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are identical. Asked by the same user at the same time.

Flagging a question as a duplicate requires that both questions be on the same StackExchange board. Should there be a mechanism to flag cross-board duplicates or is it permitted?

  • If they are the same one will/should be eventually deleted, unless by the time it is noticed, both questions have different answers. Commented Sep 28, 2013 at 17:18

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You can choose other (needs ♦ moderator attention) as the flag and write whatever you want.

Just let us know that it's a duplicate and put the link to the question on the other site in there. That helps a lot :)

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