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Should a user be able to list and see all their own questions that have been deleted, regardless of reputations?

If I am correct, a regular user is only allowed to list and see their questions that were deleted in the last 60 days, but not all their questions that have been deleted. By "regular", I ...
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New contributor experience on unix & linux

Instead of insta-deleting my 1h effort, you could: just give me the vote and let me do the work of deleting my question and moving the answer over to the other question close and give me a chance to ...
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how do I request that my question be deleted

I recently asked a question that was subsequently put on hold. I agree with the hold-reasons and think that this question should be deleted from the website. As the original poster, how do I make ...
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Users deleting their questions after receiving answer as comment (stop answering in comments)

This is related to Should we discourage people that delete their question after they receive an answer?, and to the AskUbuntu Meta question Please stop posting half answers and dumb advice as comments....
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How to find out which post I got the 'Peer Pressure' badge for?

I came back from a group meeting at the pub last night. When I woke up this morning I found I have the Peer Pressure badge, which I'm not sure I want but keep getting... (even for a good question that'...
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When is a post deleted?

When is a post deleted, either by the system automatically or by moderators manually? In particular, when a post is deleted by the system automatically, what is the criterion for taking the action? ...
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See recently deleted questions in a user profile

I got to review a question today, that looked very much like another one I had seen and commented on. I tried to find the "original" via the users profile page, but it indicated the user only had one ...
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Deleting questions

I just voted for deleting a question for the first time. If I understand that correctly then 15 votes are required to delete a question – and 18 users of this site (probably not all of them active) ...
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In what context would deleting your own question be a good thing?

There's a badge for deleting your own question with a score of 4 (IIRC) or higher, called "disciplined". Why would you ever want to delete your own question? There are two scenarios I can think of: ...
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Not able to view my earlier post!

Are all posts that I have posted till date available? If so where to search? To search my previous posts, I clicked my name on the top of the page. But there one post (regarding learning perl - web ...
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"deleted recent questions"

There's a link at the bottom of the questions tab on a user's profile page that reads "deleted recent question". That doesn't seem like correct English; it should say "recently deleted questions".
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Why was this question deleted by Community?

As far as I can tell this question wasn't a migration, it wasn't problematic, and it isn't an autodelete based on negative feedback (it even had an accepted answer). Why was it deleted by Community? ...
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recreating a rightfully deleted question

Today I started answering a question about pdf conversion (to djvu). The problem was already resolved as the conversion had been done by two helpful SX-ers, as was clear from the comments. I still ...
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