unregistered user ...
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Is it possible to delete one of my accounts after they were merged?

My two different accounts were merged into a single one. So, I would like to delete one of the accounts. Is this possible? If yes, then how can I do this and is there any consequence to this on ...
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How do I import my questions from a “browser cookie-based” Stack Overflow account to an OpenID-based account? [duplicate]

How do I import my questions from a "browser cookie-based" Stack Overflow account to an OpenID-based account?
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Multiple accounts sharing an email address?

To help answer this question, I did some research into what how many user accounts share the same username or email. While usernames turned up a bunch of common first names, something thats expected, ...